Stefanie O’Connell Rodriguez is a writer covering ambition, money and power

in her award-winning newsletter “Too Ambitious”, with bylines in Bloomberg, CNBC, Glamour UK, Newsweek, USA Today and Business Insider. She is also a producer and the host of Real Simple Magazine’s “Money Confidential” podcast, named one of Spotify’s “Best New Shows of 2021”, a 2022 Webby award honoree, a 2022 Eddie & Ozzie award winner and a 2023 Signal gold award winner.

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A go-to expert on work and money, Stefanie has appeared on ABC World News, CBSN, Fox & Friends, Fox Business, Bloomberg, Yahoo Finance, The Doctors and local news stations around the US.

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Stefanie has also given keynotes, participated in panel presentations and hosted events on topics ranging from money to equity at national conferences, Fortune 500 companies and top universities. She has extensive experience creating and producing original content across platforms – from live and virtual events to video and audio programming to social media.

Stefanie is the co-founder of Statement Event, a series of events and conversations dedicated to connecting the dots between gender equity and financial power. Past speakers include Gloria Steinem, Ashley C Ford, Claudia Sahm, Reshma Kapadia, Helaine Olen, Veronica Dagher, Morgan Jerkins, Gillian B White and Jessica Bennett.

“I’ve been on panels with Stefanie and had her as a guest on my talk show. She’s consistent, energetic, an expert in her craft & she makes any room more joyful!”

⸺ Mario Armstrong, Digital lifestyle expert on NBC’S Today Show



Interested in working together or speaking with me for a story? Please reach out to Adam Kirschner of ALK Talent (details below). To ensure the quickest response cc Stefanie on all emails.

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