Katie Hutchison joined Kleiner Perkins in 2017, where she focuses on media relations, internal and social communications, and events. Before joining Kleiner Perkins, Katie was Head of Communications at financial technology platform company Kabbage, where she led the technology, product, and corporate communications function. Previously, Katie was as a senior corporate communications manager at Box, where she drove successful public relations campaigns around the company’s growth and expansion, acquisitions, technology announcements, and other key business milestones, including the Box IPO. She spearheaded the company’s speakers bureau, working directly with C-level executives to place them at high-touch conferences and events. She began her communications career in the agency world at Atomic PR and Waggener Edstrom.
Katie graduated from Columbia University with a B.A. in Urban Studies and a Specialization in Art History. Outside of the office, you can find her exploring the uniqueness of San Francisco’s food, art, and live music scene, or learning ceramics and clay sculpture as a new craft.