AUDRA M. HAJJ, CEO
Audra Hajj comes to Angel Investors Network as our CEO with a long and distinguished history of leadership and business success. Her childhood experience of being in 32 foster homes by the time she was 10, gave her a gift that could not be taught in school or from just one family; to embrace and master change. For more than a decade, Audra pursued the process of created a proven formula for companies to launch, grow and scale by embracing change.
People who meet Audra instantly feel her passion, energy, and that she is genuinely vested in their growth and success. It is evident that she truly wants to help both established and startup business owners succeed.
Mrs. Hajj is a unique speaker, author, and business owner that has a well-earned reputation for her innovative concepts and savvy business approach.
Her methodology and leadership skills are the keys to her success. In 2014 she was nominated for the prestigious Top Woman in Business Award given by the Orange County Business Journal. Why is this unique? It is unique because she worked diligently to make a solid career out of being the tough guy. Yet every one of her employees will tell you that she looks for every opportunity to mentor them, at all levels in the company.
She has helped launch and reorganized over 3,000 companies since 2006, within her reconstruction agency. In February of 2020, she was invited to be the keynote speaker in Korea for the World Summit 2020, where she spoke to over 6,000 economists, world leaders, and congressmen on the topic of economic development. Creating legacies for entrepreneurs is her life calling. She speaks regularly at the International Association for Economic Development on topics to grow business and fights for the rights of small to mid-size businesses.
Mrs. Hajj states “The only way to reboot and stabilize this economy is to embrace, empower, and support the entrepreneur. They are agile and can quickly affect their local communities.”