Hi, I’m Chelsea.
Personal Branding, Marketing, & Mindset Coach
LinkedIn Learning Top Performing Instructor
Leading Millennial Influencer
Global Keynote Speaker
But the titles I’m proudest of? Those are the easiest to say: Wife & Mom
Where It All Began:
My story starts when I was just 16 years old, a little caterpillar with a big idea for a radio show. During this time, the conversation around teenagers a.k.a. millennials was all so negative. Every media outlet and publication was calling us lazy, entitled, and I kid you not – “the demise of the future!” I was hungry for success and eager to find a platform that was empowering my generation, but back in 2007, all that was available was MTV and the Disney Channel. When I couldn’t find what I was looking for it became clear that if I wanted a change it was up to me to rewrite the narrative. That mission sparked the creation of my first radio talk show, “Teen Talk Live” which was the beginning of a journey and career that I could have never imagined.
My own transformational journey looked like this…
Chelsea creates Teen Talk Live
Chelsea was the youngest radio producer and talk show host to create a program for Millennials by Millennials when she was just 16, back in 2008. Teen Talk Live was innovative and ahead of its time.
Chelsea ventures to Africa
In 2009, Chelsea ventured to Africa on a mission trip on behalf of feminine hygiene care, documented for a CBS docuseries; which lead to U by Kotex tapping her to be one of the first ever “Millennial Spokespeople.”
Chelsea releases first book
In 2011 Chelsea released her first book, NINETEEN. In NINETEEN, Chelsea reveals the key events that teenagers face at this monumental time in their lives. While many teens are struggling with typical angst from cat fights to cliques, many others are dealing with the downside of the advanced technological world we live in.
The Chelsea Krost Show
In March of 2013, The Chelsea Krost Show made its television debut. The show provided a platform for today’s hot topics, trends and issues that affect Millennials.
The go-to Millennial Expert
For the past 10 plus years Chelsea has been the go-to Millennial Expert for National TV shows like GMA, Today Show, CBS, FOX, CNN, MSNBC, Bloomberg, Forbes, and many others.
Millennial Board Member
Chelsea sat on the board of Cosmopolitan Magazine as a Millennial Board Member and has continued to evolve her brand and business to provide unique services both in front and behind the scenes for Small Businesses, Start-ups, and Fortune 500 Companies like Intel, IBM, MasterCard, Kotex Vitaminwater, Cosmopolitan Magazine, and Skype.
America’s leading Millennial influencers
In 2016, Chelsea is one of America’s leading Millennial influencers, marketing and brand strategists, and keynote speakers. She is a highly sought out Millennial Expert, Marketing Strategist, and 1:1 Coach who works with Entrepreneurs and Businesses to provide an inside look into the millennial mindset and assist with branding, social media, content creation, and influencer marketing.
Forbes Coaches Council
At just 28 years old Chelsea has been inducted into the Forbes Coaches Council, has been rated by LinkedIn as a top Millennial Marketer to follow, and is a LinkedIn Instructor with 3 published courses covering Millennial Marketing, Personal Branding, and Influencer Marketing.
Global speaker’s circuit
For the past 10 years, Chelsea has been hot the Global speaker’s circuit creating speaking presentations for Fortune 500 Brands, Private Events, Media Publications, Summits, and Conventions. Check out Chelsea’s most popular keynote topics and workshop.
Traveling around the globe
- Chelsea’s recognition, expertise, and speaking demand has her traveling around the Globe.
- Chelsea hosted multiple workshops on digital marketing and personal branding at Asia’s 1st Female Entrepreneurs Bootcamp, FEM Bootcamp in Malaysia
- Chelsea was the only female and youngest keynote speaker at the largest Digital Marketing Conference in the Middle East, The Marketers League Cairo, Egypt
Top 20 Course List
- Chelsea’s “Learning Personal Branding Course Makes the TOP 20 COURSE List 2020.
#12 – Top 20 course of 2020” & “10 Most Popular Courses Every Job Seeker & Sales Professional Needs to Watch!”
- Chelsea’s 4th LinkedIn Learning Course, “How to Work Smarter Not Harder” launched and reached “POPULAR” status within the first month of release.
- Chelsea becomes a mother of a beautiful baby boy, Greyson
- Chelsea’s LinkedIn Course, “Learning Personal Branding” makes the TOP 20 course list for the 2nd year in a row.
- Chelsea’s LinkedIn Course, “How to Work Smarter Not Harder” is rated TOP 15 course for Leaders.
- Chelsea publishes her 5th LinkedIn Learning Course, “Brand Strategy and Reputation Management”
My Signature Approach
YOU are your biggest asset, but you have to start somewhere first. While most of us tend to think ahead – step 1 is the most important piece of the puzzle, and that is to build a solid, sustainable, scalable brand foundation. Your personal brand is the single biggest asset that will generate trust, attract your ideal client, and create multiple revenue streams.
My goal is to help my clients break through the roadblocks and fears keeping them stuck so that they can reset, create their brand blueprint, and shift into the next phase of their growth transformation. I would love to help you build your personal brand and business that inspires you to wake up and do what you do best every day!
I Believe In Transformation
In 2021, I had the biggest life-changing event of all, my son Greyson was born and I became a Mommy. Yup, you guessed it – quarantine baby!
After having Greyson I published my 5th Linkedin Learning course, Brand Strategy and Reputation Management, which was very exciting, but I craved MORE!
For many years now I have been pulled to explore a deeper understanding of the mind and how it influences our thoughts, feelings, decisions, relationships, and our ability to achieve or sabotage success.
The one common roadblock that I saw with all of my coaching clients was that their confusion, comparison-itis, and fearful mindset were keeping them stuck!
The desire to create a real shift and life-long impact with my clients inspired me to go back to school to get my certification in (NLP) Neuro-Linguistic Programming & Hypnosis.
NLP is a psychological approach that emphasizes how we can use the language of our minds to achieve results consistently.
What interests me most about NLP is the ability to help someone in a “current state” such as stuckness, burnout, confusion, or fear and help them transition into a “desired state” such as motivated, clear, confident, and fulfilled.
I believe there is no professional growth without personal development.
Now, I get to combine my experience and knowledge in Personal and Professional Development to unlock your absolute greatest potential and help YOU spread your wings and fly…
What I Know To Be True
There is no professional growth without personal development! When we work on mindset and get clear on our goals everything else will blossom.
Book one of America’s leading Millennial Experts, Personal Branding and Mindset Marketing strategists, and Top Performing LinkedIn Instructor, Chelsea Krost, to give a signature keynote, host a workshop, speak on a panel, or create a break-out session for your event.