Chief Communications Officer
Karen is the Chief Communications Officer at Absolute, where she oversees worldwide public, analyst and investor relations, employee communications, reputation management, social media, executive advocacy, and crisis and issues management. With more than two decades of strategic communications expertise, Karen has a proven track record in building and growing teams and is relentlessness in creating a collaborative culture.
Prior to joining Absolute, Karen served as Vice President of Corporate Communications at Centrify and BMC Software. Earlier in her career, she served as the Chief Communications Officer at Good Technology, where she led and directed integrated media, social and employee communications strategy, contributing to the company’s successful acquisition by BlackBerry.
Karen received her bachelor's degree in Art History from the University of California at Los Angeles, and is a frequent guest speaker at universities, including USC Annenberg School of Communications and University of San Francisco’s Graduate School of Communications. Follow Karen on Twitter here and on LinkedIn here.