Tech PR Strategist David Splivalo Joins Plat4orm as Director | New
SAN FRANCISCO, July 21, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – Plat4orm, a full-service integrated communications agency, today announced that the technology communications veteran David Splivalo joined as director. Situated at Northern California, Splivalo draws on more than two decades of experience as a senior public relations practitioner specializing in B2B and B2C relations. He will be primarily responsible for account management and business development.
With both corporate and agency experience, Splivalo has managed integrated communications programs and teams for dozens of growing startups, established tech companies and well-known brands. The main brands he has worked for are eBay, Huami / Zepp, Microsoft, PayPal, Philips, Red bull, SINA and dozens of market-leading startups such as Cellcontrol, Dwolla, M1 Finance, RES Software, Signifyd and Vivisimo. Specialized technology market experience includes AI, robotics, big data, machine learning, cybersecurity, e-commerce, e-health, fintech, finserv, healthcare technology, home technology, IoT / smarthome, social media, vehicle telematics and wearable devices.
Splivalo’s appointment follows a period of rapid growth for Plat4orm, which specializes in the legal, regulatory / compliance and financial technology industries. In his new role, Splivalo will ensure and oversee the delivery of high quality services to the agency’s growing list of clients.
“We are delighted to have David join our team to provide our clients with strategic communications advice, based on his in-depth knowledge of technology and business,” said Valerie Chan, founder and director, Plat4orm. “As an accomplished communications specialist, David brings a depth of knowledge and experience that we believe will bring tremendous value to our clients and to the Plat4orm team.”
In his most recent role as Director of Public Relations at Red Harp, Splivalo oversaw North American PR for several B2C and B2B brands, including Amazfit, a division of Zepp Health Corp. (NYSE: ZEPP) and Philips Water, an auxiliary division of Philips Royal (NYSE: PHG). Prior to Red Harp, Splivalo was head of communications for Cellcontrol where he helped take the startup from obscurity to market leader status (and eventual acquisition) in the hot distracted driving / telematics industry. vehicles. Through one of the most impactful integrated communications programs in the country, Splivalo led efforts that generated thousands of media placements earned for Cellcontrol. He is also a former public relations agency owner with several years of operational experience running a business with offices in the Washington DC Beltway, Silicon Valley and the Midwest.
“I am delighted to join the elite group of PR and communications professionals working at Plat4orm who serve some of the best known and most admired B2B technology brands,” said Splivalo. “The Silicon Valley agency’s PR is the most demanding and respected discipline in the industry, and I chose Plat4orm because it embodies that reputation through leadership, innovation and results.”
A full-service integrated communications agency, Plat4orm provides B2B and B2C technology companies with strategic communications consulting, digital marketing services and is dedicated to delivering qualitative and quantitative results for our clients. Plat4orm specializes in the legal, security, telecommunications, and financial technology industries, where Plat4orm leverages its in-depth industry knowledge and top-notch media relations to help provide intelligent strategic advice, resulting in in high impact campaigns. The Plat4orm team understands the transformative innovation that is taking place in these industries and is a recognized leader in communicating corporate messages to explain how innovative technologies are reshaping the world. Plat4orm has worked and continues to work with a range of established brands and emerging start-ups, several of which have already been acquired and / or have received significant venture capital funding. Founded as a boutique company in 2010, the company now has remote offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles, new York, Chicago, and Seattle. For more information, visit https://www.plat4orm.com.
Janice Park, Plat4orm PR, +1 6268028710, [email protected]