FASHION TECHSF 11.17.11: Rebekah Iliff of talkTech Communications
FASHION+TECHSF 11.17.11: Rebekah Iliff of talkTech Communications
Rebekah Iliff Bio:
Rebekah is an organizational management, development, and communications professional who has served clients across multiple industries and across the globe for over eight years. She is a senior leader and trusted advisor to executive leadership who excels in solving challenging and complex problems. Rebekah's valuable depth of experience launching startups, reengineering infrastructures, and developing and implementing business and marketing plans that facilitate growth, build brand equity, and increase ROI have made her one of the most trusted small to medium size business (SMB) consultants in Southern California. She is an effective communicator, team builder, and creative problem solver who has worked with over one hundred entrepreneurs, thought leaders, technology brands, healthcare companies, financial advisors, entertainment leaders, and small business owners over the past several years.
Rebekah holds a B.A. in Philosophy (Cum Laude) from Loyola University Chicago, and an M.A. in Organizational Management and Applied Community Psychology from Antioch University at Los Angeles (AULA). She has authored and co-authored articles that have appeared in VentureBeat, StartupAmerica, PR Daily, PR Sunrise, the Mega Startup Weekend blog, and the Office of Technology Management blog (University of Illinois). Notable achievements include: Los Angeles Business Journal 2011 "Women Making A Difference: Rising Star" Nomination; National Society of Collegiate Scholars for Outstanding Achievement; and the President's Award for Community Service and Outreach. Key memberships include: Organization Development Network; Economist Intelligence Unit, Opinion Leader's Panel; Public Relations Society of America, Los Angeles Chapter; and AULA's MAOM Community Network Career Programming Group.
ABOUT FASHION+TECHSF @
FASHION + TECH SF (formerly known as Fashion Mash-Up) is San Francisco's longest running workshop combining 'business of fashion' and 'fashion and technology' formats. From it's inception in February 2010, Fashion+Tech SF's mission has been to provide an open dialogue that serves as a forum on how to develop innovative solutions to become better business entrepreneurs.
This workshop was developed as a platform to discuss the business of fashion and arts through the utilization of current business models and technologies. As a thriving epicenter of independent talents, 'FASHION+TECH SF" features local entrepreneurs, fashion designers, bloggers, retailers, startups & techies in an effort to brainstorm and share new business solutions to create an exchange network amongst peers in San Francisco's fashion and creative community. Presented By: San Francisco Fashion And Merchants Alliance, Inc.
About SFFAMA @
San Francisco Fashion and Merchants Alliance, a California non-profit corporation, is the leading institution in the San Francisco Bay Area's fashion industry. Over 1,700 members on Facebook, 105 events. Winner of Best Fashion Event Producer of the Year and Best Marketing at San Francisco Fashion Awards 2011. Producer of San Francisco Fashion Week (tm). SFFAMA provides business and technology education for fashion entrepreneurs and serves as a business and social development network for the thriving local fashion industry.