Kristine Gobbo Launches Spectrum Public Relations

MEDIA CONTACT: Kristine M. Gobbo
561.463.0777, kristine@spectrum-publicrelations.com

Public Relations Firm Focuses on Education, Government, Science and Technology, Health, and Environment Sectors

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (January 18, 2012) – Spectrum Public Relations, a public relations firm specializing in media relations, crisis communications, social media, internal communications, collateral development and additional services, was recently launched in Boynton Beach, Fla. Founded in 2011 by Kristine Gobbo, the firm is focusing on the education, government, science and technology, health, and environment sectors.

With more than 14 years of public relations experience, Gobbo has vast experience working in the public and non-profit sectors. Most recently, she served as the assistant vice president for media relations and press secretary at Florida Atlantic University for nearly a decade. In this role, Gobbo managed all media relations efforts concerning the University, publicizing the accomplishments of faculty, staff and students from all academic disciplines. She led the publicity efforts associated with important University initiatives, including the opening of a new medical school and 30,000-seat football stadium; collaborative partnerships between the University and world-class biomedical research centers, private businesses and government; and many high profile research projects.

“For the last several years, South Florida has evolved into an engine of economic growth, particularly in the high-tech sectors,” said Gobbo, president of Spectrum Public Relations. “Spectrum Public Relations is uniquely prepared to deliver a wide range of services to support these businesses and organizations, and assist in providing links between education, government, business and industry.”

Gobbo is a member of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), including the local Palm Beach Chapter and Counselors to Higher Education Chapter. She is also a member of the Gold Coast Public Relations Council and other local organizations. Gobbo is a Floridian, who was raised in South Florida and on the Treasure Coast. She is a graduate of Florida State University.

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