Maya Elious Biography
Every entrepreneur has a day in life when they make a radical decision that completely changes the trajectory of their life. To Maya Elious, this day was when she decided to drop out of school despite disapproval from her parent. Regardless, she chose to follow her guts. Now, her parents are proud of the 7 figure business she has built over 10 years of being in business. Maya Elious is a branding expert, business consultant, and speaker. Everything she became stemmed from her passion to serve people.
Family, Age, and Relationship
She was born on 18th June 1990 in a small family. Maya grew up in a Christian background and has continued to follow the religion and been vocal about it even in her adulthood. Like her parents, Maya has publicly displayed her desire to be a mother and have a husband. Her desire has in the past been met with disappointment but regardless she has kept her hopes high. We observed that Maya Elious is in a relationship with a man, whose identity she has kept away from the limelight. The two are yet to make their union official.
Beginning Her Entrepreneurial Journey
The majority of entrepreneurs follow the traditional route of life and Maya was not an exception. She wanted to please her parents by getting a degree. The young lady joined Central Piedmont Community College for a degree in Mass Communication and Media Studies.
While in school, she realized her passion was doing something else. Maya would spend time building her MySpace page, making it desirable to her friends. One friend offered $50 to design her Myspace. It was after this small deal that Maya realized that the skills she had built as a hobby could be monetized. This thought kickstarted her journey into the entrepreneurial world.
At 23 she became serious about chasing her dream when she dropped out of school to follow her dream. She spent hours on the internet educating herself on high-valued skills like building a website, photography, building brands, building sales strategies, and financial investment.
Having built premium skills, Maya started working for highly valued clients like celebrities who were guests at Real Chance of Love and For the Love of Ray J. Her clientele became bigger when she was a company and NGOs wanted her to build an online brand for them. Maya spent the following years of her business creating beautiful visual, social media content, bios, blogs, and designing websites.
Maya later moved to business consulting in addition to her skills when many people realized she had a special talent in branding and graphic design. Through trial and error strategy, she was able to build a small team responsible for keeping her personal brand together.
As the company grew it gravitated towards teaching and educating her clients her secrets to success. She created two events, Impact Weekend and Built to Impact, that have been her source of income alongside her branding business. Maya charges $2,500 for a ticket to Impact Weekend, $5,000 for Built to Impact, and $5,000 for clients who want to spend a full day with her.
Maya has shared many times that the secret that built up her success in the branding business are
1. Building a high skill set
2. Focusing on one niche and charging more
3. Consistently creating high-value content
Success and Influence
In the Built to Impact event, Maya Elious equips her clients with the skills required to refine their business. Day 1 she teaches on developing a transformed mindset and the rest of days she focuses on specific business matters such as marketing strategies and sales operations.
Maya has become famous because her strategy has proved to be successful even for her company, In 2018 she made $13,607, $45,503 by August 2019, and more than $250,000 in 2020. By 2021, she built a 7 figure business and had high-profile clients like Forbes, Huffington Post, Black Enterprise, and Inc. She has also been invited to plats like The Journey with Blub, and Get Ellievated Podcast.
Despite being a successful woman and replicating her success year after year, Maya Elious still maintains high energy, consistency, focus, and hard work. She believes God called her to do business and reach other people as well. Maya is on the same route as branding Guru Ronne Brown and lifestyle influencer AllyiahsFace who built their empires from nothing to millions.
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: Branding Expert and Business Consultant
Height: 5 feet and 6 inches
Net Worth: approx: $10 million