FOLLOW ME

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FOLLOW ME is hosted by Be Social founder Ali Grant and her team. Each week, we sit down with inspiring bosses making moves in the digital space. Come follow along on their journey.


27: Cologne Trude and Cammy Miller, Show Me Your Mumu: Founding a Fashion Line
Nov 12 • 41 min
Cologne Trude and Cammy Miller, founders of the clothing line, Show Me Your Mumu, sit down with us to discuss how they built their business from the ground up. From originally selling their clothes on Facebook, to ultimately creating a huge social…
26: Jaclyn Johnson, Create & Cultivate: Creating a Millennial Workplace
Nov 5 • 37 min
Jaclyn Johnson joins us to kick off Season Three! She discusses the birth of Create & Cultivate and how she grew and scaled her company to what it is today. She also touches on what it is like not only managing, but working with millennials, her thoughts…
25: Krista Williams and Lindsey Simcik, Almost 30: Garnering Podcast Popularity
Aug 20 • 53 min
Krista Williams and Lindsey Simcik, the duo behind the massively popular podcast, Almost 30, join us to discuss how they have built a LOYAL community and growing brand. They walk us through the start of their podcast, tips on growing it into a successful…
24: Stephanie Montes, Well+Good and More: Freelance Beauty Editor, A Look Inside the Media Industry
Aug 6 • 28 min
Stephanie Montes is a freelance beauty and fashion editor. Writing for publications such as Elite Daily, Byrdie, Elle, Brides, and more. She joins us today to talk through going from full time to freelance, the ups and downs of the media world, and what…
23: Alex Georgy, Bloggers Who Brunch: Building a Brand
Jul 23 • 34 min
Founder of Bloggers Who Brunch, Alex Georgy, shares how she built her company straight out of college. She discusses the importance of networking within the influencer space and quick tips on how to stand out as a brand and as an influencer.
22: Kirbie Johnson, POPSUGAR: Corporate to Freelancer
Jul 16 • 56 min
Kirbie Johnson joins us on her first official day as a freelancer after leaving her job at POPSUGAR after seven years. This beauty guru and host breaks down her decision to transition from a corporate setting to freelance, and shares her journey as a…
21: Katie Groover, REVOLVE: Secrets to Social Media Marketing
Jul 9 • 36 min
Katie Groover, content and social media beauty specialist at REVOLVE Beauty, stops by to educate us on all things social. From getting her start at Too Faced Cosmetics, to her current gig at REVOLVE, Katie has always lived and breathed social media…
20: Troy Solomon, Artist and Influencer: Do Influencers Need Managers?
Jul 2 • 55 min
Troy Solomon, plus sized male recording artist and influencer, joins us with his manager, Deanna Ritter, to share how he has built his platform online to share his eclectic, gender-bending style, and vibrant personality with his followers. Together, they…
19: Lauren Paul and Molly Thompson, Kind Campaign: Kindness On and Offline
Jun 25 • 49 min
Co-founders of Kind Campaign, Lauren Paul and Molly Thompson, join us to share about their non-profit and their mission to help stop girl against girl bullying. They break down how social media impacts bullying and share tips on how to spread kindness…
18: Kaitlynn Carter Jenner, MTV The Hills: Beyond Brand Deals
Jun 18 • 49 min
Kaitlynn Carter Jenner drops by to share how she transitioned from growing up in New Hampshire to gracing the screens of reality TV shows. From building her business and her blog, Kaitlynn has created a long term career beyond just brand deals.
17: Dean Unglert, The Bachelor: Vagabond Gone Viral
Jun 11 • 31 min
Dean Unglert, The Bachelor, Bachelor in Paradise, and Bachelor Winter Games alumn, joins us to share how he built a career through his social media. Dean shares the importance of building relationships with brands and how he has turned full time travel…
16: Alex Michael May, Body Positive Advocate: Feeling Confident on Social Media
Jun 4 • 47 min
Alex Michael May, body positive advocate, stops by to share her journey as an influencer and how she gained confidence to go from working behind the scenes as a creative director, to in front of the screen as a model and influencer for brands such as…
15: Caelynn Miller-Keyes, The Bachelor: Beauty Queen to Influencer
May 28 • 31 min
Caelynn Miller-Keyes, who recently rose to fame from Season 23 of The Bachelor, joins us today to discuss her journey post Bachelor. This former pageant queen shares how she strives to use her platform for good while still continuing to grow her brand and…
14: Thu Do, Benefit Cosmetics: All Things Influencer
May 21 • 37 min
Thu Do, Manager of Brand Relations & Digital PR at Benefit Cosmetics, joins us to break down all things influencer. From pitching influencers for campaigns, dealing with negotiations, and cultivating influencer relations, Thu gives an inside look on how…
13: Cammie Scott, YouTuber & LGBTQ+ Advocate: Finding Your Online Voice
May 14 • 29 min
Influencer and YouTuber, Cammie Scott, joins us to shed light on her journey as an influencer and how she uses her platform for good through advocating for the LGBTQ+ community.
12: Becca Tobin, The LadyGang: Performer to Podcaster
May 7 • 49 min
Becca Tobin, widely known for her role of Kitty Wilde on Glee and co-host of the Lady Gang, joins us to discuss her journey in Hollywood. From her start on Broadway to building a podcast empire, Tobin shares how the digital world has shaped her career.
11: Tanya Rad, KIIS FM: Makings of A Modern Woman
Apr 30 • 44 min
Tanya Rad, ultimate modern woman, co-host of “On-Air with Ryan Seacrest” morning show, and “Scrubbing In With Becca Tilley & Tanya Rad” joins us to share her journey to becoming the ultimate fangirl. From how she got her gig working with Ryan Seacrest to…
10: Shani Darden with Becca Tilley, Celebrity Esthetician: From Skincare to Social Media
Nov 2, 2018 • 34 min
Shani Darden, skin wizard, joins us with special co-host Becca Tilley, to discuss her journey to becoming the secret behind Hollywood’s most flawless faces. From working with celebrities such as Jessica Alba, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, and Beyonce, to…
9: Jordan-Risa Santos, KKW Beauty: Navigating Social Media for Brands
Oct 26, 2018 • 39 min
Jordan-Risa Santos, social media guru, joins us to share her tips and tricks for success on social media for brands and influencers. Whether you’re a brand or looking to start a career in social media marketing, Jordan educates us on the best practices…
8: Scotty Cunha, Celebrity Hairstylist: Branding Yourself
Oct 19, 2018 • 42 min
Scotty Cunha, the mastermind between celebrity hairstyles such as the Kardashian clan and Miley Cyrus, joins us to share his unfiltered story of hustling in the celebrity beauty world. From hilarious stories to important lessons like always being nice in…
7: Rachel Zeilic, Who What Wear: Ins and Outs of Influencer Marketing
Oct 12, 2018 • 50 min
Rachel Zeilic is VP of Influencer Marketing at Clique Media, the force behind Who What Wear, and Creative Director of Majorelle. She shares insider tips and tricks for brands looking to get into influencer marketing, creating your own clothing line, and…
6: Sarah Boyd, SIMPLY/NYLON: Selling Your Business
Oct 5, 2018 • 42 min
Sarah Boyd, Founder of SIMPLY and President of West Coast Operations for NYLON, sheds light on starting her own business to the journey of selling her organization. Sarah shares how to find the right partner for your business, why being nice always opens…
5: Puno Puno, People Map: Growing a Targeted Community
Sep 28, 2018 • 36 min
Puno Puno (yes… her last name is also her first name) is an all around tech queen and founder of People Map, an Instagram marketing tool. Today she shares her story of becoming a digital entrepreneur. From micro-influencers to brands and professionals,…
4: Sarah Bahbah, Artist: Viral Content Leads to a Cult Following
Sep 21, 2018 • 39 min
Sarah Bahbah, artist and internet sensation, joins us to share how she forged a following through her honest and compelling photo series on Instagram. From tips for aspiring artists and photographers, to emotional and raw advice, Sarah shows us how she’s…
3: Tiana Haraguchi, FORAY: Raising Money to Fund a Brand
Sep 14, 2018 • 39 min
Tiana Haraguchi, co-founder of FORAY, a social commerce platform that connects influencers and brands, joins us to share her insight on raising money from VC firms to launching a tech product. There’s ups and downs along the way, but Tiana’s journey is…
2: Witney Carson, DWTS: Dancer to Digital Influencer
Sep 7, 2018 • 28 min
Witney Carson, professional on Dancing with the Stars, shares her story on starting a social media career and launching a new apparel brand utilizing her own personal influence. From finding the perfect brand partner to the ups and downs of juggling three…
1: Becca Tilley, Bachelor: Monetizing a Social Following
Aug 27, 2018 • 38 min
Becca Tilley stops by for our inaugural episode to discuss how she went from fresh Bachelor contestant to digital influencer and brand builder.