June 4, 2019

hat is what story marketing does: it harnesses the power of storytelling, blending it with the expert messaging of your company and intent of your marketing plan, and delivering to the customer an experience that will attract their attention and encourage them to follo...

I am pleased to announced that I have been  invited to be among the marketing gurus and industry practitioners to address an audience of Radiology practice professionals during RBMA SPARK 2019 June 2-5 2019 in Miami Beach, FL. The event gathers pros from around the nat...

Whether you are at a large networking event or a smaller gathering, your goal includes getting to meet people, to make meaningful connections, and even to subtly pre-qualify some of them.

May 18, 2019

FIRM NEWS: Shakira M. Brown, chief executive officer of SMB Strategic Media LLC (http://shakirabrown.com) and Princeton Mercer Regional Chamber member, will serve as a speaker among a roster of esteemed industry leaders during the Credit Union National Association’s (C...

Although Cybersecurity is on the radar of senior executives and boards of directors, there is still not enough budget allocated to truly manage evolving threats. My presentation provides tactics to help position not only cybersecurity as necessary line item, but also t...

I was willing to pay $10 for one wrap and the storeowner wanted me to pay $13. Meanwhile an Amazon seller had a 10 pack of the same item in assorted colors for 8 times less. There are two winners in this story – me – for getting more for my money and the Amazon Selle...

I often receive inquiries from small business owners who are seeking help with their public relations, branding and digital strategy. Although many of them are different in what they do, they all have one thing in common: they never have  a clue on what to spend on the...

Shakira M. Brown, CEO of SMB Strategic Media LLC and Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce Membership Committee member has been invited to be among the seasoned speakers during the annual National Association for Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) Claims Conference (h...