About Us


Waller & Company is a one-stop-shop consultancy that builds brands from the inside out. We help organizations and public figures implement online presence strategy, public relations, and crisis communications to help manage their brand. Very few companies offer a full-complement of branding services necessary to guide leaders and their organizations through all stages of their professional life-cycle. Our goal is to help clients use personal branding to increase visibility, leverage expertise, and attract new opportunities. Due to the very diverse needs of our clientele, our services range from individual consultations to training workshops for corporations and nonprofit organizations. 


Dr. Talaya Waller Personal Branding Consultant CEO International Speaker Washington DC

Dr. Talaya Waller is a personal branding expert, award-winning marketing scholar, and international speaker who works with executives, entrepreneurs, and public figures from a variety of industries in the U.S. and abroad. Her mission is to help leaders share their story, leverage their expertise for economic opportunity, and make a positive impact on society. Dr. Waller merges past career experiences in communications, entrepreneurship, and government relations with years of extensive business marketing research to build credible narratives that advance clients' careers and increase awareness for their brand. She has a social media influence of 34,000+ followers and is seen in publications such as Forbes, Fast Company, The Huffington Post, Business Insider, and Slate. 

As a Doctor of Business Administration, she is presently conducting independent research on business marketing and personal branding.  In 2011, she completed an Executive Education at Harvard Kennedy School of Government.  She has also earned a Master's in Business Administration and a Bachelor's degree in Managerial Sciences with a concentration in Entrepreneurship.  


Social Responsibility

Dr. Talaya Waller Community Service and Philanthropy

Waller & Company has sponsored community programs and hosted fundraising events for local and national nonprofit organizations.  Dr. Waller volunteers as a Business Plan and Elevator Pitch Coach for high school students that participate in the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship program in Washington, D.C.  In addition, for the past 3 years, she has volunteered for Higher Achievement as a math tutor and mentor for 5th through 8th grade students.