CEO and Founder of the social media marketing firm Rev Media Marketing which launched in 2009. Her website, known as Social Caffeine, has become an outlet for companies and individuals to bolster their brand and presence with her comprehensive blogging tips.
She graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia with a degree in marketing, journalism, and business logistics in 1991. She then spent several years in sales before becoming an account director for more than fifteen years at RR Donnelley.
She co-created Pick the Brains' 90 Days Ultimate Confidence Booster and 30 Days To Thinking Outrageously.
She and husband Steve Dakota Sougstad have five children.
Both she and BuzzFeed's Jonathan Steinberg are executives known for their marketing expertise.