Jenna Curry, Co-Founder and President, Port City Young Professionals
A Winner of the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year Award, Jenna is well known for her ability to create online sales funnels that CONVERT. Using the power of targeted content, landing pages, Facebook, Instagram, Google & LinkedIn’s advertising platforms, email sequences, and a suite of digital tools, Jenna focuses on driving ROI for business.
A sought after professional educator, Jenna has presented on digital marketing strategies to the University of North Carolina Wilmington, Quality Enhancement of Nonprofit Organizations, The Rise & Shine Conference, The Digital Media and Technology Group, Cape Fear Women in Tech, Commercial Real Estate Women, WordCamp Wilmington in addition to hosting her own training events. Most recently, Jenna was included on the 2019 list of the WilmingtonBiz 100 of Power Players, Influencers, Innovators, Connectors and Rising Stars and is a recipient of the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce’s “40 Under 40” Award.
In 2009, Jenna co-founded the Port City Young Professionals, a networking group serving young professionals in Wilmington through monthly networking socials, professional development, and community service. What started as a passion project turned into over 2,700 members and a business made possible through Jenna’s addition of a mobile app, digital marketing channels, sponsors, and community partnerships.
A co-owner of Wilmington Today, Jenna leads the digital strategy for the 36-year-old print and digital visitor’s guidebook. She oversees their website and social media channels that promote local businesses, tourism, and attract new residents to the area.
Jenna’s serves on the marketing committee for United Way of the Cape Fear, and a former Board Member of the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce and UNCW Alumni Association.