Founder & President
Patrick Pharris has been involved in marketing for more than 25 years. With 26 national and regional public relations, advertising and marketing industry awards to his acclaim, his experience spans advertising technologies, public relations, social media, sales promotion, traditional and online media planning, buying and sales, sponsorships, and business development.
Throughout his career, Patrick has provided strategic, creative and business development marketing services to more than 500 companies including: Monster Energy Drink, Coca-Cola, General Motors, Nextel/Sprint, Paramount Pictures, Princess Cruises, Caesars Entertainment, Michelin, NBC, the Recording Industry Association of America, rock legends Slash and Linkin Park, Activision, and several green energy technology companies.
Patrick has developed, sold and managed sponsorship programs worth more than $100-million. The public relations campaigns he has created and implemented are estimated to have made more than six billion media impressions. More than 200 articles about Patrick and the campaigns he has created and executed for his clients have been published in newspapers (the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, the Los Angeles Times, etc.), advertising and public relations trade publications, and general interest magazines and websites. Patrick has also worked as a television news features reporter, a host of television specials, and a magazine journalist.
In addition to ReachOrb Patrick is also a co-founder and Managing Member of www.iterationmedia.com, a social media marketing agency with offices in Beverly Hills and Denver, and www.PharrisMedia.com, a C-Level marketing consultancy.
Greg DeKalb brings more than 14 years of consultative digital marketing and sales experience to ReachOrb. Greg's primary focus has been working with senior digital marketing professionals at brands and agencies in the areas of Shopper Marketing, Social Marketing, Influencer Marketing, Online Display Advertising, SEO, SEM, Consumer-to-Consumer marketing, Rewards/Loyalty program integration, and Affiliate Marketing. Greg also holds an MBA in Sales Leadership from DePaul University. In his free time, Greg is a family man, a volunteer with the Lion's Club, an avid networker and an international marathon runner.
Director, Blogger/Influencer Relations
David has worked in advertising, public relations and the media for more than 30 years. He has been an award-winning television news anchor and reporter for network-affiliated television stations; he has worked for public relations and advertising agencies helping to create campaigns for Fortune 500 companies; and, he has consulted with scores of companies, producing tactics that utilize partnership marketing, digital assets and social amplification strategies. David and his team are responsible for recruiting bloggers and influencers to participate in ReachOrb campaigns in the US and Canada.
Blogger/Influencer Relations, Europe
As a blogger herself, Heidi has created and implemented blogger posting campaigns for brands and agencies throughout the United Kingdom, Ireland and in the United States since 2012. She specializes in consumer products, lifestyle, fashion, beauty and travel. Heidi is responsible for recruiting bloggers and influencers to participate in ReachOrb campaigns in the United Kingdom and Ireland.
Account Manager and Marketing
Brooke has worked on the account management and creative side social media marketing and digital advertising for the past six years. Her experience is deeply rooted in influencer and blogger marketing and she has significant experience in SEO, online advertising, re-marketing, email marketing, and digital media analytics. Brooke is responsible for the implementation of ReachOrb marketing programs and for the account management of on-going blogger outreach campaigns.
Coordinator, Monitoring and Reporting
Sydney is studying Business and Marketing at Colorado State University. She works with ReachOrb on a part-time basis and is responsible for the aggregation, compilation, and presentation of information contained in the final results reports for ReachOrb campaigns.