New York based,
serving clients worldwide
We make social media social again.
Media A La Carte was born organically out of the demand for support telling brand stories online. We've grown quickly to a highly respected NYC based agency by providing exceptional service to each and every one of our clients. Find out more about our mission and our team below.
After working for several NYC agencies, Amandina knew she wanted to create something different when she founded Media A La Carte. She was determined to create an environment where both employees AND clients were happy, valued, and successful.
Founded in 2020, Media A La Carte is the boutique solution to your social media needs. Instead of staunch contracts, we're flexible and offer services a la carte. Our mission is to connect brands to their audiences while saving you time and having fun! Because it's social media, not brain surgery.
too short to
work with people you don't like
We're a lean team who care immensely about our work and our clients . Each member has a unique skill set and we work together on every account to create something magical.
Founder + CEO
COO + CMO
Lead Video Editor
Community + Content
FOUNDER + CEO
Amandina Altomare is a powerhouse female founder and thought leader paving the way for a new age in social media marketing. Her unique background in theatre and PR make her an incomparable storyteller; she specializes in crafting the stories of brands through video and static content to reach their target audience online. Amandina's talent for social media and digital marketing was cultivated during her time in fashion PR when she represented acclaimed designers like Christian Siriano and denim wear brand 7 For All Mankind.
Amandina launched Media A La Carte in May of 2020 and has grown it to a multi 6 figure business in its first full year, a team of 4, and over 11k social followers. The company has helped over 100 businesses and individuals grow their online presence since its inception. With a passion for KPIs and an insatiable New York work ethic, Amandina is a coveted partner for brands in the fashion, wellness, hospitality, and entertainment spaces.
Hollyn is a talented creator and marketer with a background in social media management, website design, and copywriting. With a focus on implementing strategy that actually moves the needle, Hollyn knows how to streamline systems to get results. She specializes in community building and social growth through strategy and storytelling. Hollyn handles the Media À La Carte blog and newsletter, writing voracious, bite-sized stories - keeping you up to date on social news and trends.
COO + CMO
Astoncia Bhagat Lyman
LEAD VIDEO EDITOR + CONTENT CREATOR
Astoncia is an experienced social media manager with an eye for creativity and community engagement. With a serendipitous background of theatre and social media, she has created online stories and spaces for real estate, fashion, and luxury event clients across the country. Astoncia fulfills the role of community manager, ensuring connection and long term relationships between our clients and their target audiences.
COMMUNITY ASSISTANT + CONTENT CREATOR
Leea comes to us with a background in social media management for higher education, where she supported the university's marketing and recruitment efforts with targeted community outreach. A successful micro-influencer herself, Leea knows how to make content that converts into sales.
Luke is a creative with a talent for design.
Toting a background in theatre and film, he learned what works in the social media world by trial and error while promoting his own brand as an actor. Highly skilled in video editing, he has become an early expert in Tik Tok and enjoys using his artistic expertise to create interesting and engaging content.