Strategy, Marketing and Communications are the things I do. For over 20 years, I've launched multiple start-ups, built marketing campaigns and driven thought leadership programs.
Chris McKie is the consummate professional understanding the market and the needs of the customer. His relationship with both the press and analyst community goes way beyond the normal PR guy. At a moments notice he can put his fingers on the information or get an analyst on the phone. His intelligent opinions add to the whole picture.
I would not hesitate to work with Chris in the future.
I have had the opportunity to work with Chris on several projects at Cisco. He was pleasure to work with, always well prepared, insightful, open and willing to participate in any conversation. Chris would be a a welcome additon to any team.
Over the last nearly five years of working together, Chris' expertise in the AR and PR arena continues to shine through daily. Always a straight shooter, Chris has gained the respect of the analysts over the years. He is often one of the first calls the analysts make to glean a perspective on what is currently happening in the market. Chris understands the importance of nurturing relationships and focuses upon keeping valuable dialogue flowing . His openness to collaboration and creativity within the security space is refreshing. Chris is a true pro and his commitment to excellence is clearly demonstrated.
Chris is a consummate public relations professional with a comprehensive background and experience in developing successful PR campaigns. With broad experience in public relations and marketing concepts, Chris is able to create original and strategic campaigns that successfully generate awareness with customers, analysts, and the press.