I received the #RisingStarAward through America’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC).
Received the Rising Star Award through America’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC).

Valentina Escobar-Gonzalez, MBA, founded Beyond Engagement – Social Media Solutions in January 2012 – and hasn’t slowed down since. She has a passion for assisting small businesses grow their engagement levels with customers online with social media marketing.

Valentina keeps up-to-date with the latest marketing, communications and social media trends by networking – not only in the Tri-Cities, but across the state. She joined a panel at the region’s only social media conference in Knoxville, which was attended by 500 marketing professionals and small business owners. Her topic included strategies for beginning social media marketers, with an emphasis with her experiences with small business owners, nonprofits and educational institutions.

Her other achievements include:

She presented to the American Advertising Federation of Coastal Carolinas in Myrtle Beach,  Greenville, SC, and SW Virginia and Tri-Cities, TN/VA about the latest Social Media Strategies on Facebook/Instagram. Valentina has participated in numerous speaking engagements to education institutions, including Milligan College, East Tennessee State University, Emory & Henry College, and Northeast State Community College’s Foundation where she helped increased donations through social media and assisted in promoting its inaugural Derby event through Facebook.

Get to Know Valentina

Valentina with Horse
Valentina with a sweet friend
  • Originally from sunny Miami, FL
  • Majored in animal sciences, Horse Business
  • Huge Gator Fan
  • Mother to two girls under the age of 5
  • Board Member of Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast TN
  • Member of Walk Committee for Alzheimer’s Association, PEAK (Young Professionals of Kingsport), and Membership Chair/Rotarian of Tri Cities Club

Want more information?

You Can Call Me 855-880-5082 or email at Valentina@Beyond-Engagement.com.