Affinity Inc Magazine announces the addition of Terri Quinton, President of Q2 Marketing Group LLC and CEO & Principal of Alliance of Diversity Printers LLC, to the magazine’s advisory board as of September 1, 2017.
“Ms. Quinton has worked with our parent company on several previous projects and I look forward to her value-added expertise as an advisor while building our reputation within the LGBTQ supplier diversity inclusion market,” said Affinity Inc magazine publisher, Christopher Miller.
According to Miller, Ms. Quinton has long been associated with the diversity market and has proactively contributed her time and efforts to minority and women-owned business inclusion.
Most notably, Terri Quinton was the first female elected to chair the National Minority Supplier Development Council’s Minority Business Enterprises Input Committee (MBEIC) representing over 17,500 minority owned businesses and 1,000,000 employees nationwide. She served in this position for six years and represented minority-owned businesses as the single voice on the senior-level Executive Committee and Board of Directors of the National Minority Supplier Development Council. Quinton continues to serve the minority business committee as the Chair Emeritus.
In addition, she currently sits on the board of directors for Women Business Council – Southwest, Dallas/Fort Worth Minority Supplier Diversity Council, Celebrating Life Foundation (an organization encouraging women of color breast cancer survivors and breast cancer awareness), and volunteers with WINGS to assist young women entrepreneurs starting a business.
“I am delighted to be a part of the Affinity Advisory Board. I believe Chris and his team have the right heart and direction to provide proper coverage of the LGBTQ business community and their efforts to grow their businesses, said Ms. Quinton. “I look forward to assisting in any way I can.”
Affinity Inc magazine will benefit from Quinton’s business development experience and collaborate with the publisher on the magazine’s messaging and digital marketing initiatives.
“Ms. Quinton’s previous insights have assisted the magazine in the past, “ said Miller “And I look forward to her guidance and direction with Affinity Inc magazine’s goal to expand our readership via digital and print channels. She’s an incredible asset to our organization.”
Terri L. Quinton is CEO and President of Q2 Marketing Group LLC, an award-winning marketing and business development firm servicing small and mid-sized firms. Her firm works to assist these companies in messaging and connecting to prime target markets in the most economically and efficient method. Quinton is also a Principal of the Alliance of Diversity Printers LLC (ADP-LLC), a printing, warehousing and fulfillment firm with a national footprint. She is especially committed to efforts to help women of color and young entrepreneurs grow their businesses. This includes encouraging more women and minorities to enter fields related to science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Quinton has a computer science degree from Kansas State University and holds an MBA from Southern Illinois University.