CEO and founder of Buzz Marketing Group, a company that creates marketing strategies for clients within the beauty, entertainment, fashion, financial, and lifestyle sectors. She wrote the youth marketing handbook Chasing Youth Culture And Getting It Right as well as the teen series Mackenzie Blue.
She began her career at the young age of 16, when she started consulting and writing product reviews for a newsletter. She had the idea to start a business of her own when she was still a student at Hood College.
She has served on the Young Entrepreneur Council, the United Nations Foundation's Global Entrepreneurs Council, and The Franklin Institute's board of directors. Her list of honors include Essence's 40 Under 40, Billboard's 30 Under 30, Fast Company's 100 Most Creative People in Business, and Inc's 30 Under 30.
She was born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
She is a Pennsylvania-born entrepreneur like Mark Cuban.