ROLE: Founder & Principal, Stonerose Advisors, LLC
EXPERTISE: Branding, Messaging, Press Relations, PR strategy, Venture Capital
CONTACT: meghan [at] stoneroseadvisors [dot] com
OFFICE HOURS: TBD
Meghan Roman is the founder and principal of Stonerose Advisors, a Washington DC-based PR consultancy for technology companies and venture capital investors. With roots from Silicon Valley, Meghan has designed and implemented PR campaigns for more than 30 start-ups, global corporations, and venture capital firms. She has helped clients build their digital brand and earn press exposure in Bloomberg, CNBC, Forbes, TechCrunch, The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal. A PR agency veteran, Meghan is skilled at introducing and building credibility for novel technologies that help business and society function better.
She started out representing PayPal, HP’s Linux division and Oracle’s applications business during their inception, while at Applied Communications (acquired by UK-based Next Fifteen). Later, while at PR firm, Burson-Marsteller, she promoted Adobe’s pioneering work in special effects surrounding the release of the movie, The Aviator. More recently, at Stonerose, Meghan has been part of PR consulting teams for venture capital firms including New Atlantic Ventures, Venrock, NEA and Menlo Ventures. She has represented PokitDok for the past three years, as it introduces APIs and blockchain to the business of healthcare.
Meghan holds an MBA from the University of San Diego and a BSBA in Marketing and International Business, with a minor in Spanish, from Georgetown University. She guest lectured in Georgetown’s Principles of Marketing undergraduate class for four consecutive years and has served as a Hoya Challenge Judge since 2011. She lives in Georgetown with her husband, son and miniature dachshund.