A Passion for Life
Get to Know Sunnie
Sunnie Givens is a Hospitality Expert , Author and Founder of Sunny House, a hospitality, personal growth and creative arts company for women and girls.
She created Sunny House Urban Bed and Breakfast Collection to host women in a positive creative community. When you stay at Sunny House B&B, you will feel like Sunnie is personally hosting you, as she would her family and friends.
Sunnie has over ten years of experience working in the hospitality industry and a lifetime of experience in service-oriented businesses through various entrepreneurial pursuits. Sunnie has developed a passion for boutique style hospitality which provides excellent customer service in an intimate setting.
Growing up modestly in Chicago, with a deep-rooted love for jazz, Sunnie’s life was transformed after being exposed to enthusiastic women who loved art,music,culture and travel. She was inspired to become a transformational coach that uses her life experiences to enrich the lives of women, like herself by hosting monthly events and Day Retreats.
In 2015, Sunny House books was created. Sunnie published the book “Get up, Get out and Go” which aims to inspire women to “Unleash their Inner Girl!” with so many professional and entrepreneurial women breaking through the glass ceiling, Sunnie believes that on occasion there is a need to unwind and rejuvenate by intentionally making time to play.
Sunnie is also the Founder and Chief GIFTER for The GIFT Foundation, (Givens International Foundation For Togetherness), a non-profit organization that brings women and girls together to experience arts and culture through enrichment activities, travel and gifting projects.
Sunnie’s interests are real estate investing and design. A jazz lover and singer who enjoys reading,traveling,creative arts and cooking foods from many cultures. She also enjoys spending time with her three adult children and grandchildren. Her passion is volunteering and gifting within her community and with various organizations around the world.
Sunny House Urban Bed and Breakfast will hold its Grand Opening in Chicago in the summer 2017. Sunnie splits her time in Chicago, Dallas and Los Angeles where she has businesses, family and friends.