Kat Pestian


Kat is a public relations, communications, and branding professional with almost ten years of experience developing and executing campaigns to increase media exposure and support strategic marketing initiatives. Kat specializes in writing and creating a variety of messages—with a positive and cohesive voice.

Kat earned a B.A. in Organizational Communications and a minor in Public Relations from Ohio University. She spent the first part of her career at non-profits including, One of A Kind Pet Rescue and the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank.

Passionate about helping individuals and companies tell their own authentic brand stories, in 2017, Kat devoted her full-time work to pursuing entrepreneurship and is now Partner at Amp Strategy.

Kat is involved in various community organizations including: ArtCetera, Torchbearers, Association of Fundraising Professionals, Access Jewelry Committee, Heart-to-Heart Marketing Committee, R.E.S.O.L.V.E, Ohio University Alumni Association, and Delta Gamma Alumni Association.

Kat lives in West Akron with her husband Tim, three-year-old son Tre, and their rescue fur babies, Louis and Layla.