Jenelle Coy


Managing Partner SPERO, USA


Jenelle Coy is a first-generation American and an award-winning multidisciplinary entrepreneur with a demonstrated work history in marketing and advertising. Primarily, she serves as Managing Partner of SPERO, a holding company that makes diversified investments and acquisitions of companies that create opportunities that build bridges. Most notably, Jenelle is also the Managing Partner of Coy Plus, an award-winning multidisciplinary creative & digital strategy firm based in Washington, DC with a team of 16 and a portfolio of clients worldwide. In business, Jenelle has led her company to a three-year revenue growth rate of 30,000% and two corporate acquisitions.  She holds a B.A. from Howard University and is currently pursuing a Master of Science (M.S.) in Financial Management from Harvard University. Jenelle lives in Washington, DC and her businesses operate in Washington, DC, New York, London and most recently Shanghai. As of 2018, Jenelle is the recipient of the following awards: 

• 2018 Forbes 30 Under 30 Honoree in Marketing & Advertising

• 2018 Walker’s Legacy Washington, DC Power 15 Award

• 2018 Entrepreneur Magazine’s 360 Most Innovative Small Businesses in America

• 2018 Washington Business Journal Minority Business Leaders Award

• 2017 Washington Women in PR Emerging Leader Honoree

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