Angela Benton

1950

Founder & CEO, Black Web Media, LLC

Angela Benton?s experience spans a variety of industries and roles. She has worked at several Internet companies including InterActive Corp (RealEstate.com, LendingTree.com, and RushmoreDrive.com). She is the Founder & CEO of Black Web Media, which launched the NewME Accelerator and publishes BlackWeb20.com. Angela and the NewME Accelerator were featured in CNN?s award winning documentary series Black in America: The New Promised Land: Silicon Valley in 2011. She has been recognized as a change agent and one of the Internet industries influencers by numerous publications and outlets including: Fast Company, Ebony Magazine, TheRoot, TheGrio, National Urban League, Black Enterprise Magazine, et al. She is also the youngest Hall of Fame inductee of Minority Media and Telecommunications Council (MMTC).

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