Khali Gallman

PR Consultant & Creator, Not Just Spring Break®️ Mobile App

Khali Gallman, born and reared in Columbia, South Carolina, is a cum laude graduate of the School of Business and Industry at Florida A&M University of Tallahassee, Florida, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, with concentrations in Management and Marketing. She received a Master of Business Administration degree from the Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, South Carolina. Khali is the creator of the Not Just Spring Break® mobile app and author of Good on Paper, Great in Person, a guide to assist new workforce entrants. She is also the organizer of the Columbia Career Connect Conference (#C3Conference), where renowned television and radio personality Charlamagne Tha God served as the 2017 keynote speaker and entrepreneur and former Def Jam Records consultant Peter Thomas of The Peter Thomas Entertainment Group will serve as the 2018 keynote speaker. The #C3Conference offers millennials from across the state of South Carolina a chance to learn and network with each other and create avenues for professional development.

Established in 2014, Not Just Spring Break® (NJSB) mobile app is exclusively designed for students and urban professionals (ages 18-40) as a tool to cultivate relationships, enhance professional development, and encourage travel and exploration. With over 10 years’experience in marketing and public relations, Khali has worked withmany governmental and nonprofit entities and small businesses. While traveling she thought that a tool to let residents as well as visitors know what events are happening in their respective cities was a demonstrated need. NJSB solves leisure search problems, reduces potential costs of events by serving as a liaison source, reduces time by providing search categories, and offers a variety of events. Users can purchase tickets to events as well as GPS locations, add events to their calendars, and social share events via text message, email, and social media. Types of events include: parties, concerts, comedy shows, festivals, career fairs, vacation getaways, conference, HBCU events, first time homebuyer workshops, health & beauty expos, NBA & NFL schedules, and empowerment & networking opportunities. Formatted for Apple and Android devices, NJSB is available in over 10 countries.

Khali is a member of the National Public Health Information Coalition, National Association of Workforce Development Professionals, Southeastern Employment and Training Association, North Carolina Employment and Training Association, and the Professional Association of Résumé Writers and Career Coaches. She is also member of The Girlfriends, Inc., The Moles, Inc., and the Greater ColumbiaChamber of Commerce Leadership Columbia Alumni Association.She currently resides in the Raleigh/Durham metropolitan area.