Who We Are

Starling Social is a digital marketing agency dedicated to more than just managing your business' social media profiles: we're experts at the art of brand storytelling.

We partner with startups, nonprofits, and small-to-medium businesses to create fresh and engaging content for your website, blog, and newsletter. 

We then use our deep understanding of social media to know when and where to share it so as many of your customers see it as possible.

We work closely with you to understand your business goals and develop strategies to tell your story, communicate value to your customers, and help your business grow.

We're not just content marketers. We're expert communicators dedicated to creating content to help your businesses succeed.

Meet the Team

Alyson Shane

Owner & Founder

Alyson is a writer and digital marketer with 17+ years experience publishing content online. She works closely with our clients to develop the strategies and processes that help them see success.

Hannah Clark

Copywriter & Content Strategist

Hannah is an Advertising major who brings her passion for storytelling and business growth to every piece of content we produce. She makes sure every piece of content fits perfectly into our client's strategies.

Joy Balmana

Account Manager

Joy brings her extensive communications and PR background to the team. She makes sure our clients' messaging stays on-brand while growing their online presence and engaging with their customers.

Alicia Kurz

Account Manager

Alicia is a PR major with a passion for creating memorable brand experiences. She uses her strong aesthetic and storytelling abilities to create content that stop users mid-scroll and delivers meaningful results for our clients.

Kira Pearson

Account Manager

Kira is a brilliant communicator who applies her Bachelor of Commerce Degree and digital marketing experience to create on-brand content strategies for our clients that convey their expertise and value.

Kristen Einarson


Kristen combines her unique background, which includes advertising and marketing, as well as work for government agencies and nonprofits, to create authentic copy that showcases the best of what our clients have to offer.

David Wass

Pay-Per-Click Advertising

David is a seasoned Pay-Per-Click (PPC) marketer with 10+ years' experience running successful PPC campaigns. He is Google AdWords Certified, and applies his knowledge to help our clients find new customers and increase revenue through paid search campaigns.