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Dana Marruffo

Buzz Public Relations
Dana has been instrumental in promoting individuals, celebrities and positioning technology companies as leaders in their respective markets for over 20 years in Austin, San Antonio, Los Angeles and throughout the U.S. Having started her career as an editor, followed by working in entertainment publicity then settling comfortably into technology PR, Dana launched Buzz Public Relations, LLC in 2006 after years in the PR-agency derby. She quickly realized clients would be better served if she could build relationships with a select few.

Dana earned a Bachelor of Journalism with an emphasis in Public Relations from the University of Texas at Austin. She has served on numerous Board positions including SMBAustin, Women Communicators of Austin (WCA)/Freelance Austin and the Austin Advertising Federation. Dana is Hubspot Inbound Marketing certified, has been recognized with several industry and leadership awards and has served as a guest speaker and panelist for several local organizations including Texas CEO Magazine Speaker Series, Content Marketing Meetup, YHPAA, WCA, Freelance Austin and SMBAustin. She regularly volunteers and mentors in her local community, and frequently speaks at her alma mater helping students seeking a career in Public Relations.