From Pittsburgh, PA to Los Angeles, CA, Mt. Lebanon's own Brandi Engel moved from the stage to the big screen in a short period of time. Long known by local fans for her national commercials, modeling, and acting performances, Brandi caught the attention of Hollywood after graduating high school.
Brandi married NHL Hockey Player, Tyler Kennedy. They are both living in San Jose where Tyler now plays for the Sharks. A slideshow of some of their wedding pictures in Hawaii can be found http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=phmt4UGQVgE or http://vimeo.com/94819092 .
Brandi is still the spokesperson for Mattress World and travels to Pittsburgh often. She has recently taken over their social media page. You can follow her at "Mattress World Pittsburgh."
While getting her masters in PR and Advertising at Duquesne University, Brandi was the "face" and personality of the CBS Network, Pittsburgh's CW, which led to her working for NBC, WPXI-TV in Digital Advertising and New Media. Brandi plans to continue to use her knowledge and skills in the media industry. Despite all of her Hollywood success and now supporting and traveling with her husband, Brandi's heart will always be in Pittsburgh.
The August 2011 Issue of WHIRL Magazine reads:
"She has worked with Drew Barrymore and Donnie Whalberg, shaken hands with Steven Spielberg, and had roles in several films and TV series. Despite all of her Hollywood success, Brandi Engel is still a Pittsburgh girl at heart."
Brandi was named "Pittsburgh's Sweetheart" by Maniac Magazine. She was featured on the cover, Feb/Mar 2011 Issue.
Her specialties include but not limited to:
- Social Media (New Media) Advisor and Consultant, Branding/Growing a business
- Brand Awareness, Marketing, PR, Advertising, Creative
LinkedIn Profile : http://www.linkedin.com/in/brandiengel
To learn more about the movies and Brandi's work, go to the following links: