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Ken Lingad

Senior Communications Strategist

Referenced in Native Peoples magazine as a “visionary impresario,” Ken Lingad (Isleta Pueblo) is overwhelmingly acknowledged as the sole “architect” behind some of the most successful strategic marketing campaigns ever fielded in the Contemporary Arts idiom.  The subject of noted author Suzanne Deats’ best-selling book, Contemporary Native American Artists, Lingad is instantly recognizable at the forefront of the international Arts and Culture scene – a distinctively authentic icon of the American Southwest

Calm. Cool. Connected.

A transformational leader, Ken Lingad’s maverick strategies literally propel every project under his guidance to unprecedented heights of positive visibility and success.  As Senior Communications Strategist of 1680PR, his expertise has been sought by scores of the nation’s brightest scholars, Top-25 social media and Forbes-listed personalities, Mobile Technology ventures, visual artists, and music talents – in addition to feature film, network television, record labels, and digital media distribution companies.


  • Brand Identity Development and Marketing Strategy – B2B and B2C (Corporate and Personal)
  • Business / Life Coaching for CEOs and other C-level Executives
  • Media Training
  • B2B Liaison for Native American Tribes and Businesses
  • Native American Issues and Industries
  • Crisis Management
  • Social Media Communications Strategy
  • Small Business Development and Launch Consultation
  • Non-profit Fundraising Events and Campaigns
  • High-end Hospitality (Food and Beverage) Brand Experience Design/Development
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