Technica Communications’ Lisa Ann Pinkerton Named a 2021 Top Women in PR Distinction by PRNEWS

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PRNEWS names Pinkerton an Industry Innovator for firm’s work supporting companies in energy, cleantech, transportation and climate tech 

Applauded for its success in building up cleantech and energy brands with strategic public relations services, Technica Communications founder and CEO Lisa Ann Pinkerton was recently named one of the Top Women in PR by PRNEWS in the Industry Innovator category. The PRNEWS Top Women in PR Awards recognizes women innovating, leading, changing, and dominating the communications industry. The women highlight the breadth of the industry, shining a spotlight on incredible work in crisis communications, media relations, and corporate social responsibility, as well as diversity equity and inclusion (DEI) initiatives. 

“It’s an absolute honor to be recognized by PRNEWS for the work I have dedicated my life to, making sure companies working to turn back climate change achieve the success they deserve ” said Lisa Ann Pinkerton, CEO and founder of Technica Communications. “This award is a testament to the entire  team here at Technica. It is truly a result of the enthusiasm surrounding what our clients are doing and embodies the collaborative nature of the entire agency.”

As an Industry Innovator, Lisa Ann has had a significant impact on the growth of communications in various industries, including cleantech, sustainability, electric vehicle transportation, renewable energy and the energy transition at large. At Technica Communications, she leads companies through the web of new and traditional media with targeted messaging that bolsters business goals. Over the last eighteen months, the boutique public relations (PR) firm secured a collective audience reach for its clients of 37 billion. To secure the same amount of media exposure, the clients would have needed to purchase over $3.2 billion in advertising. The firm’s work also resulted in more than 16,000 articles from various media publications, including CNN, Bloomberg, TechCrunch, Business Insider, Reuters, and more.

As a former award-winning NPR/PBS environmental science journalist, Lisa Ann acutely understands what motivates many reporters, mainly how they think, and she is routinely able to turn those insights into top-tier coverage. Previously, Pinketron was named a Women of Influence by the Silicon Valley Business Journal and  Female Entrepreneur of the Year by Women in Business and the Professions World Award

Technica Communications has also received numerous awards over the years, including an American Business Award for PR Campaign of the Year (2020) and the PR Bulldog Award for Best Use of Influencers (2020).  

Founded in 2009 and based in Palo Alto, Calif., Technica Communications is an award-winning boutique, full-service public relations, social media, and content marketing firm. The company has received numerous awards, including Agency of the Year in Advertising, Marketing, and Public Relations by the One Planet Awards, an American Business Award for PR Campaign of the Year (2020), a PR Bulldog Award for Best Use of Influencers (2020). With over 80% of its client base focused on the cleantech and sustainability markets, Technica possesses the deep expertise and contacts required to deliver top quality results in these challenging sectors. For more information, visit


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