Marketing and Promotion Consultant
D. Swinton is a multi-talented marketing expert. She specializes in entertainment
marketing & promotions, and is an international consultant and motivational speaker for the phenomenal power of the Internet. Swinton is the author of Star Power: Internet Celebrity: Successful Advertising and Marketing on the Internet to the Entertainment Industry (2002) and
the publisher of INTERNET CELEBRITY TV & Film Review Magazine©.
Sonya brings 12 years of experience in film promotion and marketing management to the Bare
Bones International Film & Music Awards. She has served on entertainment marketing campaigns for the Emmy, Grammy Awards and for national
and international organizations such as the American Women in Radio & TV (AWRT) and the British Academy of Film, Television & Arts (BAFTA).
Swinton has even been called upon by top American film
studios, such as Disney, Paramount Pictures, DreamWorks and New Line Cinema just to name a few to promote their overseas film
marketing for the BAFTA Awards. She received the Kodak Student Worldwide Filmmakers
award at the Society of Motion Pictures & Television Engineers Technical Conference in Los Angeles, California.
She has an advanced Graduate Certificate from Howard University, Washington,
DC a Masters Degree in Education from the Pennsylvania State
University and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Arkansas.