CHRIS COCHRAN

Chris offers an extensive list of services based upon a career that spanned them all – marketing, public relations, news media, media production, advertising, broadcasting, strategic communications planning and more.

Chris had over eleven years as Assistant Director for the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) where he headed the Marketing and Public Affairs unit. He was the Office’s primary spokesperson and media contact, as well as administered and directed the media, communications, and award-winning, multi-media  advertising, outreach and PR campaigns experienced by millions across California. He served on the OTS senior management team as an expert in external communications and strategic planning, as well as California Strategic Highway Safety Plan Steering Committee, Governors Highway Safety Association Communications Committee, and NHTSA State Assessment Panel and High Visibility Enforcement Panel.

Previously, Chris held a variety of positions within the television, media relations, marketing and promotions sectors, including managing a television news operation, field producing for ABC World News Tonight, managing and producing for local and national public television, and operating his own video production, marketing and promotions company. He is the recipient of three Emmy Awards from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, as well as multiple personal awards for advertising and public relations campaigns. The productions and promotions he has managed have garnered over 200 local, regional and national awards.