Barbara Lewis has been involved marketing and communication, both as a consultant and an in-house director of marketing, since 1986. She has extensive experience in media relations. Prior to founding her marketing company, Centurion Consulting Group, Barbara was a journalist and wrote for many national publications from The Wall Street Journal to Ladies Home Journal. She also appeared as an on-camera reporter for an ABC television affiliate.
Barbara received her MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management, where she previously taught the Business Communication course and where she currently lectures on primary research. She is the author of two books: Get a Black Belt in Business and Get a Black Belt in Marketing: The Marketing Success Book, which use her black belt in karate as a springboard for discussions about important marketing topics. She is a Certified Social Media Strategist.