Anika Grant

Anika D. Grant is the Associate Director, Sponsorship at ESSENCE Magazine overseeing sponsorship activation, sales and strategy for the largest live event in the country, the ESSENCE Festival. Over the past decade, she has lead sponsorship and partnership marketing efforts in a diverse set of industries including entertainment, sports and non-profits. An entrepreneur at heart, she is driven by the desire to not only innovate but to find ways to impact social change through her work.