Expert Level Small Business Consultant & Branding Specialist, Blogger, Social Media Influencer & Content Creator
20+ years of experience
April Atwater is a creative innovator, thought leader and an award-winning blogger. In 2007 April started with her blog Sweet Life in The Valley. Within the first year of blogging, she was the first blogger to be invited by Salt Lake City's NBC affiliate station as a regular contributor. She went on to connect influencers with local brands that range from small businesses to the prestigious Sundance Resort as well as consulting local businesses on social media marketing.
Prior to her work in digital media, April worked in retail management and project management at a tech startup.
April is a presenter and speaker as well as an event organizer. She has presented to everyone from online influencers, to women in business to the Public Relations Society of America. She taught social media to small business owners for Microsoft. She organized the Summer Social Retreat for social influencers, Utah Bloggers Summit, the I Heart New York event, the Camp Gathering FAM trips for Food & Travel bloggers and the HELLO LIVE, live social media video conference for small business owners and online influencers.
Over the past 12 years, April has worked on collaborations with several brands including Disney, Toyota/Lexus, Unilever, Hilton, Sonos, Conagra, Kitchenaid, Pottery Barn and many more.
She currently blogs at SimplytheSweetlIfe.com is a brand consultant for online influencers and small businesses and teaches social media. With her unique background in design and business, she helps businesses develop their brand identity to help them stand out from the crowd in their industry.
Her current project is FLAVORY an app to SAVE MAKE & SHARE your favorite recipes.