Tanis Communications Names Nicole Conley Director of Media Relations

  • Integrated communications firm hires media-savvy veteran
  • Key addition to PR team focused on driving client press coverage
  • Boasts 15 years of technology experience


SAN JOSE, CA, Sept. 23, 2013 – Tanis Communications, Inc., a Silicon Valley integrated communications firm, has named Nicole Conley as Director of Media Relations. Conley brings more than 15 years of high-tech media relations experience to Tanis, and consistently secures coverage in key trade, business and broadcast press, translating into real business results for her clients. At Tanis, she will be responsible for driving public relations programs that raise the profile of all Tanis’ Communications’ clients.

“As the amount of original, staff-written content around technology declines, and the noise level in mainstream, business and trade media increases, getting a story told is more challenging, yet more important than ever for our clients,” said Nikki Tanis, president of Tanis Communications. “Nicole brings deep relationships with a wide range of press and analysts and knows how to build the storylines that grab the attention of media. As our firm continues to grow, we have no doubt that Nicole’s experience, expertise and know-how in navigating the ever-changing media landscape will deliver a direct benefit to our clients.”

Deep Technology Experience

Conley has worked with many high-tech PR agencies over the years, while also serving, most recently, as president of her own firm, Conley Communications. In her previous roles, she drove company awareness for clients by implementing unique media relations programs. She specializes in identifying and pitching industry trends, working with key customers to put together case studies and uncovering company and management storylines that feed perfectly into profiles and executive Q&As.

“Tanis Communications provides its clients with an incredibly comprehensive and strategic set of communications services,” Conley said. “The integration of all facets of communications Tanis offers delivers an immense benefit our clients.  I’m excited to be part of an agency that clearly becomes an extension of its clients’ internal marketing departments and am thrilled join this award winning team of communications experts.”

Conley has been a part of the extended Tanis team for six years and has worked with both large, established organizations and start-up companies in the enterprise software, consumer electronics, video gaming and semiconductor spaces. Past corporate clients include GPS leader SiRF Technology, CSR Plc., Zend, Consera Software (now HP), Artemis Solutions International, Pacific Edge and Sana Security.

About Tanis Communications

Approaching communications in a holistic fashion, award-winning Tanis Communications leverages its deep technology and business expertise to deliver fully integrated marketing and communications programs for a broad range of business-to-business high-technology clients.  Based in San Jose, Calif., the company was established in 1997 and offers brand strategy, messaging and positioning, public relations, employee, marketing, financial and executive communications, as well as social multimedia and strategic marketing services. With the extensive experience of the Tanis team as in-house communications experts, Tanis has the unique ability to understand client objectives from an in-house point of view, and recommend and implement programs that are designed to achieve substantial business and brand results. For more information, visit www.taniscomm.com.


Tanis Communications Media Contact:
Allison Niday
Tanis Communications
Tel: (408) 295-4309 x122