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Rakia Raynolds discusses her path to entrepreneurship and how she became the leader she is today. From television producer to becoming the Founder and CEO, leading a national multimedia communications agency with clients such as Ashley Graham, Serena Williams, Dell, and Airbnb. On her 10th year of business, Rakia will share the latest and most effective approaches from leading a team to starting your own business. In the world of multimedia communications, change, adaption and evolution are constant. Women executives need to embrace this truth by shunning the obvious and seeking out fresh and imaginative ways to take a business or a brand to the next level. Businesses thrive when people on all levels feel comfortable approaching each other. While there's no navigation system when it comes to business, Rakia takes the audience through her story behind the glory to discussing leadership tactics like the power of empathy to knowing your value proposition to learning how to use social media to promote yourself to control your narrative.
About Rakia Reynolds
Rakia Reynolds Founder & CEO- Skai Blue Media, is one of the most sought-after minds in strategic communications, Rakia Reynolds is a thought leader, tastemaker, and branding expert who advises top Fortune 500 companies on creative strategy. Rakia (pronounced RA-KEY-AH) has been guiding client successes with her own distinctive brand of authenticity and expertise for over 15 years. Recently, she served as creative director for Philadelphia’s bid for Amazon H2Q— which has resulted in landing Philly as a top 20 finalist from contending cities across the country. With a client list that has included Airbnb, Comcast, Dell, Morgan Stanley, Serena Williams, Ashley Graham, Global Citizen, Landit, and many others, Rakia serves as Founder and CEO of public relations agency Skai Blue Media. A non-traditional agency, Skai Blue Media is a proudly eclectic group of storytellers, brand experts, and strategists. Rakia and her team work with lifestyle, technology, non-profit, entrepreneurs and brands, and has offices in Philadelphia and New York.
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