My name is Anissa King
Ms. King is the Founder & Executive Director of the Ms. Corporate America Organization (MCAO); a business-friendly competition highlighting female founders and corporate professionals. It is the only competition where business and beauty take center stage. King is also the President & CEO of PR REdefined Inc.; a minority, women-owned publicity & consulting firm. She further enjoys serving others in numerous capacities as a Licensed Travel Agent, Holistic Health Coach, Notary and Credit Repair Specialist.
In addition to King's entrepreneurial background, she has 15+ years’ experience in PR, Marketing, Event Management, Education, Nonprofit Management, Senior-Level Administration, and Healthcare Management. She obtained her B.A. Degree in Interpersonal & Organizational Communication from University of South Florida, MA Degree in Management & Leadership from Webster University and Doctorate of Philosophy Degree in Entrepreneurship & Business Administration.
In 2020, during the COVID-19 pandemic, King established The Pay It Forward Project, Inc. (PFP); a resource and advocacy organization for homeless individuals who have been marginalized in society. Under the umbrella of PFP, Inc., she hosts the HOPE in Motion walk; a fundraising walk to raise funding and awareness for the homeless community.
Congruent to King’s desire to give back to the community, she is a current board member for SheSpeaksSolutions, Inc. and Orange County Research & Development Board. She is also a supporter of PACE Center for Girls, Orange, currently volunteers with local organizations, to include Give Kids the World and Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida and is a proud member of Gamma Phi Delta Sorority, National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) - Orlando Chapter and Women on the Rise Orlando.
The three things that King is most passionate about are: helping individuals and organizations expand their brand reach, women empowerment, and community service. Her ultimate mission in life is to inspire others to pursue their passion & live out their dreams.