Sharon Devonish Leid
Speaker, TV Host, Author
Sharon Devonish Leid, CEO of NetStruc PR, Publicity Strategist, PR Consultant, PR Speaker, and Business Strategist. With over 20 years of experience in Public/Media Relations and Community Engagement. Sharon has provided press placements for clients who either never had a media footprint before or are looking for more brand exposure. Sharon is able to get clients featured on local and national media outlets for the purpose to increase brand awareness, show credibility and expertise, gain more prospects, and increase profits.
Some of her clients have been featured on Local and National media platforms such as Here and Now ABC with Sandra Bookman, 107.5FM WBLS, 103.9FM The Toya Beasley Show, Fox5 NY, News 12 Brooklyn, Bronx & Long Island, ABC News, Essence, Black Enterprise, CNN, New York Times Courier Life Publications and so many more. Sharon has created strong long-lasting relationships with many media outlets, journalist, bloggers, and podcasters that gives her the opportunity to have quality media coverage for her clients.
Sharon is the Founder of Ladies of 3rd Thursday, a monthly business networking and resource group for professional women. Ladies of 3rd Thursday helps entrepreneurs and businesses network, find resources to help build their business, and help create business relationships and opportunities. Ladies of 3rd Thursday hosts 2 signature events throughout the year, a Women Empowerment Awards Ceremony honoring 31 Business Women for Women's History Month in March and a holiday toy drive and network event in December where the toys are donated to local shelters or community-based organizations that gives toys to needy families with children.
On top of her PR work and Ladies of 3rd Thursday, Sharon also does speaking engagements on the Importance of PR brands and why community engagement is beneficial to a business. She also speaks to college students who are aspiring to be entrepreneurs.
Sharon is a Wife to her business partner and high school sweetheart for over 23 years, a mother to 3 sons, and a passionate individual who loves to help others.