As an experienced public relations professional, social media expert and freelance writer, Maris is able to offer her clients a wide range of expertise. Since 2005, Maris has worked for industry-leading organizations such as Burson-Marsteller, Edelman Public Relations (the nation’s largest independent PR firm) and Lippe Taylor Brand Marketing.
Maris has played a key role for clients such as Starbucks Coffee Company, Canon USA, Quaker Oats, Hormel Foods, Wheat Foods Council, David’s Bridal, Doncaster, American Signature Furniture and Curvation Intimate Apparel.
In addition to her work in public relations, Maris is an experienced freelance writer and blogger with a keen understanding of how to work with both traditional and social media outlets. Maris develops public relations campaigns for clients from a journalist’s perspective and has a keen sense for predicting trends and understanding what drives news. On or offline, she is highly capable of delivering quality results and exceeding client goals and expectations.
Maris is passionate about creating authentic, genuine content for traditional and new media that will help enrich the lives of readers and viewers. She brings to clients enthusiasm, dedication and a direct and effective approach to media relations and brand marketing across all practice areas. Maris is currently accepting new clients and frequently collaborates with partners at Red Jeweled Media and Wisecarver Public Relations to offer clients a wider breadth of services and resources.
Maris is also the author and publisher of the well-known food blog, In Good Taste, which focuses on healthy, affordable cooking for busy young professionals. Maris has a BA in Writing and Communications from Susquehanna University. Please see her resume for more information.