Okay, Babes...Strap in for a long bio. The short of it is: I am a multi-passionate creative best known for my work as a singer/songwriter, podcast host, executive producer, SAG-AFTRA actor and public speaker. More deets/my official professional bio is below :)
Named by Podcast Magazine as one of the twenty two unsung heroes of podcasting, Lauren has carved out a major name for herself in media. As a podcast host and EP she has helped create hit shows such as We Can Do Hard Things with Glennon Doyle (premiered at #1 & named top new podcast of 2021 by Apple and Amazon,) Brené Brown's Unlocking Us (Premiered at #1 and named top new podcast of 2020 by Apple), Lauren Conrad: Asking for a Friend (Premiered at #1), Anything Goes with Emma Chamberlain, The goop Podcast, Girlboss Radio, Meaningful Conversations with Maria Shriver, Yoga Girl: Conversations from the Heart, Yoga Girl Daily, Queerified with Gigi Gorgeous and Mimi, Goopfellas, She Rates Dogs: The Podcast, No F*cks Given Podcast, Pod is a Woman, Crazy Stupid Fangirls, Self-Service Podcast, Queerified with Gigi Gorgeous and her own show, Unleash Your Inner Creative with Lauren LoGrasso. All of these shows premiered on the Apple top charts and continue to chart regularly in multiple countries. As a producer she has won a Gracie Award for We Can Do Hard Things and is Webby Award Nominated for Unlocking Us.
Unleash Your Inner Creative, which she executive produces and hosts (under her company Lauren LoGrasso Productions LLC) recently won four communicator awards (two for best host and two for best show), a Hermes Award, a W3 Award (best host), has been nominated for multiple People's Choice Podcast awards, is frequently on the top 200 charts in multiple countries, was on Apple's New and Noteworthy 37 times and has a solid 5 star review. Lauren and the show have been featured in publications and shows such as NBC LX, Podcast Magazine, Business Insider, Cheddar, Maria Shriver's Sunday Paper and In Touch Weekly, as well as a dozens of additional of podcasts, radio shows and TV programs. A recent feature in CEO Global News listed her as number two in a list of the top ten inspiring women to follow in 2021! Additionally, Unleash is set to become one of the first-ever podcasts (and Lauren, one of the first podcasters) on the new app, Marbyl which will change the game for both social media and marketing for podcasters.
Previous work includes her time hosting and producing at AfterBuzz TV for AfterShows such as Ozark, Big Brother, and Grace and Frankie and Executive Producing and co-hosting Maria Menounos' radio show at SiriusXM, guest co-hosting on The Mitch Albom Show, as well as her weekly podcast.
As an interviewer she's talked with the Likes of Guy Raz (NPR), Julia Cameron (The Artist's Way) DJ Khaled, Sharon Stone, Kathy Griffin, Jim Kwik (Kwik Brain), Ledisi, Mira Sorvino, Amanda Peet, Dr. Oz and more.
As a singer/songwriter, she's known for working with Grammy-Award Winning producer, Jeff Bova, having her music placed in the award-winning short film, Cats Outta The Bag and the award-winning feature film, Love Market (Which she also starred in), playing iconic venues such as House of Blues Sunset, The Viper Room, Hardrock Cafe (Hollywood and Detroit) and getting featured in People Magazine, Yahoo, on top shows on both SiriusXM and Terrestrial radio.
As a public speaker she has been featured at the Girlboss Rally, as well as being a keynote speaker at The Pretty Thing Tour, Michigan State University, The Publisher’s Publicity Association and more.
She graduated from Michigan State University with a BFA in Acting and a BA in Communication with an emphasis in media.