WORLD TOP MODEL MS 2022
Lidia Szczepanowski exemplifies the real-life embodiment of the words “success, independence, entrepreneurship and glamour”. Lidia has acquired a plethora of knowledge over the years in her roles as a litigation attorney, business strategist, entrepreneur, media producer and host, keynote speaker, black belt in karate, and international beauty queen. Most importantly, she is passionate about “giving back” through proactive “hands-on” participation in philanthropy and philanthropic activities.
Philanthropy and playing an active role in the improvement of the human condition have long been Lidia’s most consuming motivations. In 2007, she founded the National Organization for Women’s Safety Awareness (NOWSA), a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit that helps raise awareness about the frequency of sexual assault and other forms of violence and harassment against women and teens in our society and initiates calls to action that help stop it. The charity does this by focusing on education and advocating for social change through educational outreach programs, awareness initiatives and events. www.TheNOWSA.org.
Lidia’s 30 plus years of legal expertise has a well-deserved reputation of excellence, and she provides smart, high-quality, and sensible legal and business solutions to new businesses, innovators, and entrepreneurs. www.AskLidiaTheLawyer.com. Lidia has appeared in numerous media outlets as a legal, personal safety expert and entrepreneurial consultant and has been a keynote speaker for educational institutions and other organizations. In addition to her winning record as a lawyer, black belt, women’s lifestyle and personal safety expert, and entrepreneur, Lidia has also managed to incorporate some glamour into her life. She holds the titles of Mrs. New York America 2006, Mrs. New York International 2009, Mrs. Corporate America 2013, and, in 2017, she won the international title of Ms. World Elite.
Lidia is also the owner of Everything Lidia, Inc., a multi-platform luxe lifestyle enterprise that celebrates smart, stylish, stiletto-clad women & all their fabulousness. The company is devoted to providing practical and thought-provoking information, insights, and ideas through seminars, including “Stylish Safety” awareness programs, speaking engagements, social and other media offerings and products which encourage women to live even more successful, passionate, fulfilling, confident, safe, and glamorous lives. www.EverythingLidia.com. Everything Lidia, Inc. offerings include the award winning and patented SCULPTURA® [Sculpt-It-Your-Way] Shapewear clothing line which is a physical manifestation of the decades of unique experiences and useful information Lidia picked up along the way. SCULPTURA® has developed beautifully crafted garments that subtly transform the human form by accentuating the body’s contours not just compressing them. Each of the lines 5 dress styles feature an inbuilt wireless bra area, 4-way stretch fabrics, and interior pockets that cradle optional curve-enhancing accessories in the bust and booty area which all combine to create the perfect curve-loving silhouette for all shapes and sizes. www.SculpturaFashions.com.
Lidia recently won the prestigious “FABcon Top 100 FAB (fashion, apparel, beauty) Leaders Award”, she was selected twice by the Long Island Business News as one of “Long Island’s Top 50 Most Influential Women in Business”, she was presented the “Woman of Distinction” Award from the New York State Assembly, the “Best Corporate Communicator” Award by the Fair Media Council and she was selected as “Women of the Year 2021” by Model Citizens Magazine. She also volunteers her time as legal counsel for several charities, and she is currently the Director of Marketing for the New York Boutique Lawyers Networking Group (NYBLNG).
Lidia continues to use her growing celebrity status, extensive legal background, vast business and leadership skills, practical marketing, management and public relations knowledge, approachability, and unique insights to make a positive difference in people’s lives by educating and motivating them to realize their true self-worth and reach their maximum achievement potential while enjoying the ride and attaining genuine happiness.