Mar 16, 2020
Velera Wilson is a speaker, author, and consultant who has spent
over fifteen years leading marketing strategy and driving millions
in revenue for Fortune 500 brands including AT&T, Fiserv and
Verifone. She is also the founder of Positive Identity, a company
that helps ambitious women lead with confidence in their career,
relationships, and everyday life.
Some of her most popular written guides include “Six Steps to Negotiate the Salary You Deserve Without Letting Fear Override,” and “Four Tips to Nail Your Next Interview,” and shows women how to own their professional worth.
Recognized as a female leader in her industry, in 2018 Velera was selected to join Money20/20’s RiseUp global accelerator program for women and served as the program’s 2019 U.S. Ambassador.
A big believer in paying it forward, she’s served as a mentor to women through the American Marketing Association, National Black MBA Association, and others across the country.
When she’s not working, Velera loves to travel and spend time with her husband, family and friends.
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