Head of Branding and Communications
Before joining Crestone, Sonya was the Vice President of Marketing at Techstars, where she was responsible for overseeing all aspects of global marketing, communications and public relations for the organization’s four main divisions: Techstars Venture Capital Fund, Techstars Accelerator Programs, Techstars Startup Programs, and Techstars Corporate Innovation Partnerships. During her tenure, Sonya oversaw marketing activity for the expansion of over 30 accelerator programs in 8 different countries.
As a startup veteran, Sonya has built and led marketing teams for a number of venture-backed organizations, including sovrn, an adtech company; and StillSecure, a B2B network security company. Prior, she spent almost a decade working for public relations agency Weber Shandwick.