Liz Youngs, who has over 22 years of experience in public relations, handles media, analyst and speaker relations for her clients, developing highly targeted and effective PR outreach programs. With a deep focus on security, mobile, cloud and networking, some of the clients Liz has been involved with over the years include: GuardianEdge Security, Red Seal, NFR Security, Curriculum Associates, CK-12, Clever, Cotendo, Cisco, BEA, Centrify, Dasient, Bridgewater, Newbridge Networks, MITEL, Regulus Group, Google, Codian Videoconferencing, Porticor, Vectra Networks, Avi Networks, Vidder, Gemini Solutions and many others.
Prior to her tenure with Silicon Valley-based agencies, Liz spent 12 years in Northern Virginia’s Dulles Technology Corridor where she held manager and director-level positions in public relations and marketing communications for several technology startups.The PR veteran has secured media coverage for clients in many top-tier publications including: USA Today, TIME, Wall Street Journal, Computerworld, Informationweek, SF Chronicle, NY Times, Campus Technology, T.H.E. Journal, Scholastic Magazine, EdSurge, Education Week, Denver Post, Washington Post, TMCNet, Cnet, ZDNet, eWeek, InfoWorld, CRN, GigaOm, TechCrunch, Wired, Mobile Enterprise and many more.
Liz has been involved with taking several companies through the IPO process, managing investment analyst relations and being involved in US product launch activities for numerous clients and companies. Her work includes winning the prestigious Printer’s Association of Virginia award, for the design and content of a corporate brochure, and an appearance on Good Morning America from the NATPE event in New Orleans.