Nikki Parker, Vice President, Technology Practice Head

management-nikkiNikki Parker is an experienced technology communications professional who spearheads DLPR’s growing tech practice. She has built her career playing a central role in PR, marketing, communications and investor relations for high-growth tech companies across the cyber security, fintech, marketplace and telecommunications sectors.

Throughout her career, Nikki has forged close working relationships with CEOs and entrepreneurs, helping them to deliver comprehensive communications programs that build brand awareness, support sales and drive investment opportunities at every stage of the business lifecycle.

Previously, Nikki was based in Washington, D.C., where she led the global communications, investor relations and growth for the data-centric cyber security company Covata.

Previously, Nikki was the marketing and communications director at Freelancer.com, the global online outsourcing marketplace. In this position, she oversaw the company’s highly successful IPO, which valued the company at over $500 million, and played a pivotal role in Freelancer.com’s transformation from a startup to a marquee brand.

A native of Australia, Nikki has lived and worked in the USA, Asia, Australia and Europe, and has a strong track record of working across international markets. Her multicultural perspective has been instrumental in driving business growth, strategy and creativity on a worldwide basis.

Nikki received a Bachelor of International Studies from The University of Sydney where she majored in Government and Political Economics.