Laura Caprara is the founder, owner, and lead Strategist at Stellafly. She is also a mother, runner, triathlete, and entrepreneur. Laura has called Grand Rapids, Michigan home since 1971. She attended East Grand Rapids High School and Calvin College.
In 2011, Laura launched Stellafly with a focus on helping businesses build their brands via social networking. In less than a year, her business grew into a successful firm with reach throughout West Michigan, the state, and the region.
Today, Stellafly helps businesses and nonprofits use vehicles such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn to promote their message effectively and efficiently. Stellafly has worked with a wide variety of organizations ranging from government agencies, businesses, nonprofits and festivals, and regional political campaigns.
Laura has led efforts on many notable local social media campaigns, such as: Google Fiber for Grand Rapids, Ride the Rapid, Senita Lenear for City Commissioner, Bliss for Mayor, Brian Miller EGR City Commissioner, 100 Cars for Good, Volunteers of America Michigan – Infiniti Coaches’ Charity Challenge and You Are Awesome.
She is a fierce defender of the underdog, enjoys getting involved with organizations that are near and dear to her, while still keeping the focus on her biggest achievement, her two teenage sons, two wonderful bonus-children and husband, Mark. In her spare time, she manages and tries to keep up with her running and triathlon team, Team Stellafly, who have huge goals set for this year’s season!