KiKi L’Italien is the CEO and founder of Amplified Growth, a DC-based digital marketing consultancy specializing in SEO, social media, and content strategy for associations and commercial clients. She also serves as CMO for startup app developer Cannonball Projects, and hosts the hugely popular Association Chat live-streamed podcast, a weekly association-centric news and education outlet which has run since 2009.
KiKi specializes in Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Optimization, Inbound Marketing, and Google Analytics. She received a specialization in Content Strategy from Northwestern University and holds a Google Analytics Individual Qualification (GAIQ), complementing her already ample marketing and communications experience.
KiKi serves as faculty for Mediabistro’s online suite of social media courses and was a contributing author to the book Social Networking for Nonprofits: Increasing Engagement in a Mobile and Web 2.0 World (ASAE, 2010).
Past speaking and training clients include: WebLink, American Society of Association Executives, Delta Dental, National Association of Homebuilders, MarketingProfs, American Speech Language Hearing Association, Building Owners and Managers Association, Florida Hospital Association, Arkansas Hospital Association, Michigan Health & Hospital Association, QVC, and the Texas Society of Association Executives, among many others.