President and CEO
Rebecca Hall is a thought leader and celebrated entrepreneur in the PR, branding and marketing industries.
In 2003, Rebecca founded Idea Hall, a hybrid branding, marketing and public relations firm based in Orange County. Today, Idea Hall is one of the fastest-growing and most sought-after integrated creative firms locally, ranked amongst the top PR Firms by Orange County Business Journal.
Idea Hall’s prestigious client roster includes Irvine Company, Swinerton, Visit Anaheim, Cystinosis Research Foundation, United Way Orange County, Cox, Castle & Nicholson, and many more.
Rebecca is a proud Panther serving as a student mentor and resource for Chapman University. She is currently a Vice Chair of Chapman University’s Board of Governors. She also serves as a board member to the School of Communications. Previously, she was President of the Chapman University Alumni Board, and an ex-officio member of the University’s Board of Trustees.
A leader in her community, Rebecca serves on several boards including Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA), Orange County Business Council (OCBC) and the Center for Real Estate at University of California, Irvine. She is also an active member of Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), where she received the organization’s “Distinguished Service Award” and her Accreditation in Public Relations (APR).
For the past three years, Rebecca has maintained her position on Orange County Business Journal’s “OC 500” – a list of the 500 most influential people in the county. Under her leadership, Idea Hall has been named one of Entrepreneur’s “Best 360 Entrepreneurial Companies in America” for two years in a row, based on impact, innovation, growth, leadership and business valuation.
Rebecca earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Communications from Chapman University. In her “free time” she loves to travel, SCUBA dive, and spend time with friends and family with an emphasis in teaching and chasing her two-year old daughter with her husband Randy.