Cindy Bertram is an author, speaker, diverse writer, content creator, marketer, storyteller and public relations expert, known as a genuine connector who builds ongoing relationships. Her 20+ years of professional experience includes different industries - cruise, travel and publishing.
From marketing, communications, content creation, storytelling and branding across different media platforms, Cindy assists people and their companies, so they are not “hidden gems.” And she helps them bring their real stories to life.
A nationally published writer and author herself, Cindy continues to contribute articles to diverse online and print publications, where she’s also become known as a travel expert. She has also contributed chapter sections in three different PR NEWS’ Guidebooks. She brings her expertise to life in new ways, helping companies, business owners and their teams take their recognition to new levels. Having a high creative edge works well with her business savvy and MBA from Loyola University Chicago.
An advocate of video marketing, Cindy has also grown her expertise in this area. Beyond creating videos herself, she provides assistance with strategic planning, themes, stories, and content. The public speaking arena is another area where she brings value because she has spoken at different conferences and done presentations. Cindy was the opening speaker for the PR NEWS Writers Boot Camp.
Cindy has also been doing guest speaking as an invited guest on different radio and television shows throughout the country. Bringing her wealth of experience combines well with her successfully working with top level executives, assisting them with interviewing and speaking preparation for conferences and press briefings.
Showcasing what makes a company, their people and products stand out is what she is passionate about, along with helping create that positive impact. Richard Sasso, Chairman, MSC Cruises (USA), shared more about Cindy and said, “Cindy has been an example for all, men and women alike, as a gifted professional who never hesitates to give a helping hand. Her short story, ‘A Cruise and a Promise,’ published in Chicken Soup for the Traveler’s Soul (2002), is one.”
Also a book author, Cindy’s first book, How Six Women Executives Steer the Cruise Industry Today was published in November 2018. And her latest book, Message from the Dog…Learning from Great Humans, available on Amazon, focuses on great well-known nationally recognized leaders, ones she has interacted with personally, along with helping them enhance their businesses through positive coverage.
These are areas Cindy Bertram can assist you with. If you’re interested, let’s schedule a call.