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“The experience of becoming an author, with the release of ‘Unscripted’ in April of 2017 was a lot of things for me. Exhilarating, draining, emotional, and incredibly satisfying are the first words that come to mind. I soon learned that writing the book was just a part of the process. When it came to getting the word out, and setting up a media tour, Choice Media & Communications took the reins, and I would have been lost without them. What a group of professionals! Heather Adams, Kerry Gardner and Maggie Rheney put together a tour that included ‘Good Morning America,’ ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,’ an ESPN car wash, and more national radio shows and podcasts than I can possibly count. And they were there to take care of every detail every step of the way. When it comes to getting a book in front of the eyes of potential readers, there’s only one Choice.”
— Ernie Johnson, Jr., New York Times bestselling author and Emmy Award winning host of “Inside The NBA”

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“Heather’s enthusiasm is contagious. She attacks everything with a can-do attitude and is always willing to take on new challenges. Not easily discouraged, Heather always finds a way to get it done. She is also an excellent presenter – clear, concise, and compelling. She knows what it takes to get others to sit up and take notice, and she always makes a great impression. Heather knows how to get publicity for her clients. She has a ‘nose’ for a great story and knows how to sell her point of view. When she speaks, people listen! Finally, Heather has a robust network of publicity contacts in New York and Los Angeles. If she doesn’t get through on the first call, she always gets her calls returned.”
— Michael Hyatt, New York Times bestselling author, president and CEO, Michael Hyatt & Company, former chairman and CEO, Thomas Nelson Publishers

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“Perhaps one of the best things I can say about Choice is that after working with them on my last book, we never even opened a discussion on switching PR firms for my latest book, ‘Of Mess and Moxie.’ It was an obvious, unanimous choice to work with the same phenomenal team that helped put ‘For the Love’ on the NY Times bestseller list for seven weeks. Heather and her team have never missed a single step, not once. They are aggressive, thorough, intuitive, and proactive. With Heather’s coaching, I’ve entered every media opportunity – TIME Magazine, The Atlantic, ‘The Today Show,’ Redbook, Publisher’s Weekly, MSN – confident and thoroughly prepared. I want no other team by my side.”
— Jen Hatmaker, New York Times Bestselling Author, Speaker, Host of “For the Love with Jen Hatmaker” Podcast and Star of HGTV’s “My Big Family Renovation”

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“Heather Adams and her team at Choice are top-notch. They not only offer their counsel and media connections, but their service and attention is excellent. I am happy to recommend Choice Media & Communications.”
— Rodney Bullard, Vice President of Corporate Social Responsibility at Chick-fil-A Inc., Executive Director of the Chick-fil-A Foundation, and author of “Heroes Wanted: Why the World Needs You to Live Your Heart Out”

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“After our initial meeting with Choice Media we knew that they would be the perfect fit for us. Their attention to detail and communication is second to none. They helped make our lives easier at the same time spreading the word about Inner Light Yoga to the Nashville community. It was a pleasure to work with Devin Lee, Maggie, and the whole team at Choice.”
— Emmy and Lee Singer, Owners of Inner Light Yoga

Joy Groblebe

“From our very first interaction, working with the team at Choice has been an amazing experience. They are proactive and represent their clients with the utmost of professionalism and integrity and are masters at following up on leads quickly, efficiently and completely. Whether you’re talking to a producer, editor or on-air talent, they have the relationships to make things happen. As if that weren’t enough, the entire team is full of life and an amazingly fun group of people to partner with.”
— Joy Groblebe, owner, The Frontline Group

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“I am the first to admit I was a little skeptical about the difference a public relations firm could make when releasing a book, but I can say that Heather and the team at Choice Media blew me away. They not only knew how to find the right opportunities and outlets to promote my book and my writing, but prepared me thoroughly for each and every one. They work tirelessly to help you spread the word about your project, yet in a way that feels authentic and genuine. Best of all, they are your biggest cheerleaders and make you feel like you’re working with dear friends who have known you forever and always have your best interest at heart.”
— Melanie Shankle, New York Times bestselling author, “The Big Boo Cast” podcast co-host, The Big Mama Blog author 

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“During the publishing and promotion of ‘It’s My Pleasure,’ I was fond of saying, ‘I’ve never done this before.’ Thankfully, Choice Media has done it many times before and brings a wealth of expertise to my project to not only promote the book, but to also coach and prepare me for every new experience along the way. Heather and her team bring the highest level of professionalism and dedication to their work. Most valuable to me is Choice’s ability to understand my brand, and represent me as I would myself.”
— Dee Ann Turner, Vice President of Enterprise Social Responsibility and 30-year veteran at Chick-fil-A and Author of “It’s My Pleasure: The Impact of Extraordinary Talent and a Compelling Culture”

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“Choice Media understands how to achieve short-term goals with a long-term strategy in mind. Their partnership has helped us build true brands around our brightest author stars so that everyone succeeds now and in the future.”
— Jeff James, Vice President, Marketing, Nelson Books

Lee Kennedy

“It has been a pleasure working with Choice Media. Their connections and resources inside the industry are vast and knowledgable. Their expertise has given me peace of mind knowing that our publicity and communications are being taken care of and that has allowed me the time to focus on other important areas of my business. The interest and awareness they have generated for us has been invaluable and far and above what was promised. They are an integral part of our team.”
— Lee Kennedy, Owner, Leiper’s Fork Distillery

Mark Rice

“We love working with Choice Media. They consistently over-deliver not just on the quantity of media opportunities, but on the quality of media hits that strategically help us achieve our goals. They are communicative, timely and professional. Their work in constructing and executing an extensive media tour for our author was truly impressive, and they made sure every detail was in place.”
— Mark Rice, vice president of marketing, Baker Publishing Group

Vanessa Lapointe

“Relationship is at the heart of everything I do – my writing, my clinical work, and my personal life. And there is no other publicity firm that I have come across who are as expert in having relationship at the heart of everything they do as Choice! They took the time to deeply understand my work and my message. They connected with me as a human being. They worked in focused, planful and skilled ways to make things happen. And they put all of this capably together with their marketing savvy to win my confidence – and secure my success.”
— Dr. Vanessa Lapointe, Celebrated Child Psychologist and Parenting Expert, Author of “Discipline Without Damage: How to Get Your Kids to Behave Without Messing Them Up”

Sean Lowe

“It was an absolute pleasure to work with the team at Choice Media. Not only did they do a wonderful job creating the maximum amount of exposure for me and my project, but they were a true joy to work with. The Choice team makes you feel like family while maintaining a high level of professionalism. I owe a great deal of my success to Choice Media.”
— Sean Lowe, Author of New York Times bestseller “For the Right Reasons”

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“Heather Adams is a high performer, in general, and the consummate publicity professional in particular. She created and executed publicity campaigns for many of the books published by my division, and her work always reflects commitment to excellence and complete ownership of the results. The top-tier authors and media personalities Heather works with invariably praise her for her encouraging attitude and her total command of the process. I recommend her highly.”
— Brian Hampton, senior vice president and publisher, Thomas Nelson Publishers

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“Be prepared for Choice Media & Communications to far exceed any expectations you have for your communication needs and business goals. When you partner with Choice, they become part of your team, your number one advocate, your wise counsel, and your go-to for enthusiasm and creativity. Heather Adams and team prepare you for anything you face and help you spread your message far and wide. With expertise, authenticity, and professionalism that are head and shoulders above the competition, be prepared to soar with Choice Media & Communications.”
— Rachel Macy Stafford, Author of New York Times bestsellers “Hands Free Mama” and “Hands Free Life”

Crystal Paine

“I’m so grateful for the opportunity to work with Choice. Not only do I appreciate their commitment to excellence and professionalism, but I also love how they seek to understand my personal and business priorities and make sure that everything they do is in line with my life mission.”
— Crystal Paine, Founder of MoneySavingMom.com and Author of New York Times bestseller “Say Goodbye to Survival Mode”

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“It started with ‘The Today Show.’ From there, the team at Choice guided our book ‘Undivided’ from one great media stop to the next. With their extraordinary connections, tireless energy and great enthusiasm, Choice brought our book and its story to the attention of countless readers, bloggers, viewers and more. Beth, Heather and Kerry, we are forever grateful for your expertise. Thanks for being so smart, savvy, encouraging and fun.”
— Patricia Raybon, Co-Author, “Undivided: A Muslim Daughter, Her Christian Mother, Their Path to Peace”

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“Heather and team get results that make waves! The Choice ladies have cultivated genuine relationships with key media and take great care to place clients in the right hands. My experience with them has been incredible! From helping me navigate PR waters to getting media placements that matter, they make things happen. I highly recommend Choice for targeted results, meaningful connections, and a touch of Southern hospitality with every interaction!”
— Lara Casey, Editor-in-Chief of Southern Weddings magazine and Author of “Make It Happen”

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“Choice understands media, relationships, building bridges with key influencers, and the power of mainstream marketing. Partnering with them allows for powerful connections with the key people and partners you can’t access on your own as an author.”
— Brad Lomenick, former president of Catalyst and Author of “H3 Leadership: Be Humble. Stay Hungry. Always Hustle”

Alana Raybon

“Working with Choice Media has been an absolute honor. Beth, Heather and Kerry’s connections opened the door to opportunities I never imagined possible. Choice Media tirelessly dedicated themselves to our promotion, reaching out to innumerable outlets on our behalf. I knew they cared about our message, but mostly, I knew they cared about us. Thank you, Choice Media, for your wisdom, guidance and encouragement!”
— Alana Raybon, Co-Author, “Undivided: A Muslim Daughter, Her Christian Mother, Their Path to Peace”

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“I cannot speak highly enough about Heather and her team. They went above and beyond to make sure our event was a success, not to mention they are a blast to work with. As our social media sponsor, they implemented strategies that ensured the best exposure possible for our event which helped us grow our revenue and attendance. I am so grateful they were willing to share their time, talents, and expertise with us. They understood our needs, came up with a strategy, and executed their plan brilliantly. I look forward to working with them in the future!”
— Lauren Harris , former Regional Director, Rutherford County, American Heart Association

Laura Sobiech

“Heather and Beth took this unknown, small town Minnesota girl to the big city of Manhattan and used their amazing media contacts to open some pretty incredible studio doors. From the first day I met them, I knew their hearts were truly committed in their desire to make the most media impact they could for the success of Fly a Little Higher. I loved my time with Choice Media and would work them again in a heartbeat!”
— Laura Sobiech, Author of “Fly a Little Higher: How God Answered a Mom’s Small Prayer in a Big Way”

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“We used Choice for my company’s launch and I could not have been happier with their guidance, strategy and professional demeanor. I felt we were in good hands, and we got exactly what we wanted in terms of exposure and attention.”
— Sarah Rucker, Director, Sales and Marketing, little bee books

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“Choice Media & Communications is one of the finest I’ve had the pleasure of working with. Heather’s work on long standing bestseller ‘The Daniel Plan’ was so superb Amen Clinics hired Choice to do more work for us. Heather and her team are smart, hardworking, connected and have great follow through. I highly recommend them.”
— Daniel Amen, M.D., double-board certified psychiatrist, nine-time New York Times bestselling author and founder of Amen Clinics

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“Heather Adams knows PR! More importantly, she knows the media gatekeepers who open the windows to the worldwide audience that watches American TV and follows our national press. She handles a crisis with wisdom and grace and has the respect and affection of our most powerful network producers.”
— Wes Yoder, president, Ambassador Speakers and Literary Agency

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“If you’re looking to get a job done with excellence and professionalism, put Heather Adams at the top of your list. In my role as vice president of marketing for the Corporate Brands division of Thomas Nelson, Inc., Heather was the director of publicity and reported to me. I was continually amazed at her ability to handle a high-volume workload and frequently volunteer for initiatives outside of her job responsibilities – while maintaining an impressive rate of success. She’s the kind of team member that instills confidence in her coworkers, managers and clients. In addition to her efficiency and productivity, she has great interpersonal skills and is a lot of fun to work with. I highly recommend her for any position for which she is being considered.”
— Rob Birkhead, vice president of creative and brand marketing, FanCrater

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“Heather is a highly motivated and extremely professional executive. She is competitive, goal oriented, and thrives on the intensity of the projects she directs.

Known for her well-developed network of media contacts, she has a great command for making the right connections. Heather excels at pitching ideas, people and concepts. She exudes confidence and passion. Heather is both candid and caring. While she is hard driving, she can be very sensitive to the clients she represents. She finds special ways to communicate that she cares about the same things they do.

I am impressed by her strong desire to grow and learn. Eager to take on more responsibilities, she will do whatever it takes to gain competence in areas where she does not have extensive experience. She is open to feedback and wants to know how she can make a difference. I strongly support and recommend her.”
— Tami Heim, president and CEO at Christian Leadership Alliance

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“Heather is a consummate leader, strong thinker and balanced executive who makes things happen. She is confident and assertive as needed, but listens and takes direction from anyone with a good point of view. Moreover, she appreciates and has good perspective on all the functions of publishing. Heather is someone that you want working on your team, not someone else’s.”
— Donald W. Gates, Jr, founder & principal at The Gates Group, former vice president of marketing, Zondervan Publishers

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“Heather Adams is energetic, great to work with, and exceptionally driven. I appreciate her detailed organization, thorough communication, and ability to maximize our time for the greatest impact.”
— Craig Groeschel, senior pastor of LifeChurch.tv and New York Times bestselling author

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“The team at Choice is top notch. Their wrap-around support and creativity will make your launch, whether it is a blog, business, or book (or whatever it is they may be publicizing) shine in the public square. Their enthusiasm and confidence in their clients is palpable. They’ll be thinking of how to pitch and position your work and brand in ways you would have never even dreamed. I can’t thank them enough for their commitment to excellence, client care, and maximum exposure.”

— Tiffany Bluhm, author, speaker, and podcaster

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“Working with the team at Choice Media has been nothing short of a pleasure. It’s so hard to find teams that do what they say they’ll do and the team at Choice Media absolutely delivers. They were able to provide me a comprehensive brand analysis that identified growth opportunities along with the direction and voice in which to expand my brand. I would recommend Choice Media to any growing entrepreneur.”

— Michelle Smith, author, recipe developer and creator of The Whole Smiths

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“Working with Choice Media & Communications was one of the best decisions we  made while planning for our client’s book launch. Each of the publicists we worked with was fantastic–thorough, knowledgeable, efficient, effective, and kind. They went above and beyond to serve our needs to the best of their ability. In an industry that operates at a fast pace, it’s always refreshing to work with people who take the time to build a relationship with you–and then tackle goals with a tailored/personal approach. Their reporting was clear and left no room for any member of our team to be left “in the dark.” Choice successfully created new media opportunities for our client, and secured our trust and loyalty in the process.”

— Mike McCloskey, president of The McCloskey Network

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“When we searched for a PR firm to handle our client’s book release, it was immediately clear to us that Choice Media & Communications was our best fit. Choice’s team is made up of the absolute best of the best–bright, kind, skilled, and incredibly driven women. From our initial meeting, I was so impressed with how they conducted business in both a professional and warm manner. Throughout the months leading up to book launch, our publicists were consistently in contact with detailed reporting. They served us far beyond our expectations many times–going to great lengths to meet our specific, unique needs. Heather and her team opened many new doors in the media world for our client (who is a first time author), and we are forever grateful!”

— Kacie Barnwell, founder of Five Thousand Co

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“We are so glad we took the step to work with Choice. The team really took the time to  understand our company, mission, values, and goals. This added a deep level of comfort and understanding to our relationship. They put together a very detailed proposal with our goals and mission in mind and we were blown away with their wisdom and insight in the PR and media world. Their heart is to see you succeed!”

— Katie Guiliano, Founder and Owner of Hosanna Revival 

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“We engaged Choice Communications for the launch of our new Tom’s Town Double Oaked Bourbon. These southern ladies are consummate professionals at the top of their game. They never missed a beat, and secured trade coverage, local coverage, and some great reviews for us – online, on TV and in print. As an emerging national brand, we need to make sure we’re getting great ROI on every marketing dollar spent, and Choice exceeded our expectations. We can’t wait to work with them again soon!”

— David Epstein, Founder, Tom’s Town Distilling Co.

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“Being a first time author, I had a lot to learn about the publishing process. The Choice team was knowledgeable and helpful beyond just the PR side of a book release, which was a blessing. They provided guidance and encouragement when unexpected changes and challenges occurred, and I was so blessed by Sarah and Kerry’s patience, professionalism, work ethic, and intentionality from start to finish.”

— Jordan Lee Dooley, entrepreneur, influencer, speaker and author of “Own Your Everyday”