Sausalito-based media relations agency OutsidePR & SportsMarketing today welcomed new account executive Rebecca Robinson to its dynamic team of professionals.
â€œRebecca is a great fit here,â€ said Outside PR President Gordon Wright. â€œShe has a great background in both publicity and social media outreach, and as a former journalist, she writes like a dream and knows how to communicate well with our friends in the media.â€
Robinson comes to OutsidePR after serving as a Communications Specialist at Ridejoy, a ride-sharing mobile app company in San Francisco, where she led a national PR launch campaign. She also served as a PR and social media consultant at Sea Studios in Monterey, California. Prior to her PR career, she worked in journalism, as a producer for Oregon Public Broadcasting and in several different staff and freelance writing positions.
â€œThe work quality and work environment here at OutsidePR are as top-notch as I’ve ever seen,â€ Robinson said. â€œIt’s a fun place to work, with terrific clients, so I’m thrilled to be here and help out.â€
Robinson is a 2006 graduate of Bennington College in Vermont, and is a passionate runner, backpacker and traveler. She has won numerous journalism awards, including 1st Place for General Excellence in 2011 from the California Newspaper Publishers Association, a Gracie Award for Outstanding Talk Show from the Alliance for Women in Media, and 1st Place for Public Affairs Journalism from the Associated Press Oregon Broadcasters Competition.
OutsidePR was formed in San Francisco in 1995 and conducts media relations and marketing services for clients in the outdoor and active markets. To learn more about the agency, please visit www.OutsidePR.com