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PARTNER, VICE PRESIDENT/CMO
Leisa Holland-Nelson is Partner, Vice-President and Chief Marketing Officer of ASTOUNDZ, your One-Search, One-Click, One-Company solution for all things interactive, including Websites, SEO, Business Solutions, Hosting and Social Media! “ASTOUNDZ does not do all things for all people. What we do is grow your business and organization on line. Our product will be focused on YOU and your business, our clients are already raving about results!”
Prior to joining ASTOUNDZ Leisa Co-founded ContentActive, LLC, in 2003. The company went on to be a leading player in Houston’s web development business winning seven FastTech 50 Awards, ranking as a Top Development Company almost every year since 2005, being recognized by the Better Business Bureau, the American Marketing Association and many more for its outstanding product, growth, marketing and as a great place to work. Leisa is also the author and voice of “Women Mean Business”, a weekly segment focusing on extraordinary women doing extraordinary things, on The Businessmakers Show seen on HiDrive TV and heard on 20 radio stations across the U.S.
Leisa’s passion has always been getting people what they want, in the Fashion business for 25 years and the Technology space for the last 15. The obstacles she has faced in her life and her ability to always find what is NEXT has defined her, ergo, her nickname: The Nexter! She has always found a way to blend her career, her passion for people and her experience to work for the benefit of her community, her company “does well by doing good”.
Leisa is currently serving on the Boards of March of Dimes, as Vice Chair of Marketing and Communications, the Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce, where she was chair twice, the Houston Center for Literacy, as Board Chair and an appointed City Commissioner by the Mayor, AVDA, and the American Leadership Forum as Vice-Chair.
She has been honored to be named one of Houston’s Fifty Most Influential Women, a Senior Fellow of The American Leadership Forum, one of HBJ/ Mass Mutual’s Powerful Women in Entrepreneurship, a Celebrated Entrepreneur by Houston Technology Center, a Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce Breakthrough Woman, and an ABC/Channel 13 Woman of Distinction.
Leisa is also a fifth-generation Houstonian and attended the University of Texas.
Nexter! She has always found a way to blend her career, her passion for people and her experience to work for the benefit of her community, her company “does well by doing good”.