Maker Faire Bay Area 2014

PR for Hardware Startups and Crowdfunding campaigns

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Saturday1:30 PM2:00 PMMaker Pro Stage

Chris Nicholson, a former New York Times reporter and and head of communications at Celery, explains how entrepreneurs, inventors and online merchants can create strong, mutually beneficial relationships with reporters, and tell effective stories.
Celery helps thousands of small, early-stage companies take pre-orders, and we've learned that after crowdfunding, the difference between success and failure is PR and marketing.

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Chris Nicholson — Media guy


Chris V. Nicholson has reported for the New York Times, the International Herald Tribune and Bloomberg Businessweek. He has extensive experience representing startups and working with the media.