WHO IS ANGELINA?
Angelina Darrisaw is a digital media strategist, career coach, and brand ambassador.
Most recently, Angelina was selected to serve as a national My Black is Beautiful and Pantene Pro-V brand ambassador and will work to inspire Black women across the country to be their most confident and beautiful selves. As an ambassador, Angelina has been featured in national print and on-air ads, including in Oprah, Ebony, and Essence magazines and on BET.
As a digital media strategist, Angelina earned her industry stripes through experiences with major media conglomerates, including Bloomberg, HBO, and ESPN. She is currently a Senior Manager of Digital Business Development at Viacom, where she identifies and develops strategic and profitable new business opportunities for Digital Media properties. She also serves her company by working to create professional development opportunities for all employees via her leadership for LGBT and Black employee resource groups, Emerge and the BEAT.
Angelina is passionate about sharing business and professional skills and has been invited to speak on the topic at high schools and universities. She employs this passion as editor for C-Suite Swag, using her acute understanding of business, music, and dressing for success to empower others to reach their goals in an ever evolving corporate landscape.
Angelina holds a B.A. in Political Science from Davidson College, an M.A. in Management from Wake Forest University, as a recipient of the highly competitive Hanesbrands, Inc. Corporate Fellowship, and a Certificate of Coaching from New York University. She now serves on the Wake Forest Schools of Business MA Development Council.
Angelina proudly serves on the board of Youth Communication, the steering committee for Alvin Ailey’s Young Patron Circle and is a Council of Urban Professionals 2014 Fellow. She is also a half-marathoner, a world traveler, two-time Top 20 finalist at Miss New York USA, and a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.
Angelina now serves on the steering committee for Alvin Ailey’s Young Patron Circle and is a Council of Urban Professionals 2014 Fellow. She is a half-marathoner, a world traveler, two-time Top 20 finalist at Miss New York USA, and a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.