Robyn Jenkins-Blum oversees public relations for Cisco's corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives and the education vertical market. She is focused on developing and implementing strategic public relations campaigns focused on Cisco's CSR priorities, including education, economic development, and social venture capital and resources.
Jenkins-Blum joined Cisco in 2000 and has held a variety of corporate public relations positions managing earnings and financial communications, acquisitions and investments, as well as product and technology issues. She has served as a lead corporate spokesperson and provided strategic PR counsel to Cisco senior executives including the Chairman and CEO, and CFO.
Prior to joining Cisco, Jenkins-Blum held public relations positions with several leading technology corporations. From 1997 to 2000 she managed public relations for Intel's multi-billion dollar mobile processor and handheld products group, promoted the company's women in technology initiative and implemented consumer press technology education programs.
In 1995 Jenkins-Blum joined Acer America, where she was responsible for media and industry analyst relations and implemented external communications for desktop, mobile PCs and servers. Jenkins-Blum also served as public relations coordinator for Logitech.
Jenkins-Blum earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in public relations from San Jose State University.