Alfred A. Edmond Jr. is SVP/Executive Editor-at-Large of black enterprise, responsible for providing brand, marketing and content leadership as a member of the multimedia company’s senior management team. Prior to accepting his current position, Edmond was SVP/Chief Content Officer, responsible for overseeing all of the major franchises of black enterprise, including the magazine, television shows, web site, social media and live networking events. From 2008 through 2010, Edmond was SVP/Editor-in-chief of BlackEnterprise.com, helping to lead the transition of black enterprise from single-magazine publisher to digital-first multimedia company. From 1995 through 2008, Edmond was chief editor of black enterprise magazine.
A nationally recognized expert on business and economic trends, personal finance, leadership development and mentorship, Edmond is a sought-after public speaker and moderator. Since 2011, he has served as the host of Money Matters, a nationally syndicated radio feature of American Urban Radio Networks. Edmond appears regularly on television and nationally syndicated radio, including serving as a guest expert on MSNBC’s Your Business.
Together with his partner, personal growth speaker and trainer Zara D. Green, Edmond leads A2Z Personal Growth Enterprises, parent company of Grown Zone Relationship Education (GrownZone.com). Edmond and Green are also co-authors of the Loving In The Grown Zone: A No-Nonsense Guide to Making Healthy Decisions in the Quest for Loving, Romantic Relationships of Honor, Esteem and Respect (Balboa Press).
Edmond’s latest E-book, Buy Love, Get Trouble. Sell Love, Get Screwed: How Your Choices in Pursuit of Sex, Love and Relationships Impact Your Career, Business and Financial Success, is available at GrownZone.com/BuyLoveGetTrouble.