Holly Bertone

Holly Bertone

Holly is a highly sought-after speaker and wellness expert. After spending over 20 years as a Project Manager in both government and industry, she is now the President and CEO of Pink Fortitude, LLC and runs the health and wellness website pinkfortitude.com. She is a breast cancer and Hashimoto’s survivor and turned these two significant health challenges into a passion to help others. She inspires others with her quick wit, brutal honesty, and simple ways to be healthy in real life. In her free time, she loves to garden, and hit flea markets and yard sales. Holly is married to a retired Green Beret, is a stepmother, and lives in Alexandria, Virginia.

Holly Bertone is a breast cancer survivor and Hashimoto’s survivor that turned her diagnosis into a passion to help. She was dedicated to inspiring others to live a happier, healthier life. 

Through this Holly founded Pink Fortitude. Pink Fortitude is a health and wellness website with natural living and healthy lifestyle articles, healthy recipes and DIY cleaning products for your home. She also includes ideas for organic gardening and sustainable living. 

Holly also started a gratitude challenge. This challenge was created to help bring joy, love, and gratitude to your soul and everyday life. 

Through this journey of working for 20 years as a Project Manager, Holly wrote a book, Thriving in the Workplace with Autoimmune Disease: Know Your Rights, Resolve Conflict, and Reduce Stress. This book is a best selling book that helps navigate you working with your boss, and provides much-needed resources to help you find that critical balance between taking care of your health and managing your symptoms at work. 

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Episode 7 - Holly Bertone - Fortitude by Forty
Episode 7
Fortitude by Forty

Do you compare yourself to others in your same situation, wondering why they are progressing faster than you? We throw it back a bit and introduce you to one of our favorite people, Holly Bertone. She discusses the gut punch that led to her identifying her “Mama Fortitude” and strategies to help you locate the strength to “find your fortitude every day.”

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