Rebel Nell empowers women and revitalizes Detroit while creating jewelry from repurposed graffiti.

HOW THIS JEWELRY BRAND IS TRULY HELPING DETROIT

| By Skai Blue Media

Detroit social enterprise Rebel Nell empowers women to achieve financial independence while creating wearable artwork from repurposed graffiti. Founder Amy Peterson shares how the brand not only supports the women of Detroit, but is contributing to the revitalization of the city, in this feature from Refinery29: How this Jewelry Brand is Truly Helping…

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Get to know the Skai Blue Media team, our favorite accounts, and memorable moments on Social Media.

SOCIAL MEDIA DAY: OUR TOP PICKS & MOST MEMORABLE MOMENTS

| By Skai Blue Media

Social media has become so prevalent that we almost forget how to function without it. Our Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat accounts have practically transformed into our digital companions. For communications professionals, whose day-to-day involves regular and meticulous engagement on social media, personal brands often take a backseat.  Today however, in honor…

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Music Festival Innovations

FESTIVAL SEASON: WHAT’S NEW IN FASHION, TECH, AND PHILANTHROPY

| By Skai Blue Media

Festival season began in mid-March with South by Southwest in Austin, Texas, and the good times continue to roll through Labor Day weekend with the annual Made in America Festival in Philadelphia (Sep. 3-4). From hip-hop and pop to genre-bending progressive rock, there’s a show and vibe for festival goers of every…

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Philly Tourst Events

PHILLY’S IMMERSIVE EVENTS BENEFIT MORE THAN VENUES

| By Skai Blue Media

Philadelphia is the fifth largest city in the United States and has been the host of multiple large-scale events in recent years. In the last three alone, the city hosted the Forbes Under 30 Summit twice; welcomed Pope Francis in 2015; and will serve as the gathering place for the…

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Since launching her #1000BackGirlBooks movement, Marley Dias has raised and donated over 7,000 books featuring black female role models.

MARLEY DIAS EXCEEDS #1000BLACKGIRLBOOKS’ GOALS

| By Skai Blue Media

Eleven-year-old activist, Marley Dias started the #1000BlackGirlBooks movement so that she, and thousands of girls like her, could read about black female role models. Watch Marley on the Today Show, and see how she’s making the world of books more “magical” by raising and donating over 7,000 books since launching the movement.

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RebelNell in the Huffington Post

REBEL NELL PUTS EMPOWERMENT FIRST, PROFIT SECOND

| By Skai Blue Media

Rebel Nell is a social enterprise that empowers the women of Detroit to work towards financial independence while creating jewelry from repurposed graffiti. Read why social impact is more important than financial gain for the Rebel Nell team in this Huffington Post article written by Founder Amy Peterson: Empowerment First,…

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Virtual Reality

IS VIRTUAL REALITY SHAPING THE FUTURE OF BRAND ENGAGEMENT?

| By Skai Blue Media

It’s Saturday morning and you’re front row at New York Fashion Week. Not only are you front row, but you’ve settled into the best seat in the house right between Anna Wintour and Alexa Chung. The clamoring crowd quiets as the lights dim and a mellow beat fills the cavernous…

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Skai Blue Emojis

TOP BRANDS GET “EMOJI-NAL” WITH CUSTOM EMOJIS

| By Skai Blue Media

If a picture is worth 1,000 words, how many is an emoji worth? Apparently a lot. Aside from everyday text messages and Snapchat stories, many big name brands, including Pepsi, Dove, Domino’s, and Facebook have put a lot of stock in the tiny icons by integrating custom emojis into their campaigns. For…

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How to run a successful influencer campaign

FOLLOW THE LEADERS: INFLUENCER CAMPAIGNS DONE RIGHT

| By Skai Blue Media

Social media is one of our favorite things to talk about here at Skai Blue Media, and for good reason: it is perhaps the most valuable and prolific resource available for brands to communicate with audiences. Whether you are launching your brand, debuting a new product or simply looking to…

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