As a Vice President with Racepoint Global San Francisco’s Technology and Corporate teams, Allison is responsible for providing strategic direction and counsel to clients on corporate reputation management and overseeing day-to-day account work. She has worked with numerous companies from emerging brands and start-ups to global technology giants. Her expertise extends beyond earned media delivering integrated campaigns including content creation, social media, paid media, narrative development, influencer relations and corporate branding.
Allison has extensive communications and public relations experience in enterprise software, silicon and consumer technologies. Allison’s client roster includes: 360 Security, Altium, Ankeena Networks (acquired by Juniper Networks), Cambrios Technologies, Cadence Design Systems, Conviva, Fairchild, FireEye, Huawei, Intercede, Inmoji, Marvell, Spansion (now Cypress), Samsung, Silicon Image (acquired by Lattice Semiconductor) Springpath, PostPath (acquired by Cisco) and more. At Racepoint, Allison has managed several large brands; most notably she led the launch of the Samsung Strategy and Innovation Center’s digital health initiative in 2015 and is currently overseeing the Huawei Device USA PR program. She also is the lead on the RISC-V Foundation account, a free, open ISA for design architecture with more than 100 members globally. Prior to joining Racepoint Global, Allison worked at two San Francisco Bay Area-based high-tech PR agencies, Engage PR and Loughlin/Michaels Group. She is a graduate of the University of Oregon.