About the Author

Rhonda ReesRHONDA REES is an award-winning veteran in the field of public relations. In her 30-year career, she has represented a wide variety of clients, including authors, celebrities, Fortune 500 companies, manufacturers, attorneys, politicians, financial planners, and nonprofits. She has been instrumental in creating PR campaigns that have garnered extensive media coverage in newspapers and magazines, and on radio, television, and the Internet.

A sought-after speaker, Rhonda lectures extensively on the subject of public relations to businesses, universities, and organizations. In addition, she has appeared as a guest on both local and national television programs, and has been featured on news broadcasts, including National Public Radio.

Over the years, Rhonda has served as president of the Publicity Club of Los Angeles and as a public relations and marketing counselor for Entrepreneur's Network International. She was appointed to the Public Relations Advisory Committee at California State University, Northridge, and was also listed in the Who's Who Directory of Global Business Leaders.

Rhonda is an active member of professional business and civic organizations, and her affiliations have included memberships in Los Angeles Advertising Women and the American Advertising Federation (AAF).