Dr. Eric Majette

Director

Dr. Eric L. Majette holds the role of marketplace ambassador, minister, entrepreneur, author, realtor, consultant and educator. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Norfolk State University in 1985 and later received his Master of Divinity Degree from Virginia University of Lynchburg in 2009. Majette has over 35 years of proven, senior business development, executive sales, marketing, fundraising and corporate relations experience. Year over year, He achieved Xerox Corporation Presidents Club. Presidents Club is the highest award that an employee could receive.
In 2014, Majette received his Honorary Doctor of Ministry from VUL, all while achieving the Hampton Roads Excellence Award. Majette has also had previous ministry experience as the Founder and Senior Pastor of the former Guiding Light Church International. In addition, Majette has served as a Marketplace Ministry leader, an instructor for the TD Jakes School of Leadership, and as a Contract Instructor for Regent University. He has launched and led several business and marketplace faith-based initiatives, that were both local and national. As a dynamic leader, Majette’s proven influence is exemplary and has directed his journey beyond the domestic borders into international markets, where effective leadership is key to successful world guidance. He is an advocate of peace and kindness, seeking to be a major contributor in helping to change the world through his multi-faceted leadership experience. It must be said that Majette brings forth high qualities of business, ministry, professional, nonprofit and entrepreneurial experience to the marketplace. Through his determination and assertiveness, Majette rose to the top of the corporate level as a senior sales business development executive at several fortune 500 companies including Verizon Business and Xerox. Majette is a dynamic and well sought-after speaker who has elegantly displayed his own business and ministry acumen at national leadership conferences such as the Bishop TD Jakes International Pastor and Leaders Conference and MEGA FEST. He has appeared on several National TV Networks, with an additional project being “Love in Action.” (Aired on CBN). He is the Founder of the Christian Business Chamber and previously served as President. He previously trained and equipped ministry leaders as well as business leaders in the marketplace and is known to impact the 7 Mountains of Cultural Influence including government, education, business, religion, family, arts, and entertainment. His passion as a servant leader to help impact others has afforded him the opportunity to establish strategic relationships and partnerships. Majette unique ability to establish C Level relationships and foster long term partnerships that has allowed him to become a trust advisor in business and the community. His new book the “Unconventional Pulpit” is due to be released in 2024.

Majette was blessed in 2019 with the opportunity to return to his hometown. He appointed as the Senior Pastor for “New Life Church Global”. During the Pandemic, he launched “Thrive Realty Solutions “powered by eXp Realty. In 2023, Majette was appointed President for the NAACP Virginia Beach Branch. In addition, he serves on the Norfolk State University Athletics Board of Directors. Most Recently, Dr. Majette was elected to participate in the Hampton Roads Realtor’s Association Candidate Institute. Majette currently serves on several business, nonprofit and educational boards.