Sarah 'Sharky' Harkness
Become a Lotus...
This is my story
CEO, Mum, Woman in Tech & Survivor
Sharky as the Lotus
Sarah Harkness is the CEO of a global successful revenue optimization agency named Cattle Dog Digital, and founder of a not for profit project called Project Lotus.
Sarah has been helping businesses and executives around the world reach their full potential for many years. Serving the SaaS and cloud computing industry Sarah has worked for the worlds Fortune 500 companies pre-ipo (Salesforce, Marketo, Gitlab) and taken their solutions to new markets. Following her first decade in tech, she co-founded Cattle Dog Digital with her husband Luke.
Despite facing significant adversity in her life living with a life threatening condition diagnosed in the last 4 years, surviving 26 surgeries in and nearly dying , Sarah has emerged thriving and as a shining example of resilience and strength, determined to make a positive impact on the world. Sarah shares her story with millions of people around the world and is the author of “Guided By Giants”, a survival to thriving guide to overcome adversity, available on Amazon September 2023.
As the Lotus flower blooms beautifully from the mud, Sarah has blossomed into a remarkable woman who inspires others with her incredible energy, her unwavering determination, and her unrelenting passion for making the world a better place. Throughout her career, Sarah has been known for her sharp business acumen, her unwavering commitment to excellence, and her ability to motivate and inspire others. She has led her agency to great success, earning a reputation as a trusted partner for companies looking to improve their bottom line. But Sarah's contributions to the world go beyond just her professional accomplishments. She is a beacon of love and compassion, invented an abundance algorithm and colour chart for neurodivergent communication.
She has dedicated her life to helping others, and her infectious spirit of positivity and kindness has touched the lives of countless people. Sarah Harkness is truly a remarkable woman, and her story is a testament to the power of perseverance and the limitless potential of the human spirit.
Sarah suffers from life threatening Autonomic dysreflexia and POTS and spent almost 2 years in hospital during the pandemic. She’s suffered a stroke, had three brain shunts and many other interventions to save her life. Whilst alone, determined to find her people, she stumbled upon Peter Diamondis at Abundance 360 and decided nothing would ever get in her way again, and that having a strong mindset is the secret to overcoming adversity.
Over the years, Sarah Harkness has been recognized for her exceptional leadership skills and her ability to drive growth and success in her company. She is a sought-after speaker and mentor, and her insights on business and leadership have been widely published in leading business journals and magazines. Her passion for entrepreneurship and her commitment to helping others has made her one of the most respected figures in the business community.
Sarah Harkness is a true trailblazer in the business world. She has made a significant impact in her industry, and her legacy will continue to inspire and influence future generations of business leaders. Whether you're an aspiring entrepreneur or a seasoned business professional, there is much to learn from Sarah Harkness's example, and her story is a testament to the power of hard work, determination, and a passion for making a difference in the world by becoming your own lotus through applying abundance theory to anything you’re facing.
“Everything is possible when you realise you are the architect of your own reality.”
I can help you create yours and grow into a LOTUS.