Freelance Communications and Crowdfunding Campaign Manager
Kimberly Daggerhart is a freelance communications professional who specializes in crowdfunding and public relations. She is a member of South by Southwest Programming Committee. She also covers events for NASA as part of their citizen social media team.
Formerly the JB Media Group crowdfunding campaign manager, she helped break the record for the most funds ever raised in an Asheville-based Kickstarter, sourcing $126,231 for Outrider USA in just 30 days.
Kimberly has extensive experience in marketing and communications, including working in the eCommerce department of American’s largest privately owned department store – Belk. There she served on the digital marketing team and focused on SEO, paid search, display advertising, product feeds, and local business listings. Belk was recognized by Internet Retailer as the Fastest Growing e-Retailer in both 2011 and 2012.
Before joining Belk, Kimberly worked primarily in the green and educational technology industries as a public relations professional.