The DialedPR team currently operates on a contractor model, covering every time zone in the U.S. and providing support for clients around the clock.

 
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CEO & Founder

Andrea Holland

Santa Barbara & San Francisco

Andrea spent the better part of a decade working at some of the top global PR firms in San Francisco and New York. During her tenure at Fleishman Hillard, Access Communications and The Horn Group, she worked alongside large companies including Intuit, PayPal, LegalZoom and Oracle as well as startups such as TrackR, NextMover, wunderground and Digg.

Her natural ability to tell a good story, cultivate meaningful relationships with media and consistently find the right match between those two pieces, is exactly what gets her results.

 

Laurel Getz
New York City, NY
Laurel brings nearly a decade of experience in public relations and event production, including working with Andrea at Access Communications in San Francisco and New York. Laurel has lead successful strategic communications campaigns for a diverse portfolio of B2C and B2B clients including Intuit, Trend Micro and Leapfrog. She also specializes in producing events, including tradeshow booths, corporate events, weddings, celebrity appearances, product launches, fundraisers and more. Her recent experience includes the Shark Tank Season 6 premiere party. 

Christian Martin
Denver, CO
With a strong digital marketing background creating creative content and messaging, Christian’s experience spans from software companies to best selling authors. Christian serves as our content strategist, generating content that can be used across all business units. Andrea and Christian met in 2014 during Project Getaway, an entrepreneurship program for business owners all over the world.

 

Abby Dougherty
Boston, MA
Abby is our marketing copywriter who has spent the last 15+ years working with technology and services companies to create content and collateral to drive sales. Abby specializes in developing materials such as white papers, product datasheets, blogs, website content, customer case studies, newsletters, bylined articles and sales presentations. Like all good business relationships, Andrea and Abby met through personal referrals.

Sarah Elder
San Francisco, CA
Sarah is journalist turned public relations professional. Her focus is on B2B media relations, social media and media strategy. While at Lewis PR and the Max Borges Agency, she worked with companies specializing in cybersecurity, IT/digital management, big data management and security, and the contact center. Sarah and Andrea are childhood friends.

 

Kirk Hawkins
Los Angeles, CA
With more than a dozen years of experience as an award winning reporter, anchor and correspondent in local and network television (including NBC News, ABC News, KTLA and KCBS/KCAL),  Kirk has joined the DialedPR team as our media training partner. Sometimes, a reporter throws you a curve ball that leaves you speechless, or with an answer you’re not comfortable getting published. Media training helps you prepare a message that you want to get across in interviews, regardless of the questions you’re asked - clearly, consciously and effectively.  Kirk is based in Los Angeles, CA. Him and Andrea attended UC Santa Barbara together.

Sherry Bourzac
Seattle, WA & San Francisco, CA
Sherry brings more than 12 years of combined agency and in-house experience in public relations, media strategy and executive coaching. She has worked for world-class PR firms in San Francisco and Seattle including Weber Shandwick, Burson-Marsteller, Access Communications and Nectar Communications. Clients represented include global corporations such as Accenture, LinkedIn, Microsoft, PayPal, Salesforce, VMware, and Workday as well as startups like Elementum, Platfora and Zephyr Health. Her passion and enthusiasm is infectious, and she specializes in condensing complicated technology into digestible mainstream content. Sherry and Andrea met both as colleagues at Access, and as neighbors and running buddies in San Francisco.