My father served in the military and was discharged an Army Captain. He later went on to become a Vice President of Sales for a Marriott company. So, discipline, professionalism, and even sales techniques are part of my upbringing.
1. Award-winning Social Media Professional
2. Contributing Author At Two Leading Online Marketing Blogs
3. Brands & Influencers Seek Me Out
Individuals at Business Insider, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and other like publications have contacted me for my opinions and insights, and I am frequently invited to test social media and online marketing tools during beta phases before they are opened up to the public.
4. I Achieve Results!
5. Acknowledged for strong social business acumen
I mentor other social media professionals and business leaders. In addition, my answer on Quora achieved top answer status for a question on Social Media Strategy:
6. Consistent Collaborator In The Social Space
I have organized or co-coordinated the following activities:
These are just a few online events meant to bring social leaders and business owners together to grow their business and social awareness.
7. More than 20 years of business and non-profit development experience
I’ve worked with big brands and small business, so my experience is diverse and transferable to many types of business scenarios – including regulated industries.
8. Content Creation Specialist
Simply post something to your social networks. Or… We can post content that will trigger conversation and gets people talking… That evolves on a daily basis, and I monitor your community and stay aware of trends through social listening to know what content your audience wants to see and engage with.
9. Successful Social Media Crisis Management Experience
During a high-profile event receiving international media headlines, I steered social media communication away from negative sentiment for an online community resulting in positive statements from the fan and follower base.
10. Engagement Expert
Social media is not broadcasting. It is two-way exchange.
I manage social communities to nurture conversation and develop brand ambassadors to talk about your brand. (That is different than statements imported by third party apps onto a wall for the sake of posting something).
I meet your target audience where they are, when they are there to ignite engagement. Engagement rates of online communities I manage are typically well above industry averages.
11. 18 Million+ Amplified Reach
Through tribal marketing – I am consistently engaged with online marketing and social media thought leaders. My collaborative network includes more than 800 respected business leaders in diverse niches worldwide where brand messages can be shared across the social space.
12. I Stand On My Desk
Have you seen the movie, “Dead Poet’s Society,” with Robin Williams? In that film, the teacher challenges his students to stand on their desk to get a different view, perspective. That inspired me to consistently challenge myself to examine and achieve what I can be doing even better.
I do the same for my clients.
12.5 If I Don’t Know The Answer, I Know Who To Ask Or Where To Go To Find It
Those that know me well would say I am resourceful. But no one knows everything. I’m networking everyday with experts and thought leaders, and you can count on it that I will leverage that for you as my client.
In the words of Will Smith, “I’m not afraid to die on that treadmill.”
I work until the assignment is complete to the most optimal result. And I’ll work harder and faster to surpass the competition. That means, if they’re standing, I sit down last.
If I’m doing my job, at some point I’ll be able to tell you things about you or your company that you didn’t know.
So there you are – 12.5 reasons to hire Keri Jaehnig and Idea Girl Media!
If you were led to this page from the “About Me” page, and are ready to learn more about how we might work together, I would smile and encourage you to click the “contact” button above so we can talk optimistically about next steps.