Allyson has practiced public relations for 20 years. She started her career in the PR agency world, gaining experience with both start-up companies and large corporations. Over the years, she has had diverse agency and in-house experience in PR and corporate communications. While her background has been in technology PR for Silicon Valley companies, her passion is working with organizations that are socially responsible and aim to change the world for the better. One of her early successes led her team to win the Public Relations
Society of America Silver Anvil Award for PR work on the “Best Consumer Technology Product Launch” for QUALCOMM. She has helped land press coverage for clients across all major media outlets, such as Forbes, Associated Press, USA Today, Wall Street Journal and many others. She has also positioned executives and companies to secure numerous industry awards such as Business Week’s “Entrepreneur of the Year.” Allyson’s hobbies include fitness and spending time with her sons and husband at the ballfield.