Bloggers and Digital Marketers: Staff Picks

This week we explore the digital space through the eyes of talented marketers and bloggers.

From speaking to teaching to personal blogging, these community members not only possess the skills they need to be leaders in their field but are also dedicated to helping others. Although Michael, Amanda, Pete and Pam are at different junctures in their careers, they all share a love of communicating online and engaging with people.

Michael Tzortzakis, who heads off this post, is a trilingual (fluent in English, German and Greek) blogger living in Germany. Michael writes a powerful blog about his journey overcoming alcohol addiction that he embeds on his page.


Amanda B. Nguyen is a recent graduate and self-proclaimed “Digital Newbie,” currently mastering her skills in community management, influencer engagement, content strategy and social media. Amanda also manages and writes “The Accessory,” a personal blog on fashion, food and travel.


Pete Codella is accredited in public relations and is the Director of Marketing and Communications for the University of Utah’s Eccles School of Business. Pete shares his expertise on digital marketing through teaching, training and giving talks.


Last but certainly not least is Pam Moore, the CEO of Marketing Nutz, a best-selling author and a lover of social media. Pam is passionate about helping brands give customers the tools they need to achieve their goals.


Anna Lizaur is a Marketing Manager with She graduated from the University of Virginia. Anna is fluent in Spanish and can count to 100 in Chinese.