From being selected twice as one of the Top 50 Entrepreneurs by Black Business Women Online to being featured on Brand Makers News as one of the Top 25 Urban Professionals to Follow on Twitter, Pam Perry has redefined the definition of success.As CEO of Ministry Marketing Solutions, Inc, she helps position, package and promote leading ministry brands, churches, and personalities. Host of the Chocolate Pages show, her guests have included celebrity authors like Kirk Franklin, Rev. Run, Demond Wilson, Lonette McKee and Yolanda Adams.Perry is working on a new book, Social Media Swag, to help others learn the insider secrets to success online and shine like a superstar.
The Detroit Free Press called her a “marketing whiz on almost an immortal mission.” Publishers Weekly refers to her as a “PR Guru” in the Christian book market. She was recently the cover story of Divine Magazine, an award-winning magazine published out of Tennessee.
While she often likes to refer to herself simply as “The PR Coach,” Pam Perry definitely knows how to pull the right people together at the right time, helping authors and business professionals worldwide gain extensive publicity across the nation.
Her track record speaks for itself. Mastering her craft with over two decades of experience in public relations and advertising, Perry has had clients featured in Essence, Ebony, Jet, Black Enterprise, O Magazine, The Today Show, Tavis Smiley show, TBN, Daystar, The Harvest Show, Tom Joyner Morning Show, Steve Harvey Show and The Oprah Winfrey Show – and hundreds more!
In addition to personally have had a successful media career at The Detroit Free Press, The Salvation Army, CTN/Christian Television Network and various radio stations including WNIC-FM, she also produced and sold a magazine with a readership of approximately 40,000 worldwide. She also won a local Emmy award as TV producer for “The Edge with Jeffrey Miller.”
Founder of Blacks in Advertising, Radio & Television (BART), a nonprofit organization for African Americans in the media and The Chocolate Pages Network, Perry serves as a goldmine of information, connections and transformation.
From conferences and professional development meetings to Blog Talk radio shows and PR 2.0 Boot Camps, she not only makes sure her clients are able to successfully compete in today’s media industry; she makes sure they rank at the top of the market.
Serving as the 2010 winner of the “Savviest in Social Media” award by Startup Nation, Perry will host her own television show this year, Social Media Swag. She has spoken at Blogalicious, Blogging While Brown and dozens and dozens of writing conferences.
Her speaking and workshop topics include:
- Book Marketing and Publicity 2.0
- Author branding & Platform Building
- Ministry Marketing Today
- Social Media for Baby boomers & non-techies
- How to Develop a Network for Business Success
Perry also pens columns for Gospel Today, America’s #1 Christian Lifestyle magazine, and is a popular contributor to conventional and blog media including MyBlogalious.com, 360 Airplay and Detroit Non-Profit Examiner.com.
Mastering the power of Web 2.0 technology, her personal network consists of tens of thousands of followers on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Chocolate Pages Network, LinkedIn and Youtube, among other social networks.
Together with her years of experience, passion for the industry and proven track record, she is a vital asset to help any business professional, author or ministry leader’s network not only survive, but thrive. This award-winning social media strategist speaks, writes, consults and coaches on marketing, branding and public relations in the age of Twitter and Facebook. She loves coaching clients to be “Red Carpet” ready and brand like a superstar.