Hometown: West Hurley, NY
College: University of Colorado
Favorite news sources: CNN, The New York Times, Google
Outside Work: Hiking with our rescue dog, volunteer work, travel
Robin specializes in communications strategy, corporate positioning and executive branding. She has launched dozens of startups and led public relations strategy for public companies.
Robin has deep experience in AI, big data, cloud, infrastructure and open source, including Apigee (acquired by Google), Appirio (acquired by Wipro), AvantGo (acquired by Sybase), Borland (acquired by Micro Focus), eHarmony.com, GoldenGate Software (acquired by Oracle), Inktank (acquired by Red Hat), Mercury Interactive (acquired by HP), Model Metrics (acquired by Salesforce), Piston Cloud (acquired by Cisco), Ravello Systems (acquired by Oracle) and Virsto (acquired by VMware.)
As an agency principal, Robin is also responsible for new business, professional development and client services. She has been working with partners Joanna Kulesa and Angelique Faul for nearly two decades. Previously, Robin worked in marketing, public relations and customer support at two startups, represented the Santa Cruz Mountain Winegrowers Association, and lived abroad in Sydney, Australia, and Taipei, Taiwan, where she taught English as a second language.