KATE RILEY

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT & SEATTLE GENERAL MANAGER

Kate is the general manager and executive vice president of InkHouse’s Seattle office, overseeing operations and leading client work in partnership with the firm’s San Francisco office. She’s passionate about building high-functioning, happy teams and is bringing that ethos to her role in building InkHouse Seattle.

Kate has focused most of her career on the tech space, working on everything from fast-growing startups to global consumer and B2B tech companies. She loves digging into complex communications challenges and developing interesting narratives and integrated campaigns to address those challenges. Her experience includes thought leadership, executive positioning, product and corporate communications and integrated campaigns.

Prior to joining InkHouse, Kate spent much of her career at Edelman PR, where she played a leading role in the firm’s Pacific NW tech practice and focused on B2B tech clients.

Kate holds a business degree from the University of Oregon and is a PNW native who doesn’t mind the dark, gray winters. She enjoys water and snow skiing, eating delicious food, reading as much as possible and going on urban adventures with her husband and one-year-old son.