|Amanda Miller Littlejohn|
Amanda Miller Littlejohn is the founder of Mopwater Social Public Relations and the creative visionary and writer behind the Mopwater PR + Media Notes blog. She is a brand problem solver working at the intersection of public relations, journalism, marketing and social media. Specializing in new media and online communications, Amanda helps individuals, businesses, and organizations leverage social media and new media tools to create exciting, creative PR and marketing programs.
A PR innovator, Amanda uses social media to get the attention of traditional media. She leverages blogs, Twitter, Facebook and video campaigns to build buzz online and off. Her social approach to public relations has led to sold-out events and traditional media placements in the Washington Post, the Washington Business Journal, Washingtonian Magazine, JuliB, Radio One, NBC4, and Daily Candy among others.
Amanda is passionate about helping small business owners revitalize their business through creative marketing. She also enjoys helping established communicators obtain the new media savvy so in demand in today’s marketplace. A former journalist and a writer first by training and passion, Amanda enjoys using her journalistic training to report on the latest industry news and trends and mentor rising PR professionals through Mopwater PR + Media Notes and via LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.
In her rare spare time, Amanda writes creatively and is currently laboring through a collection of five novellas-two of which won prizes in the 2006 and 2007 Larry Neal Creative Writing Awards sponsored by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities. Amanda is married to Marc and has two sons-Logan and Connor Benjamin. She lives in Washington, DC.
We will highlight Mrs. Littlejohn, and nine other phenomenal women, at The BOSS Network's "Influencers" event on September 8, 2010 in Washington, D.C. You can register for the event here. Come out and be inspired!