President of Ballou PR
Colette is founder of Ballou PR, a European PR firm that focuses on high-growth technology and internet companies. Ballou PR had a string of well-documented client success stories including the exit of Musiwave, the entry of Facebook into France, and the entry of Eventbrite into Europe.
Colette has over 20 years of public relations experience in both agency and corporate environments, and her experience spans companies across a range of industries, including digital entertainment and media, social networking, mobile entertainment and services, SaaS, telecommunications, managed service providers, price optimization and demand management, business process management, product lifecycle management and robotics, venture capital firms and global media organizations.
Companies Colette has worked with include Accel Partners, Autonomy, Badoo, Criteo, Dailymotion, Facebook, Groupon, Shopping.com.
Colette plays an active part in the start-up community – serving as a speaker/moderator, mentor and judge for start-up organizations and events such