Amy Martin brings more than 18 years of experience to helping organizations and brands reach target audiences by creating value for customers through content development, customer success programs, social strategy and thought leadership. Her industry expertise spans media relations, digital channel development, content marketing, social channel strategy and messaging and building brands that can evolve over time and across sectors. In her current role at JumpStart, Martin has been crucial to driving awareness and results about the Northeast Ohio entrepreneurial ecosystem. Martin leads all the content marketing efforts for the organization and manages the marketing department which provides direct marketing support to the entrepreneurial companies that JumpStart invests in and supports. Prior to joining JumpStart, Martin was a consultant with firms such as Fleishman Hillard, Porter Novelli, Leo Burnett and Euro RSCG Worldwide. Martin is also the founder of SheInTheCLE.com, a female blogger collective that focuses on driving purposeful conversations by women in Northeast Ohio and manages her own consultancy agency, Hyperthink which provides marketing support to women-owned businesses. She sits on the Republican National Convention Visiting Media Subcommittee and is a regular speaker and workshop trainer for the YWCA Greater Cleveland Women’s Leadership Institute and Bad Girl Ventures.