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Dovetail's Technology PR Practice Areas:

Dovetail Gets You Press Coverage in:
  • Industry trade publications
  • Blogs and other online media
  • Top tier business magazines
  • National business dailies and local dailies
  • National wire services
  • Vertical media publications
  • National or local broadcast, radio and television

If you're a reporter on deadline, contact us now at:
Dovetail Public Relations
15951 Los Gatos Blvd., Ste 16
Los Gatos, CA 95032
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Driving Directions

We generate press coverage for your company, your products and your people

We take tech startups to market leadership, funding, acquisition and/or IPO

Agency News:

June 2009 - Dovetail welcomes Avast!, Knowledge Genie and CyberPatrol as new clients!

Why Dovetail?

  • Technology PR specialists
  • Affordable programs
  • No retainers
  • Honest, transparent billing
  • Measurable results
  • Strategic programs
  • Repeat clientele

    Dovetail Milestones:

    January 2009 - Dovetail and Smashwords founder Mark Coker featured in San Jose Mercury News - Written any good ebooks lately?

    October, 2008 - Dovetail celebrates 15th year of operation

    July 12, 2008 - Dovetail retains #12 spot in annual San Jose Business Journal survey of Silicon Valley's largest PR agencies.

    December 4, 2007 - Dovetail client Exploit Prevention Labs acquired by AVG, Dovetail chosen to represent AVG North America

    November 1, 2007 - Dovetail donates $1,000 to Maasai Joy Children's Center, a charity that provides free pre-school education to underprivileged Maasai children in Arusha, Tanzania. Many of these children have been orphaned by the terrible AIDS epidemic. More donations needed!

    April 13, 2007 - San Jose Business Journal names Dovetail Silicon Valley's 12th largest PR firm

    March 11, 2007 - Dovetail founder Mark Coker becomes regular contributor to VentureBeat. Read his latest stories here

    February 16, 2007 - Dovetail client SiliconStor acquired by LSI Logic

    January 23, 2007 - Dovetail appoints Corey Oiesen President

    October 27, 2006 - Dovetail celebrates 13-year anniversary

    May 1, 2006 - Dovetail launches security startup, Exploit Prevention Labs, the company co-founded by security industry pioneers Bob Bales (former founder of PestPatrol) and Roger Thompson.

    April 19, 2006 - Emulex acquires Dovetail client Aarohi Communications

    April 28, 2006 - Mark Coker covers Y Combinator's Startup School 2006 for SiliconValleyWatcher.com

    April 7, 2006 - San Jose Business Journal names Dovetail Silicon Valley's 14th largest PR agency for second year running

    February 6, 2006 - Dovetail client, Shareholder.com, acquired by the Nasdaq Stock Market

    January 30, 2006 - Mark Coker summits Mt. Kilimanjaro!

    October 27, 2005 - Dovetail celebrates 12 year anniverary

    September, 2005 - Dovetail and its employees donate $2,500 to Hurricane Katrina relief.

    June 13, 2005 - Dovetail launches Larry Ellison's Pillar Data Systems; garners positive, high profile coverage.

    April 1, 2005 - Dovetail named Silicon Valley's 14th largest PR agency according to annual San Jose Business Journal survey, with year-over-year revenues up over 100%

    December 20, 2004 - Cisco Systems acquires Dovetail's security threat mitigation appliance client, Protego Networks

    December 16, 2004 - Microsoft acquires Dovetail anti-spyware client, Giant Company Software

    November 22, 2004 - Watchmark acquires Dovetail wireless telecom client, Metrica (formerly a division of ADC)

    October 27, 2004 - Dovetail celebrates 11-year anniversary

    August 16, 2004 - Longtime Dovetail client, PestPatrol, acquired by Computer Associates

    August 9, 2004 - Former Dovetail client, RightNow Technologies, goes public (Nasdaq: RNOW)

    April 30, 2004 - Dovetail named Silicon Valley's 12th largest public relations firm according to annual San Jose Business Journal survey

    October 27, 2003 - Dovetail celebrates 10 year anniversary!

    April 2003 - Dovetail sister company, BestCalls.com, acquired by Shareholder.com

    October 2002 - San Jose Business Journal names Dovetail one of Silicon Valley's fastest growing companies

    April 2001 - Mark Coker testifies before the Securities and Exchange Commission regarding best practices for financial disclosure

    March 22, 1998 - Dovetail founder, Mark Coker, founds BestCalls.com to open up earnings conference calls to individual investors

    June 3, 1997 - Dovetail earns Silicon Valley American Marketing Association Sherlock Award for "Wildest Creativity"

    March 11, 1997 - Dovetail client, Storage Dimensions, completes successful IPO

    October 21, 1996 - Dovetail client, Ontrack Data International, completes successful IPO

    March 1994 - McAfee Associates outsources entire PR function to Dovetail. Dovetail helps grow McAfee from $20 million in revenues to over $300 million in under four years.

    October 1993 - Dovetail Public Relations founded with Storage Dimensions as first client