ORLANDO (Nov. 5, 2020) ” Jess Hanebury, who has drawn praise from international brand executives for her social-media talents and brand management, was named community manager at Growing Bolder, a national powerhouse in active lifestyle content production.

Hanebury came to Orlando-based Growing Bolder, which has broad-reaching platforms for the 55+ market, with 15 years of immense experience and an enviable track record as a creative, brand strategist and social-media community manager. She elevated a variety of international brands, including Five Guys, Cricket Wireless, Quaker products, Marshalls and Bud Light.

As community manager for Growing Bolder, Hanebury will help expand the already vibrant online community ” with more than a million followers — and deliver the stories of ordinary people living extraordinary lives to new audiences.

“The best part to me about joining this team is that I get to be a part of a global community of amazing folks thatcontinue to inspire me every day,” Hanebury said.

Growing Bolder executives are eager to expand their broad-reaching platforms that include a TV show reaching up to 85% of all U.S. households, a radio program on NPR affiliates and a popular podcast. Additionally, the “Growing Bolder” magazine, the largest lifestyle publication in Florida, with 150,000 subscribers, will benefit from the digital exposure and consumer engagement Hanebury is ramping up.

Growing Bolder Director Emily Cummings said, “Jess is one of the most passionate, thoughtful and hard-working teammates I’ve ever had the pleasure¬†of working with. Not only is she innovative and talented, she genuinely cares about the work she is doing and strives to make a positive impact in the lives of our members each day.”

Hanebury is a graduate of James Madison University’s media arts and design program, with a concentration in corporate communications. She also received advanced education at The Creative Circus in Atlanta, a renowned training ground for the heads of creative for Microsoft and Google Creative Lab. She has earned several certifications in crisis communications and social-media marketing.

About Growing Bolder LLC. Growing Bolder is headquartered in Orlando, Florida. The company includes multi-media platforms that include entertaining, educational content for TV, radio, podcasts, magazine and social media aimed at the 50+ audience. The company was founded by Emmy Award-winning broadcaster Marc Middleton.

Doris Bloodsworth, APR
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