Digital Megaphone has connected and educated thousands brand and agency marketers and bloggers through cutting edge social media summits, fast-paced, challenging marketing competitions and interactive blogger brand events.

Our educational events bring together top thought leaders in the digital marketing and PR space from big brands, agencies and small businesses to share best practices.

Our blogger brand events connect brands with social influencers and bloggers in interactive settings that go far beyond the typical PR pitch or blogger / brand speed dating.



Hope Bertram, Digital Megaphone Founder and CEO, is an Emmy nominated interactive marketing strategist from the Chicagoland area. She holds a Masters in Integrated Marketing Communications from Northwestern University and has worked as a Direct / Interactive Marketer at top companies such as GE Consumer Finance, Discover Card and Sears Holdings.

A true digital pioneer, Bertram developed the marketing for one of the first online loyalty programs at and went on to create an Emmy nominated social media strategy for fashion reality show, So You Wanna be a Designer.  The strategy leveraged second screen tactics before the industry even had a name for it.

Most recently she’s become well versed with working with brands and bloggers on live and virtual events that produced results.  Creating integrated programs and partnering with top players has been a key to her success while working with clients and sponsors such as Jockey, Kenmore, Buick, Chevrolet, Southwest Airlines, Kraft, ConAgra Foods and more.

Team Members

Danielle Hubner

Danielle Hubner
Social Media Manager
(Interactive Health, Inc)

Heather Blackmon DoForno

Heather Blackmon DoForno
Social Media and Events Manager

Stephen Johnson

Stephen Johnson
Digital Media Specialist









Digital Megaphone Adviser Diane Simon VP Client Services Red Brown Kle

Diane Simon
VP Client Services
Red Brown Kle

Digital Megaphone Adviser Daliah Saper

Daliah Saper                 Saper Law

Fred Cadina Sr. Manager Charles Schwab

Fred Cadina
Sr. Manager
Charles Schwab