Lindsey Carnett is the CEO and president of Marketing Maven. She founded Marketing Maven in 2009, after leading integrated communications campaigns for firms and private industries across the world. With over two decades of experience, Lindsey founded Marketing Maven to elevate the public relations and marketing objectives of clients and provide tangible results.
Named one of the Most Entrepreneurial Companies in America and one of the Fastest Growing Companies in America, Marketing Maven is a bicoastal lifestyle and consumer marketing agency. The agency specializes in international and domestic public relations, social media, reputation management, direct response marketing, U.S. product launches, SEO, event PR, and Spanish media. The team also executes research for clients, identifying growth opportunities for businesses through MavenMapping, a market research, and competitive analysis to provide a marketing roadmap for B2C, B2B, or B2G companies.
Working with clients in the health, nutrition, hospitality, beauty, fashion, lifestyle, and consumer spaces, Marketing Maven also pitches and books media coverage on national TV, radio, newspaper, magazine, and online. Additional services include media tours, media training, byline articles, SEO, press releases, crisis communications, event marketing, media training, retail support, Hispanic marketing, nationally recognized PR stunts, booking speaking opportunities, and tradeshow support. Lindsey is a trusted public relations advisor to national and international organizations and has been named an Enterprising Women Award Winner, Top Woman in Public Relations by PR News, a Top Woman in Media, and featured in the Forbes Most Powerful Women Business Leader issue.
She also has offered expert insight via news outlets like TheStreet.com, National Public Radio (NPR), The Doctors, The Jeff Probst Show, Telemundo, USA Today, PR Week, Forbes Woman, Medium, Gizmodo, and Thrive Global. She believes in giving back and has sat on Board of Directors for Women in Sports in Events serving as their Co–VP of Marketing, served on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Los Angeles Chapter, Electronic Retailing Association and The Victory Club for California Lutheran University and is a member of the Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce where she was a 2021 40 Under Forty Honoree, VISTAGE, W Source, and Women Presidents’ Organization. She also taught a social media content course and wrote curriculum for Academy of Art University.
In her spare time Lindsey loves being active and is a former NCAA captain of the California Lutheran University women’s soccer team. Lindsey also played volleyball, basketball, and softball and placed in vault in regional gymnastic competitions. When not working you can find Lindsey at the beach, the park, or local walking trails.