Vanessa Flores Waite


Vanessa Flores Waite is the Director of Public Relations for Spokeo, a people search engine based in Southern California. At Spokeo, she oversees and executes public outreach programs including media relations and social media strategies and community programs such as the Spokeo Search Angels initiative. Previously, she spent five years as the Manager of Public Information handling various events, publications and media relations for the Pasadena Tournament of Roses, the non-profit behind the annual Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game. Out of college, she was an Account Executive at Allison & Partners Public Relations where she served as one of the key members on the account team for YouTube through its acquisition by Google.

Vanessa graduated with a Bachelors of Arts in public relations from the University of Southern California in 2005.