Miranda Spigener-Sapon graduated with High Honors from The National Radio Institute with a BFA in Film Studies and Writing/Communications through U of Texas, Austin & Rice University. Her thesis film True (1997) was released and screened by Scratch Projections at the L’Entrepot Cinema in Paris, France. Her first commercial project as director was the regional PBS TV series Eat Art (1998) that aired on PBS affiliates in: Houston, Austin, San Antonio, El Paso and Los Angeles. Since then she has worked on several projects from commercials, music videos and documentaries. Ms. Spigener’s documentary Walk On(1998) about hippotherapy aired from 1999-2000 on TLC/Discovery Networks. She also directed a poignant PSA commemorating Vietnam Veterans and promoting the University of Houston Vietnam Moving Wall Student Project that aired in Houston on the local ABC/CBS/NBC affiliates and regionally on Time Warner Cable. Miranda directed the music video Heaven Sweet for National Recording Artist Laurie Foxx and her film noir short Marisa Romanov went on to be part of the Official Selection of the International Venice Film Festival on September 2001, which earned Audience Choice and was part of an Alternate Selection at the 2001 Berlin Film Festival, earning Audience Pick and is now in development for a TV Series in which she will serve as Exec Producer/Showrunner.
Miranda’s PR experience started when she was only 16 and coordinated her first business seminar for writers and later at 19, she coordinated her first full on writers conference. While Literary and Entertainment is her specialty. She has extensive branding and public relations expertise in the construction, aerospace, hospitality, beauty/fashion, non-profit, medical, environmental and oil/gas sectors. She was Office Manager for the USA Office of a UK/Nigerian oil company in which she helped established its USA identity. After that she was President of the Southeast Writers Conference where she lined up the conference program that helped match/network writers with publishers, agents, editors and other industry executives. Miranda then took a position as Director of PR for a mid-size NYC publishing house where she was key in book promotions, publicity campaigns and brought many authors to bestseller status and national recognition during her tenure there. After that she decided to start planning to start her own PR firm and while she was developing this company, she took a job as an Office/Marketing Coordinator for a large Houston construction company where she assisted management, staff and helped plan and create day to day marketing endeavors. Leaving there she landed her first client for MS Film PR Literary, moved the company to Los Angeles in 2011. Her very first client is still a client to date. Spigener-Sapon has coordinated and created client PR segments on national outlets and shows such as Larry King Live, Fox & Friends, KTLA, NBC, Nightline, Today Show and has clients featured in top print such as: Los Angeles Times, Huffington Post, New York Times, All You, Variety and countless new media outlets, blogs, etc. Miranda loves what she does for a living, what makes her smile when she’s not working is, “I love being silly” she says, “especially after long days to just kick back and be corny with loved ones or close friends. I also love helping others whether through philanthropy or just encouraging a friend to go for their passions. Seeing the accomplishments of friends is really something to smile about.”