Brittany Hennessy is the best-selling author of “INFLUENCER: Building Your Personal Brand In The Age Of Social Media” and the co-founder & Chief Relationship Officer at CARBON AUGUST , an influencer development platform serving creators, performers, and entrepreneurs.
Brittany was the first Senior Director, Influencer Strategy & Talent Partnerships at Hearst Magazines Digital Media where she secured fashion & beauty influencers for Cosmopolitan, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Esquire, Town & Country, Seventeen, Good Housekeeping, and other titles across the digital portfolio.
She was also the first Associate Director, Social Strategy & Influence at Horizon Media where she secured comedy and parenting influencers for top brands in the entertainment, spirits, CPG, and automotive categories.
Brittany was named to Talking Influence’s 2018 Top Industry Player list, is a member of the Real-Time Academy of Short Form Arts and Sciences where she judges the annual Shorty Awards and the Shorty Social Good Awards, and was also a judge of the 2019 Influencer Marketing Awards.
INFLUENCER has been called the “influencer marketing bible” by content creators and experts who have “read the book in one sitting.” It is a “must read,” “a game changer,” and “drops gems for days.”
Released July 31, 2018 through Citadel, with over 10,000 copies sold, it is available in paperback, e-book, and audiobook (read by me!) The hardcover edition (with a bonus chapter) is available exclusively at Hudson News.