Kristelle is a business executive, strategist and entrepreneur with over a decade of experience in digital communications and marketing. In 2014, she founded Siarza Social Digital – a 360 degree digital communications firm that pivots on innovation, curation and creativity. The company has grown to 20 team members working globally for the digital marketing agency.
Kristelle has consulted for and assisted several organizations with digital marketing and communications strategies for various industries, like health, finance, cannabis, retail and government. Her team has helped clients generate millions of impressions and SiarzaSD’s award-winning campaigns have received local and national recognition. She has also helped companies with their launch by building their business and marketing strategies.
As a Filipino-American, she is one of Albuquerque, NM’s youngest business owners of minority status and one of the New Mexico’s rising stars. In 2016, Kristelle was honored as one of NM’s ‘Forty Under 40,’ 2019 she received the “Women of Influence” award, and Siarza Social Digital was honored with a ‘Flying 40 Falcon Award’ as one of the fastest growing companies in the state.
Kristelle believes in giving back to the community with time and effort. She currently serves as the president of the board for the Domestic Violence Resource Center, as sits as a board member for the Grief Resource Center and the New Mexico Foundation for Open Government.
In her spare time, she’s a sub-par competitive kickball player that volunteers her time with various charities outside of her board work focused on children and Asian American communities. She has a baritone-playing, anime-loving son named Johnathan, and incredibly patient and loving boyfriend named Spencer.
Kristelle’s Speaking Experience
Kristelle has spoken at dozens of conferences, panels and workshops. Some of her past speaking engagements and interviews include:
- Filipino American National Historical Society
- National Congress of American Indians: RES New Mexico
- Reno Cannabis Convention, SLV Hemp Symposium
- Lawyer Pilots Bar Association
- New Mexico in Focus (A production of New Mexico PBS)
- SCORE New Mexico
- New Mexico American Marketing Association
- PRSA Southwest Conference
- Various universities across the Southwest
- New Mexico TV/Print outlets (Albuquerque Journal, Santa Fe New Mexican, KRQE-TV, KOB-TV)
Kristelle’s Speaker Topics
Millenial Talent Development
How can other cities of a different proactively attract millennials for job creation and future growth? Recognized in Albuquerque Business First as one of New Mexico’s Forty Under 40, I can help organizations and associations with this problem.
Tilt and Shift:
Evolving Digital Marketing & Strategy
Because digital marketing strategy constantly changes, it’s a challenge for most marketing and communications teams to keep up with new technology and innovating tactics. This popular workshop helps people of all skill levels to understand digital.
Developing as a Minority Business Owner
The heaviest barrier to lift for a minority are personal objections. Recognized in Albuquerque Business First as a Diverse Leader, I can help companies and associations overcome fears.
Book Kristelle Now
If you need the following:
Speaker on Digital Marketing
Commentator on social media or media management
Insights on the Filipino/Asian American Community
A friend to talk to
Kristelle is available!