Patrick Rafter

Writer, Content Strategist, Copywriter

Picked in 2018 by Massachusetts startup CEOs as one of "Boston’s Most Recommended Marketing and PR Freelancers"

For more than 25 years, from Boston's Rte. 128 to Silicon Valley, and from Washington, DC to Europe -- I've helped scores of companies and mission-driven nonprofits to connect and engage with all those who’ll find them “Personally Relevant.”

Building on solid “PR” skills and experience – for more than a dozen years: I’ve run a successful communications consultancy providing clients with compelling content and programs that drive awareness, site visits, and lead conversion.

As 65 "rave" Recommendations posted on my LinkedIn Profile attest – I’m a highly strategic external partner who reliably delivers compelling copy, materials, programs, and valuable insights for measurable results. Recently named to Companyon’s 2018 “Short List of Marketing and PR Agencies” by founders of Boston-area tech startups, I’ve also worked with/for blue-chip brands (including Autodesk, Disney, CustomInk, HubSpot, Intel, and Partners Healthcare) across 14 different industry sectors, as well as for respected nonprofits and mission-driven companies.

Present "at the creation" of many innovations, I've helped introduce/promote products and services for Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning; Enterprise Software and Hardware; Online and Patient-Centered Healthcare, Healthcare IT and Payments: Medical Devices; E-Commerce, Communities, Crowdsourcing, Customer Experience, Clean Energy and Greentech; Content and KM; Financial Services + Info; Social Networks, Fundraising and Cause Marketing; Digital Media, Inbound Marketing and Social CRM; HR and Talent Management; E-Learning, Mobile, Security and Compliance; Nonprofit Organizations and mission-driven companies; Small-to-Medium Businesses

Experienced in the creation and management of the following:
• Thought Leadership and bylined articles
• White Papers
• Industry Briefs
• Customer Case Studies
• Buyer’s Guides
• LinkedIn Profile Audits and Makeovers
• Animations and Digital Videos
• Infographics
• Blog posts and blogging strategy
• Lead generation copy
• Marketing collateral
• Product spec sheets
• Website content and information design
• Annual Reports
• News releases and online press rooms
• Media Relations and outreach
• Industry Analyst Relations
• Executive speeches
• Surveys

How may I serve you today?
Let me know: prafter@raftercommunications.com
Categories
Content Types
Article, Blog Post, Whitepaper, Ebook, Product Description, Case Study, Buyers Guide, Press Release, Guide, Explainer Video, Presentation, Infographic Copy, Animation, Narrative Video
More Information
Tufts University, Bachelor of Arts
Boston, MA, USA|English, French, Italian
Publications
N/A

Public Relations

8

Healthcare

5

Published Content

22

Technology

1
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