Speaking and Media


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About Jessica

Official Bio

Jessica Abo is a sought-after media trainer and storytelling coach who uses her 20-plus years of experience working as a television news anchor and reporter to help physicians, experts, entrepreneurs, C-Suite executives, authors, and celebrities share their stories with the world. Whether she is helping her clients get ready to nail an on-air interview, pitch new business, or prepare for a keynote, she helps each person develop the confidence they need to no longer fear or dread public speaking.  

An award-winning journalist, Jessica hosts her own weekly business segment on and “Unfiltered with Jessica Abo” on Entrepreneur TV. She co-hosts the popular podcast Startups in Stilettos on the Entreprenista Network and is the best-selling author of Unfiltered: How To Be As Happy As You Look On Social Media.

When she’s not spending time with her family, or working with a client, you’ll find Jessica speaking on an international stage. She started her public speaking career when she was 15 years old and has presented at TEDx, Facebook, Microsoft, Delta Airlines, WW, the United Nations, and hundreds of schools, colleges, universities, and nonprofits. She has been featured on The TODAY Show, Good Morning America, Access Hollywood, KTLA, CBS, FOX, and CNN as well as in Forbes, Fast Company, Women's Health, and more. Jessica is passionate about supporting many causes and has raised millions of dollars for different charities.

Learn more about Jessica, including supported causes and philanthropy →

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Jessica's Book

UNFILTERED: How To Be As Happy As You Look On Social Media

Take Back Your Happy! Unfiltered: How to Be as Happy as You Look on Social Media is for anyone who needs to be reminded that we're all a work in progress, no matter what judgments we make when we measure our lives against what others share online.

Full of practical insights from the experts as well as funny anecdotes and inspiring (and unfiltered) stories from celebrities like Alysia Reiner of "Orange is the New Black," YouTuber Tyler Oakley, and Baked by Melissa's CEO Melissa Ben-Ishay.


Media Appearances


Bee the Change 

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The TODAY Show

KLG and Hoda learn how to be happy on and off social media

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The TODAY Show

Hoda and Jenna's Documentary of the Month Club features HBO's 'Fake Famous'

Good Morning America

Bestselling author talks how to be ‘unfiltered’ on social media

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Affluence is Not a Requirement for Influence

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Types of Speaking Events 

In-Person Event

Jessica is available to speak at both small and larger scale events, including conferences, workshops, seminars, and more.

Online Event

Events are changing. Jessica is available for all types of online events including online conferences, webinars, Q+A sessions, and social media LIVES.

Private Events

Private events are a great way to connect with Jessica, including team seminars and training, workshops, and more.

Ask Jessica to Speak or
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Media Training for You or Your Team

Ensure everyone on your team understands how the press works with tips and tricks to help everyone from a seasoned staff member to the most camera-shy person, deliver your company/organization's messaging with confidence.