December 2019 – The PR Maven® Podcast was recently listed among Feedspot’s top ten personal branding podcasts to follow. The Maine-based podcast was listed among other international podcasts. The rankings were determined by Feedspot’s editorial team based on episode consistency, social media metrics, podcast quality, domain authority, age of the podcast and how much traffic the podcast receives. Feedspot used Google and social media to conduct extensive searches to find the best personal branding podcasts.

The PR Maven® Podcast Named to Top 10 List of Personal Branding Podcasts
Nancy Marshall, host of The PR Maven® Podcast. Photo courtesy: Marshall Communications.

Feedspot’s experts indicated The PR Maven® Podcast was unique because the content showcases ways business leaders, public relations and marketing professionals, and media personalities are combining traditional networking methods with social media networking to build a professional network and personal brand. Feedspot routinely updates their lists, ensuring that each list has the most up-to-date information. The site also creates lists ranking blogs and YouTube channels, among other content categories.

“When our team at Marshall Communications decided to start The PR Maven® Podcast, we made really strategic decisions about how our content could be unique. We have also focused on securing high-quality guests, like Lieutenant Tim Cotton, who understand the value of personal branding. This recognition indicates that our podcast launch plan was a success and it is something we are marketing to our current and prospective clients. I am really proud of our team for what we have created. We continue to look for new ways to promote the podcasts through our flash briefings, audiograms and outreach on social media,” said Nancy Marshall, The PR Maven® and founder and CEO of Marshall Communications.

In each episode of The PR Maven® Podcast, Marshall interviews industry leaders and entrepreneurs about the impact of public relations in their careers and how they have built their personal brands or networks. Guests have the chance to share career advice and words of wisdom with listeners. The podcast is produced at Portland Pod, a podcasting studio in South Portland.

Nancy Marshall has more than 30 years of marketing and public relations experience. In addition to hosting The PR Maven® Podcast, she is also the author of the book PR Works! and is a columnist for Forbes and Mainebiz. She has also provided presentations about marketing and public relations at events and conferences around the country. Recently, she wrote an article published on about why podcasting is a smart marketing strategy. She also shares tips about social media and marketing as part of her weekly PR Maven® Marketing Minute on the television show Greenlight Maine.


About The PR Maven® Podcast:
The PR Maven® Podcast is about using a combination of traditional networking techniques and the power of social media to help you build your personal and professional brand. The podcast features interviews with industry leaders, top executives, media personalities and online influencers about public relations and their personal brand. Each week, Nancy Marshall, The PR Maven®, connects with a special guest to talk about their career and business or organization, as well as the latest news and events that will give listeners a unique perspective on the world of public relations, marketing and personal branding, including actionable takeaways. Learn more at