Marketing & Branding Leader. Speaker. Social Media Influencer.

Marketing & Branding Leader. Speaker. Social Media Influencer.

Akia Garnett, M.B.A. is an international business expert, speaker and social media marketing influencer.
Akia is Director of Marketing for the International Economic Development Council, and is coauthor of Seen and Sustained – Best Practices in Communication that Increase the Visibility of Small and Diverse Business.


Akia was featured in Huffington Post. See five points she shares to help you build and sustain a brand of influence. Read the full article. Ignite Your Influence: Improve Your Brand’s Visibility, Sustainability and Impact!

Looking for ThinkBIG by Akia Garnett?

This Week on ThinkBIG: Co-hosts for The Small Business Report on SeriusXM, Carl Brown and Sharrarne Morton spend time with Akia. Carl, Executive Director for the DCSBDC at Howard University and Sharrarne, Executive TV and radio producer share tips on everything from applying for small business support services, and how to refining your on – camera delivery to make a great impression. Building a small business and want to use social media to grow awareness? This is show for you! Watch the show.