Juan Alanis, @juanofwords is a public relations and digital strategist, speaker, and content creator, dedicated to creating compelling narratives that drive measurable results.
As co-owner and Director of Public Relations at Big Oak Tree Media, a full-service integrated communications firm, he and his team provide strategic counsel and guidance to customers of various industries and size.
Formerly Vice President at FleishmanHillard and Lead PR/Social Media Strategist at Lopez Negrete Communications, Juan specializes in crafting unique and integrated communications programs around thought-provoking insights.
His roster of clients to date includes some of the nation’s premier blue chip brands, including AT&T, Verizon Wireless, Walmart, Sonic Drive-In, Samsung, among various others.
Juan is one of the organizers of the first-of-its-kind Hispanicize Texas event for content creators, journalists and marketers. He is the founder of the leading U.S. Hispanic lifestyle blog on Mexican Living, Juan of Words, and in July 2017 was listed as #13 on the Houston Top 25 Social Media Power Influencers.
He is a regular speaker at national conferences and events on topics such as digital content creation, social media, public relations, and brand advocacy.
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