Dr. Velma Trayham Is Expanding Her Reach to Empower Women Through Her New Talk Show

Charlotte Baker
3 min readAug 12, 2020


As a sought-after empowerment specialist, revolutionary thinker, and transformational leader, Dr. Velma Trayham has earned a distinguished reputation in being a catalyst for change and voice of hope to people around the United States.

Dr. Velma is an award-winning entrepreneur and founder of multiple high-performing businesses. She is the owner and CEO of Thinkzilla Consulting Group, which is an innovative branding and marketing transformation agency with offices in Atlanta, Houston, and Los Angeles.

Over the years, Thinkzilla has driven measurable growth for top organizations that range from startups to Fortune 500 companies, including the Atlanta Business League, Atlanta Airlines Terminal Company, NASCAR, and the University of Phoenix.

Aside from running several businesses at once, Dr. Velma has an economic empowerment program called Millionaire Mastermind Academy. Through her program, she has mentored more than 5,000 women to become successful in their respective industries. Because of her impact on the lives of thousands of women, Dr. Velma is a highly sought-after motivational speaker and the author of the book titled “When God Says Go,” selling over 400,000 copies.

Dr. Velma is also a social media influencer, amassing almost 90,000 followers on Instagram.

Recently, Dr. Velma has launched a Talk Show in Atlanta, Georgia, called “Millionaire Mindset With Dr. Velma Trayham.” Because of the success of her nonprofit economic empowerment program, Dr. Velma wants to continue inspiring and empowering African American and minority women to rise above poverty through entrepreneurship.

The show airs on the AIB TV network every Friday. The network served Metro Atlanta and North Georgia via the cable systems of Comcast Channel 295 and AT&T U-verse Channel 6. There are over two million households that are connected to the system. The network also has a live streaming feature called the AIB Everywhere platform, which allows almost every device to view the channels via this connection, allowing more people to be in tune with Dr. Velma’s talkshow.

By launching the talk show, Dr. Velma can cover a broader range and reach more women. The talk show is educational, sharing tools and insights for successful entrepreneurship and business empowerment. All of these are the true recipe for American success.

Coming from extreme poverty in Houston, Texas, Dr. Velma overcame the odds by changing her mindset, leaving her hometown to follow God’s voice. With her life experience and journey, Dr. Velma hopes to ignite hope into millions of others around the world.

The world is in desperate need for more practical insights and wisdom to help people in need get through the tough times; Dr. Velma uses her platform to do all these, aiming to reach Black and minority women, entrepreneurs or aspiring entrepreneurs, single mothers, and people who have lost their jobs due to the pandemic.

Even though she has a strong and proven track record, Dr. Velma remains humble and generous, choosing to educate and empower women. All Dr. Velma hopes for people to know that anything is possible. By holding on to hope, the best days are ahead of them, waiting.

Visit Dr. Velma’s personal website to gain more insight into her life and legacy. Connect with her on LinkedIn as well.