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Co-Host of CBS's The Talk, NYT Bestselling Author, Award-Winning Journalist, Former Editor-in-Chief of Teen Vogue

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Elaine's book, "More Than Enough," became an instant New York Times bestseller
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Elaine Welteroth : Biography at a Glance

  • Elaine Welteroth is a New York Times bestselling author, award-winning journalist, producer, and judge on the new Project Runway.
  • She is a host on The Talk, CBS' Emmy Award-winning talk show highlighting current events, pop culture, family, celebrity and other trending topics.
  • She is known for her groundbreaking work at the helm of Teen Vogue, where in 2016 she was appointed the youngest ever Editor-in-Chief at a Conde Nast publication and used her position to prioritize diversity and social justice coverage.
  • Her debut book “More Than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are No Matter What They Say” was an immediate New York Times bestseller and won the 2020 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work.
  • She’s now a leading expert and advocate for the next generation of changemakers. In 2020, Elaine was recently appointed Cultural Ambassador for Michelle Obama's When We All Vote initiative and in the wake of George Floyd’s murder, she helped launch the 15 Percent Pledge, a non-profit advocacy organization that recruits major retailers including Sephora and Macy’s to commit at least 15% of their purchasing power to Black-owned businesses.
  • She is the host of a new podcast called Built to Last that amplifies the stories of Black founders, past and present.
Biography

Elaine Welteroth is a New York Times bestselling author, award-winning journalist, producer, and judge on the new Project Runway. She is a host on The Talk, CBS' Emmy Award-winning talk show highlighting current events, pop culture, family, celebrity and other trending topics. Elaine is known for her groundbreaking work at the helm of Teen Vogue, where in 2016 she was appointed the youngest ever Editor-in-Chief at a Conde Nast publication and used her position to prioritize diversity and social justice coverage. She’s now a leading expert and advocate for the next generation of changemakers. In 2020, Elaine was recently appointed Cultural Ambassador for Michelle Obama's When We All Vote initiative and in the wake of George Floyd’s murder, she helped launch the 15 Percent Pledge, a non-profit advocacy organization that recruits major retailers including Sephora and Macy’s to commit at least 15% of their purchasing power to Black-owned businesses. She is the host of a new podcast called Built to Last that amplifies the stories of Black founders, past and present. Her debut book “More Than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are No Matter What They Say” was an immediate New York Times bestseller and won the 2020 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work. She is currently writing and executive producing the book-to-television adaptation with Anonymous Content and Paramount Studios. Her work appears in The New York Times, British Vogue, Glamour, and The Hollywood Reporter. She has also written for the hit show Grown-ish and has appeared on-camera for a range of media outlets, including ABC News and The View. She lives with her new husband in Los Angeles, California.

Reviews

Elaine Welteroth was an excellent, excellent host. She acted as the glue for the event through her engaging presence and oratory.

Google Soul Fest

She did a fantastic job and was an absolute pleasure on site! The YouTube team could not have been more excited!

YouTube

Elaine was amazing!  She is so authentic and personable. She is going to be a star!

LinkedIn

Our students absolutely loved Elaine. We had great attendance and saw that Elaine attracted a considerable cross section of undergraduate students and community members.

Ball State University

We’re all still beaming from Elaine! She is absolutely wonderful.

Gilead Sciences Inc

Tonight was a home run. Elaine was absolutely wonderful. Her connection on stage with the audience was phenomenal and so genuine. 

iMentor
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