Senior Vice President, Consumer Technology
Public Relations and Communications | Greater Seattle Area, US
I’m a Seattle-based public relations professional who has successfully led campaigns for national, regional and local brands. Areas in which I’ve excelled include consumer and trade media relations, social media strategy and execution, and spokesperson training.
Currently, I lead Weber Shandwick Seattle's consumer practice with an emphasis on consumer product launches of all kinds and consumer technology.
Specialties: media relations, relationship marketing, strategic communications planning, spokesperson training, speech writing, consumer PR, consumer technology, mobile technology, digital entertainment, food and beverage, home textiles, consumer packaged goods
2013 - Present
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