601 Fourth St., #204, San Francisco, CA 94107
415/255-6510; fax: 415/503-0744
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Full-service public relations and digital communications.
Employees: 10. Founded: 2001.
Agency Statement: Established in 2001, K/F Communications works with game changing business to business and consumer focused technology companies. K/F has a long track record of establishing market leadership for our clients. Whether a start up in stealth mode getting ready to launch or an established company that is seeking to accelerate growth, K/F will help a company achieve their business objectives and establish brand leadership. Our strategic counsel and programs effectively influence prospective customers, users, employees, partners and other stakeholders, increasing a company’s sales, valuation and market stature. In fact, everything we do directly connects to our clients’ business objectives, ensuring that PR initiatives are strategic, focused and effective.
In addition to the current clients listed below, market experience includes enterprise software/content, mobile consumer apps, mobile enterprise applications, big data, consumer Internet, wearable technologies, networking, infrastructure, security, telecommunications, storage, geo-location, social networks, as well as a number of other technology areas and vertical markets. Client experience includes Digg, Chomp, Defense.Net, Intel, Equinix, Composite Software, Extreme Reality, Laster Technologies, TwitVid, Peribit Network, Cisco, Oracle, Apple, Juniper Networks, Xerox, SimpleGeo, BuyVia.com, Covia Labs, M-Files, Orbital Data, Net6/Citrix, and Paramount/Viacom.
K/F differs from other tech PR agencies because senior PR practitioners personally lead each client’s day-to-day efforts. Clients receive experienced, trusted counsel for everything from strategic planning and positioning to daily pitching and writing. K/F provides clients with counsel that is based on a long history of work in technology and in the marketing trenches. The success of our clients demonstrates that experience, expertise, creativity and aggressive execution are the cornerstones of K/F's brand and market success.
We begin our relationship by immediately developing a strategic messaging platform that can be used for all external communications. We then develop a roadmap for leadership via a detailed strategic PR plan. From the beginning of the relationship, we hit the ground running. Programs are quickly developed and execution begins.
We’re located in the hub of technology innovation in San Francisco's SOMA area, home to companies such as Twitter, Square, Trulia, Airbnb, Zynga, and Yelp, and media outlets including TechCrunch, WIRED Magazine, and Ziff Davis Media.
Julie Karbo, Dave Fonkalsrud, partners