Interview with Miranda Spigener:
Director of Book Marketing
Miranda Spigener, our Director of PR, represents authors like you through the Strategic Book Marketing ala carte "Author Services" menu.
Authors who want structured promotion and media representation for their books work one-on-one with Miranda
to maximize sales outlets and opportunities.
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Miranda comes to Strategic Book Marketing with extensive experience in print, video and film.
Formerly President of Southeast Writers Conference, Miranda now helps authors promote their books to top-level radio and television venues.
As a down-to-earth people person who understands writers, she
loves to strategically arrange media placements for them.
"Since I was a kid," she
says, "I always loved to write and create play scenarios with friends and family.
Sometimes in the grade school days I'd create a play and we'd perform it for family or the neighbors.
I also 'played office' a lot as a kid.
I think because I was surrounded by family members who were entrepreneurs and business owners, I learned the quality of business and career at a young age."
When asked what quality makes her
one of the top PR strategists around, she
says that where she
has many qualifications for the job, what's most important to her
is that she
enjoys what she
does -- networking and connecting with a wide range of influences.
Being an industry insider, Miranda
has the network available to propel authors into the limelight perhaps more quickly than someone unfamiliar with the industry.
On the topic of success Miranda
adds, "I made up my mind to always surround myself with like-minded, optimistic people that hold diverse backgrounds both personally and professionally.
That has shaped how I think and have grown as a person.
In essence, it becomes what I do for clients."
loves what she
does for a living, it might make you wonder what makes her
smile when she's
"I love being silly" she
says, "especially after long days to just kick back and be corny with loved ones or close friends.
I also love helping others whether through philanthropy or just encouraging a friend to go for their passions.
Seeing the accomplishments of friends is really something to smile about."
Strategic Book Marketing
was created in 2007 to be the answer to the needs of emerging authors, offering an ala-carte menu of promotional services to help make book sales and brand building easier, more efficient and more effective for authors.
If you'd like Miranda
working for you, click here to email her
with your questions.