Tina Wells is a business strategist, advisor, author, and the founder of Elevation Tribe, a community and quarterly publication she created to help women launch, grow and lead their businesses with a focus on women of color.

For over two decades she led Buzz Marketing Group, an agency she founded at age 16 with clients like Dell, The Oprah Winfrey Network, Kroger, Apple, P+G, Johnson & Johnson, and American Eagle that Tina connected with her network of 30,000 buzzSpotters®and 7,000 “momSpotters”, all influential miillennials and passionate end-consumers.

Tina is also the author of six books, including the best-selling tween fiction series Mackenzie Blue and the marketing handbook, Chasing Youth Culture and Getting It Right.

Tina’s board positions have included THINX, the United Nations Foundation’s Global Entrepreneurs Council and Young Entrepreneur’s Council. She has also served as the Academic Director for Wharton’s Leadership in the Business World Program at the University of Pennsylvania and is a member of the 2017 Class of Henry Crown Fellows within the Aspen Global Leadership Network at the Aspen Institute.