communication statement

Do you know your exact expertise? Do you know how to relay it to your audience? Will your audience relate to your message? You may have a good handle on what is your expertise, but do you know how to properly communicate it to your audience? Have you ever thought about how your audience receives…

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spring

March signifies the much-anticipated promises of Spring. Finally, we begin the long-awaited transition out of Winter, heading towards warmer weather, bluer skies, and abundant opportunity! Spring themes may seem cliche and overused, but cliche is simply an opportunity to practice creativity, breathing new life into old ideas.  The entire narrative of Spring is about Mother…

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what i am grateful for

Katie (00:02): Hi everyone, Katie Riess here. And I’m continuing my series on people who I am grateful for this holiday season. I want to introduce you to one of my longtime clients, Dr. Wayne Pernell, who is the founder and president of Dynamic Leader, an amazing company. He does a lot of speaking. He…

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gift guide

If you are looking for the perfect holiday gift for the business person in your life; then check out this holiday gift guide that will take care of all their media needs! It has everything you need to have a great experience in the media; from microphones to the best camera tripods, there’s something for…

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I am grateful

*This is the first video in a Thankful series Katie is doing, highlighting clients, publicists, and those who helped to make KT Media Strategies what it is today. For the month of November, I want to share with everyone some of the amazing people and things that I am grateful for as we celebrate Thanksgiving…

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Lead times with different types of media

Are you wanting media exposure, but are unsure of when to pitch to certain producers, editors and reporters? It’s one of the most asked questions I get! How do you know the timing? The truth is, it can be tricky, but there are certain guidelines that we go by. I will explain a few.  …

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paid speaking gigs

Are you interested in landing some paid speaking gigs, but not sure where to start? Good news, we can help with that! Finding and getting paid speaking gigs can seem difficult, but by taking the right steps, you will be able to find the perfect opportunities to get in front of people and share your…

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content marketing

Your content is a powerful tool that showcases everything you have to offer. If you have a strong content campaign plan and consistently create content that is marketable and of value, you can leverage that content to elevate your media presence.   Long-form content and PR Your blog posts, published articles, and case studies are…

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Preparing for news stories

When the Chauvin trial verdict was revealed earlier than many expected, it was the only thing news stations were talking about. Our client, Kim Crowder, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Speaker and Consultant, had an article released in Forbes the day before on What The Derek Chauvin Trial Verdict Might Mean For The Black Community And…

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Summer is a time for leisure and reprieve. It is also a time for productivity and building momentum. During the summer months, many of us will take vacation time and be out of the office for extended periods, so it is only natural to assume that no one will be around to pitch to. The…

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