Editors note: Sasha Horne is an award-winning journalist turned digital media entrepreneur. A former TV news reporter, correspondent and CNN Fellow now travels the world helping startups, brands, and entrepreneurs craft their digital presence.
As a kid, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles was one of my favorite cartoons. Raphael was my favorite turtle (always the prankster), but my favorite character was April O'Neill, the reporter for Channel 6 News.
From taking my dad's camcorder into the front yard to do "live" news reports to my 6th grade communication arts class where we produced our own television shows, for as long as I can remember my goal in life was to work in news.
Influeners to Know in 2017
This April, I had the chance to spend a week in NYC at theArlo Nomad hotel for the to participate as one of the influencers to know in 2017!
I met the most incredible group of women and led them in a round table conversation on exerting confidence, passion projects, and what it means to be an influencer in today's digital..... VIDEO COMING SOON thanks to Tony Anderson and his production team!
Make Your Side Hustle Your Main Hustle
Cannabis Cup - Cali Style
House of M + Quiv Shoot in Venice Beach
I teamed up with House of M in Venice Beach, California to meet to plan the swaggiest of gatherings bringing together the most influential women I know. We talked everything from self-care to philanthropy. Shout out to Quiv.com the event sponsor. Quiv allows experts to use their platform for a purpose mixing mentorship with social giving.
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COLLISION CONFERENCE 2017 in NOLA
I lived in Washington, DC twice, moving right after undergrad and quickly became a student entering the Journalism graduate program at Georgetown and then returned several years later to contribute to a variety of digital media companies.
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