Colleen Robertson and dog, kitty

Colleen Robertson

Global Marketing Lead

  • Favorite quote
    “There have been great societies that did not use the wheel, but there have been no societies that did not tell stories.”—Ursula K. LeGuin
  • What attracted you to Slalom?
    The opportunity to be part of a creative team, the challenge of marketing complex business services to many markets and the chance to create a program from the ground up.
  • Experience
    I worked as a freelance social media and digital marketing consultant for a few years with small and mid-sized businesses in the Seattle area. Previous to that, I worked in marketing and development with start-ups and nonprofits. I started my career as a GED teacher with the local nonprofit, YouthCare.
  • Expertise
    Social Media Strategy, Brand Marketing/Communication
  • What was your first job?
    Riding Staff at a summer camp
  • People would be surprised to hear that I worked as…
    Research SCUBA diver
  • I have lived in the following cities…
    Seattle, Portland, Los Angeles, Oxford (UK), Toulouse (FR) and on a boat!
  • I speak the following languages…
    French, Sarcasm
  • Education
    BA from Occidental College in Cognitive Science and Theatre
  • Charities
    Safe Crossings Foundation, KEXP
  • Hobbies
    Running, reading, acting, wine drinking, cycling