Luvvie Ajayi
Luvvie Ajayi
Luvvie Ajayi is a New York Times best-selling author, blogger, speaker and digital strategist who thrives at the intersection of comedy, technology and activism. As the voice behind AwesomelyLuvvie.com, she strives to leave the world better than she found it. In 2009, she teamed with Red Pump Project, a nonprofit that raises awareness about the impact of HIV/AIDS on women and girls. She serves as the national nonprofit’s Executive Director, managing a team working to empower, educate and drive conversation about the epidemic across four states. They have earned a Congressional Record from the U.S. House of Representatives and Resolutions by the Illinois State Senate and the City Council of Chicago. A sought-after speaker, Luvvie leverages her background in marketing, communications and new media to present on topics related to blogging, branding and activism. She also runs AwesomelyTechie.com, a site for writers, small business owners and everyday people looking to use technology to make their lives easier. Luvvie, who chosen as a 2015 Black Innovator by XFINITY Comcast, uses her platform to discuss pop culture as well as gender and racial justice.