a Book Production, Engagement, Marketing & Inspiration Studio for Authors

Meet the Team

Liz Bemis, Creative Director


Liz Bemis has worked in the design and technology fields for more than two decades with clients in a wide range of industries, including publishing, restaurants, non-profit, small business, corporate, military/government and educational institutions. Her consulting and corporate work includes acclaimed site design and comprehensive eCommerce site development. Additionally, she has implemented Ad Agency-led international marketing campaigns and managed application development for the US Air Force.Liz was a 6-time Golden Heart Finalist and a 2012 Winner.  She publishes Small Town Contemporary Romance and and Romantic Suspense as Elizabeth Bemis.

She lives near Cincinnati, Ohio with her sons and various fur-bearing creatures.  When she’s not in front of her computer she can occasionally be found running with her dog, training for the Little Miami Triathlon and the Flying Pig (half) Marathon.

April Reed, Director of Public Relations

As a recent Public Relations graduate from Northern Kentucky University, April strives to make her presence known in the tri-state.  She is responsible for many of the outreach responsibilities as well as helping with marketing strategies. April resides in Blue Ash, OH with her partner in crime, his jr. partner in crime, and her two feline fuzz balls of joy. She has been active in the theatre community, working on various works in the last few years such as a community production of Godspell and voice work for a local cartoonist. April recently caught the writing bug and started a movie review blog, April Watches Movies. She enjoys creative works of all kinds and nature.

Jenn Stark, Branding Expert


Jenn Stark brings more than twenty years of marketing, communications and branding experience to her role with Bemis Promotions. Her past consulting and corporate work includes concepting, writing and managing the production of extensive direct mail campaigns; directing comprehensive rebranding initiatives for organizations undergoing dramatic change; crafting corporate communications for a diverse and multi-level workforce; and successfully working with individuals and teams to help them achieve their communications and presentation goals.Prior to her work with Bemis Promotions, Jenn held executive and leadership positions with both corporate and start-up organizations, leading communications initiatives to drive growth and brand recognition. A trainer and speaker on topics of personal branding, marketing, and promotion, Jenn offers skills in strategy development and execution, communication planning, content development, presentations, and project management and facilitation, allowing her to take initiatives from concept to production within deadlines, budget, and in alignment with organizational strategy.