LIDA360 specializes in reputation management, offering global clients comprehensive integrated branding, marketing, and communication solutions. LIDA360 Corporate Brand Services (CBS) brings corporate positioning, reputation management, and training opportunities to position clients for sustainable growth in complex marketplaces. The LIDA360 CBS team helps clients articulate their core values, create a distinct and compelling identity, and integrate a unique value proposition into action via media relations, reputation management, public relations, social media positioning, and relationship and engagement marketing online and in person.
LIDA360 Personal Brand Services (PBS) serves high-achieving international professionals who seek dynamic personal branding and reputation management strategies to make them more intentional, focused, and relevant to target markets. These clients require expert counsel, discretion, and the best in class reputation management techniques to maintain their position in their desired industry and put them firmly in control of their reputation.
Lida Citroën, Principal
Lida is an international branding and reputation management expert who designs and enhances the identities of companies, executives, and professionals. With more than 20 years of experience creating and implementing standout strategies, Lida excels at uncovering and communicating the values that operate at the core of each company and individual.
Lida’s expertise in reputation management comes from years of experience managing complex brand initiatives – from out of the gate start-ups to reputation repair of established brands and everything in between. Her corporate clients are global entities with unique and compelling offers. Her personal branding clients represent thought leaders and high-profile worldwide business executives who seek more intention, control, and opportunity in how they position themselves.
Prior to launching LIDA360 in 2008, Lida was managing director of marketing and communications at the Financial Planning Association, and led investor relations at the Jefferson County Economic Council. She also directed brand development, marketing, and communications efforts at Max Factor/Revlon, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, and RNL Design.
An issue near to her heart, Lida donates tremendous time and expertise to helping military veterans transition to a civilian careers. She empowers veterans with the tools, insights, and resources to find meaningful careers after service. Lida writes for Military.com, contributes to Military Transition News, serves on the Board of Directors for National Association of Veteran-Serving Organizations (NAVSO), and is a volunteer of Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR). She speaks nationally at events focused on veteran transition and hiring, teaches a monthly program at the US Air Force Transition GPS, and since 2010 has worked with Philadelphia-based Wall Street Warfighters Foundation (General Peter Pace’s program).
Lida is the author of two critical books on reputation management: Reputation 360: Creating power through personal branding (Palisades Publishing, 2011), and Your Next Mission: A personal branding guide for the military-to-civilian transition (Palisades Publishing, 2014).
A consistent contributor to Entrepreneur Magazine, Lida is frequently quoted in MSNBC, Fox31 News, Handelsblatt (Germany), KUSA-9News, Kiplinger, US News & World Report, The Guardian (UK), Fortune Magazine, Forbes.com, and numerous other business publications.
In addition to serving her clients and the military community, Lida currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Autism Society of Colorado. She is a past Board Member of: The Parent’s Council at the University of Wyoming; Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Denver; Denver Children’s Home; The Legal Center for People with Disabilities and Older People; and the Executive Real Estate Roundtable at the University of Denver. Lida earned a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Pomona College in Claremont, California.
Lindsay Jefferson, Sr. Marketing Associate
As Senior Marketing Associate for LIDA360, Lindsay manages social media, research, and campaign marketing. She supports online marketing, project management, and client relations at LIDA360, including Lida's efforts in the veteran community. Joining LIDA360 in 2011, Lindsay brought expertise in project management, online marketing, and client relations to her role.
Prior to LIDA360, Lindsay was as an Account Manager at Sony Pictures Entertainment. She began her career as a Marketing Specialist at Reynolds and Reynolds, then moved to Los Angeles, CA where she worked for Ryan Partnership as a Program Manager on the Heineken account. Lindsay received a Bachelors of Science in Business and an MBA at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio.
Today, Lindsay lives near Orlando, Florida, with her husband, Chris, and their three children.
Iva Williams, Executive Assistant
Iva joined LIDA360 in 2014 and is responsible for administrative functions, including travel and scheduling to support LIDA360 and Lida’s speaking work both on-site and from the home office. She brings a passion for personal branding, marketing, and Lida’s work with military veterans. Iva grew up on a ranch in West Texas and graduated from the University of Wyoming. During college, Iva worked in journalism (print and television). Over her career, Iva refined her administrative and organizational skills, making her an asset to our growing company.
Iva and her husband, Ben, live in Denver with their two daughters.