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My favourite thing to do is speak to badass babes and magic-makers about radical self love, revolutionary self-expression, and doing business with passion… And that’s why I travel the world doing it.

Few things make me happier than having a microphone in my hand. I’ve spoken at TEDxCMU, Alt Design Summit, NYU and South by South West Interactive, as well as many schools, professional blogging conferences, and business events. I’m just as comfortable speaking to ten women as I am an audience of a thousand. I’m eager, excited, and animated on stage… And I always rock up in a wicked outfit.

Be warned: there are no bland Powerpoint presentation or overly-rehearsed spiels here. I speak with fervour, off-the-cuff, and I connect with every single person in the room.

I’d absolutely love to meet you out on the road.

For information about hiring me to speak, and for a full list of previous speaking engagements, please email me.

Past Speaking Events

2016

Hay House Ignite
London, United Kingdom

2015

Rise Lincoln
Lincoln, Nebraska

Spirit Junkie Masterclass
New York, New York

2014

Radical End Of Year Party
Sydney, Australia

Radical Self Love Ritual
Melbourne, Australia

Radical Self Love Salons
New York And London

2014 / 13 / 12

The Blogcademy
New York; London; Portland; Los Angeles; New York; Minneapolis; Austin; London; Brisbane; Melbourne; Auckland

2013

Radical Self Love Party
Brisbane, Australia

Sustaining Women In Business
Sydney, Australia

2012

Nepa Blogcon
Keynote Speaker

Her Campus National Conference
New York, New York

TedxCMU
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Social Media Week
New York, New York

Fashion 2.0 Social
Media Award Presenter
New York, New York

Altitude Design Summit
Salt Lake City, Utah

2011

Nyu’s School Of Continuing
& Professional Studies
New York, New York

Samuel Marsden Collegiate School
Wellington, New Zealand

St. Margaret’s College
Christchurch, New Zealand

Fashion 2.0 Social Media Awards Presenter
New York, New York

Independent Fashion Bloggers Conference
New York, New York

2010

Independent Fashion Bloggers Conference
New York, New York

Emerging Writers’ Festival
Melbourne, Australia & online

South By South West Interactive
Austin, Texas

Independent Fashion Bloggers Conference
New York, New York

Fashion 2.0 Social Media Awards Presenter
New York, New York

2009

Wrath of Cannes
Brooklyn, New York

South By South West Interactive
Austin, Texas

Testimonials

“Gala’s understanding of digital culture comes through as brilliantly in person as it does on the screen. She conveys a vast depth of knowledge while remaining accessible and incredibly entertaining. She is as inspiring as she is delightful!”

JOHN ‘HALYCYON’ STYN

“Gala was a true star at the panel – she combined honest opinions with really valuable advice, all topped with her sparkling personality. The audience can’t get enough of her, and she is as engaging in-person as she is online. A natural speaker, she knows to express her passion with words, and to inspire people.”

YULI ZIV

“Newbie or veteran, I think everyone gained some inspiration & insight about the blog-world with Gala on the IFB Business of Blogging panel. Gala relayed her advice in the most upfront and personable manner. She made the goal of monetizing a personal blog seem attainable without a team of business advisers, just true quality content, passion and a little savvy. I loved her perceptive advice about premium content and effective advertising tactics. What’s not to love about a no-B.S. pep talk with the track record to back it up!? Oh, and let’s not overlook those dreamy blue eyes & accent…”

JAZZI McGILBERT

“Gala is a dynamic, charming and engaging speaker — in or out of her sparkly Mickey Mouse ears. I saw her on the “Growing Up Online” panel at SXSWi, and was so impressed by her skills that I invited her to speak on my own panel the next year.”

MOLLY CRABAPPLE

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