What We Stand For
Exceptional HEROES™ is a mission-driven, women minority-owned company. The pillars of our community are Listen, Love, Connect™. We believe in giving voice to those who need it the most, embracing the whole spectrum of mental and emotional diversity and promoting the sense of empowerment and togetherness.
Founder • Creator • Mental Health, Disability Rights, and Sexual Assualt Advocate
Savanna Palafox is the mind and the soul behind Exceptional HEROES™. Her mission-driven empathy, personal background, and expertise on animal-assisted therapy lead to the vision of a holistic therapeutic device.
Co-Founder • Chief Executive Officer
Georgie Palafox co-founded Exceptional HEROES™ alongside her daughter. She is responsible for the business strategy, supply chain, and marketing of our therapeutic device.
EVP, Compliance and Vendor Management
Doris invested and helped launch Exceptional HEROES™ alongside her granddaughter, Savanna. She is responsible for daily operations, making sure that everything runs smoothly – from compliance to shipping.
Board member • Advisor • International Mental Health and Trauma Expert
Somiari is an internationally renowned expert helping people around the world overcome the consequences of traumatic events. One of her long-lasting commitments is providing support to survivors of Boko Haram attacks and kidnappings in Nigeria. Her 15 years of expertise in mindfulness, spirituality, and mental wellness guided us on each step of the Exceptional HEROES™ journey.
Advisor • Independent Manufacturing Consultant
With experience in business and healthcare spanning across the decades, Melanie provides in-depth insights into supply chain and manufacturing optimization. She is an integral part of the pre-production team for Exceptional HEROES™.
Advisor • Business and Development Consultant
Pete has been helping small businesses across America establish contacts and build business models they need to thrive. His support and enthusiasm are helping Exceptional HEROES™ in strategic relationships, and so much more.
Head of Creative • Digital Strategy
Dmitry has extensive international expertise as a UX/UI designer. He shapes branding, corporate identity and Web presence of Exceptional HEROES™, accentuating the brand’s unique nature and appeal.
Web Development • Project Management
Web development expert helping Exceptional HEROES™ vision to come to life in terms with scalability in mind.
Editor • Copywriting • Content Strategy
An experienced communicator, Aleksei helps the Exceptional HEROES™ family find their voice and tell the world the amazing story of their journey.
Logistics • Chief Papa
Michael made Exceptional HEROES™ possible by being a caring grandfather. He supports Savanna in everyday life and makes sure she feels the love of her family everywhere she goes so that she can unleash her creativity and build a world of better mental health for everyone, everywhere.
King Digital Marketing
KDM is a full-service production company based in Phoenix, AZ. Their goal is to create useful, compelling, beautiful visuals for a range of clients.