Bria Balliet Promoted to Senior Business Analyst
Tripepi Smith is happy to announce that Bria Balliet has been promoted to Senior Business Analyst. Bria joined the team in May 2018 and just celebrated her second anniversary with the firm.
“I am thrilled to be growing my career here at Tripepi Smith,” said Bria. ”Ryder and Nicole have built a company that does truly important work to make local government accessible. I’m proud to call such genuine and intelligent people my teammates, and I feel so fulfilled by the work that we do.”
Bria came to Tripepi Smith with a background in writing, photography and graphic design, which allowed her to flex with the firm’s needs and get her feet wet with a variety of projects and Tripepi Smith VIPs.
“Bria’s creative and project management abilities have flourished throughout her time here,” Nicole Smith, Tripepi Smith’s co-founder and chief financial officer, commented. “She is not only a valuable teammate to her colleagues but to her clients as well. They consistently express their happiness with the work she delivers and her partnership.”
Since joining Tripepi Smith, Bria has expanded her knowledge of government via the USC Price Executive Education Forum for Local Leaders, the UCI Public Policy Making Academy I and the Laguna Beach Police Department Citizens Academy. She also bolstered her toolkit by earning certifications in Constant Contact and Hootsuite Social Marketing.
“Bria’s tenacity, talent and friendliness make her a critical component of our team,” President Ryder Todd Smith said. “She demonstrates a profound ability to plan and execute for our clients’ success, which allows her to be an effective storyteller for her clients. Considering all that Bria offers, we are happy to reward her growth with her promotion, and are certainly proud to have her represent our firm.”
Bria’s client portfolio includes City of Hawaiian Gardens, City of Rolling Hills Estates, City of Indian Wells, Inland Empire Utilities Agency, City of Manteca, City of Lake Forest, City of Santa Ana, City of Newport Beach, California Contract Cities Association and Climatec.
About Tripepi Smith
Tripepi Smith is an Orange County-based marketing, technology and public affairs firm that serves for-profit, nonprofit and public agencies. Its unique mix of marketing and technology prowess provides a competitive advantage to agencies seeking to leverage the internet to achieve their communication goals. The firm provides full content creation services, including: ghost writing, collateral development, photography, video production, search engine marketing, search engine optimization, email marketing campaigns and website design and execution. Tripepi Smith clients include: City of American Canyon, City of Culver City, City of Cupertino, City of Daly City, City of Duarte, City of El Cerrito, City of Indian Wells, City of La Cañada Flintridge, City of Lakeport, City of Lake Forest, City of Paramount,City of Rolling Hills Estates, City of Santa Ana, City of Santa Cruz, City of Tracy, City of Yuba City, Cal Choice, California Joint Powers Insurance Authority, Bellflower-Somerset Mutual Water Company, Inland Empire Utilities Agency, Rowland Water District, Valley Water Company, California Contract Cities Association, California City Management Foundation, Institute for Local Government, League of California Cities, Renne Public Law Group, Bob Hall & Associates and Climatec Energy Services.