SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Award-winning public relations firm Snapp Conner PR ( www.snappconner.com) has added 11 new companies to its growing client roster, including accounts on the East and West Coasts, further underscoring the agency's national breadth. In addition, the agency welcomes two senior PR associates, Jordan Karpowitz and Adam Torkildson. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120807/LA53461LOGO) "Snapp Conner PR has attracted an influx of clients due, in many cases, to our success in helping them author and place original content," said Cheryl Snapp Conner, founder and managing partner of Snapp Conner PR. "We are growing aggressively as we advance the role of communications as a core business strategy – one that increasingly includes converged media, thought leadership, authorship, social media, video and an increasing level of PR integration with lead generation and sales." Conner herself is a national authority on business communications and entrepreneurship. She is a weekly columnist in the Entrepreneurship Channel for Forbes and is also the guest author of a chapter on Facebook and PR in the new book by Ramon Ray from Wiley & Sons, The Facebook Guide to Small Business Networking, available from Amazon.com on Feb. 19. You can Follow Cheryl's Forbes Columns here. New Snapp Conner PR clients include Apiary Fund, Claim Resolutions, GoEngineer, Impac Mortgage, Infuse Medical, Lendio, MWI, Observe Point, Utah Valley Chamber of Commerce, VLCM and a startup preparing for launch. As part of its growth initiatives, Snapp Conner PR has also welcomed two additional senior PR associates to its team. Karpowitz brings 18 years of PR experience to Snapp Conner including communications positions with the largest technology and consumer products companies in Utah County, as well as experience with high technology, financial services and healthcare clients during a decade on the east coast. She has produced top national and regional broadcast placements, and also has an impressive track record with national business and consumer print publications. Torkildson has extensive experience in technical SEO, social media marketing and lead generation programs. In his previous work at SEO.com he represented accounts including Dell, AlphaGraphics, and multiple Fortune 50 companies. He most recently ran his own online viral marketing consultancy.