Eskenzi is a team of self-motivated, hugely energetic and creative thinkers, all driven to succeed for the benefit of our clients. We pride ourselves on the fact that we all understand technology and if we don’t we’re not shy to ask. We invest in the latest and best PR and marketing tools to achieve maximum publicity, whether it’s UK or global print, TV, radio or digital media. We constantly monitor and measure our clients' media exposure to make sure they are ahead of the game.
Jan Wiedrick-Kozlowski, Analyst Relations
With 10 years experience in the PR industry and 13 years as a Broadcast Journalist, based in Boston, Jan spearheads analyst relations for Eskenzi in the US. Jan has worked for a broad range of clients including BEA Systems, Sun Microsystems, Xerox, Novadigm, WebGain, ACCPAC International, Captus Networks, MarketFirst, Pilot, ListenPoint, TurboLinux, CrossLink, WaveSplitter, Symantec, Rubric, Fujitsu, BabyCenter, Popkin Software, Finjan, AdviceAmerica, DigiSlice, Objective Communications, Action Technologies, AgfaPhoto, BTS US, PROCESSexchange, CYA Technologies, Info Partners, Sitepak, Voxify, Vidient Systems, PCMCIA, Telelogic, Limelight, HighWinds, Panther Express, Pure Digital, AgfaPhoto, and FeedBurner. Cisco Webex, M86 Security, ADP AdvancedMD, Touchstone Semiconductor, Pure Digital, Cotendo, StreamingMedia, and Varonis
Linda Joynes, Marketing Director
Linda has over 24 years’ European marketing experience of IT, IT Security, and more recently the Cloud Computing sector. Providing both emergent and established IT Vendors with European marketing strategies, planning and budget management along with implementation of all EU programs and lead generation tactics to meet their sales targets.
Marketing consultancy at Eskenzi PR is both flexible and cost effective and deliveries results. Previously Linda was EMEA Head of Marketing for Check Point Software Technologies for just under 7 years from 1996 to the end of 2002, consistently delivering on programs which met the European revenue target.
Linda Studied a B/TEC National Diploma in Business and Finance in Leeds and later went on to obtain both the CIM Certificate in Marketing and the CIM Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing in Cambridge.
Linda in her spare time enjoys time with her family and western riding, learning the various disciplines such as Trail and reining. Linda also loves her ménage of dogs including 2 Newfoundlands, 2 Labradors and a Cavalier King Charles spaniel
Samantha Trup, Account Executive
As the newest and youngest edition to Eskenzi, Samantha has previously been involved in a start-up digital PR and broadcast agency working as a production assistant on adverts and videos. This year she is also the lips and voice for Nivea lip balm's Facebook campaign – check it out here
In her spare time Samantha models, loves to party and spend time with her family.
Paula Brici - US Account Manager
Paula's expertise includes strategic program development and messaging, as well as frontline tactical implementation including media and analyst relations, copywriting, product launch support, speaking and awards programs and trade shows.
She currently serves on the board of directors of the Association for Women in Technology. She has served on the board of the Orange County Venture Group; the steering committee for the annual Orange County High-Tech Innovation Awards; and the TechAmerica Orange County Executive Council (formerly the AeA). She has contributed PR support to the Laguna Art Museum, Second Harvest Food Bank, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and American Cancer Society.
Paula earned a B.S. in public affairs from Indiana University.
Paula works with a range of IT security clients where she has helped to expand their visibility in the US market through media coverage including eWeek, Baseline, CIO, Dark Reading, InformationWeek, Enterprise Systems Journal, Government Security News.