A seasoned communications professional, Kathleen Bertolani Haack has more than 20 years experience serving as a brand ambassador for hospitality and consumer/lifestyle companies.

Formerly senior director of public relations for Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants, Kathleen created strategies designed to increase local, national and international media exposure for new and existing hotels. She has also held management positions at Ketchum Public Relations, Easton Sports and JumpstartMD. Past and current clients include Kikkoman, Suntory, the California Dried Plum Board, Beringer Winery, San Francisco Travel and the Tallman Hotel.

Kathleen has expertise with planning and executing creative integrated public relations campaigns, incorporating media relations, influencer outreach, special events, grassroots outreach, online contests and partnerships. Successful efforts include work with the National Park Service, Del Monte Foods, the San Francisco Giants, the American Conservatory Theater, Epicurious.com, Dress for Success, the American Diabetes Association, the American Heart Association and WebMD.

You can reach Kathleen at kathleen.bertolani@gmail.com or (415) 717-5407.