Aniyia L. Williams

creator. marketer. musician. hair magician. techie. foodie. mommie.

"Vivere una sola vita, in una sola città, in un solo paese, in un solo universo, vivere in un solo mondo è prigione."

- Ndjock Ngana

 

IN THE NEWS

 
 

CREATIVEMORNINGS OAKLAND

My talk at CreativeMornings in Oakland, CA:
"Aniyia explains how headphones are a natural extension of oneself and how she is driven to integrate them into fashion. Through her story of creating Tinsel, Aniyia encourages the audience to find their individual superpower, connect the dots and be resourceful in executing their vision."

 

THE NEXT WEB

"How Tinsel founder Aniyia Williams built a hardware startup from scratch while pregnant" by Lauren Hockenson

 

EBONY MAGAZINE

"[The Upload] Aniyia Williams is a Wearables BOSS
#BlackGirlMagic Alert: CEO Stormed Silicon Valley While Pregnant" by Lynne D. Johnson

 

SPIRIT OF 608 PODCAST

"Episode 21: Aniyia Williams on Stylishly Re-engineered Women's Headphones, Wearable Tech + Early Entrepreneurship" with Lorraine Sanders

 

The Hanselminutes PODCAST

"How did Aniyia bootstrap her hardware startup? She explains the concept, funding, prototypes, development, and manufacturing on this episode." with Scott Hanselman

 

ABC NEWS

"Couple Tweets How They Unexpectedly Birthed First Child at Home" 

One of many publications that covered the dramatic birth of my daughter, Noemi Rose. By Joi-Marie McKenzie