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Meet our OWN Conversation Leaders and check out their great posts:

Skimbaco Lifestyle
  • Katja Presnal - Owner & Founder of Skimbaco® lifestyle brand & blogs. Skimbaco blogs are partially syndicated in Finnish for MTV3 TV Network in Finland. Community Director for a social shopper marketing agency, Collective Bias. Clients include Hershey, Colgate, Philips, Elmer’s, Seagate. Popular speaker at social media conferences and at corporate boardrooms and summits, including Blog World Expo. Home channel editor for A&E TV Network’s Lifetime Moms. Twitter: @katjapresnal
  • Farewell to 2010 and How I’m Going to OWN 2011
A Cowboys Wife
  • Lori Falcon is a self-taught problogger and the CEO/Founder of,,, She is a social media influencer and tech nerd who enjoys office supplies, Cherry Vanilla Dr. Pepper, and handbags. She’s 34, and the wife of a real cowboy of 18+ years with 3 handsome boys; Tyler 17, Toby 14, and Truett 4 who are all the loves of her life. Twitter: @acowboyswife
  • OWNing 2011
She Knows - A Little Aly-tude
Detroit Mommies
  • Courtney Velasquez is the ultimate, multitasking Detroit mom! She runs two blogs The Digital Mommy and Detroit Mommies, works full time for Collective Bias and has 3 girls under 7 years old. Courtney founded Detroit Mommies in 2009 after moving from California to Metro Detroit. She saw a need for a place that moms and dads all over Detroit could go to find out what events were going on in and around Detroit. Twitter: @courtneydetroit and @DetroitMommies
  • I Plan on OWNing 2011
Nadine Jolie
  • Nadine Jolie is a former beauty editor and author of Confessions of a Beauty Addict and the popular guide Beauty Confidential: The No Preaching, No Lies, Advice-You’ll-Actually-Use Guide to Looking Your Best. Nadine began working as a beauty editor in New York, learning the intricacies of the beauty industry and women’s skincare needs while an editor at Lucky and Ladies’ Home Journal. She has built a career on teaching women to look and feel their best by arming them with simple tools, tricks and do-it-yourself lessons, and believes nothing makes a woman more beautiful than confidence and a genuine smile. Twitter: @nadinejolie
  • OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network Launches Today
  • Your OWN Show: Oprah’s Search for the Next TV Star
  • Oprah Presents: Master Class - Simon Cowell
Makeover Momma
Sugar Jones
  • Sugar Jones is a dreamer, writer, mom, and traveler who loves life; even when it’s not so fabulous. Her four children, ages 7 to 22 have taught her many tough lessons and given her much joy, which is why she forgives them for all the sleepless nights and wrinkles. Always a cheerleader for living out loud, she hopes to encourage others to live every day to the fullest. Twitter: @sugarjones
  • I’m OWNing It ALL!
Ramshackle Glam

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