Rachel brings a wealth of experience to Nereus clients with more than 15 years of high-tech public relations experience and front line media and analyst relations work.
Most recently Rachel was the principal of Weikum Communications where she provided strategic public relations counsel and programs for a range of Fortune 1000 and start-up companies. Prior to this, Rachel was the primary public relations manager for Tripwire, Inc. and before this, she was an account manager at Waggener Edstrom. In this role, she successfully launched various Microsoft products including; Windows NT Server and Workstation and BackOffice Suite of Products. In addition, she provided vertical and horizontal market PR for the healthcare, financial services, manufacturing & retail and e-commerce groups with Microsoft’s Enterprise Partner Division.
Rachel began her career in Los Angeles as a media buyer at BBDO Advertising where she led media planning and buying for Apple Computers. She continued her media planning role for Wieden & Kennedy Advertising working on the Nike account.
Rachel holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications Management from the University Portland. Connect with Rachel on LinkedIn.