About Me


What I 

Mauney Business Communications,  established in 2002, is an independent communications practice focused on contract and freelance projects. I am the Principal Consultant,  offering clients a broad portfolio of experience developing, implementing  and managing employee communications, media campaigns, events, community relations initiatives, crisis communications, public affairs and programs and tactics associated with organizational change. The industries served and environments I have worked in are just as diverse, providing clients with the advantage of having a versatile, senior-level consultant support their team. 

What my



"Positive and a pleasure to work with. She has excellent marketing ideas and understands how to get them implemented successfully. She is dependable and reliable."

President & CEO
MMI Agency

"She's a tireless media pitcher, helping to secure solid broadcast and print feature stories."

Senior Vice President
GollinHarris International

"Shanta's technical writing skills and media event management capabilities make her a well-rounded PR professional. She is a smart, genuine, down-to-earth individual, and can work with a broad spectrum of client personalities on a wide range of project requirements."
Manager, Corporate Communications
Weatherford International

City of Houston (WBE)
City of Houston (DBE)

*Hire Houston First - City Business Designee
State of Texas (HUB)

Houston METRO (SBE)

Port of Houston Authority (SBE)

Houston Community College (SBE)


​Campaign Planning

Copywriting & Editing

Community Relations

Crisis & Emergency Response


Ghost Writing/Bylined Articles

​Issues Management

Marketing Communications

Media Relations

Print Production

Public Affairs 

Social Media

Spokesperson Training

Technical Writing

Video/Multi-Media Production
Web Design

Industry Experience


Oil & Gas

Oilfield Services


General Aviation

Wireless Communications

Healthcare Technology

Industrial Gas




Financial Services

Commercial Real Estate

Health & Beauty


"Her public relations skills, particularly her writing and client relations are excellent!"
Management Supervisor

Vollmer Public Relations (now Edelman)

Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations

North Carolina A&T State University




Public Relations Society of America (PRSA)

PRSA Houston Chapter
International Association of Business Communicators (IABC)
IABC Houston Chapter
American Marketing Association (AMA)

AMA Houston



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