Kerry Heaps

Kerry Heaps is the Publisher of Pageant Platform Magazine and the host of Pageant Platform Podcast. She is the former Owner of Strictly Marketing Magazine and host of Strictly Marketing Talk Radio.  Kerry is the Founder of Pitch like a Bitch Media, an online resource to gain more media exposure and the Author of Pitch like a Bitch, Top 10 tips to pitch like a Pro (May 2018) and the Create your own Media series for Podcasting, Publishing and Publicity. She also owns Book.Speak.Repeat, a speaker submission service. She has an extensive background in Sales, Networking, Recruiting, and Training. She is a former Model who specialized in Trade Show and Print work. She is an experienced judge on the beauty pageant circuit.  Kerry is also a contributing columnist for, and she also Co-hosts occasionally on Women’s Entrepreneur Radio with Deb Bailey.

Her story starts in the spring of 2005, she left her corporate position in the fall, "I still remember my first Monday after I left my job, I got up that morning and thought, what have I done??? Although there’s been a lot of bumps in the road I don’t regret my decision one bit. One thing I have learned is that success and Entrepreneurship is never a straight line.  My passion is to help others get their message out there, you never know who needs to hear your message. I know how scary it can be to start a business and no one should feel alone on their journey."  Kerry lives in Florida and has a passion for animals, photography and pageantry.


She has interviewed celebrities such as Co-Host of Shark Tank, Barbara Corcoran, Authors Larry Winget, Jeffrey Hayzlett, Former Miss West Virginia and QVC Talk Show host, Kim Parrish and many more successful business entrepreneurs.  Kerry is a sought after guest on many media outlets and has been interviewed on over fifty media outlets.  Learn more on our Press page.