About Us

WILMA celebrates successful women — and creates success stories. 

WILMA is more than a magazine; it’s a community network and resource. Since 2003, WILMA has built a strong following through its magazine, digital offerings, events and a community-wide women’s leadership initiative.

WILMA features… 

ORIGINAL EDITORIAL Tailored to our local readership, including articles on successful women, careers, style, health & beauty, arts &entertainment, dining and local events.

PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY All of our images are shot by local, professional

photographers, allowing us to provide eye-catching visuals for the magazine and website, while also supporting our professional arts community.

DIGITAL CONNECTIONS WILMAmag.com, WILMA email updates and social media posts include stories, photo galleries and an extended community calendar beyond what’s in the magazine.

ENGAGING EVENTS WILMA hosts events to bring together its audience for education, connections and fun! Events include the WILMA Expo & Holiday Market, WILMA’s Leadership Accelerator, the WILMA Dash and the Women to Watch Awards.

LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES WILMA’S Women to Watch Leadership Initiative helps develop more women leaders in Wilmington-area businesses, nonprofits, government bodies and boards of directors. W2W programs include the WILMA Leadership Institute, mentorships, board of director training, events and more.

Get plugged into WILMA… 

Grab a copy — Click here to find WILMA magazine for free at more than 350 locations, including grocery stores, retailers, restaurants, salons, fitness centers, doctor’s offices, and other locations in New Hanover, Brunswick, and Pender Counties.

Connect digitally — Click here to sign up for WILMA email updates and check us out on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube.

Learn about events — Click here to learn about upcoming WILMA events.

Become a leader — Click here to learn more and get engaged with the Women to Watch Leadership Initiative.

Reach WILMA’s audience — Click here to learn about WILMA advertising and sponsorship options.

Rob Kaiser


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Robert Preville


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Judy Budd

Associate Publisher

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Vicky Janowski

Editor / Co-director of WILMA’s Women to Watch Leadership Initiative

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Maggi Apel

Vice President of Sales / Co-Director of WILMA’s Leadership Initiative

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Craig Snow

Senior Account Executive

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Courtney Barden

Account Executive

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Ali Buckley

Account Executive

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Marian Welsh

Account Executive

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Molly Jacques

Design & Media Coordinator

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Johanna Cano

Johanna Cano

Digital Editor


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Events Director

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Morgan Mattox

Morgan Mattox

Content Marketing Coordinator

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Suzi Drake

Art Director


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Sandy Johnson

Office and Audience Development Manager



Joy Allen