Apr 28, 2021
12pm - 1pm EST
This will be a virtual event hosted on Zoom. You’ll receive an email with the meeting details 48 hours in advance.
Join this midday Young Professionals meet-up to learn the who, what, when, where, and why, of mentorship
Question: What can I expect when attending a YP Meetup?
Answer: Our virtual meetups are informal, our discussions are open. The hour goes fast! Topics include career development, real work challenges; and of course, all things marketing. Generally, our sessions are facilitated by a connected marketing professional with deep experience in the topic of the day- Angela Connor is just that.
Our topic for 4/28: Building Your Personal Board
Your Squad of Cheerleaders, Advisors, Mentors, and Advocates
We’ll start the conversation with these Questions:
Angela Connor: Founder and CEO Change Agent Communication
Angela is the Founder and CEO of Change Agent Communications, a boutique PR and Strategic Communications firm here in Raleigh that helps organizations navigate change and communicate when the stakes are high and when they have stories to tell.
At home in newsrooms and boardrooms, Angela spent 16 years at news organizations including NBC affiliates in Cleveland, Tampa, Miami, West Palm Beach, and the South Florida Sun-Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale before moving to the agency world where she led paid media, social media, digital and analytics teams at global agencies as an Executive Vice President.
Angela was an early navigator of the uncharted waters of social media, developing policies, strategies, and award-winning campaigns for brands in the B2B and B2C space across a wide variety of industries, including healthcare, technology, financial services, and higher education. and led the social media strategy for the White House Council of Community Solutions under President Barack Obama’s administration. She’s a Triangle Business Journal 40 Under 40 Leadership Award Recipient, serves on several boards including the Raleigh Chamber of Commerce and Elon University’s School of Communications, and has two daughters, whom she says she is raising to be phenomenal women.
AMA Triangle Members: Complimentary