For Rent Media Solutionsâ„˘ and Homes.com® director of social media, Erica Campbell Byrum, has been named to PRNewsâ€™ inaugural Social Media MVP list, recognizing outstanding professional communicators in the social media space. Byrum will be honored at the PRNewsâ€™ Social Media Icon Awards luncheon June 2 at the Grand Hyatt in New York City. This is the first year that PRNews, a top public relations industry publication, has honored its annual Social Media MVPs.
Byrum will share the title of MVP with several notable trailblazers from industry-leading companies, including Jennifer Stalzer from MasterCard, Joy Hays with AT&T and Kevin Dando from PBS. All MVPs made incredible strides in understanding the power of leveraging social media in public relations efforts. Through social media, training and national speaking engagements, Byrum engages closely with consumers and customers on a daily basis. Successfully leveraging several social media platforms and staying ahead of newly introduced trends and technology, Byrum has pioneered several notable efforts for both brands. She is responsible for developing and managing the social media roadmap and strategies for both Homes.com and For Rent Media Solutionsâ€™ brands, such as ForRent.com®, and does so with a strong passion for social media marketing.
In addition to receiving this prestigious award, Byrum will also speak at the upcoming Social Media Summit. She will be covering social media goals, objectives, metrics and targets in â€śTech You Need: Trends in Social Media Monitoring and Measuring Tools You Need to Know About Nowâ€ť at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, June 3.
â€śThe For Rent Media Solutions and Homes.com teams are committed to making the most of social media platforms to communicate with apartment and home shoppers as well as providing tools for our partner agents, brokers and multifamily professionals to thrive in the industry,â€ť says Terry Slattery, president of For Rent Media Solutions and Homes.com. â€śBeing honored among other social media leaders and peers is a testament to Erica and her teamâ€™s work and dedication — striving daily to capitalize on opportunities in the social media space to benefit both our clients and consumers. This accolade is supreme recognition of superb work.â€ť
Social media executives from across the country will converge upon New York City for the Social Media Icon luncheon.
For more information about Erica Campbell Byrum, please visit the Homes.com Press Room.