Founder and Executive Officer, Skai Blue Media
Rakia's Special Set of Skills
- Brand Partnerships
- Celebrity Endorsements & Management
- Creative Direction
- Crisis Management
- Leadership Development
- Public Relations
As Founder and EO of Skai Blue Media, Rakia has served a robust and diverse client list, including Airbnb, Dell, M. Night Shyamalan, Morgan Stanley, Serena Williams, and more. As an accomplished thought leader and proven authority in branding, creative strategy, and business development, she guides clients across multiple verticals with inspiration and strategic guidance on how to navigate increasingly complex cultural landscapes and heightened consumer expectations.
Rakia is often recognized for her innovative approach and commitment to authenticity and has spoken at TEDx, SXSW, Inbound, and others. Recently honored with the 2023 Trailblazer award by the Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists, Rakia has also been named by Inc. Magazine as one of the 27 Business Leaders Aiming to Change the World, listed as one of the 25 Most Socially Influential Tastemakers on Dell’s “Inspire 100” list, and profiled by Forbes as a part of their “Next 1000” list.
affecting the world as they navigate their ever-changing needs with no blueprint or roadmap to follow. A thought leader and tastemaker, Rakia is a proven authority in marketing, strategic communications, and business development.
With the ability to understand what’s now, what’s new and what’s next within the Media and Communications landscape, Rakia is a member of the Fast Company Impact Council and regularly contributes her expertise to the pages of Forbes, Inc.com, HuffPost, Fast Company, and more.
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