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Deann Sonoda

VP of Marketing and Communications

Deann is vice president of marketing and communications at Blumberg Capital. Based in San Francisco, she brings two decades of experience helping tech brands, from startups through the Fortune 100, grow through strategic marketing and communications.

Prior to joining Blumberg Capital, Deann led global corporate communications at Zinier – an early stage B2B startup that was named one of the most promising startups in the world by CNBC. Before that, she led global communications at RocketSpace, an international startup campus and corporate innovation consultancy, served as the in-house PR lead for AT&T’s local search and advertising business, and managed media relations for dozens of Silicon Valley tech companies while at PR agencies.

Deann was born and raised on Maui and is an alumni of Santa Clara University.