SOURCE: Smart Girls Consulting & R2 Communications

April 23, 2008 11:12 ET

Smart Girls Team Up to Give Female Entrepreneurs a Chance to Play With the Big Boys

Los Angeles Boutique Agencies, Smart Girls Consulting and R2 Communications, Form a Strategic Alliance That Will Increase Social Media and SEO Service Options for Female Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - April 23, 2008) - Smart Girls Consulting (SGC), and R2 Communications (R2), both Los Angeles-based boutique marketing communications agencies, announced today that they have formed a strategic alliance aimed at offering small business owners and female entrepreneurs much needed service options in the areas of social media, search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM). Services will include management of online advertising programs such as Google AdWords, optimized press release distribution, SEO website copywriting, social media strategy and site development, and blog development and management.

"Historically, any time you have new forms of marketing and advertising the only people who can afford to take advantage of them are the companies and individuals with deep pockets," remarked Rebekah Iliff, Founder of SGC.

Elizabeth Rietz of R2 added, "With my understanding of social media and SEO coupled with Rebekah's entertainment marketing and branding background, we can give clients in-demand services for a fraction of big agency prices. Our passion is to support other small businesses, particularly those owned by females, because we understand the implications and challenges that accompany being a female entrepreneur."

To celebrate the launch of the alliance, and in honor of Mother's Day, SGC and R2 will offer new client prospects in the "mommy-owned," online business sector one complimentary press release to be used as a marketing tool or to be distributed over the newswire.

About Smart Girls Consulting

Rebekah Iliff founded Smart Girls Consulting ( in 2007 after spending ten years in the entertainment marketing and public relations industry. Her goal with SGC is to offer clients innovative, affordable services in the realm of marketing and communications that smoothly integrate rapidly changing technologies.

About R2 Communications

R2 Communications ( specializes in providing marketing communications services for emerging businesses in today's digital age. Founded by Elizabeth Rietz in 2007, the company offers clients a range of marketing and public relations services including website copy, search engine marketing, social media and blog development and management.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:

    Rebekah Iliff
    Smart Girls Consulting
    Phone: 310-770-8338
    Email: Email Contact

    Elizabeth Rietz
    R2 Communications
    Phone: 323-665-4701
    Email: Email Contact