We’re a local, boutique marketing agency committed to working directly
non-profit organizations, social enterprises & educational institutions
within Los Angeles.
MEET CO-FOUNDER JEN KANTER
A native of Seattle & graduate of the University of Washington, Jen began her career negotiating sports contracts with FOX Cable Networks & then continued on to AMC networks (AMC, IFC, Sundance, WE, IFC Films) where she executed senior level carriage & marketing partnerships representing millions of dollars in both licensing fees & marketing value.
Working with & for large corporations for 17+ years – Jen traveled extensively around the country & while doing so, grew an even fonder appreciation for Los Angeles & our communities within the city.
Jen loves L.A. street art, hiking in the Santa Monica mountains, farmers’ markets & anything KCRW does. She is constantly on the hunt for vintage treasures- loves thrift stores- eco-friendly fashion & beauty products, too.
One of her favorite mottos is, “Si Se Puede!” (Thank you, Dolores Huerta).
She lives in Mar Vista with her family.
BARRIO PARTNERS’ VISION
We teach L.A. non-profits, social enterprises & businesses creative ways to grow impact, market to new & current customers, & expand their branding visibility via hyper-local & community-driven tactics.
We guide our clients on how to show & tell their stories… in their voice… to their current & future supporters.
Using digital & social media infrastructures, we help build effective short-term & long-term marketing strategies.
Always considering entire communities & the multi-cultural layers within them, we’re experts on neighborhood specific communication.
Sparking refreshed, creative ideas & support for collaborative brainstorming.
Training your team to maximize your marketing & community engagement via cost-effective solutions.
In promotion of initiatives that positively impact L.A. communities – we’re especially dedicated to organizations committed to food, housing & educational equality.
In support of our company’s mission – we created the e-commerce & local lifestyle brand of barrio.la in support of local artists + non-profits.