Dear BAMf

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We are all BAMfs (badass motherf*ckers) according to us, but sometimes even BAMfs need help. Dear BAMf is an advice column-style podcast that lets you anonymously hit us with your hardest marketing and PR questions.

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In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Juliette Kopecky of LinkSquares explains how to communicate the benefits of assets to a client.

Nov 29

30 min 40 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Nick Kim Principal of Crosscut Ventures talks about proactively preventing crises.

Nov 22

24 min 39 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Jamie Gatto Head of Ureeka advises on communicating a brand refresh.

Nov 15

24 min 44 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Heather Smith of SpyCloud gives tips and tricks for CMOs presenting at board meetings.

Nov 9

25 min 20 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Justin Helmig of IMPLAN communicates what investors want to see in a deck.

Nov 1

19 min 26 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Victoria Griffin of Rhia Ventures explains how to prepare for on-set TV interviews.

Oct 25

20 min 26 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Catherine Thomas of careMESH advises how to crack into tier-one media when client assets are limited.

Oct 18

28 min 10 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Tamara Alesi of YouGov gives advice on how to rationalize with a demanding CMO.

Oct 8

29 min 52 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Victor Lee of Kin Insurance compares lead generation through local versus national press.

Oct 4

30 min 30 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Clarissa Horowitz of Treasury Prime explains how to leverage small budgets using trade publications.

Sep 27

29 min 27 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Natasha Azar of Osage University Partners talks about positioning your client for top-tier publications.

Sep 20

29 min 22 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Patrick McCarthy of Waybridge gives advice on how to entice media.

Sep 20

25 min 11 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Josh Thomas of Flock Safety talks about the benefit of local PR when launching in new markets.

Sep 13

25 min 32 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Liz Prugh of Kitsune Consulting explains how to maximize marketing content.

Aug 30

31 min 5 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Jeff Lerner of Flock Freight explains how to preserve client relationships through partnership.

Aug 23

25 min 23 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Mimi Gadsden of Doctor.com explains how to ask media to meet in person post-pandemic.

Jul 13

35 min 43 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Julie Inouye of VSCO explains how to get your rebrand maximum coverage.

Jun 28

32 min 47 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Keji Mustapha of Connect Ventures talks about how to delight your customers with meaningful gifts.

Jun 22

28 min 52 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Clare Bennett of Dcode gives options on what to do when your C-suite is not receptive to media training.

Jun 15

22 min 40 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Gwen Fisher of PassageBio speaks about how market research can influence your startup's messaging.

Jun 7

24 min 2 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Jonny Steel of Payoneer explains how to navigate international markets.

May 24

31 min 3 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Nick Morris of Onna explains how to convince your c-suite to do a brand refresh.

May 17

29 min 4 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Sheena Badani of Gong talks about when to turn down PR placements.

May 10

21 min 43 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Erin Simpson of Brick Lane breaks down how to know when a start-up needs an agency.

May 3

21 min 24 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Elise Brown of Anthemis Group explains how to communicate success during a pandemic.

Apr 26

26 min 2 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Dan Tarman of DanTarman.com talks about media training the CEO for an IPO announcement.

Apr 19

22 min 24 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, April Conyers of Postmates talks about her favorite delivery ever and the best way to leverage data.

Apr 12

22 min 59 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Gabrielle Ferree of OneTrust talks about being number-one on the 500 INC. list and how to handle client scope creep.

Apr 1

23 min 58 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Tina Rubin of Wave talks about vetting your PR agency for IPO experience.

Mar 30

28 min 31 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Whitney Curry of Pacaso talks about the power of data and internal communications.

Mar 22

28 min 56 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Lee Davis of Spectrum Labs shares how to do more with fewer marketing resources. 

Mar 15

29 min 16 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Rob Gonzalez of Salsify explains the importance of the digital shelf and gives tips on improving internal communications.

Mar 8

30 min 36 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Shimon Lazarov of OKCoin speaks about the cryptocurrency landscape and gives tips for strengthening messaging.

Mar 1

20 min 46 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Caitlin Epstein of Twilio Inc. tells us the story behind the $3 billion breakfast burrito.

Feb 22

24 min 34 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Erin Kim of Geltor Inc. talks about when and how to walk from tier-one media coverage.

Feb 16

18 min 52 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Alexis Evans of Fair.com gives us the secret on how to tell a compelling data-driven story.

Feb 8

34 min 18 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Erica Frank of Oak Street Health strategizes how to bring a pilot product to market. 

Feb 1

23 min 38 sec

In today's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, Paul Bernardini of Kabbage explains how they became the second-largest lender in the nation.

Jan 25

24 min 40 sec

We are all BAMfs (badass motherf*ckers) according to us, but even BAMfs need help. Dear BAMf is a 30-minute advice podcast, hosted by our CEO Beck Bamberger, where guests address anonymously submitted PR + marketing questions or issues. Want your questions answered? Submit your question at www.bamtheagency.com/dearbamf

Jan 19

57 sec

In this season finale of the Dear BAMf podcast, Natsuki Zihnioglu of DNX Ventures explains the proper protocol after a leaked embargo.

Dec 2020

20 min 1 sec

In this episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, we speak with Drew Beechler, Director of Marketing at High Alpha. Drew reminds founders that nothing is off the record in media relations.

Dec 2020

30 min 38 sec

In this episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, we speak with Cliff Worley, Senior Director of Portfolio Growth Marketing at Kapor Capital. Cliff shares his advice for getting customer case studies, how to do more with less, and why it's important to think about diversity and inclusion when planning a new company-wide photoshoot.

Nov 2020

19 min 16 sec

In Episode 26 of the Dear BAMf podcast, Kip Knight of Thomvest Ventures talks about how brands can navigate misinformation in the media.

Nov 2020

22 min 52 sec

In this week's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, we speak with Ted Dillon, Director of Marketing at Clean Energy Ventures. Ted talks about setting PR strategies, including how to leverage trade media.

Nov 2020

23 min 58 sec

In this week's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, we speak with Sam Ahmed, Head of Marketing & Communications at Nautica. Sam talks about setting PR strategies, including how to break through international markets.

Nov 2020

28 min 22 sec

In this week's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, we speak with Nicole Canulla, Head of Marketing & Communications at DUST Identity. Nicole gives counsel on internal communication strategies while working from home during Covid.

Nov 2020

23 min 56 sec

In this week's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, we speak with Gabe Kleinman, Head of Portfolio Services & Marketing at Obvious Ventures. Gabe provides numerous case studies that answer some tough marketing and PR questions for our listeners, including the notion that any press is good press.

Oct 2020

35 min 55 sec

In this week's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, we speak with Ronda Scott, Head of Marketing & Communications at General Catalyst. Ronda gives guidance to common startup & PR questions.

Oct 2020

28 min 31 sec

In this episode, Maya explains how to educate CEOs and Founders with emotional intelligence. She also covers some juicy PR questions from listeners, like this touchy one about noteworthy news.

Oct 2020

21 min 1 sec

In this week's episode of the Dear BAMf podcast, we speak with Nikki Parker, Vice President of Marketing Strategy & Communications at Insight Partners. Nikki explains how to convey the importance of PR beyond simply media relations and into a larger strategy. She also tackles some meaty PR questions for listeners.

Oct 2020

32 min 43 sec