Scott W. Thornburg lives in the heart of Silicon Valley as a member of Oracle's marketing communications team where he leads strategic communications for the company’s cloud ecosystem and PartnerNetwork.
Thornburg’s background and impact encompasses a broad scope of marketing and communications experience. Prior to Oracle, he was tapped by two marketing firms, Eastwick (acquired by HotwirePR Fall 2016) and Red Square Agency, due to his affinity for the highly-technical. He has led communications initiatives for companies such as Cirque du Soleil, Dell Software, ExxonMobil, Google, lynda.com, Nasdaq, and TechShop.
He is a 2010 graduate of The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) with a degree in journalism and an emphasis in public relations. Thornburg served as a local Chapter president of USM’s Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA), and later served as the vice president of career services for the 2010-2011 PRSSA National Committee.
He is a member of the Champions for PRSSA and has been an active member of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Silicon Valley Chapter since 2013.