More than 300 national book marketing campaigns managed over 10-year career
Smith Publicity recently awarded senior publicist Erin MacDonald-Birnbaum with a Career Achievement Award.
Birnbaum, who serves as the firm’s Director of Publicity Strategy, is a nationally recognized book publicist who has managed and implemented more than 300 national book promotion campaigns. Her media placements include virtually every top radio and TV show, newspaper, magazine and online outlet. She has been with Smith Publicity for nearly 11 years.
“Erin has an unparalleled consistent track record of securing top media exposure for authors. With relationships and contacts with media every author wants to reach, she is an invaluable resource whose skills and insights are imparted to every publicist on our team,” says company CEO Dan Smith. “When it comes to producing results, she is hands-down one of the top book publicists in the entire publishing industry.”
Birnbaum is a graduate of the University of Maryland Baltimore County with a bachelor’s degree in photography and minor in art history, with special concentration in graphic design and journalism. She lives in Yardley, PA.
“I was incredibly honored to receive this award,” Birnbaum said, “and touched by the support from the whole Smith Publicity Team. I look forward to the exciting things another ten years in the industry will bring!”