Brandi Redick began her career as a media maven by interning Glam Couture Magazine. When she first entered the world as a social media intern, many businesses had not realized its marketing potential nor did they anticipate its exponential growth in the years to come. Through her ingenuity, passion, and flair for marketing, Brandi quickly rose from the ranks of an intern to become the magazine’s official online voice, where she finessed her digital marketing skills.
As the director of Glam Couture’s online media department, Brandi found herself deep in the trenches of social media, learning by doing and expanding her experience by devouring every book, blog, and article on the subject. By staying in-the-know of all things related to online marketing, Brandi ensured the magazine maintained an edge among its competitors. Soon, she became the Executive Managing Editor, a position that she held for 2 years. In 2012, Brandi decided to take a leap of faith and became an independent social media consultant.
For the past twelve years, Brandi has worked independently through her public relations/social media consulting firm PRbyBR. Through PR by BR, Brandi acts as the publicist and online voice for a number of fashion fitness businesses and nonprofits. Through this avenue, she has worked with businesses like People Assisting The Homeless (P.A.T.H), Kidsave.org, MilkyMama, Clear Gardens Yoga Studio, and Faithful Central Bible Church among many others. Through her social media work, she noticed a need to educate young people and adults on social media best practices and use her Masters in Education, Brandi launched#APostIsNotAGhost. A speaking series that focuses on social media safety, ethic, and tips for posting on your personal and public platforms. It shows people that their social media behavior can affect college admissions and employment. As an avid believer in the power of the internet to change hearts and minds on a global scale, Brandi has made it her mission to use social media as a tool for educating and promoting ideas and services she believes can make this world a far better place.