Manage episode 314512721 series 2350449
RANTS & RAVES
1:11 - Carrie tells us about her weekend spent volunteering for a handful of various animal welfare causes
4:43 - Carrie is enthralled by the the cultural significance of Entourage (HBO Max) and her disappointment in the finale of the F1 season this weekend.
9:54 - Jussie Smollett found guilty of falsely reporting a hate crime against him in 2019
14:57 - Josh Duggar found guilty in child pornography trial
21:12 - Jeopardy has found their new hosts for season 38
23:06 - Elon Musk is announced as TIME's Person of the Year
26:02 - Carrie welcomes Host, Reporter, and Podcaster Kirbie Johnson to the show!
Kirbie tells us about growing up in Texas, her obsession with all things hollywood and how Oprah made her want to be host. We hear all about college at TCU, how she started an air brush tanning and how that lead her to making connections in LA. Kirbie tells us about how a chance meeting in Fort Worth landed her an internship with Rachel Hollis and her party planning business, and how another a chance encounter landed her with a job at the front desk of a big time PR firm, where she learned the art of networking her butt off. Kirbie tells us about getting the job at POPSUGAR and being the face of their beauty vertical, what the job taught her and ultimately why she decided to leave after 8 years and start her own podcast, Gloss Angeles with her co-host Sara Tan. Kirbie gives us her vision for her evolving career and gives some epic advice for those just starting out in the industry.
Kirbie's Podcast - Gloss Angeles