Elizabeth Shea is EVP at SpeakerBox Communications (now REQ), a technology PR and communications firm she co-founded in 1997. She also serves as Chair of the Board of Advisors for the Technology Marketing Alliance, a group she co-founded with other industry partners.
Elizabeth spent the first part of her career in Silicon Valley, working for Apple Computer, SuperMac Technologies, and Momenta Computer. She relocated to the east coast to work for top-tier government integrators Falcon Microsystems, EdgeMark Systems, and I-Net-companies that delivered Oracle, Apple, Silicon Graphics, Compaq, Sun Microsystems solutions, and more. Elizabeth has received industry and peer accolades, including the SmartCEO Brava Award in 2009 and the 2008 Women Who Mean Business Award from The Washington Business Journal. Other awards include Women In Technology’s 2005 Entrepreneurial Leadership Award and Washington Women In Public Relations’ (WWPR) annual Women of the Year Award in 2001.