The extended Rosebud team includes professionals with experience in journalism, brand marketing, media relations, design, social media, and SEO.
What We Do
Who We Are
David B. Wamsley
President, Managing Partner
David brings two decades of leadership experience in strategic communications, marketing, and operations in the startup community. He has founded several companies, including Campsix, a technology incubator, and Ad Auction, the first online media marketplace, and raised more than $100 million in venture financing. He and his companies have been featured in The New York Times, The Economist, WSJ, Fortune, Forbes, and The Washington Post, among others.
Editor in Chief and COO
Sara has been a communications and startup executive for more than 20 years. She began her career as a journalist and continued as a business executive and entrepreneur working in Internet, ecommerce,and media companies, including IAC/Interactive Corp, Barnes & Noble and IDG.. She has a BA from Harvard, an MA from Cambridge University and an MBA from Stanford. She is currently a member of Astia Angels.
The ideal candidate will have worked with a public relations firm for at least 3 to 5 years and have established relationships with technology journalists. A degree in communications, journalism, or a related field is important; an advanced degree is a plus.
The ideal candidate will have worked with a Los Angeles-based communications firm for at least 3 to 5 years and will have managed all aspects of client accounts. A degree in communications, journalism, or a related field is important and an advanced degree is a plus. Compensation will be commensurate with experience.
Ideal candidates will have worked in social media for at least 2 to 3 years and have managed all aspects of clients’ social media needs. A degree in communications, journalism, or a related field is useful; an advanced degree is a plus. Compensation will be commensurate with experience.
Smart PR can be the lifeblood of any venture-backed startup. There are no shortcuts to creating awareness and credibility. It requires hard work, constant research, vigilance, and a relentless desire to get the story. There’s no silver bullet — just effort.
At Rosebud, we specialize in the kind of effort that gets results.