Michelle McIntyre Communications LLC (MMC) is a Silicon Valley-based high tech public relations consulting firm that has served 20 companies, mostly software start-ups, since its inception in early 2013.
President and Principal Consultant Michelle McIntyre has two decades of global media relations and related communications experience having done work for IBM, Microsoft, Seagate, Schering-Plough, Teradyne, Unitrode Integrated Circuits Corporation and some of the top high tech public relations firms.
During her 16-year career at IBM, McIntyre drove external communications and relations for information management (big data and analytics), collaboration and social business software, venture capital, storage, ibm.com sales. As Western Region PR manager, McIntyre represented all of IBM including global services.
The media industry has changed dramatically in recent years. Because anyone can now be a writer, a great “media relations” professional needs to build relationships with influencers, not just traditional members of the press. McIntyre has a deep understanding of this and has high quality relationships with all the right influencers who cover the tech industry from niche bloggers who work for a variety of industry analyst firms to editors at top tier business weeklies and writers at the regional newspapers and business journals.
Her main goal is to help high tech and other firms, large and small, achieve their business results with impactful public relations and supporting services