After finding fame on Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County, Lauren Conrad has become a mogul of fashion, lifestyle and branding. Having later set up LaurenConrad.com, an "online lifestyle destination", she uses her platform to discuss business advancements and branding strategies.
Additionally, Lauren has also designed several luxurious homeware products, as well as fashion items and accessories, following her signature minimalist, pastel style. As a fashion speaker, Lauren can provide expert insight into the modern fashion industry, as well as predict future trends. A branding pioneer, corporate audiences benefit from her experience of building a popular brand.
Lauren has always exhibited a passion for the fashion industry, even as young as six years old. After a short onscreen career, which included Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County and MTV Cribs, she then attended the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. This was followed by a period of study at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising in Los Angeles.
With over 10 million social media followers, Lauren knows a thing or two about building an online brand. In 2009, her fashion line with Kohl's, LC Lauren Conrad, showcased her natural gift as a fashion designer - these included everything from handbags and shoes to gifts. Lauren then shared her knowledge as a best-selling author, writing Lauren Conrad Style, Lauren Conrad Beauty and Lauren Conrad Celebrate.
Lauren is an advocate for sustainable products, so co-founded The Little Market in 2013. The brand focuses on positive relationships with artisans from all over the world, bringing stylish, sustainable items together on one easy to use site. The brand also tackles poverty and discrimination head-on, by providing opportunities for women and disadvantaged families.
In 2019, Lauren first released Asking for a Friend, a fun, chatty podcast on social media culture, fashion and the life of a modern woman. A woman of many talents, an event featuring Lauren is privileged to her knowledge of online branding. Aside from being instantly recognisable, audiences instantly fall for Lauren's likeable nature and passion for fashion.