Oprah’s Birthday Party!

January 2018

StepUp Board of Directors
Annual Retreat
Breathe Like a Boss! Workshop
January 2018

Honored to be featured by Capital One during Women’s History Month. Hoping to inspire even one more woman to take the leap into entrepreneurship. https://www.capitalone.com/small-business/sparkiq/article/spotlight-women-business-sandy-abrams/?linkId=35986896 March 28, 2017

AC Hotels by Marriott® Teams Up with Sandy Abrams and Startup Grind to Kick Off UNPACKED Event Series for Entrepreneurs at AC Hotel Chicago Downtown July 21

Read About It Here

Sage Summit recap July 2016 featuring Sandy Abrams

UNPACKED Kick Off with AC Hotels by Marriott®

ashton yancey & sandySM

Sage Summit August 2016 Keynote Ashton Kutcher & Yancey Strickler (Kickstarter) Below: My workshop: Turning Your Idea into a Biz Utilizing Tech, Social Media & Positive Mindset


Highlights from Sage Summit Aug. 2016



The Invictus Games with Sage software

The Invictus Games with Sage software



Women Presidents Org. Annual Conference April 2016

The Invictus Games with Sage May 2016

The Invictus Games with Sage May 2016

Oct 2015 Attended Money 20/20 with Capital One

Oct 2015 Attended Money 20/20 with Capital One

#VanityFairSocialClub The Oscars Feb. 2016

#VanityFairSocialClub The Oscars Feb. 2016

Social Correspondent for The Insider Show at Billboard Awards #BBMAs 2014

Social Correspondent for The Insider Show at Billboard Awards #BBMAs 2014

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#VanityFair Social Club at the Oscars Feb 2015

Sandy Abrams at BAFTA Awards 2014

BAFTA Awards 2014

Sandy Abrams, Author of Your Idea, Inc.

#SocialTV tweeting at Access Hollywood studio for Golden Globes. January 2015

Meeting Oprah 2012

Meeting Oprah 2012

Meeting Oprah 2014

Meeting Oprah 2014



Social Media Team 2014 @EntertainmentTonight Emmys


Sandy on the E.T. set


Nancy O’Dell & Sandy




Our Secrets to Success Panel

#SouthBay Business Leaders Summit Panel April 2014




Feb 2014 Vanity Fair Social Club with The Insider #VFSC #Insider


March 2014 Moderating Panels/Speakers for Expo West/Natural Products Expo Marketing to Moms Business Track

 VFSCVanity Fair Social Club with The Insider show
In Studio "Twitterati" Team

Golden Globes @Insider Show Tweet Up Jan. 2014

Tweet Up in studio @Insider

Golden Globes @Insider Show Tweet Up Jan. 2014

Social Media Influencers "The omg!Insider Twitterati" help the show TREND on Twitter.

Sept. 2013 Emmy Tweet Up at omg!Insider set


Sept. 2013 Emmy Tweet Up at omg!Insider set

Launching Lori Loughlin's new Twitter account @omgInsider studios

Launching Lori Loughlin’s new Twitter account @omgInsider studios

omg!Insider Host Kevin Frazier

On set at omg!Insider May 21, 2013 Social Media Influencers

Vanessa Smith (Producer) Allison Girvin (Exec Producer LA)

HuffPost Live Leadership: Vanessa Smith (Producer) Allison Girvin (Exec Produce


omg! Insider Social Media Correspondent at the MTV Movie Awards


April 30, 2013
Huff Post Live (A case study) Women in Leadership: Finding Their Place in the Digital Broadcasting Space; Allison Girvin, Exec. Producer, HuffPost Live (Los Angeles Studio); Nancy Redd, Host; Huff Post Live (LA); Vanessa Smith, Producer, Huff Post Live (LA) Sandy Abrams, Featured Blogger Huff Post Small Biz, Moderator
Featured on

Interview with FoxBusinessLive.com
Remote from Los Angeles August 18, 2010

Speaking at

April 27, 2013
Featured on

Girlfriend We Gotta Talk
WLEE 990AM Richmond, VA

Aug 1, 2012


the new “Marketing to Moms”
Business Track at
Anaheim, CA
March 7, 2013

Featured in

Nancy Colasurdo recommends
Your Idea, Inc. in her
“Game Plan column”

Moderating Panel
(Social Media Integration on the Ricki Lake Show)
Digital Hollywood
Marina De Rey, CA
October 16, 2012

Featured in

“No Experience,
No Bankroll”

Your Idea, Inc. is a Resource Partner
at Dolphin Tank at California Women’s Conference
Long Beach, CA

March 11, 2010

Success from Scratch
with Bill Handel on KFI
Click title to hear nowHear it Now
Los Angeles, CA

Speaking at

Seattle Hadassah Kick Off Event
Seattle Yacht Club
Oct 3, 2010

January 15, 2010

“Top Tips from Women Entrepreneurs”
Maria Shriver’s Womens’ Conference
Los Angeles, CA

Speaking at

Spa & Resort Expo
Javits Center, NYC
Sept 28, 2010

January 2010

Enlighten Me Radio with Joe Pena
Los Angeles, CA

Featured on

Martha Stewart Radio’s
Maggie Mistal Making a Living show and this link.

December 11, 2009

Start-up Biz Talk
with Cheryl Isaac, Founder of 12MonthBizPlan.com

April 18, 2010

Bethesda Literary Festival
11 am- 1pm
Book signing at local Barnes & Noble
Bethesda, MD

November 19, 2009

Success For Women Magazine
Toilet Paper Entrepreneurs:
100 Must Reads for Women Entrepreneurs
(Your Idea, Inc. is #87!)

April 16, 2010

Manhattan Beach Women in Business Conference
Book signing at Barnes & Noble booth
8 am- 3 pm
Manhattan Beach, CA


February 7, 2010

Lead Roundtable at UCLA Women In Entrepreneurship
Brunch, Los Angeles CA


Book Signing Party:

Hosted by Ya Ya’s for Sandy Abrams, featuring her new book “your idea, inc.”. INC. magazine called it “an indispensable step-by-step guide to build a million-dollar business”. Wine and hors d’oeuvres provided, with performances by the students of Legacy Dance Studio. Enjoy a wonderful evening out at Ya Ya’s!

Date: Thursday, December 10th, 2009, 6pm – 9pm
Location: THE EDGE