Kama Timbrell is an experienced publicist and social media professional. She has developed and implemented successful publicity and online campaigns for business, parenting, current events, personal finance, fitness, pop culture, lifestyle, and health topics/clients. She specializes in focused communications strategy, collaborating with clients to develop messages that resonate with highly targeted media in order to reach relevant audiences.
Kama has worked with high-visibility clients such as Charlton Heston, William Shatner, best-selling author Harvey Mackay, founder of the Rainforest Cafe Steven Schussler, CEO and cofounder of Miss Jessie’s Miko Branch, and noted business thinker Henry Mintzberg, Cleghorn Professor of Management Studies at McGill University. She has also managed publicity campaigns for Chuck Panozzo, bass player and founding member of Styx; Susan Solovic, CEO of SBTV.com; William Baker, President Emeritus Channel 13/WNET; Chuck Martin, CEO, NFI Research; Dick Martin, former Executive Vice President of Public Relations, AT&T; Fredrick Hahn, founder of Serious Strength, Inc.; and William Colby, the lawyer for the family of Nancy Cruzan in the first right-to-die case heard by the U.S. Supreme Court.
Her clients have appeared on the Today Show, NBC Nightly News, The 700 Club, Fox Business Network, CNBC, NPR’s On the Media and Morning Edition, Bloomberg TV, and PBS’s Nightly Business Report. She has also placed features or reviews in notable publications and websites including: The New York Times; The Wall Street Journal; CareerBuilder.com; Reuters; BusinessWeek; Investor’s Business Daily; The Financial Times; The New York Times Magazine; Fortune; New York Post; Newsweek; U.S. News & World Report; The Conference Board Review; CNNMoney; MSNBC Careers; The Advocate; Entrepreneur; Cosmopolitan; USA Today; National Geographic Traveler; The Boston Globe; The Chicago Tribune; The Washington Post; and The San Francisco Chronicle.
Kama earned a B.A. in Mass Communications from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, where she studied journalism, public relations, and advertising. While at BUP, she was part of the editorial staff at Spectrum Magazine, as well as the advertising director. Kama has earned a Certificate in Digital Media Marketing through New York University’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies.