Dee Dixon BIO

Dee DixonDee Dixon is a seasoned advertising professional and a successful entrepreneur. As the President and CEO of Pride Communications, Dixon has built Pride Magazine into an important voice for the Charlotte community. In addition, she recently launched Pride Public Relations with Nepherterra Estrada. Dixon has been the visionary behind several of Charlotte’s major events including The Pride Sunset Jazz Series, Pride Awards Gala and the Charlotte Mecklenburg Health Symposium.

Dixon was named Charlotte Business Woman of the Year in 2006. She has previously served on the board of directors of the Mint Museums and currently serves the boards of the Charlotte Chamber and the Charlotte Regional Visitors Association. In 2003, she received the Goody’s Powder Community Leader of the Year Award for her role in helping make the Charlotte community a better place. She is co-founder of What Women of Color Want and Women’s Inter-Cultural Exchange (WIE).