SEJ Alumnus Michelle Stinson Ross Joins Strategic Alliance with Digital Always Media

Michelle Stinson Ross, SEJ Alumnus and founder of her own agency Firestarter Social Media, recently announced a strategic partnership with Toronto-based digital marketing agency, Digital Always Media Inc.


Digital Always Media founders Michelle Stinson Ross, Alan K’necht and Jim Hedger.

The trio of veteran internet marketers and conference speakers say this partnership offers their clients a wider range of complimentary services. Going forward the two companies will operate under the Digital Always Media brand with offices in Toronto, ON, and Stuart, FL.

On how their partnership will benefit clients, Ross had this to say:

“Internet marketing success requires relevance, trust, and authenticity. Joining forces with Digital Always Media lets me offer a wider range of services and gives my clients a fully integrated digital marketing strategy.”

The two companies first connected over three years ago in a Twitter chat started by Ross. They are anticipating “strong growth” from this partnership, and we at SEJ are cheering on our former news writer. Congrats Michelle, Alan and Jim!

Michelle’s next speaking gig is SES San Francisco, happening next week: “Social Publicity and Publishing: How to Earn it, Grow it, Brand it.



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