NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Aug 31, 2016) - Grayling today announced that it has been named public relations agency of record by Techonomy, one of the world's leading events and media companies focused on helping leaders understand how technology is transforming business and society. In addition to its highly-regarded editorial content, Techonomy hosts an annual invitation-only thought leadership event that examines the role of technology and business in social progress. Techonomy's next conference will be held November 9-11, 2016 in Half Moon Bay, CA. All communications efforts will be led by Grayling's teams in New York and San Francisco.
Techonomy was founded by highly-respected technology commentator and former Fortune writer, David Kirkpatrick who is also the author of the bestselling book, "The Facebook Effect: The Inside Story of the Company that is Connecting the World," and is a contributing editor on Bloomberg Television.
"We have spent years building an amazing community of executives, but are always looking for ways to expose our 'Techonomic' way of thinking to a broader group. Grayling's integrated approach to communications and deep relationships in technology and business will aid us in our mission to advance the conversation about technology's impact on the world," said Josh Kampel, president, Techonomy.
"We are thrilled to be working with Techonomy and their network of influential leaders within technology, media, academia and business. The company has a deeply interesting story to tell," said Peter Harris, CEO of Grayling U.S. "With our strong Bay Area roots, combined with our bi-coastal media expertise, I am confident we will serve Techonomy's needs as they continue to grow and expand their reach across all corners of technology and business."
About Techonomy Media
Techonomy is a media company with a mission: to elevate the dialogue about the central role of technology and innovation in business and social progress. Through their events, daily editorial coverage and video content, Techonomy seek to accelerate progress and productivity in business and society. For more information, visit www.techonomy.com.
Grayling (@GraylingPR) develops inventive, integrated communications solutions that are rapidly scalable to create measurable advantage for clients. The company operates a flexible, international network that has no respect for borders, whether between nations or disciplines. Grayling is part of Huntsworth plc.