Looking for a passionate, experienced, knowledgeable sales and marketing trainer, business coach, speaker or media expert?

Dr. Lori A. Manns is in a word, a trailblazer.  Her mission is to help trailblazing entrepreneurs grow and scale their businesses. By empowering entrepreneurs to use their innate, brilliant, unique, gifts and skills to make a bigger impact Dr. Lori is transforming lives one at a time.  Her big goal is to help one million women entrepreneurs to live the life of their dreams and fulfill their destiny through entrepreneurship.

As an intuitive problem solver, Dr. Lori enjoys helping business owners accelerate past their biggest challenges in order to emerge, excel and elevate to trailblazing success. As a sought-after speaker, trainer, and coach, it is Dr.  Lori’s passion to help other purpose driven, leaders and founders to become the “go-to experts” in their industry or niche.

Dr. Lori is the President and founder of Quality Media Consultant Group, a consultancy firm specializing in business strategies that provide increased clientele, brand visibility, and revenue.  Lori’s work empowers and equips companies and small businesses to grow by utilizing magnetic marketing strategies and soulful sales solutions.

With a background in media, Dr. Lori is a skilled and strategic media buyer. She is efficient and proficient in placing advertising campaigns across all platforms including TV, radio, Internet, print, direct mail and outdoor advertising, streaming, etc.

Since establishing QMC Group in 2009, Lori has received the following awards and recognition: Spotlight features in Shout Out Atlanta and Voyage Atlanta (2021, 2023), Transforming Women Entrepreneurs (TWE), Business Woman of the Year (2017), Live Your Legacy Leadership Award (2015), Women in Leadership Development and Empowerment Service Award by W.I.L.D.E., Inc. (2014), the Rising in Community Excellence Award by Carter Unlimited, Inc. (2014) and the SWIBA Business on the Rise Award by Stiletto Woman Media (2013). Lori was also recognized as a Super Tuesday Awards finalist by Atlanta Business League in 2012 and received the Business Superstar Award by People You Need To Know Magazine in 2010.

Additionally, Dr. Lori was recognized and honored as a media expert and featured entrepreneur in Who’s Who in Black Atlanta, from 2011 to 2021 consecutively.

Prior to founding QMC Group, Lori served as Senior Multi-Media Account Manager for two of the largest radio groups in the country, CBS Radio and Cox Radio.  During her tenure with CBS Radio and Cox Radio, Lori serviced Fortune 500 companies and provided advertising, sales and marketing solutions resulting in a profitable return on investment for her clientele.

Dr. Manns has career experience in business development, marketing communications, branding, and media buying and serves as a marketing mentor, media buyer and business strategist to various small and medium size businesses in Georgia and across the U.S.

With a strong passion for philanthropy, Dr. Manns enjoys giving back. She is founder and president of Live Healthy & Thrive Youth Foundation,  Inc., an Atlanta based, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to fostering and promoting children’s health. Lori believes it is critical to “pay it forward” in terms of education and empowerment for children who represent the future leaders of tomorrow.

Dr. Manns holds a bachelor’s degree in mass communications, from Auburn University in Montgomery.  She is a graduate of the 2010 Class of Leadership Dekalb in Dekalb County Geogia. Dr. Manns received her honorary doctorate degree from the School of the Great Commision Theological Seminary for Christian Humanities.  Her professional affiliations include Dekalb Chamber of Commerce (Dekalb County, GA) and Forbes Coaches Council.

In her spare time, Dr. Lori volunteers for such organizations as the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Hosea Feed the Hungry, American Cancer Society and the Atlanta Mission.

Dr. Lori has the heart to serve entrepreneurs all over the world. With a message that will ignite them into action and help them live the life of their dreams. This is her gift, mission, and true calling.

To invite Dr. Lori to speak at your next business or networking event, please visit the speaking page. 


Dear Purpose Driven, Mission Focused Entrepreneur:

Are you ready to SOAR in business? Schedule a FREE Discovery call with Lori to learn how to grow and scale your business for massive success. Lori will help you discover how to use your God-given gifts and talents to earn revenue and fulfill your purpose.

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