Teneshia founded EGAMI Group in 2007 On Purpose. She has accumulated more than a decade of experience in multicultural marketing, project management and inspirational life coaching as a purpose-driven individual.
As CEO, Teneshia has led the agency from a dream concept to a thriving multi-million dollar business, delivering award-winning work for major brands, such as Procter & Gamble, Verizon Wireless, Dasani, Rosa Regale, General Motors, Target, KFC, Major League Baseball, Delta and more. In 2012, Teneshia released her first book, Profit With Purpose: A Marketers Guide to Deliver Purpose-Driven Campaigns to Multicultural Audiences, which earned rave reviews as the first-of-its-kind to be focused on multicultural, purpose-driven marketing.
Teneshia is the recipient of a number of career awards, including the coveted Black Enterprise Rising Star Award, Black Enterprises Forty Under 40, AdColor MVP and The Network Journals Forty Under 40 Award. Shes also been featured in Entrepreneur magazine, Essence magazine and Black Enterprise, along with guest appearances on ABC News and The Steve Harvey Show for her entrepreneurial and purpose-inspired successes.
Mike has enjoyed an illustrious career spanning the last two decades in music, entertainment, marketing, fashion, business development and tourism.
He is driven by integrity and authenticity, which underscore his On Purpose approach to work. These qualities have enabled him to collaborate with some ofthe world’s best-known artists and brands. As the Chief Relationship Officer of EGAMI Group, Mike connects brands to urban and multicultural consumers through culture and community and covets the relationships he’s built and nurtured with clients, influencers, talent and media alike.
Mike’s stellar reputation led to his selection as the Tourism Ambassador to Antigua and Barbuda, where he impacts tourism growth via his industry relationships and expertise in marketing and communications.
As a seasoned global consumer brand marketer and communications strategist, Laura is expert in helping companies use creativity and omni-channel strategies to turn consumers into brand champions On Purpose.
Enjoying a more than 25-year career, she has helped shape the great stories brands tell to catapult their products, elevate their position, disrupt the status quo, engage consumers in meaningful ways and grow a business. Whether a Fortune 10 company or start-up, reinventing brands, launching products, cultivating conversations that drive action and delivering unexpected ideas is her passion. In this high-touch, high-tech world, critical to communications and marketing success, and a measurable return on ideas is the right strategy to not just win with audiences, but also, compel them to advocate. From helping clients think differently and take creative risks, Laura relies on strategy to get clients out of their comfort zone, channel creative thinking in new ways and nurture business for growth.
Liv is a senior public relations executive and strategist with more than a decade of consumer experience helping brands be On Purpose to effectively reach their targets. Her experience spans various consumer categories, with a special concentration in beauty (both prestige and mass) products, CPG, entertainment, and lifestyle. She has managed communications efforts for global brands, such as Johnson & Johnson, Neutrogena, Bath & Body Works and Procter & Gamble’s with brands including Crest, Tide, Downy, PUR and Duracell.
Liv has a proven track record in successfully developing robust media and influencer programs that deliver on business objectives. With her knowledge of media strategy and engineering strategic partnerships, Liv leads EGAMI Group in client services, counsel, program development and public relations.
Cammillia is a solid strategist and leader in financial services, having earned a respected position in the industry through her On Purpose approach to carefully managing client budgets.
She brings to the agency more than 11 years of experience working in the government contracting industry, as well as Corporate Finance, Operations Management, Strategic Planning and Organizational Leadership, and Change and Risk Management. In 2016, Cammillia received the honor of being named to The Network Journals 40 Under Forty as one of the top individuals whose professional accomplishments significantly impacted an industry or profession, and who made an important contribution to their community. As an executive on EGAMI Groups senior leadership team, she plays a critical role in managing the agencys business operations and finances.
During her more than 18-year career, Jackie has dedicated herself to being a voice On Purpose for inclusivity and acceptance within industry. Jackie began her career in television and radio production and migrated towards advertising ten years ago. As Head of Talent and Operations, Jackie supervised and directed all talent and human resources initiatives in various agencies. She has developed and implement strategies and programs to ensure talent diversity and retention while managing organizational structure and staffing levels to accomplish agency goals and objectives. Jackie is dedicated to diversity and culture and leads by accomplishing the agency philosophy to effectively promote principles On Purpose as a cultivator, supporter, and champion of multicultural talent.