Contact: Shannon Kinney, [email protected], 207-593-7665
Rockland, Maine– Deanna Lewis, an experienced sales professional in both newspaper and digital advertising, has been hired as a sales leader for Dream Local Digital, a national digital marketing agency based in Rockland.
The South Berwick, Maine, resident has spent the last 15 years working for the Local Media Association, which is the largest trade organization in the United States focused on working with local media companies to develop new and sustainable business models. For the past eight years, Lewis worked as the R&D Growth and Development Manager at LMA, and prior to that she was its Director of Sales. Before joining LMA, her work experience was primarily in advertising sales, including newspaper and digital.
In her role as sales leader, Lewis will be part of the Dream Local Digital sales team. She will be working directly with media partner sales teams to assist them in successfully selling digital marketing services to their local customer. She also will sell to businesses directly. She will leverage her deep experience in media to offer coaching, prepare proposals, identify customer needs with recommended solutions, and close sales.
“Our newspaper, radio and TV station partners nationwide rely upon Dream Local Digital to help them gain new customers and market share by offering our services to their clients. Someone of Deanna’s experience, who has walked in their shoes, is an ideal fit to help them be successful. We are thrilled to add her skills, creative energy and drive to our team. I know she’s going to have an impact on our partners quickly, and I am proud to offer them support by someone with her talent.”
– Shannon Kinney, Founder and Client Success Officer, Dream Local Digital
As Rockland-based Dream Local Digital continues its national growth, Lewis will be a key asset to customers and partners.
“I love being able to help a company market its business in ways that work for it and help it become successful. I’m looking forward to putting my experience to work helping media companies transform and serve their customers with digital solutions like social media, websites and search engine optimization. I was looking for a company that is driving change every day in innovative ways and Dream Local Digital does just that. I am excited to be a part of the Dream Local #HoneyBadger team!”
— Deanna Lewis, Sales Leader
Find out more about the Dream Local Digital Media Partner Program here.