Media veteran Whitni Schmidt joins Scott Walker Media

thumbnail_DSC_5733 (1)Advertising and marketing executive Whitni Schmidt has joined Scott Walker Media as a Media and Branding Strategist. The addition of Schmidt adds to the SWM professional portfolio of services, which now includes Media Relations, Public Relations, Crisis Communications, Social Media Training and Management, Video Production, Digital Marketing, Branding, Media Buying and more.

“The growth this company has shown since its launch in August 2018 has been gratifying to see,” President and CEO Scott Walker said. “The addition of Whitni takes us to another level that I’m very excited about.”

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The Mobile Leprechaun turns 14! Here’s the annual backstory…

This week marks 14 years since one of the best (and one of the first) viral videos of all time was born. It’s hard to believe that much time has passed.

The original version of the video has amassed nearly 30 million views, not including the remixes and all the other creative variations. Every year around St. Patrick’s Day more and more people are introduced to the video for the first time.

A couple of years ago, Barstool Sports announced the video is the first-ever induction into its Internet Hall of Fame. Obviously a major honor.

Unfortunately, after all these years, we still don’t know where da gold at.

I’m forever linked to the iconic story because I’m one of the news anchors who introduced it on camera. As a result, I’m peppered with questions about it several times a year. One question is often repeated: “Was that a real news story?” The answer is yes and no…

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Social Media Boot Camp

Our regionally famous Social Media Boot Camp is lighting up campuses across the area during this young school year. So far we’ve visited Southeastern Louisiana University athletics, St. Ann and Dominican. More are on the books.

What is Social Media Boot Camp you ask? You can get an idea here and here.

Email today to get on the schedule.