Judy Goss is the host of "Women Power" on NewsButterfly TV and most recently hosted More Magazine's Reinvention Convention for Better TV in the Fall of 2009, as well as "City Buzz" and "The Cooking Show" for McCormick in the Winter of 2009. She has been on countless TV network shows nationwide as a "Lifestyle Expert," and some of her interviews last year included a private sit-down with former first lady Laura Bush and other notable women such as Barbara Corcoran, Nora Ephron,Jean Chatzky and many more.
Judy is the author of "Break Into Modeling for Under $20" published by St. Martin's Press which received national press and has most recently founded "Over 40 Females" which was established to connect, encourage and inspire women over 40 years of age all over the world(www.Over40Females.com).
Judy began her successful career in the entertainment world as a high fashion model for Ford Models in New York City where she traveled extensively around the world appearing in campaigns such as Armani, L’oreal and Nivea. Directly after her modeling career, she created the position of casting director/producer at a prestigious advertising agency, Hershey Communications (clients included Bloomingdale’s,Dillard’s and Espirit), which then led to her to become a highly regarded model agent at two of the world's leading modeling agencies, New York Models and Ford NY.
After working as an agent for several years, Judy went on to become an editor for Cosmopolitan and then More Magazine. After only two months with More, Judy was selected to be their national media spokesperson. This included a vast and varied array of interviews with radio, television and print across the country for beauty and fashion segments along with their nationwide model search for women over 40.
We asked Judy a few questions and here's what she had to say..
What Inspires You Everyday In Your Career?
Meeting beautiful, intelligent, compassionate and very successful women who have families and create a perfect balance in life, along with maintaining the perfect combination of helping others become successful and volunteering for charities all at the same time.
What Are Your Favorite It Girl Picks:
Beauty and fashion: Lancome Genifique Youth Activating serum, La Isha Pomegranate Oil, Cynthia Steffe dresses, True Religion boot cut jeans, Theory shirts (any kind!), Redken Align 12 to straighten my curly hair, Maybelline eye lash curler and my cowboy boots! Favotrite places: Any restaurant in the West Village in NYC, ScubaDiving in Belize and Disney World (I have 5 yr old twins!) Food: Soft Shell Crabs at Amaranth, oysters at Blue Ribbon, and the cocktails at Rose Bar
Who Do You Consider An “It Girl”?
Jennifer Aniston, for plowing through life without a man and always having a smile on her face and looking great
Judy is on the advisory board for Northern Lights Foundation and is a certified volunteer for the New York chapter of the Make-a-Wish Foundation and lives with her husband and twin girls in New York. She is also the new host of “Women Power” for Newsbutterfly TV launching next month!
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