Lindsey Thudin is part of the Industry Marketing team at Houzz, an innovative residential design platform and community. She is a public relations and brand strategist with experience across the agency, startup and consulting landscape. As the founder of a successful marketing consulting company, she understands the challenges faced by small businesses and excels at creating and executing strategic marketing plans. She is particularly passionate about helping small businesses increase revenue through online marketing and new media. Before Houzz she worked as a Senior Publicist for major motion picture studios, ran the Field Marketing program for a large Silicon Valley start-up, and has presented at over 300 conferences across the country. Ms. Thudin obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Public Relations, with a Business Administration Minor from the University of St. Thomas and a Master’s Degree in Multimedia Communications.