Nicky Says Yolo
Nicky Gelin is a Media Executive versed in the Radio, TV, Print, Digital, Out of Home, and Social Media realm with over 10 years of experience. However, it's her passion to inspire Women of Color to embrace their beauty and flaunt their style graciously. After creating several social media platforms, is when the title "Influencer" became a part of her expertise. She has two platforms - 2 Fro Chicks & Nicky Says Yolo - focused on Hair, Beauty, Fashion, & Lifestyle with over 150,000 followers and growing every day! She's also the Brand Ambassador to Oprah's Hair-stylist hair care line "Andre Walkers The Gold System", If Eye Ever glasses, Nefertiti's Secrets, and a dozen more brands.
Her accomplishments includes a feature in the 2014 Coconut Grove Art's media campaign, Essence Magazine and Sheen Magazine. She was invited as a guest speaker at conferences such as Suits, Lipstick and Stiletto, Women of Color Empowerment Institute, FIU College of Business, and Women of Tomorrow. She's also been recognized as South Florida's 40 Under 40 Leaders of Today and Tomorrow by Legacy Honors.
She has a couple of hobbies, OK many hobbies one being cooking! She likes to create "outside the box" dishes and gains inspiration from different cultures. However, her favorite dish is Ackee and Saltfish, well it's a Jamaican ting. Oh, let's add kale and quinoa to that.
Nothing beats a good adventure though-- she's traveled to a few cool places domestically & internationally and has a few more places unchecked on her bucket list...soon to be checked off.