Maria began her career in publishing as an in-house publicist for St. Martin's Press and later as Publicity Manager for Kodansha America where she spearheaded the American division of leading Japanese-owned publisher, Kodansha International. She has been working independently since 2000 and has had the pleasure of working with numerous authors, publishers, companies and non-profit organizations. Notable publicity campaigns include work with Hillary Rodham Clinton, Senator Charles Schumer, Nikon, Cranium, Starbucks, The Asia Society, iUniverse, Barnes & Noble, Osho International, Postpartum Support International, The Karam Foundation and UNICEF.
Maria offers individualized publicity campaigns designed to target your key audience, increase visibility and awareness of your book, and help you connect with your audience in an authentic, relevant and impactful way. As the the publishing and media landscapes continue to shift, Maria is honored to help her clients navigate the industry and, ultimately, share their unique message with the world. Learn more here