Rebekah Iliff

Rebekah Iliff

Chief Strategy Officer for AirPR

Rebekah Iliff is the chief strategy officer for AirPR, a technology platform to increase public-relations performance that serves Fortune 500 and fast growing technology companies. Previously, she was the CEO of talkTECH Communications, where she created an industry-first methodology for emerging technology companies which positioned talkTECH as one of the fastest growing, launch-only PR firms in the U.S. Iliff holds a B.A. in philosophy from Loyola University Chicago, and an M.A. in organizational management and applied community psychology from Antioch University at Los Angeles (AULA).

10 Do's and Don'ts for Moderating a Panel Discussion
Leadership

10 Do's and Don'ts for Moderating a Panel Discussion

Moderators are never the star but, if they do their job well, every member of the panel will feel like one.
7 Big Changes in the PR Landscape Every Business Should Know About
Public Relations

7 Big Changes in the PR Landscape Every Business Should Know About

Big data, social media and self-publishing has changed the game forever, but what do you really need to know?
Getting Publicity When You Aren't the Next Billion-Dollar Company
Publicity

Getting Publicity When You Aren't the Next Billion-Dollar Company

When your startup isn't the next Facebook, a first-to-market disruptor or solving some dire pain point, but rather one that is improving on an already successful model, it can be hard to get the attention of the media. But it isn't impossible.
SXSW's Entrepreneurs to Watch
SXSW

SXSW's Entrepreneurs to Watch

Meet ‘treps who are moving the needle in everything from sports, to fashion to marketing.
What Not To Do: Lessons From 'The Wolf of Wall Street'
Leadership

What Not To Do: Lessons From 'The Wolf of Wall Street'

While lying and swindling may have scored entrepreneur Jordan Belfort fame and fortune, it ended up costing him everything. Here is how to make sure you stay on the right side of the tracks.
5 Takeaways From Michael Dell and Elon Musk's Power Pow-Wow
Starting a Business

5 Takeaways From Michael Dell and Elon Musk's Power Pow-Wow

Lessons from two of technology's greatest (if not controversial) entrepreneurs.
What Type of Entrepreneur Are You?
Leadership

What Type of Entrepreneur Are You?

After years of working with entrepreneurs, Rebekah Iliff has the most prominent entrepreneurial types down to a science. See how you stack up.
Despite Cons, Entrepreneurs See Opportunity in Obamacare
Growth Strategies

Despite Cons, Entrepreneurs See Opportunity in Obamacare

The downsides of the Affordable Care Act may be plentiful, but the pros might just outweigh them in the end. Here, entrepreneurs and health-care watchers weigh in.
How Entrepreneurs Think Differently and You Should Too
Starting a Business

How Entrepreneurs Think Differently and You Should Too

Execution is everything in entrepreneurship. But often your state of mind -- or perhaps more accurately, how you think -- will help determine what products or services you'll create and industries you'll disrupt.
Forget Fair Trade and One-for-One Businesses, Do Good by Fixing the Education System
Entrepreneurs

Forget Fair Trade and One-for-One Businesses, Do Good by Fixing the Education System

If young people today are supposed to want to change the world, consider turning your attention to education. Here's how you can make a real and lasting impact.
Launching With a Loved One? Five Lessons From Successful Startup Couples
Starting a Business

Launching With a Loved One? Five Lessons From Successful Startup Couples

If you're thinking of starting up with your significant other, consider the tips of those who've made the plunge before you.
Opportunity Spotting: 4 Trends for Young Treps from SXSW 2013
Starting a Business

Opportunity Spotting: 4 Trends for Young Treps from SXSW 2013

In the aftermath of this year's SXSW Interactive festival, we pinpointed four top trends that young entrepreneurs should consider.
How Today's Young Female Entrepreneurs Embrace Their Feminine Mystique
Growth Strategies

How Today's Young Female Entrepreneurs Embrace Their Feminine Mystique

The days where women were seen and not heard may be long gone, but challenges remain -- especially upon entering the typically male-dominated world of entrepreneurship.
What Doesn't Kill You... Makes You an Entrepreneur?
Starting a Business

What Doesn't Kill You... Makes You an Entrepreneur?

Go getter? Problem Solver? Bossy? Here are five signs you may have what it takes to be an entrepreneur.
What Doesn't Kill You... Makes You an Entrepreneur?
Leadership

What Doesn't Kill You... Makes You an Entrepreneur?

Go getter? Problem Solver? Bossy? Here are five signs you may have what it takes to be an entrepreneur.