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Crystal Braswell

Manager of Corporate Communications, LinkedIn

Crystal Braswell is manager of corporate communications at LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network. Launched in 2003, LinkedIn seeks to connect the world’s professionals to make them more productive and successful.

Braswell has a decade of experience in public relations. Throughout her career she has worked with consumer companies like Pioneer Electronics, Shell Gasoline and Sony Computer Entertainment America, as well as B2B companies like Oracle. Braswell currently leads public relations efforts for LinkedIn’s higher education initiatives, content features and LinkedIn for Good.

Braswell completed more than 150 hours of leadership breakthrough courses as a member of Rapport Leadership International, a leadership and organizational development training company. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications, Public Advocacy and Broadcasting from California State University, Chico, and resides in the San Francisco Bay Area.