Meghan Hughes - Thursday, July 26th
Meghan has 15 years of experience in marketing and communications for enterprise, health and consumer technology companies. She has built programs that drive business results across the US, Europe and Japan.
She served as head of communications for Color Genomics, ran engineering communications at Facebook, led product and platform for Box in its early days followed by directing international communications prior to IPO, launched the first Android phone and built enterprise strategies for Google, and introduced early augmented reality platform, Layar, to market (bought by Blippar). In addition to her in-house experiences, Meghan developed deep expertise in crafting great stories across Silicon Valley’s top PR agencies such as Outcast and Cutline, building media relationships and developing communications strategies for companies such as Google, Yahoo!, Salesforce, Sony Playstation and Toshiba America Consumer Products. She’s conceptualized and executed global programs that launched and elevated brands, built thought leadership, engaged with new audiences, drove business results and most importantly made employees and users happy.
Meghan can help tackle any marketing challenges, weigh in on the best approach to reaching each of your audiences, identify key messages, determine press angles, provide input on how to approach PR support and advise on first marketing hires.