Speaking

KPEL Brand Buzz: Every Monday morning Jaci hosts a live segment on Lafayette Louisiana’s local radio station, KPEL 96.5

As a brand strategist, Jaci knows best practices for business, advertising, social media marketing, local partnerships, and so much more.

Speaking Engagements


Brand Builders Workshop – December 2019 – 2020 Brand Plan
Brand Builders Workshop – November 2019 – Retail Branding
Brand Builders Workshop – November 2019 – Nonprofit Branding
Innovate South – November 2019 – Big Bang Brand: Build it Don’t Blow it
Brand Builders Workshop – October 2019 – Financial Institution Branding
Brand Builders Workshop – October 2019 – Business to Business Branding
Brand Builders Workshop – October 2019 – Small Business Branding
Brand Builders Workshop – October 2019 – Realtor Branding
SLCC – October 2019 – Building an Entrepreneurial Brand
Opportunity Machine – October 2019 – Build Your Brand and Rule the World
SBDC – September 2019 – Building a Brand for Your Startup Business
Van Eaton & Romero – August 2019 – Building a Real Estate Brand
SLCC – April 2019 – Building an Entrepreneurial Brand
SBDC – March 2019 – Building a Brand for Your Startup Business
Opportunity Machine – March 2019 – Build Your Brand and Rule the World

SBDC – September 2018 – Building a Brand for Your Startup Business
SLCC – September 2018 – Branding and Entrepreneurship
Opportunity Machine – September 2018 – Build Your Brand and Rule the World
Women’s Leadership Conference – March 2018 – Build Your Personal Brand
SBDC – March 2018 – Building a Brand for Your Startup Business
SLCC – March 2018 – Branding and Entrepreneurship
Opportunity Machine – February 2018 – Build Your Brand and Rule the World

Southern Telemessaging Association Conference – November 2017
ASHRM Regional Conference – September 2017 – Recruitment Strategies
NCSB National Conference – September 2017 – Language Pathology and Audiology
LBESPA – June 2017 – Social Media and Your Brand
Urgent Care Association of America – April 2017 – Clinic Startup Fundamentals
Urgent Care Association of America – April 2017 – Generational Branding
Health IT Marketing PR Conference – April 2017 – 5 R’s of Branding
Women’s Leadership Conference – March 2017 – Building Your Brand
South Louisiana Community College – February 2017 – Being an Entrepreneur

Episcopal School of Acadiana – November 2016 – Developing Digital Citizens (students)
Sts Peter and Paul School – October 2016 – Developing Digital Citizens (parents)
Episcopal School of Acadiana – September 2016 – Developing Digital Citizens (parents)
Urgent Care Association of America – September 2016 – 5 R’s of Branding
Gulf Coast Young Professional Summit –  Aug 2016 – If At First You Don’t Succeed: Fail Up Panel
Social Media Day – June 2016 – Using Social Media to Build Your Brand

Fuel Lines Conference – October 2015 – Become a Thought Leader
Gulf Coast Young Professional Summit – Sept 2015 – How to Brand Yourself
Holy Family School – August 2015 – Developing Digital Citizens (parents)
South Louisiana Community College – March 2015 – Build Your Brand for Business

Diocese of Lafayette – September 2014 – Brand Your School
Holy Family School – August 2014 – Developing Digital Citizens (parents)
Junior League – March 2014 – Build Your Personal Brand
Telcom Conference – February 2014 –

Ascension Episcopal School – October 2013 – Developing Digital Citizens (parents)
Ascension Episcopal School – October 2013 – Developing Digital Citizens (students)
Holy Family School – August 2013 – Developing Digital Citizens (parents)
Carencro Catholic School – April 2013 – Developing Digital Citizens (students)
LJ Alleman School – Feb 2013 – Developing Digital Citizens (parents)

Saint John the Baptist – October 2012 – Developing Digital Citizens (parents)
Saint John the Baptist – October 2012 – Developing Digital Citizens (students)
Cosgriff Memorial Catholic School – October 2012 – Developing Digital Citizens (parents)
Cosgriff Memorial Catholic School – October 2012 – Developing Digital Citizens (students)
St. Joseph Catholic School – October 2012 – Developing Digital Citizens (parents)
St. Joseph Catholic School – October 2012 – Developing Digital Citizens (students)
Society of the Sacred Heart – September 2012 – Rebranding an Institution
Holy Family School – August 2012 – Developing Digital Citizens (parents)
St. Genevieve School – August 2012 – Developing Digital Citizens (students)
LITE – July 2012 – Developing Digital Citizens (4 part workshop series for students)
Diocese of Salt Lake City – March 2012 – Brand Your School
OnviSource – Feb 2012 – Social Media Marketing for the Masses

Our Lady of Fatima – September 2011 – Developing Digital Citizens (parents)
Louisiana State University – May 2011 – Build Your Brand With Social Media
Society of American Travel Writers – May 2011 – Branding v Pigeonholing
Our Lady of Fatima – April 2011 – Developing Digital Citizens (parents)
Board of Examiners Speech Language Pathology & Audiology – April 2011 – Building Your Healthcare Brand with Social Media
Women’s Conference – March 2011 – Building Our Strength with Personal Branding and by Building Connections
University of Louisiana Moody College of Business – March 2011 – Business Branding Through Social Media

Natchez Convention & Visitors Bureau – September 2010 – Social Media Makes Small Business Big
St. Francisville Convention & Visitors Bureau – August 2010 – Harness the Power of Social Media for Tourism
LMGMA – July 2010 – Brand Aid for Business Health
Coastal Social – April 2010 – Social Media Branding

Stuller Foundation – Fall 2009 – Social Media for Non Profit Organizations (7 week Workshop Series)
Gift of Hope – January 2009 – Recipient Message Training

East Baton Rouge Parish School Board – May 2008 – Crises Message Training
Gift of Hope – January 2008 – Recipient Message Training

Articles about or quoting Jaci:
https://www.americanexpress.com/us/small-business/openforum/articles/creating-a-sticky-tagline-1/
http://www.shopkeep.com/blog/expert-tips-choosing-pos-system
http://repcapitalmedia.com/pro-tips-for-effectively-targeting-your-audience/
http://www.socialmediatoday.com/content/ad-agency-having-explosive-new-business-growth-leading-social-media
http://www.toitravthorntv.com/social-media-day-comes-lafayette/img_4003/
http://www.houmatoday.com/news/20120915/downtown-alive-celebrates-30-years
http://www.mycentraljersey.com/story/life/people/2016/04/04/meet-lafayette-ceo-no-regrets/81885110/
http://1063radiolafayette.com/help-out-flood-victims-buy-a-cool-t-shirt/
https://thinkprogress.org/reading-the-conditional-backwards-13f49192f386#.2m4m00mbw
http://blog.mavenroad.com/get-your-event-trending-on-twitter/

Articles written for Ad Age
http://adage.com/article/small-agency-diary/ad-industry-a-certification-process/149503/
http://adage.com/article/small-agency-diary/small-ad-agencies-hollywood-style-agents/145308/
http://adage.com/article/small-agency-diary/a-small-world/145020/
http://adage.com/article/small-agency-diary/advertising-focus-corporate-culture/145612/

Articles written for Talent Zoo
http://www.talentzoo.com/in_the_news.php?authorID=334