"We certainly never imagined we would be getting a whole team of talented, energetic, creative, and accessible professionals who would figure out more ways to let the world know about us and our travel services than even we had considered possible."
Friendly Planet Travel
Meet The Team
Senior Vice President
Mike Lizun is a seasoned media relations, digital public relations, communications and content strategist, helping brands create and tell their stories.
Over the course of his 18 years in public relations, journalism, and communications, he has developed hundreds of valuable top-tier media relationships (East and West Coast, national, technology, consumer and business media from AP, Reuters, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Fortune, TechCrunch, Good Morning America, TODAY Show, USA Today, ABC News, CNN, GigaOm, Forbes, Fox News, The Verge, re/code – tier one media, and top-tier bloggers).
Mike consistently wins clients national and international exposure to audiences utilizing topics of public interest, trends, digital assets, creative content, good timing, solid media relationships, and news, and is skilled at using social media and the social web to produce and distribute online content to help create and grow online communities.
Mike is experienced in “ground-up” blog development, social network community development and management, and targeted social media engagement tactics, across various digital and mobile platforms.
His specialties include strategic, integrated, digital communications; identifying and building relationships with influential media and bloggers; earning media; and creating and promoting content on the web and social web.