Leah Segedie is a fitness matriarch in the social media realm who helps “digital moms” learn and sustain healthy living practices to combat obesity. She has gone from size 22 to a size 6 and is an inspiration to women all over the internet with her Mom Blogger communities Bookieboo.com and Mamavation.com.
Leah has been recognized for several feats in her professional and personal life such as being named “Mom of the Year” by Shape Magazine, also being named the 4th most Influential Mommy Blogger by Cision Navigator, compared to Lady Gaga for her unique social media tactics in The Huffington Post, and Bookieboo being named a “Favorite Weight Loss Blog” by Fitness Magazine. Her story, communities and work have also been featured in the following publications: Yahoo (front page), Ladies Home Journal, Fitness Magazine, Shape Magazine, The Huffington Post, Women’s Day, Fitness RX, Hybrid Mom, Yahoo Shine, & The Acorn.
Leah is also well versed in working alongside brands. She has worked with the following brands in the last two years: SONY, Sears, SUBWAY, GameStop, Fiber Plus, EA SPORTS Active, George Foreman Grill, Harper Collins Publishers, Lands End, Chiquita Bananas, Earth Footwear, Omron, Attune Foods, Together Counts, Fiber Choice, Best Life Diet, All Whites Eggs, Chefs Requested, Smooth Fitness, MUVE, Salonpas, Hayneedle.com & Boogie Wipes.
Leah has a Masters in Communication Management from the University of Southern California. She was also Commencement Speaker during her 2001 Graduation Ceremony at the University of Southern California when she received her Bachelor’s of Arts in Communication. She lives in Simi Valley with her husband and two young children.
Watch this short video where Leah previews her talk, “Finding the Right Fit” and why the Fitness Panel is going to kick some major butt!
Session: Lifestyle Makeover Roundtable
Session: Finding a Better Fit