Candace Bazemore is a Digital, Social Media and Marketing Consultant for businesses, nonprofits and women. Candace is the Vice President of Sales & Marketing for J. Lane Media, an Atlanta based design and marketing firm that specializes in digital and content marketing strategy.
Candace has held several key roles in the digital marketing space, including being the Senior Manager of Web and Digital Marketing for Cbeyond/Birch Communications, Director of Marketing and Communications for the Liberian Consulate, and Vice President and Digital Sales Product Development Manager at SunTrust Bank. Candace also founded Sister Girl News, a digital magazine and radio show with a large international following and she has thousands of articles, posts and interviews to her credit.
Candace believes in giving back to the community and currently serves as Amario’s Art Academy Board President, an Atlanta Film Festival Board member, and she is a member of the United Way of Greater Atlanta’s Women of Cole Council. Candace is the 2016-2017 Technology Training Chair for the Junior League of Atlanta (JLA). Candace won 2013 Committee of the Year as the Founding Chair of the JLA’s Leadership Institute and as 2004 American Business Women's Association Chapter Woman of the Year.
Candace is a part of Leadership DeKalb 2017, Georgia WIN List Academy 2017, Project Understanding 2015 Program and 2014 United Way VIP Program. Candace has served as President of the Atlanta Micro Fund and as an Ambassador for the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce.
Candace is a proud graduate of Clark Atlanta University, a Kennesaw State University KIP Program graduate and a Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Master (CSM).
A Newport News, Virginia native, Candace has made Atlanta her home for over 15 years.