Jen Wei is the head of global communications at Belkin International, focusing on corporate communications for all brands – Belkin, Linksys, Wemo, Phyn – within the newly merged Belkin International and Foxconn Interconnect Technology (FIT) entity. She leads a worldwide team responsible for developing communications strategies which include media relationships, partnership relationships, corporate communications, M&A, investor/analyst relations, thought leadership and corporate social responsibility.
Previously, she was the vice president of LA-based boutique digital PR agency Illume Public Relations. In this role, she managed the account team for each client, maintaining a 360-degree view on client work, industry and business while ensuring correct representation of the agency’s core brand tenets at all times. Prior to Illume, she was an account director at Brew Media Relations (since acquired by Freuds) where she helped launch and grow companies including General Assembly, Gravity, One Kings Lane, Zynga and many more.
She holds both a B.S. and an M.S. in Atmospheric, Environmental and Oceanic Sciences from UCLA as well as a PR Certificate in public relations with a concentration in non-profit from UCLA.