Robin Barnett joins ICON Media Group as Vice President
of Public Relations
Nashville, Tenn. (October 14, 2020) – ICON Media Group announces the firm has hired Robin Barnett as Vice President of Public Relations. Most recently, Robin was the Director of Public Relations for Zondervan, a HarperCollins Company.
“Robin is not only one of the most respected women in the business, her experience launching impactful media campaigns for the industry’s leading voices is unparalleled,” said partner, Shanon Stowe. “She brings top-tier media and influencer relationships, and a wealth of creativity and passion to every project. As an organization, not only do we strive to bring the highest level of service and results to every campaign, but we do so with integrity. Robin Barnett beautifully emulates our core values.”
Barnett is a 12-year veteran of publishing, handling publicity for two top publishing houses, Zondervan and Baker Publishing Group. She’s launched more than 15 New York Times bestselling books and worked with household names like Ann Voskamp, Candace Cameron Bure, Rick Warren, Craig Groeschel, Jeremy & Audrey Roloff, Lee Strobel, Christine Caine, Gary Thomas, Shauna Niequist, Rebekah Lyons, Myquillyn Smith, Mark Batterson, Ty Pennington and Rascal Flatts’ Jay DeMarcus.
Some of ICON’s current book campaigns include projects from New York Times bestselling authors John Bevere, Karen Ehman, and Crystal Paine, as well as top podcast host Jamie Ivey, two-time Grammy nominee Jamie Grace, TED speaker Hannah Brencher, business coach Alli Worthington, Truth Becomes Her founder Erin Weidemann, and Kristy Cambron, creator of the Verse Mapping Bible study technique.
The firm also recently launched the national bestsellers The Vision-Driven Leader by Michael Hyatt, Strong and Godmothers by Lisa Bevere, Get Your Life Back by John Eldredge, Called Out by Paula Faris, Don’t Overthink It by Anne Bogel, and One Small Step by Dream Center Co-Founder Matthew Barnett.
ICON Media Group is proud to be a women-owned business. Launched in 2013, ICON has had the privilege of working with bestselling authors, business leaders, Bible teachers, filmmakers, non-profits and purposeful brands. We care about faith, family and justice issues and how these important topics intersect with culture and media, and we are passionate about supporting and elevating the voices of fellow Kingdom-builders.
Our team members have launched nearly 100 New York Times, USA Today, and Wall Street Journal bestselling books, hundreds of faith-based bestsellers, national events, and three of the Top 10 faith-based films in history.
Ten percent of ICON’s revenue supports causes that provide safe, sustainable employment for vulnerable women around the globe, are fighting to abolish human trafficking and address the growing hunger crisis in rural America.