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What was your first experience of PR?
My first experience in PR was in 1999 during the dotcom boom. I learned that any company, no matter how big or small, has an amazing story to tell the world. They just need to be able to connect to the right journalists and tell their story.
What is the biggest tip you would give to a newbie in media?
Do what you love and the money will come!
What do marketing people do that you wish they wouldn’t?
I wish they wouldn’t send so much crap in the mail and save some trees. I prefer everyone online.
Where do you see growth in the media?
I see huge growth in the Do it yourself PR and marketing space because companies are realizing that with the latest advances in technologies they can be more efficient and get better results.
What do you do to improve the world?
We offer paid internships to high school and college students so they can be more prepared for the workforce.
What do you do that is green?
I buy organic food and I try not to litter.
What is one thing about you that not many people know?
I was a lawyer in a previous lifetime.
What are your contact details (email, company, blog, facebook, myspace, forums, etc)?
What events do you go to?
ad:tech, always on media, web 2.0, digital hollywood
How do you prefer to communicate?
I prefer to communicate via text and email
Who would you like to communicate with?
Entrepreneurs, marketers, bloggers and journalists
Who would you recommend, and why?
Thyese are a list of people that I have worked with now or in the past.
Tom Burg, Former Director of marketing, Doubleclick/ Google
Bruce Bernstein, former president of NYSIA
Mark Checkerian, Developer
Vedant Mimani, former CEO of MyEssay.com (acquired by Princeton Review)
Hassan Miah, former Managing Director, Intel Capital
Vanessa Fuhrman, Wall Street Journal, reporter
Arte Mikhlin, VP of Business Developer, Adify
Keith Button, Reporter, Hedge Fund Alert
Graham Lawlor, Founder, Ultralight Startups
Clarence Avant, former president of Motown Records
Dawn Kissi, Former Reporter, Securities Industries News
What is one thing people can do for you?
Check out MyPRGenie and tell anyone they know that need PR to check out our service