Anika Jackson is a senior communications and marketing professional with over 25 years of experience working with diverse brands and clients to build local and global interest and create meaningful, synergistic relationships between businesses and people. She currently serves as the CEO, chief strategist, and podcast host for Your Brand Amplified, a marketing and communications agency that she also founded. Jackson’s professional expertise encompasses experiential marketing, event production, launch marketing, public relations, and various additional digital and influencer-based marketing and communications management strategies. She is a member of the Quickbooks Small Business Council, serves on the advisory board for UC Santa Barbara’s Women in Leadership executive program, and contributes her knowledge and thought leadership for the benefit of multiple local, national, and global nonprofits.
As an instructor at USC Annenberg, Jackson focuses on the intersections between public relations and branding in the marketing and communications sector. She received a BS in public administration from the University of San Francisco.