Gerry is a managing director of Edelman London, the world’s largest global independent communications firm, named PR Agency of the Decade by PR Week in 2020. She oversees London’s Technology Practice leading a 50+ people strong team of technology and B2B communications experts. Her passion is technology and building trust, and she focuses her efforts on helping tech brands communicate their vision and purpose in the world to help them thrive. The agency works for technology clients including Samsung, HP, Symantec, AMD, Hitachi Vantara, Infosys, Automation Anywhere, Sinch and more. This combines to make Edelman Technology a leader in field of Technology PR, according to PR Week’s annual technology PR rankings.
With 20 years of experience working with technology brands, Gerry has helped them craft stories that earn attention, through strategy client counsel, brand positioning and integrated communications marketing. She has consulted for HP, McKinsey Digital, Virgin Media, Microsoft, Headspace, GSK, ARRIS, Agilent Technologies, Honeywell, Toshiba, Symantec, Chef, Juniper Networks among others.
Gerry has also been at the helm of delivering award winning work with her teams including a PRCA nomination for her work on Symantec and two Sabre awards. Her team also won a European Excellence Award in 2014 for The Rise of the Humans campaign.
A speaker on technology and trust, Gerry regularly gives her insight into Edelman’s 20 years of trust data and provides guidance to technology companies about how to build and regain trust. She has spoken at events for McKinsey, the GSMA, The Customer Engagement Summit and regularly contributes to insights to Edelman’s blogs and its podcast Sideload about all things technology and communications.