Alle Fister – Principal of Bollare Communications

Alle Fister - Principal of Bollare Communications

[quote style=”boxed”]Taking big ideas down to action-able tasks that feel manageable and approachable for myself or our team members is key![/quote] Alle Fister is the Principal of Bollare Communications, a bi-coastal beauty, fashion and lifestyle public relations and communications firm. After graduating from Pepperdine University with a dual-degree in Communications…

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Rakia Reynolds – Owner of SkaiBlue Media

Rakia Reynolds - Owner of SkaiBlue Media

[quote style=”boxed”]The one failure I encountered was that I failed to set expectations early on in the workplace. I feel as though I did not stress to my team the importance of my vision. In doing so, it lead to a dysfunctional workplace.[/quote] Since graduating from Temple University’s Fox School…

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Katherine Fleischman – Founder of blink PR

Katherine Fleischman - Founder of blink PR

[quote style=”boxed”]Be passionate in what you do. If there is no passion, you will not succeed in whatever you are doing.[/quote] Katherine Fleischman is a publicist and Founder of the company blink PR based in Miami, Florida. She graduated from the University of Michigan with a focus on Art History…

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Alyson Dutch – CEO of Brown and Dutch Public Relations

Alyson Dutch - CEO of Brown and Dutch Public Relations

[quote style=”boxed”]Don’t spend any time creating a product unless you know–and are very clear about–who your customer is, why they want your product and why they will pay you for it. [/quote] Alyson Dutch is a product PR launch specialist. The author of The PR Handbook for Entrepreneurs, she has…

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Brigitte Lyons – Founder of Unfettered Ink

Brigitte Lyons - Founder of Unfettered Ink

[quote style=”boxed”]It’s useful to make a habit of asking where people are coming from, while acknowledging that you can never know their motivations or feelings.[/quote] Do you ever wonder how you can use the media to deliver your message to more people? Brigitte Lyons helps creative visionaries do just that–through…

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Adam Torkildson – Owner of Customer Hook

Adam Torkildson - Owner of Customer Hook

[quote style=”boxed”]People don’t buy your past skills or work; they buy you. Learn how to make people buy you.[/quote] Adam is an efficiency fanatic. Most people describe him as a robot with laser-like focus. Whether that’s a good or bad description really doesn’t matter. Adam gets stuff done, which has…

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Todd Brabender – President of Spread The News PR

Todd Brabender - President of Spread The News PR

Several times throughout the day I stop, sit up straight, and take several deep, cleansing breaths. It does wonders! Give it a whirl. Todd Brabender is the president of Spread The News PR, Inc. His business specializes in generating widespread media exposure for innovative products, services and experts all over…

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Joanna Landau – Founder and Executive Director of Kinetis

Joanna Landau - Founder and Executive Director of Kinetis

[quote style=”boxed”]Network. I was fortunate enough to be born into a family that has a great network, but I never took advantage of it. Once I found my passion, I just went full force and now I will meet almost anyone who is like-minded – you never know where it…

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Christopher Harvin – Co-Founder of Sanitas International

Christopher Harvin - Co-Founder of Sanitas International

[quote style=”boxed”]Our firm has also set aside unstructured time where employees at all levels can bounce ideas off each other and think outside the box. Sometimes your greatest ideas occur when you least expect it.[/quote] With almost 20 years of experience in the industry, Christopher Harvin has practiced the arts…

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David Meerman Scott – Author of Real-Time Marketing and PR

David Meerman Scott - Author of Real-Time Marketing and PR

David Meerman Scott’s book “The New Rules of Marketing & PR” opened people’s eyes to the new realities of marketing and public relations on the Web. Six months on the BusinessWeek bestseller list and published in more than 25 languages from Bulgarian to Vietnamese, “New Rules” is now a modern…

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