Amy Balliett, Killer Visual Strategies CEO and Founder

A New Book from Visual Communication Leader Amy Balliett

Visual communication has been an essential means of sharing information since the earliest cave paintings. But developing visual content that’s compelling, informative, and accurate is no easy task. Whether you’re a marketer, brand-builder, educator, designer, or human resources professional, Amy Balliett's new book will serve as your essential guide to visual communication. Walk away from this book equipped with the skills to develop the kind of strategic visual content that will drive the future of communication.

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Visual Communication Is Everywhere

Visual communication graphically represents information to efficiently and effectively create meaning. It has been utilized since the earliest known cave paintings to drive human connection and information delivery. But in recent years, we’ve started sharing more visual content than ever — in fact, 82% of all web traffic is comprised of video alone.

The conclusion is clear: visual content is here to stay. And brands that can master visual communication best practices will be able to engage their audiences on an unprecedented level. 

Visual communication content can appear in countless forms, including:

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What You’ll Learn from This Book

Read Amy Balliett’s forthcoming book, Killer Visual Strategies: Engage Any Audience, Improve Comprehension, and Get Amazing Results Using Visual Communication, and you’ll walk away with essential skills and actionable strategies that you can apply to your content immediately.

  • Learn the skills to project-manage and develop strategic visual communication content that engages your audiences and compels them to action
  • Understand the science behind how visual communication improves understanding and retention
  • Discover how to drive higher returns from your marketing campaigns, HR initiatives, internal training sessions, presentations, and much more

“Amy Balliett has become a global leader in visual communication and visual content marketing, and I can think of no book right now that’s more relevant to marketers, designers, and brand leaders than this one.”

—Guy Kawasaki, Marketing Evangelist & Author

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Amy Balliett: A Leader in Strategic Content

Amy Balliett, Visual Communication Skills Guest Speaker

Amy is a lifelong entrepreneur whose combined experience in marketing and filmmaking drove her success at the head of one of the nation’s leading visual communication agencies. Her professional life began as the owner and operator of a candy store at just 17 years old. Since then, she headed up SEO and marketing at several companies before co-founding the visual communication agency she leads today.

Since founding Killer Visual Strategies (then Killer Infographics) in 2010, Amy has earned distinctions such as:

  • Seattle Business Magazine’s Executive Excellence Award
  • Puget Sound Business Journal’s 40 Under 40
  • GSBA’s Presentation & Pitch Award
  • Women Business Owner’s Nellie Cashman Award, Finalist
  • Graphic Design USA’s People to Watch List

Under her leadership, Killer has earned recognition as a creative workplace and as a top visual communication and content strategy agency:

  • Inc. 5000 list for 4 consecutive years
  • Inc. Best Places to Work for 2 consecutive years
  • American Graphic Design Awards 
  • 20+ Creativity International Awards

Today, Amy Balliett remains the CEO of Killer Visual Strategies, an acclaimed guest speaker at 175+ conferences worldwide, a LinkedIn Learning instructor, an Inc.com columnist, and now, a published author with her first full-length book.

Amy’s Keynote at ImageCon 2019

Amy Speaks at SXSW

Amy at the Seattle Interactive Conference

Killer Visual Strategies, the Book: Available Now!

Killer Visual Strategies: Engage Any Audience, Improve Comprehension, and Get Amazing Results Using Visual Communication is a complete, one-stop guide to visual communication for marketers, internal comms pros, and designers alike. This makes it like no other book in the world. If you’re looking for an invaluable resource on how to make your visual content more compelling, engaging, and inspiring, look no further. Order the book today.

High-Resolution Images from Killer Visual Strategies

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