Check our interview with entrepreneur and talk show host of WhitneyTalkTV young mogul Whitney Allen.
Whitney Allen, founder of the digital media marketing brand WhtineyTalks. The millennial entrepreneur has created her own lane in the journalism field and connecting with others to build. WhitneyTalks.com was founded by Whitney Allen in 2017 as an entertainment website focused on the upcoming in the industry. Since then, the brand has evolved to being the source for the latest updated on the hottest aspiring in the industry. Presenting exclusive interviews from WhitneyTalkTV of influential Artist, Designers and Entrepreneurs. Talk’s goal is to introduce and build a platform for upcoming in the industry. Talk’s goal is to introduce and build a platform for upcoming in the industry.
Talk’s is no stranger to events and creating the carpets. She has had a notable recurring role of curating her event series titled “Young Entrepreneurs With Talks,” The series took off in Houston, TX on June 23rd 2017. Since, it has grown globally and will be covered in major metropolitan cities seeking ambitious uprising and current industrialists.
Hi Whitney, please tell us about you?
Hi, I’m Whitney Allen 23 years old from Houston, TX. I’m the CEO and founder of WhitneyTalks, my mission is to provide my audience with the inside scoop when it comes to all things music, fashion, and art. My entertainment-based website allows me to interview designers, artists, and entrepreneurs all over the world ! I hope to create not only the platform but, inspire others that are on their mission to go after their destiny.
Describe yourself in 3 words?
Loving, Ambitious & Caring
What is your own definition of happiness?
My definition of happiness, as I’ve gotten older and gained more experience with life and the journey of entrepreneurship is having peace. Allowing myself to live in the present and allow God to lead and direct me in the right direction and path.
Who was your role model as a child?
My parents, they’ve established such an amazing foundation and platform for my siblings and I.
What is the key to your success?
Stay grounded, keep your goals inlined and learn more about your craft daily.
What did you learn from your biggest failure? (if any)
To ask for HELP, others are willing to assist you. I’m getting better at this, it’s still an ongoing process.
What book should every entrepreneur read?
Think and Grow Rich
Are there busy and quiet periods during the year?
Quiet, I have to establish my own quiet time.
What does fashion mean to you?
Everything! I’m a very chic and classic gal. Not big on trends but I love fashion and good quality pieces that last.
How would you explain your fashion style and what items in your closet can you not be without?
Clean, chic and simple. I love a good set of any and a sucker for a pant suit.
Where do you see yourself 5 years from now?
Globally established, an office space on the East/ West Coast for my company and clients that are following their destiny and journey.
Best advice ever given?
Keep God first and remain authentic to your craft.
What is your favorite healthy food?
Avocado & Kale Salad!
And your favorite cheat food?
What advice do you have other aspiring entrepreneur women?
Keep your head up.
If you could meet someone living or dead, who would it be and why?
My twin sister.
What’s next for Whitney Allen in 2019?
Growth, peace and prosperity. Setting goals and celebrating the small wins all 19’!
Favorite song? Why?
As of now, I don’t have a favorite song. I’m a huge fan of Beyonce, EVERYTHING IS LOVE is still a daily shuffle on my playlist !
What is your idea of a perfect Sunday?
My favorite day of the week ! My Sunday always starts off with Sunday service at my local church in Houston. Followed by brunch if my family’s up to it or I’ll head to the gym for a quick work out session, closing with organizing for the upcoming week.
Do you support any charity?
I’m blessed to have my 3rd party charity foundation (WhitneyTalks) with M.D. Anderson Cancer Center here in Houston. Whitney Talks Foundation is from my father’s passing from cancer in 2008. There’s so my charity’s I would love to be apart of this upcoming year.
Where we can follow you?
Quote: “Allow God to lead and direct you into your destiny.”
Movie: Sex and the City
Travel Destination: Belize
Drink: White Cranberry Cosmo
Tv Show: Keeping up with the Kardashians
Sports Team: Rockets
Photo Credit: Christopher Horne