CEO & Founder
Cathy Hackl is an Emmy-nominated broadcaster turned public relations professional and social media strategist. She is helping brands from across the globe with their Periscope and live streaming strategy through her consulting business, Socially Streaming. Cathy is the PR director for Periscope Community Summit, the first user-generated conference for and by Periscope users and the founder of Live Stream Summit™.
Cathy was recognized by Onalytica as one of 2015's top 50 public relations influencers. She teaches social media management at IE, one of Europe’s top business schools and lectures at Milan's SDA Bocconi School of Management. She has spoken in the U.S. and internationally on communications and social media.
Cathy will also start teaching as an adjunct lecturer at the University of Florida College of Journalism & Communications in 2016. She has more than 10 years of combined experience in PR, social media & communications and working in national and local media including outlets such as CNN, FOX5, Discovery Channel and ABC News.