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Melissa Kandel selected for Rebecca Minkoff’s newly launched Female Founder Collective

little word studio Founder/CEO Melissa Kandel was chosen to join the Female Founder Collective (FFC). Originally launched at New York Fashion Week, the FFC is fashion designer Rebecca Minkoff’s brainchild, bringing together successful female founders from across the country for exclusive networking opportunities, panel discussions and more. Read about it here.


CEO of little word studio published in “America’s Emerging Literary Fiction Writers: California”

Z Publishing House selected a short fiction piece by Melissa Kandel, CEO of little word studio, for inclusion in its upcoming anthology, available on the publishing house’s website and through Amazon. Read more here.


Earnnest announces executive leadership appointments

A brand-new digital platform for the transfer of earnest money called Earnnest has announced Melissa Kandel, CEO of little word studio, as its acting Chief Marketing Officer. She will continue to run her business as usual while also taking on this exciting, new role. Read the press release here.


West Oceanfront Magazine, published by little word studio, receives official press designation at 2019 Newport Beach Film Festival

A publication of little word studio, West Oceanfront has officially been designated as press for the 20th anniversary of this acclaimed film festival. Expect film reviews and coverage when the event kicks off April 15 through its conclusion May 2.


CEO of little word studio featured in Forbes’ expert panel article on crafting a social media mission statement for your business

Forbes’ expert panels feature Communications, PR, public affairs & media relations executives from the Forbes Communications Council who share firsthand insights. Read the story here.


CEO of little word studio featured in Forbes’ expert panel article on non-traditional ways to inspire creativity

Forbes’ expert panels feature Communications, PR, public affairs & media relations executives from the Forbes Communications Council who share firsthand insights. Read the story here.


CEO of little word studio featured in Forbes’ expert panel article on social media trends to watch in 2019

Forbes’ expert panels feature Communications, PR, public affairs & media relations executives from the Forbes Communications Council who share firsthand insights. Read the story here.


WordPress: What’s the story behind your site title?

WordPress asks six writers how they came up with their blog names and we explain the story behind “little word studio.” Read the article here.


little word studio receives official media designation at 2019 Vans U.S. Open of Surfing

We were honored when little word studio was granted official media access to the 2019 Vans US Open of Surfing by the World Surf League. As part of this exclusive access, we provided coverage of the event, via blog posts and social media. Read our article in West Oceanfront Magazine here.


CEO of little word studio featured in Forbes’ expert panel article on strategies for boosting customer engagement

Forbes’ expert panels feature Communications, PR, public affairs & media relations executives from the Forbes Communications Council who share firsthand insights. Read the story here.


CEO of little word studio featured in Forbes’ expert panel article on digital strategies for brick-and-mortar stores

Forbes’ expert panels feature Communications, PR, public affairs & media relations executives from the Forbes Communications Council who share firsthand insights. Read the story here.


CEO of little word studio named to 2018 Forbes Communications Council

The Forbes Communications Council is an invite-only community for senior-level communications professionals. In early 2018, Melissa Kandel, CEO of little word studio, was named to the council. As part of this membership, she regularly contributes articles to Forbes, shares her insights and networks with other industry executives to provide little word studio clients with the most innovative and collaborative content strategies. (Read her articles here, here and here.)


little word studio receives official media designation at 2018 Newport Beach Wine & Food Festival

We were honored when little word studio was granted official media access to the 2018 Newport Beach Wine & Food Festival for the third consecutive year in a row. As part of this exclusive access, we provided coverage of the event, via blog posts and social media. Read our article in West Oceanfront Magazine here.