O, The Oprah Magazine brings its “Live Your Best Life” mission to Los Angeles on Saturday, October 20with O You!, an interactive day of seminars and workshops with Oprah’s hand-picked experts that brings the pages of the magazine to life in an energizing, enlightening and inspiring event. And I am going to be covering it for you!
Editor-at-large Gayle King will welcome 5,500+ attendees at the Los Angeles Convention Center, who will participate in seminars with a distinguished group of O’s trusted experts. For the first time, mental health professional, daytime talk-show host and best-selling author Dr. Phil McGraw joins the O You! line-up with O, The Oprah Magazine contributors including financial expert and Emmy Award-winning television host Suze Orman, best-selling author and life coach Martha Beck; organizational management expert Peter Walsh; sex and relationship educator and therapist Dr. Laura Berman and O’s creative director Adam Glassman and beauty director Val Monroe. Jenny Craigspokesperson Valerie Bertinelli will be making an appearance, as will Robin McGraw, for Poise. Oprah herself will wrap up the day with a personal and highly inspirational talk.
- Editor-at-large Gayle King will open the day with welcome remarks
- Suze Orman and Dr. Phil will offer insights and advice
- Guests select two (2) of the following sessions to attend:
- Get Organized! with Peter Walsh
- Love, Sex & Relationships with Dr. Laura Berman
- Creating Your Right Life with Martha Beck
- A special session with Oprah Winfrey, who will inspire attendees with a candid discussion of her own personal journey and next chapter.
Between seminars, attendees will spend time interacting through on-site experiences including:
Chase Blueprint presents “Blueprint for a Better You,” where attendees can take photos with their friends, experiment at a tech ‘bar and lounge’ and get great gifts to help them remember the day.
Clorox takes over the Convention Centers bathrooms and a presents a “Clean Up” station with stand-up comedy sessions, an interactive game and demonstrations.
IKEA’s Life Improvement Project will be showcased in four fully-furnished rooms: Living Room, Bedroom, Dining Room and Kitchen. In each room, attendees text a message for the chance to be entered to win the product featured. O’s “Life Improvement Squad,” Susan Hyatt, Erin Gates, Amy Atlas and Kathy Hobbs, will be on-hand to answer questions and video booths will allow attendees to record their own life improvement stories and win IKEA gift cards.
Jenny Craig spokesperson Valerie Bertinelli will be making an appearance, sharing good-for-you snacks and the real skinny on losing weight with Jenny Craig. A proud national sponsor of the American Heart Association, Jenny will also offer tips on making your heart healthier. Jenny Craig will also help attendees start the day “the Jenny Way” with breakfast sandwiches for attendees as they queue up to enter the Los Angeles Convention Center.
Oral-B® will have dental experts on hand to answer oral care questions. Visitors to the booth will have the chance to win an Oral-B Professional Precision™ 1000 power toothbrush.
Paul Mitchell hair care professionals will offer custom consultations, on-the spot hair styling and samples of their styling products.
Additional activities include book signings with O, The Oprah Magazine experts at the on-site Barnes & Noble bookstore; custom book creation at Blurb’s “Storytellers Stations” and Lug’s “Spin It To Win It” game, with prizes of Lug items that have been featured on the O List.
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