Gerard Corbett

PR Executive, Photographer, and Writer in Foster City, California

Gerard Corbett

PR Executive, Photographer, and Writer in Foster City, California

Gerard Francis Corbett, APR, Fellow PRSA, is Chair and CEO of Redphlag LLC and 2012 Chair and CEO of the Public Relations Society of America. He also serves as an instructor in personal branding at UC Berkeley Extension's Entrepreneurship Program and most recently was CMO of Producers Forum, Inc.

Gerry is an experienced and versatile branding, marketing, public relations and communications executive and coach having served four decades in senior marketing and communications roles at Global Fortune 100 firms and earlier in his career in aerospace engineering and information technology with Silicon Valley firms and NASA. He has effectively and deftly managed a range of communications, marketing and customer service functions in order to advance corporate culture, enhance brand understanding and trust, and enable organization harmony and effectiveness.

Gerry's background spans High Tech Companies – Aerospace, Consumer Electronics, Computers, Storage, and Semiconductors – to Industrial Conglomerates, Natural Resources, Transportation and Heavy Equipment.

Specialties: Branding, Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations, Investor Relations, Teaching, Leadership Coaching, Web Management, Communications Strategy, Crisis Management, and Web 2.0.

  • Work
    • Chair and CEO, Redphlag LLC
  • Education
    • B.A., Public Relations, San Jose State University