Tonya Maddox, entrepreneur, business consultant, motivational speaker and fill-in TV and radio host is the founder of The Epic Journey, an online community for Christian individuals, businesses, families and ministries looking to connect with believers, seekers and Christ followers. Each month, thousands of people are looking online for a church home, fellowship opportunities, business events, serving opportunities and life changing conferences and concerts. The Epic Journey offers a safe place for individuals, companies and organizations to connect engage fellowship and grow. Prior to The Epic Journey, Maddox oversaw operations and public relations for Legal Hub, an online community geared towards building ongoing relationships between attorneys and potential clients. Maddox was also the former Publisher of Dolan Media – Carolinas Group in which she oversaw three newspaper operations, North Carolina Lawyers Weekly, South Carolina Lawyers Weekly and The Mecklenburg Times. In addition, Maddox’ career has also included leadership roles with large organizations in Texas, California and North Carolina as well as an entrepreneurial stint as founder of a monthly magazine for small business owners. Maddox possesses a strong background in change management, marketing, business development, media relations, journalism and motivational speaking. Maddox has been instrumental in effecting positive change and significant growth for organizations throughout her career. Additionally, Maddox plans to have her first book, entitled The Epic Journey: In Search of Faith, Love and Hope available in 2014.