Through utter nerdmanship & sheer force of will, I've managed to be featured in the New York & LA Times, NY1 News, Brooklyn 12 News, BK Live, Good Magazine, the Dance Enthusiast, Dance Spirit Magazine, Broadway World, DNAinfo, LA Weekly, LAist, Backstage West, Dance Magazine & more.
Now, I revolutionize how creative industries advocate for worthy causes as a speaker & marketing consultant. I've worked for Paul Taylor Dance Company, CUNY Dance Initiative, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, The Joyce Theater, Noel Pointer Foundation, Celebrate Mexico Now Festival, Trent and Company Public Relations, Kupferberg Center for the Arts, Pilobolus Dance, & famed film composer David Newman. If you're interested in maximizing your own brand (we all have one), email firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about consultations & training opportunities.
"Jamie Benson's 30-minute social media talk at a conference I attended was worth the cost and time spent on the whole day. I engaged him in a single consultation with my company, Pilobolus. In the short time since his work with us, the ideas and guidelines that he customized have yielded...
176% increase in Facebook Page followership
76% increase in Facebook reach
58% increase in Facebook post engagement
—and we haven't even rolled out the biggest ideas that he catalyzed, nor begun sales for our upcoming performance season when we can start to precisely measure return on investment.
What I'm saying is that for all of the conferences, books, newsletters, blogs, and feeds that all of us follow, Jamie Benson's approach is hands-down the best I've come across. It's personal, authentic, generous, excited, and radical—all qualities that I wish more of the communications in this world could be."