Kyra Kyles, aka The Kyles Files, will host the hell out of your event or television/Web-based programming. The on-air vet, who began her journalism career in broadcast, has served as a regular contributor to WFLD-TV, CLTV, and WGN-TV.

Her host with the most skills also translate to in-person events, and she has moderated for high-profile clients including Social Media Week, National Association of Black Journalists-Chicago, Lucid Life Works and Chicago Community Media Workshop.

She has spoken and lectured at colleges and universities, including Columbia College Chicago, Chicago State University, Northwestern University and elementary schools, through the Bronzeville-based Black Star mentorship project.

She is currently the Digital Managing Editor for, after having spent two years as a Senior Editor for lifestyle, fashion and game for the venerable print edition of the publication.

For consultations and quotes for writing services or appearance fees, e-mail