Jonathan Hirshon

Principal @ Horizon Communications

Jonathan Hirshon (named ‘The Silicon Valley Guru’ by BusinessWeek) has exclusively focused on tech PR and marketing over the last 31 years, with extensive corporate and agency experience at Sony, Apple and others.

Learn more about Jonathan, his business philosophy and personal interests at He can also be found expounding on Twitter as @jhirshon, professionally on LinkedIn or via his Crunchbase profile and through his angel activities on

His food blogging as The Food Dictator is legendary and his haiku ebook is considered one of the finest examples of classic 5-7-5 haiku in English.

He is also a polar explorer and aurora chaser par-excellence, as chronicled by Business Insider.

He takes his privacy very seriously indeed, as noted in both a Fast Company profile and a BBC profile on his 25+ year effort to remain “faceless” on the Internet.

Sessions with Jonathan Hirshon

3rd Dec 2021

11:00 - 11:45 (CET)

45 mins


Workshop: How To Do PR Like a Silicon Valley Unicorn

A workshop from a silicon valley PR guru that would normally cost you 1000 USD per hour teaching you how to do PR like the big boys and girls.

Learn the Ins and Outs of PR in this interactive workshop

3rd Dec 2021

11:10 - 20:20 (CET)

550 mins

After Event


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