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Joanne Leicester

Work Phone: 919-371-2782 Website:
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Bright Star Virtual Assisting – Cary, NC  USA


Hello, I’m Joanne Leicester, the owner of Bright Star Virtual Assisting LLC. I work with entrepreneurs helping them develop their businesses, taking on routine tasks that do not generate income. In addition to assisting authors with the process of publishing a book I also provide social media, shopping cart, and general administrative support. This includes, but is not limited to set up, maintenance, and monitoring of social media accounts, set up of mailing lists, creation and distribution of newsletters, and blog maintenance.


  • Professional Virtual Authors Assistant Certificate
  • Diploma in Social Media Marketing
  • Social Media Marketing Specialist (2014 & 2015)
  • Shopping Cart Support Specialist Certificate
  • Microsoft Word 2013 Essentials Certificate
  • Hootsuite certified