Allison is a corporate marketing professional with fifteen years' experience in strategic communications, marketing, PR and media relations for the technology sector. She has worked with both startups and major corporations.
In her role as the Director of Corporate Marketing at Chrysalix, Allison oversees the company's strategic communications and media relations activities, brand and messaging, while also providing support to portfolio companies as they work towards commercializing breakthrough innovations in industrial technology.
Allison was previously responsible for the corporate marketing activities at a national wireless accelerator, as well as providing PR and media relations support for Canada’s largest telecommunications provider during its sponsorship of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games. She has also led the communications activities at a rapidly growing mobile technology startup, which was recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People and the BDC’s Young Entrepreneur of the Year.
Allison has a BA Honours from Queen’s University and an MSc Management from the London School of Economics.