Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Suits, Stilettos and Lipstick® mission?

Our mission is to create a women’s movement that will empower women to live a healthy, happy, balanced and purposeful life. We accomplish this by offering our members unique learning and networking opportunities that are gender ­specific, inspirational, educational and fun. We utilize a multi­dimensional approach that is strategically designed to promote self, spiritual and professional growth while fostering a true sisterhood among our members. Our online and live events include conferences, webinars, teleconferences, retreats, workshops, seminars, networking opportunities, coaching, mentoring and much more. Click here for more details.

Why should I join Suits, Stilettos and Lipstick®?

Suits, Stilettos and Lipstick® (SSL) is truly a sisterhood of supportive, heart-centered, and spirited women that come from all walks of life.  We come in different ages, shapes, shades and sizes. We are SASSY (Smart, Assertive, Strategic, Selfless and Young-at-heart). Whether you are looking for self-improvement tools, social or business connections or career and business development, SSL is here for you. Our motto is that once you are part of SSL, you will never have to do life alone. We are women focused, but guy friendly. We welcome everyone that believes and supports the empowerment of women. If there is not a SASSY Community in your area and you are interested in starting one, please contact  us at here.  Click here to see the benefits of membership.

Is Suits, Stilettos and Lipstick® a professional or social organization?

It is both and then some. SSL provides women the tools and the connections for them to grow professionally, personally and spiritually. We recognize that every woman has different goals and needs, but what unites us is the desire to live a well-balanced, healthy and happy life.

What are the principles of Suits, Stilettos and Lipstick®’s model?

We operate under 4 major simple principles:

  1. Women that are well-balanced, healthy and happy create a well-balanced, healthy and happy world.
  2. Business is best done with people you connect with and trust.
  3. Female attributes are an asset in business, community and at home.
  4. People are at their optimum when they have balance between soul, mind and body.

Who are your members?

Our membership is primarily made up of professional women that want it all.  We want to have a successful career, but we also want to live life to its fullest.  We are doctors, lawyers, teachers, entrepreneurs, poets, motivational speakers, coaches, therapists, community leaders, politicians, philanthropists, housewives, human rights advocates, healthcare practitioners, and women going through transition.  We are moms, wives, daughters, sisters, friends and lovers. We come in different ages, shapes, shades and sizes. We welcome you as you are. We have also opened up membership to men that want to support women. We call our men “SASSY Cats”.

Is Suits, Stilettos and Lipstick a 501c3 nonprofit organization?

Yes, it is now. Suits, Stilettos and Lipstick and the LipstickFoundation have merged and now we are Suits, Stilettos and Lipstick Foundation, a 501c3 nonprofit organization whose mission is to empower women and children.

Are men allowed to become members?

Yes.  Although we are women focused, we are definitely guy-friendly. Men are welcome to join the “SASSY Cats” division of our organization. Men receive all of the benefits of a Premium membership, but some of the events are restricted to just the ladies. Men join our organization to show their support for the women’s movement.

If I am unable to attend an event that I paid for, may I get a refund?

You may cancel your registration at anytime by notifying us, but there are no refunds, no exceptions. Carryover of your payment to future events is also not permitted. You may however send someone in your place for the event registered, as long as you notify us in advance.

How do I renew my membership?

We know that SSL women are busy! So we have made membership renewal easy for you.  Your membership will be set to renew automatically so that you don’t have to the think about it and you never miss receiving your member only benefits!  You will be notified via our automated system 2 weeks before your renewal date to let you know that your membership will be renewed automatically unless you notify us that you would like to cancel. At the time of renewal, you may also change your membership to Basic (free), which never expires. However, you will lose the benefits that come with being a Premium level member.  Click here to review benefits of membership levels.

Can I edit my Premium online member profile?

Of course!  We love to know what’s new with you.  You can edit your profile at anytime by logging into your account.  Basic membership level does not include an online member profile.

Can I attend an event even though I am not a member?

Yes! We love having guests!  However they must create a Basic membership account (FREE) and pre-register to attend our events. Of course, you will receive discounts and many other benefits as a Premium member.  Click here to compare membership levels.

Can I start a SASSY Community in my city, if there is not one already there?

Absolutely.  We are looking for resourceful, determined, and passionate women that would like to spread our message about women empowerment. Our SASSY Community Presidents are hired as independent contractors. You can do it part-time to supplement your income or you can build it to be a full-time very lucrative business. It is totally up to you. The most important qualifications for being a SASSY Community President are to have the desire to do it and to have the willingness to step out of your comfort zone to do what it takes to get it done. Click here to read more about starting a SASSY Community.

What is the Lipstick Foundation (formerly known as the Women's International Holistic Council)?

Lipstick Foundation (formerly known as the Women’s International Holistic Council)  is our charity partner.  It is a 501c3, nonprofit organization founded also by Dr. Elizabeth King. The mission of the organization is to empower women and children. Most of our events a portion of the proceeds benefit Lipstick Foundation.  Every year, we donate thousands of dollars to local charities. SSL believes in giving back to our community. It is a major part of who we are as an organization.

How do I become a sponsor?

If you want to reach thousands of women, gain visibility for your brand, showcase your corporate support for diversity and inclusion initiatives and show your support for the advancement of women, contact our office at or call (954) 903-9426 for sponsorship opportunities and benefits.

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