13% of bloggers who advertise do not earn ANY money on their blogs.
Want to learn from the experts, how to make money on your blog?
Join Us October 7, 2014 at Digital Influencers Lab in Santa Monica, CA to find out from TOP LA Powered Bloggers!
The Skinny On Beauty is honored to be a media partner at DISCOVER. CULTIVATE. MONETIZE, 2014!This specialty workshop will bring a panel of expert bloggers to you for one full day. There will be a Shop & Mingle, closing party where you can personally speak one-on-one with some of the nations TOP bloggers in the fashion, beauty & lifestyle communities. Event organizer, FAB Counsel along with Foam Magazine, Wix.com many other leading digital markets are spearheading this powerful event, just for bloggers like you!
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Who is this event for?
– Individuals looking to start a blog within the fashion, beauty or lifestyle arena.
– New & current bloggers who are now ready to take their blog to the next level & monetize.
– Companies & Brands looking to connect with bloggers in their target market & industry.
– Companies & Brands who want to learn the best practices when looking for & working with bloggers.
10% of our proceeds will benefit the non-profit organization, A Place Called Home. They provide a safe
haven in South Central Los Angeles where underserved youth are empowered to take ownership of the quality and direction
of their lives through programs in education, arts, and well-being; and are inspired to make a meaningful difference in
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Check out the line-up!
Heidi Nazarudin of The Successful Style: Before becoming a digital influencer, Heidi worked as an investment banker and as CEO of a Tokyo-based Nasdaq company all before the age of 28. Frustrated with the corporate world and yearning to express her creativity, Heidi decided to start a blog catered to a niche that she knows very well, the niche of stylish, professional and successful women. She also runs Blogger Babes, an LA-based network designed to help foster the growth of digital influencers. Heidi has over 107,000 social media followers. We’re so looking forward to hearing Heidi lead the workshop on Discovering Your Niche & Engaging Your Audience, which is what you need to do to stand out & get noticed!
Jackie Aina of Makeup Game On Point: For those of you unfamiliar with Jackie, she has been providing her audience beauty tips & tutorials in hair and make-up both on her blog and YouTube. In fact, this woman has amassed over 230,000 followers on social media and over 166,000 just on YouTube alone. Aside from her work as a digital influencer, Jackie is also a professional makeup artist specializing in editorial and commercial work. We can’t wait for Jackie’s workshop Why & How To Get Started With Vlogging.
Enrico Moses of: 7 Days Theory: Created as an outlet to inspire people to follow their passion through thoughtful interviews of exceptional individuals and by sharing his life, with a heavy concentration on his personal style and music. Having had his own clothing line, menswear boutique, and fashion tech startup all before the age of 30, Enrico is an experienced veteran in the business of fashion and retail. Through his blog, he has worked with brands & retailers like Athletic Recon, Gents, Nordstrom, Revolve, and REI. As a result, he was able to sell $30,000 worth of product for his retail & brand partners. Having had his blog for only a little over a year, Enrico has also managed to amass over 15,000 social media followers. We’re so excited to see his workshop on The Different Ways To Monetize Your Blog.
Sazan Barzani of: Sazan.me is a triple threat as she is a style expert, tv personality and sought-after fashion blogger! Through Sazan.me, she provides like-minded fashion addicts personal style tips while giving them a space to motivate and inspire each other. Having spent 2 years developing her platform, Sazan has been featured on Lucky, Marie Claire, Seventeen Magazine and Pop Sugar. She has worked with celebrities, brands and media companies such as Eva Mendes, Bebe, KTLA 5, and the CW San Diego. Sazan has over 120,000 social media followers, making her an influential force in the digital space. This dynamic woman is the perfect influencer to lead the workshop on The Work Ethic Of Successful Bloggers.
Kathy Patalsky of: Healthy, Happy Life: Kathy is a vegan food blogger & author. Her blog, reaches millions of vegan-curious individuals (over 240,000 social media followers), each seeking delicious, craveable, fun, inspiring, plant-based recipes and vegan lifestyle advice. She also founded Finding Vegan, a website which allows food bloggers to share their vegan recipe blog posts via an image-based, constantly updated, browse-able photo gallery website. Finding Vegan continues to thrive as more and more people become hungry for a wide variety of vegan recipes (over 340,000 social media followers)! Lasty, Kathy wrote and photographed the book 365 Vegan Smoothies, published by Penguin/Avery in July 2013. She is currently working on her second book, Healthy Happy Vegan Kitchen, scheduled for release in 2015 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. We’re so happy to have Kathy be a part of the panel discussion, How To Start Working With Brands & Get Paid For It!
Mary Vallarta of : Mary is the co-founder of FAB Counsel, a digital marketing, consulting, and PR agency dedicated to helping fashion, culture, and lifestyle businesses launch, grow & innovate! She is also the chief writer and content director of the FAB Counsel blog, which produces content about the fashion business, retail, social media, blogger outreach, and other forms of digital marketing. Mary has over 9+ years of fashion retail experience from working in the buying offices of Macy’s, BCBG, Metropark, & Bebe. There, she learned what retailers look for in brands, what stores need to grow & expand, and how to successfully market & sell to customers. Mary uses these skills to work with clients and create resources for FAB Counsel readers & online students. When she’s not busy with FAB Counsel, you can find her obsessing over food & travel. We’re psyched to have Mary speak lead the workshop on What You Should Be Doing Outside of Blogging To Increase Your Profile.
Roxy Limon of: All Things Roxy: Roxy started a blog in hopes of changing the way people see fashion. Shortly after, she started her own YouTube channel and became the stylist on the show called Make Me Over on AwesomenessTV with the host, Bethany Mota aka Macbarbie07. Since then, Roxy’s YouTube following quickly grew, leading her to reach over 2 million views and over 66,000 subscribers in just 2 years. She’s worked with companies brands & stores like Stella & Jamie, Lookbook Store, & Nordstroms. We can’t wait wait to hear from Roxy on the panel discussion, How To Start Working With Brands & Make Money Doing It!
Sharzad Kiadeh of: LuxLyfe: Hailing from the San Francisco Bay Area, Cupertino to be exact, Sharzad moved to LA over a decade ago to attend UCLA. She graduated with a degree in Sociology and subsequently began trying to figure out what she was meant to do with herself. Shortly after she entered the real world, a career in the makeup and beauty industry blossomed and proved to be the creative outlet she had always longed for. Overtime, the need to do more itched inside her and she launched her blog and YouTube channel, LuxLyfe, as a way to connect with like-minded people from around the globe who share her love for Luxury Travel, Beauty, Food, Style and Fun. Additionally she is known for hosting a variety of shows on the popular YouTube channel, The Mom’s View. She is passionate about making entertaining and informative content! Sharzad has a combined following of over 86,000 just on social media alone. We cannot wait to hear from her on the panel, How To Start Working With Brands & Get Paid For It.
Cheryl Hawley of: The Skinny On Beauty: A journalist at heart, a marketer by trade and an entrepreneur by genetics, Cheryl is a successful builder. Easily motivated by the realm of free space and creativity, her transition from marketing to strategic social media marketing was seamless. Cheryl’s background in the beauty industry, marketing and education (Master’s degree from California State University, Fullerton) launched her current business Unite Socially, a complete marketing/PR firm. She also offers a dynamite online presence through online strategic strategy and blogger outreach. She is the Editor-and-Chief of The Skinny On Beauty: A supporting radio show and blog targeted towards benefiting her clients presence in the areas of beauty, fashion and wellness. In just 3 years Cheryl has gained over 85,000 social media followers. We are very excited to hear her speak on How To Use Social Media To Cultivate An Audience & Promote Your Blog.
Manoj Shah of: The Fashion Law Group: TFLG founder, Manoj Shah, focuses on both litigation and transactional work related to intellectual property, employment and labor, business, and the Internet. Manoj counsels individuals trying to launch their own labels; reviews and drafts contracts for designers, models, athletes, musicians, actors, and filmmakers; and protects the rights of creative people as company owners and employees. We are so excited to have Manoj lead the Legal Talk!