“We were immediately impressed with the vision of IDA Ireland and equally excited about the scope of work we will be undertaking on its behalf.” - Jonathan Bloom, CEO and founding partner of McGrath/Power
SAN JOSE, Calif. (PRWEB) June 17, 2014
McGrath/Power Public Relations and Communications, Silicon Valley’s most established public relations and digital communications agency, today announced it has been selected by IDA Ireland to highlight business expansion opportunities for West Coast-based United States companies in the technology, biotechnology and life sciences markets. The selection of McGrath/Power followed a competitive pitch, and the Agency’s activities will include traditional and social media strategy and implementation along with event support.
IDA Ireland is the Country’s industrial development agency chartered with the attraction and development of foreign investment in Ireland. IDA Ireland's focus is to spur foreign investment that is of high value, requiring high skill levels and a sophisticated business environment.
McGrath/Power, which had worked previously with the Economic Development Board of Northern Ireland, will collaborate with its Worldcom Public Relations Group partner agency, PadillaCRT, on the overall US program. PadillaCRT has worked with IDA Ireland for more than five years on East Coast-focused activities.
“We were immediately impressed with the vision of IDA Ireland and equally excited about the scope of work we will be undertaking on its behalf,” said Jonathan Bloom, CEO and founding partner of McGrath/Power. “They have given us a wonderful opportunity to make a significant impact, and we are looking forward to working with this great group of people on both sides of the pond.”
About McGrath/Power Public Relations and Communications
McGrath/Power is Silicon Valley’s public relations agency of choice for innovative domestic and international companies in the business-to-business technology, consumer electronics and consumer products marketplaces. Founded in 1983, McGrath/Power develops and implements communications programs that enhance brand reputation, drive diverse audiences to action and enable clients to achieve business goals in highly competitive markets. The Agency has helped to launch numerous startups and build leaders, such as Cisco, Citrix, LiveOps, the Open Networking Foundation, TiVo, RSA and Vodafone. McGrath/Power is the Silicon Valley partner of the WORLDCOM Public Relations Group, affording the agency and its clients a global footprint for communications programs.