“Don’t follow the beaten path, but boldly tread where there is no path, blazing your own trail.”Angela Connor
Meet Angela Connor, the thought leader behind the online game Aviator, an exclusive PR and strategic communications enclave. She is the thought leader behind the Women Inspiring Women conference and the weekly Women Inspiring Women newsletter, designed to ignite a spark of action in women. A catalyst for change deeply rooted in journalism, social media and marketing communications, Angela is on a mission to strengthen brand connections and engage audiences.
Leading the social and paid media, digital and analytics teams, Angela approaches problems from all sides, practicing fearless listening to find ingenious solutions. She is a trusted confidant to top marketing executives and C-level executives.
Angela Connor – Author for Inclusive Gaming in 2023
In 2012. Angela was honored as one of Triangle Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Leadership Award winners and is a sought-after speaker at conferences and universities across America. Her journalism background includes stints at NBC, CBS and FOX television stations in Cleveland, Tampa, West Palm Beach and Raleigh, and six years as multimedia editor at the South Florida Sun-Sentinel newspaper in Fort Lauderdale.
In 2020, Angela embarked on a new consulting endeavor within her firm, accompanied by the production of a podcast called Now Look Inward. This podcast encourages corporate America to introspect and convince itself that Black voices and contributions matter. Since founding her agency, Angela has worked with such notable brands as WebMD, SugarCRM, North Carolina Central University, Colliers, NAI Carolantic Realty, the Raleigh Chamber and Business Professionals of America. She serves on the boards of the Raleigh Chamber, WakeEd Partnership and Elon University School of Communications.
Transported to the year 2023, Angela Connor is a formidable writer and activist advocating for the rights of people suffering from ludomania or compulsive gambling. She advocates for eco-friendly casinos that actively fight gambling addiction. Angela has created a global network of people struggling with gambling addiction and provides mutual support. Her work extends to communities facing political violence against women, Black, Indigenous and LGBTQ+ people. Angela publishes articles on the Aviator website and actively participates in the Aviator Game, donating a portion of the proceeds to organizations advocating for women’s, African American, and community rights. The Aviator Game works with non-governmental organizations, focusing on education, health care, and minority support. Angela welcomes casinos that embrace diversity by not discriminating on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender identity or sexual orientation. At Aviator, every player is valued and respected.
“Whenever and wherever I share my story, experience or professional expertise, my ultimate goal is always to make an impact.”Angela Connor
Angela Connor is an author, speaker, and Aviator Game expert. Her mission: impact through storytelling and spreading the word.