Susan Weinstein

New York City, NY USA
Website: www.notanotherbookreview.blogspot.com or www.susanweinsteinpr.com
Contact

Professional Experience

Public Relations/social media marketing, for books, arts, social/political issues, events. Publicist, writer, blogger. I work with publishers, from university presses to major houses on non-fiction, children's and for organizations on issues controversial or not. For individuals, I offer specific publicity, such as press kits, pitching, solicitations of media, blog tours, writing blogs/OpEds, scripts, interviews, web site copy. My book review blog (syndicated) is www.notanotherbookreview.blogspot.com. Work has appeared in Huff Post, WSJ Intl, Wash Post, Forbes.com. I market with social media gearing material to a variety of platforms, FB, Twitter, Reddit, Tumblr, Google +, etc. I have succeeded in creating interest in brands, driven traffic to sites, sold books and provoked thought. My site for books www.susanweinsterinpr.com.. Email me if you have interest in a proposal or want to discuss a project. And if I think it won't work, I also say so. Thanks.

Expertise

Promotions
15 Years
Coordinator
15 Years
Writer
15 Years

Specialty

Arts & Humanities
20 Years
Environment & Nature
16 Years
Science
10 Years

Industries


PR (in-house) - Small to mid-sized corp. clients
17 Years
Online/new media
20 Years
Book publishing - all
15 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

20 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Lake Forest College Press (1-2), Dartmouth Health Policy Institute (1-2), Albanian Civic League & Foundation (1-2), Univ. Press of Notre Dame

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

AAUP (Assoc. of Presses) (10+), Columbia University Press (6-10), Oxford University Press (6-10), Disney WorldWide Hyperion (3-5), Harper Collins Publishers (3-5)

Other Work History

Warner Publisher Services, department writer/pr and Publicist for Warner books. Publicity Director Lawrence Hill, Soho Press, interim Director Harper Collins and Disney.

Technical Skills

Writing press materials, Opeds, scripts, web copy, all forms of content. Illustration.

Foreign Language Skills

English

Computer Skills

Word, Windows, Final Draft, Excell

Equipment

laptop, PC, iphone

References

Dartmouth, Shirley Cloyes, Paxton Quigley, James Farwell

Awards

I received a scholarship to the Iowa Writers Lab to write plays, Painting selected for Curate NYC 2013 competition, Play selected by Samuel French produced Off-Broadway

Associations

pr organizations, member of The Dramatists Guild, Inc.

Work Samples

General

(Maglomaniac 8/27/2016)
Health Care Industry
(notanotherbookreview.blogspot.com 8/27/2016)
Review of Huston's biography Vol 1.
(Maglomaniac 8/27/2016)
A different perspective
(notanotherbookreview.blogspot.com 8/27/2016)
Book review
(Economist 10/3/2015)
A Q&A interview for a book, STRATEGY FOR THE GLOBAL MARKET.