Colleen Lindsay

Publishing Optimist in Seattle, WA

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I use social media, community building, and publicity to tell your book, author, and imprint stories. Particular expertise in digital marketing, book publicity, corporate communication, metadata optimization, pop culture education, brand management, reader and fan engagement, and experiential marketing.

I'm a frequent guest speaker, panelist, and moderator at pop culture conventions, publishing trade shows, and writers conferences.

Most recently I was publicity lead at Amazon Publishing's Montlake, Skyscape, and 47North imprints, leading public relations, book publicity, crisis communications, event and trade show attendance strategy

Prior to that, I was marketing director at Open Road Digital Media, where I directed digital marketing, advertising, retail promotion, publicity, metadata optimization, and pricing strategy for both frontlist and backlist titles, contributing to a 40% revenue growth year-over-year.

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