Ilene Sawka is a successful communications consultant and creativity coach with an international reputation. She has led seminars and workshops in Sweden, Norway, Iceland, Great Britain, Spain, Germany Greece, Thailand, and the US. Among her clients are Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB, SAS Airlines, Robert Bosch GmbH, Electrolux, H&M Fashion Group, Scandinaviska Enskilda Banking Group, and the Swedish Foreign Ministry.
Ilene is founder of The Artists’ Ark, a group project for personal development designed for anyone who wants to access his or her inner powers of creativity. She is co-founder of Soul Profit, a company designed to enhance personal development. At Skyros Centers in Greece and Thailand she is a facilitator of creative communication, improvisation, writing and other expressive arts.
Ilene holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education from the University of Wisconsin and achieved master practitioner in Neuro-Linguistic Programming at the Scandinavian NLP Institute in Stockholm. She has taken courses in psychology at Northwestern University in Illinois, performance art courses at Esalen Institute in California, and creative drama at the University of Gothenburg and the University of Stockholm. She completed anatomy, physiology and alternative medicine courses at Columbo South Hospital in Sri Lanka, Axelssons Institute in Stockholm, and San Fernando Valley Hospital in Los Angeles.