As a Senior Associate in our Chicago office, Gene is a media maven who drives impactful coverage for a variety of clientele. Gene utilizes industry trends, topics and news to strengthen conversations with the media, resulting in meaningful opportunities for clients. Prior to joining RP, Gene worked in several public relations positions in the B2B technology space. Between his agency roles at Walker Sands and Next PR, Gene thrives when learning about new companies, their challenges and unique differentiators. You can usually find him listening to Marketplace, the Wall Street Journal’s “Your Money Briefing” or reading Bloomberg Businessweek.
What’s your favorite part of your job?
The ability to parachute into different industries, quickly develop new ideas and leverage research to come up with that one perfect idea.
What quote best describes your outlook on life?
“Read the directions, even if you don’t follow them.” – Mary Schmich