Amanda is the top national expert on personal branding for executives and small business owners. She is an idea oven, brand problem solver, and creative powerhouse working at the intersection of public relations, journalism, marketing and social media. A former full-time print journalist and a writer first by training and passion, Amanda uses her unique storytelling lens and new media skills to help her clients uncover and subsequently share better brand stories. [space]
The founder of Washington, DC based social media powered PR firm Mopwater Social PR, Amanda helps organizations leverage mainstream media and publicity, blogs and social media campaigns to build buzz online and off. When working with clients, she uses her journalistic training to dig deep to understand the story behind the story, crafting an authentic brand message in the process. [space]Amanda is a visionary. Noticing the dearth of conversations in the journalism community about how social media was being leveraged for reporting, Amanda founded the media conversation and event series “Twitch! Communications in the Age of Social Media.” Since 2010, she has convened media panels comprised of some of the country’s most forward-thinking journalists. Speakers have included journalists from NPR, the Washington Post, CNN, The Huffington Post, Heart & Soul, NBC, Bloomberg News and others. [space]A sought after speaker, trainer and writer, and coach Amanda has hosted workshops on social media, online marketing, public relations and personal branding. She offers her multifaceted expertise through her sites Amanda Miller Littlejohn.com, Mopwater PR + Media Notes and contributes on branding and social media to BlackEnterprise.com. [space]The National Black Public Relations Society’s named Amanda their 2012 Practitioner of the Year and software giant VOCUS named her one of “7 Marketing Influencers to Watch in 2013.”
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