Founder, PinkDollhouse Marketing
A creative and imaginative thinker since she was young, Yvonne always had a gift of thinking outside the box. She graduated from McDaniel College in 2009 with a bachelor's degree in Advertising Art and Marketing. After graduation, for the first few years post-graduation, Yvonne worked in freelance marketing roles in New York and Washington D.C. She then transitioned to tourism working for Gaylord National Resort, Visit Montgomery County, and National Harbor winning awards for innovative marketing ideas and campaigns before founding PinkDollhouse Marketing in 2017. With her business, Yvonne specializes in working with creatives, non-profits, and Minority-owned small businesses to grow their brand voice through social media, strategic corporate sponsorships, & brand management.
In 2019, Yvonne continued her educational journey obtaining a professional certificate from Cornell University in Marketing Strategy and six certifications in marketing. She completed a second professional certificate from Cornell University in 2022. An advocate for education and the arts, Yvonne has worked with Washington DC-based nonprofits Red Sprinkle, Suited for Change, and iFly youth; organizations dedicated to providing minorities and women with educational and career readiness training. She created a social media-based fundraiser #MPowerBlackWomenMarketers to raise awareness about the need for diversity and inclusion for Black women in the industry, who currently represent 6% of the field from entry-level to executive. Yvonne continues to share her knowledge with her YouTube show turned podcast Coffee with Yvonne, in which she connects with industry insiders, content creators, and small businesses over coffee.
"The more you show how valuable you are, the less they can doubt how brilliant you are"
-Yvonne Pearson, Founder, PinkDollhouse Marketing