Annetta Wilson is President of Annetta Wilson Media Training & Success Coaching.
A Certified Mastery Coach and Certified Trainer, Wilson is a business strategist specializing in presentation skills training, communication skills coaching and media training for executives, entrepreneurs and subject-matter experts. She also coaches individuals on personal and work-related communication issues.
She has coached on-air journalists at CNN, coached for Walt Disney World's Ambassador Program and trained executives at AAA and Tupperware Brands, among others.
An award-winning journalist, Annetta logged over three decades in the broadcast industry as a television news anchor, reporter, producer, talk show host and writer. She's held management positions as a community affairs director and marketing director.
She holds the distinction of being the first African-American weekday evening news anchor in Central Florida history. Her work placed her in the top 20 on the "Golden 50," a list of broadcasters whose work made a significant impact in Central Florida (Source: RogerSimmons.com).
The American Heart Association, the Telly Awards, Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children and the Community Action Network have honored her work.
In 2009, she was named one of 15 "Women Who Mean Business" by the Orlando Business Journal. The African-American Chamber of Commerce of Central Florida named Annetta the "2004 Phenomenal Woman in Business." She is a Hall of Fame inductee of the Central Florida Association of Black Journalists and Broadcasters and has been a guest editorial writer for the Orlando Sentinel newspaper.
Ms. Wilson was national emcee for the Office Depot Success Strategies Conference for Businesswomen in six major U.S. cities.
Annetta is a Premier Coach for eWomen Network, the largest online networking community for businesswomen in North America. She is a member of the International Association of Coaching.
Wilson is one of 8 coaches featured in the book, "Coaching for Success" (Insight Publishing), and is a contributing author to the book, "Inspiration to Realization: Real Women Reveal Proven Strategies for Personal, Business, Financial and Spiritual Fulfillment," Volume Three (Love Your Life Publishing). She publishes an online newsletter called "For Success" (www.SpeakWithEase.com).
Annetta graduated Summa cum Laude from Florida A&M University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. She serves on the Board of Visitors for the School of Journalism and Graphic Communication at FAMU and the boards of directors of Give Kids the World and BETA Center, an organization that focuses on teen moms and at-risk families.