649: Twelve Minute Convos w/ Maleeka Hollaway

Maleeka Taliha Hollaway, a native of Atlanta, GA, is the founder and CEO of The OfficialMaleeka Group, LLC, a boutique-styled social branding hub specializing in life coaching, business consulting, writing services and public relations. Maleeka is an Internationally Certified Life Success Coach, a candid public speaker, business & branding strategist (Internationally Certified Business Success Coach) and 2x Best-Selling author (co-Authoring “20 Beautiful Women: Volume 2” and “RELEASE: Untold Stories About Inner Strength, Resilience and Overcoming Challenges”). She is devoted to mentoring and coaching people of all ages and genders in discovering how to live the life they desire, as she is blossoming into one of the most inspirational and influential millennial voices of this generation.

Maleeka has been interviewed and featured in several well known television, radio and written media platforms.

When not working on her own personal blog, Maleeka regularly blogs for the internationally known “Huffington Post”, Crowned, and Womeneur.com. Maleeka does freelance editing, proofreading and ghostwriting for other published authors and writers. She also volunteers at Huntsville’s Downtown Rescue Mission leading the women in weekly devotional sessions.

Maleeka is a well-respected speaker and has spoken all over the United States including several conferences in Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama, and California. Maleeka has also empowered people across the seas in multiple cities in South Africa.

She holds a Bachelor’s of Arts in English from Alabama A & M University and is currently studying for a Master’s of Science in Communications Specialist there. Maleeka’s International certifications are through The Coach Training Academy and affiliated with the Certified Coaches Alliance (CCA). She is also a member of the Black Life Coaches Network.

Maleeka is known as “the Wildcard” because no one can plot her next best move. She is a lover of transparency and believes that being honest with yourself is key to unlocking life’s treasures. Her passion for being an ‘open book’ allows her to connect with women and men alike. Her favorite scripture is Galatians 6:9 “And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not.”


Musical Background: ‘TAKE THE CHANCE’ by Nicolai Heidlas

About the author

Engel Jones

Engel was born and raised on the twin island republic of Trinidad and Tobago. He is the podcast host of  "Twelve Minute Convos w/ Engel Jones", an Entrepreneur and Life Coach. His passion and purpose is to help you the Entrepreneur find Y.O.U.R.S-Your Own Unique Real Self. After having 1001 conversations in 3 months he uncovered Y.O.U.R.S, a tool used to reconnect you to the hidden passion and purpose which are essential to creating a brand of Y.O.U.R.S. Engel believes and lives the principle of Zig Ziglar where you can have everything in life if you help enough other people get what they want.