Vanessa Connor

Lenora Vanessa Connor

Business Development and IP Operations Consultant


  • Liberty University MBA, Leadership, Lynchburg, VA.
  • Graduate School of Banking, Graduate Diploma in Banking, Madison WI.
  • Nipissing University BComm, North Bay, Ontario CA.

Lenora Vanessa Connor (“Vanessa”) works as the Intellectual Property Business Development and Operations Manager at Complete Intellectual Property Services (“CIPS”). Vanessa was born and raised in the Caribbean and has extensive knowledge of the Caribbean Region and its culture. Growing up she traveled through the region for business, education and recreation purposes thereby developing a sound understanding of the islands’ culture. Vanessa handles the intake procedure for Intellectual Property matters and provides general oversight and direction of business affairs and office administration.  Vanessa works closely with the management team on various tasks and projects. Vanessa also works alongside the Docketing Clerk and the Paralegal as needed.

Vanessa brings an accomplished and extraordinary professional career, spanning more than 25 years of business and financial expertise, with proficient managerial skills, excellent communication skills, and strong business acumen spanning operations, finance and accounting, consulting and human resources. Vanessa has traveled the United States and the Caribbean markets extensively as part of her career development. She speaks three languages. This bilingual skill is very critical to CIPS when dealing with the Caribbean jurisdiction where the language spoken consists of several different languages.

Prior to joining CIPS, Vanessa developed a strong network of alliances and consistently helped organizations achieve their business and strategic goals by helping them to deliver value to clients.

Vanessa actively volunteers in her community and has served with numerous charity initiatives. She enjoys, spending quality time and traveling with her family, reading, learning new recipes to cook and exploring nature.