Screen Name: Susan Newman Design
Overview: Brand Visibility Designer - I see clearly what defines a brand and help entrepreneurs, small business owners and corporations realize who they are visually, broadcast themselves consistently through the web, so they can achieve unlimited success.
Biography: I see clearly what defines a brand and help entrepreneurs, small business owners and corporations realize who they are visually, broadcast themselves consistently through the web, so they can achieve unlimited success. I am a green, environmentally conscious designer.
I have extensive brand visibility experience, along with a broad portfolio and can offer a plethora of skills and expertise. Among my clients are interior designers, artists, travel companies, financial companies, music labels, restaurants, photographers, authors, publishing companies, assorted e-commerce stores and galleries.
Before founding my own business, I was an Art Director with a staff in book publishing for Penguin USA, Macmillan and other top companies and have implemented the strategies I have learned and created new ones that work for my clients as well as for myself.
I am the host of an online learning webinar series, "Broadcast Louder." The classes feature expert speakers on a variety of topics to help entrepreneurs in growing and building their successful businesses. From branding and social media, to time management, marketing and alliance strategies and more.
Branding You Better, one of my blogs, has published 66 interviews so far featuring creatives and entrepreneurs and publishes a new interview regularly, so send yours in! I also write and create video screencast tutorials on Wordpress, Concrete5, LinkedIn, and other social media sites and CMS. All video tutorials are available on my YouTube channel.
Founded in May 2009, FROGS ARE GREEN LLC, an organization with a blog helping to save frogs from extinction. Our mission is to bring awareness and to show that healthy frogs equal a healthy planet for all. We hold contests each year to help get the public and especially children involved. Our contests this year drew 523 entries from 26 countries around the world.
Susan has received numerous awards from organizations and publications including the Art Directors Club of New York, Desi, Graphis, the Print Regional Design Annual, The Society of Illustrators, and Graphic Design USA, over the years. My work is represented in the permanent collection of the Library of Congress in Washington, DC.
Susan lead a panel discussion, "Brand Recognition vs Killer Content" on May 17, 2012 at Internet Week NY, and the video was live streamed. The winner of the "impact" category for "Make The Stage" the video is up at: http://new.livestream.com/iwny/thursdaystage1 - She was also a panelist on social media at Savor the Success's Rock the World 2011 and has been interviewed on social media, web design, graphic design and branding both in print, websites and on the radio.
Recently the guest speaker for Social Buzz Club talking about Broadcast Louder's mission and classes. A regular guest on the radio shows, Monday Morning Marketeer, with Joanne Quinn Smith and the Techno Granny Radio. Interviewed by Mary Ann Farley multiple times on social media and blogging, for publication to NJ/NY Group of Etsy creative store owners, for TheNewNew.Blogspot.com