Vannesia Darby

CEO of Moxie nashville & Consultant for creatives

I mind my business and teach others how to start and run theirs.


Vannesia helps you become strategic about your business and your life

Vannesia Darby is an experienced, results-driven digital marketing consultant who has launched successful online campaigns for brands and companies including Sony Music Entertainment, Emmy Award Winner Rome Flynn, multi-million dollar email marketing company ConvertKit, and the YMCA. A dynamic public speaker and writer, she helps others pursue their passions while creating a vibrant culture of success. Her candid and thought provoking writing has been published on online outlets such as Teen Vogue, Madame Noire and in books such as Black Millennials: Identity, Ambition, and ActivismVannesia is the CEO & Lead Consultant of MOXIE Nashville, a consulting agency specializing in business strategy and social media. 

Businesses & Brands

MOXIE Nashville

A consulting agency specializing in business strategy and social media

Businesses & Brands

Get Your Business Together

An online program giving you the tools to start your business in one day

Businesses & Brands
Web Design

The Entourage Podcast

A podcast interviewing those in different industries who shine in the shadows


Professional awards and feature stories

Feb 2020
Millennial on the Move Award

Sponsored by She Rocks It

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Jan 2020
Women Who Rock Nashville Nominee

Sponsored by Women Who Rock Nashville

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Sep 2020
ConvertKit Creator Story Feature

Sponsored by ConvertKit

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Apr 2019
"Generations at Work” Published Thesis

Sponsored by: The Drake Management Review

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Jun 2018
Trailblazer Series Feature

Sponsored by Voyage Chicago

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Click the play button to hear testimonials from past and present clients!

Vannesia has such a personable but authoritative presence. It's like having your long time friend break down your business and build it back up.

Colbie Comage

I love Vannesia’s positive vibes and energy! It’s contagious and very motivating

Laura Young

Healthcare Professional and Author

Vannesia possesses an upbeat personality, get it done M.O. and realistic, yet forward thinking mentality .

Larry Blackwell

VP/GM Motown Gospel [Retired]

Vannesia embodies the meaning of excellence. Her wit, wisdom, and honesty coupled with her knowledge for the industry has propelled her as one to watch in the industry .

Tracey Artis

CEO I Hear Music, Inc.

Vannesia has a positive, energetic attitude coupled with a tireless pursuit for excellence.  She provided our startup business with strategic guidance and industry knowledge which helped set and achieve long and short-term goals.

Deveraux Hubbard

Pastor St. Paul Baptist Church


Vannesia would be honored to speak at your event or facilitate a workshop for your audience. Please send information about your event to

Note: Minimum cost $1,500 USD and 4 weeks advanced noticed are required

PO Box 148262
Nashville, TN 37214