Advisory Board Bio – Mike Harris

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Mike Harris

President & COO, Uproar PR

Mike Harris is President and Co-Founder of Uproar PR. Founded in 2011, Uproar PR is a consumer and technology public relations agency with offices in Orlando, Chicago, New York and Toronto. Harris works directly with clients to devise creative, out-of-the-box public relations and social media campaigns. He also manages the company’s consumer facing technology team, with clients including Bionym, Thalmic Labs and PUSH, to name a few.

 

Harris is in charge of strategic direction for technology clients. He focuses on helping clients tell their brand stories through an integrated PR campaign centered around the company goals. Harris and his team has recently garnered coverage for clients on CNN, MSNBC, ABC Nightly News, The Today Show, and a product demonstration on CSI, just to name a few. Prior to founding Uproar PR, Harris was Vice President and head of East Coast operations for a San Francisco-based tech PR agency. He also spent 10 years in local and network television, producing full-length broadcasts for CBS, ABC, ESPN and the NLF Network. Harris has a B.A. degree in journalism from the University of South Florida, and is on the executive board of the Make-A-Wish Foundation.