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Ep 10 - Donna Loughlin-Michaels

Donna has led PR for some of Silicon Valley's best companies and shares tips for early-stage startups who need to make lots of noise.

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Welcome to the Podcast, featuring people who build startups!

This week, Raj and Saif interview Donna Loughlin Michaels.

Donna was once known as the "She-Devil of Silicon Valley" for being a PR juggernaut for some of the areas best tech companies. An award-winning storyteller, PR influencer, and podcast host, Donna works with visionaries changing how we live in the future with her firm LMGPR. Hear Donna share her story from starting out in the family business, traveling the world as a journalist, to working with renowned tech companies and startups before they made it big. In her own words, she has "proven experience in consumer and business to business and dozens of markets including automotive/transportation/mobility/aviation, and transportation, AI, augmented reality, agriculture tech and sustainability, consumer electronics, compliance, cyber security, food and beverage, B2B infrastructure, IoT, robotics, lifestyle, wellness and more. Pretty much anything in your home, pocket or office!"

Thank you Donna for sharing your story with us!

Every Tuesday at 10am, your co-hosts Raj and Saif publish a new episode featuring unique founders, advisors, investors, specialists, fractional executives, and ecosystem resources who work with early-stage companies every day. We highlight the person, their background, failures, and successes while building companies in an unfiltered space.

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