The 21st century workforce lives, breathes and sleeps email. The first thing I check when I wake up and the last thing I look at before bed is email, and I’m sure I’m not the only one with this habit. That being said, it seems like some people still don’t have a grasp on basic email protocol. Here are five email etiquette tips that ring true at our tech PR firm.
The spring is always an insanely busy time here at BIGfish: post-CES follow up, Taste of Iceland, press events and much, much more, so we rely heavily on our interns to help out with some pretty important projects. This semester we were lucky enough to have not one but two incredibly talented and hardworking public relations interns on our team: Bella & Karoline. They helped with social media, media lists, pitching (and securing coverage for our clients!), writing blog posts and a plethora of other things. Keep reading to learn more about their time at BIGfish.
Today, BIGfish client Ring announced it raised $61.2 million in Series C funding from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers with add-on from existing investor Sir Richard Branson. With this round, Ring has raised $93.7 million to date. Jamie Siminoff, Chief Inventor and CEO of Ring, said: “At Ring, it’s our mission to reduce crime by creating a ‘ring’ of security around our customers’ front doors, homes and neighborhoods. I am pleased KPCB has joined Ring’s group of leading investors alongside Sir Richard Branson as we continue to make neighborhoods around the world safer. With these new funds, we will expand that ‘ring’ of security by adding to our high-quality, diverse line of smart security products.”