Advisory Board Bio – Anne-Marie Hayward

Anne-Marie Hayward

Anne-Marie Hayward

Market President and Publisher, Orlando Business Journal

Anne-Marie Hayward currently serves as the Market President and Publisher for the Orlando Business Journal.  Prior to joining the Business Journal in 2021 as the Director of Sales, she spent 23 years in the real estate industry in various sales leadership roles, most recently launching the Mark Spain Real Estate brand throughout Florida.


Hayward was the founder of Coached By Design, a firm specializing in customized training and coaching solutions for sales teams across multiple business sectors. She has worked with international companies, including Keller Williams, Exit Realty, ReMax, United Way, American Medical Response and others. Hayward  uses her own sales experience to help companies position their sales teams for greater success.  In addition, she has been a volunteer with United Way for the past 24 years and Special Olympics since she was a child.


Hayward lived in New England for the past 25 years, before moving to the Orlando area in 2017. She has been married to her husband, Jeff, for 24 years and they have four children: Emily, Nathaniel, Victoria and Abigail.