Elayna Fernandez, known worldwide as The Positive MOM, is an award-winning storyteller, a master digital strategist, and an avid student of pain. Elayna helps moms transform their own pain stories into positive growth, allowing them to step into balance, and create joy and success on their own terms – in all areas of life.
An international keynote speaker and panelist, Elayna travels the world to share knowledge on the topics of motherhood, mindset, and mompreneurship. Her guidance encourages, empowers, and equips millions of moms in 134 countries to increase their impact, income, and influence – without guilt, shame, or regret in their motherhood.
Elayna is a certified Guerrilla Marketing Master Trainer, certified Passion Test Facilitator, certified DreamBuilder Coach, certified Success Principles Trainer, and a graduate of the Steve Harvey School for Business Acceleration. She has also been a web designer for over 20 years. She has been recognized as Best Marketer, Mom Entrepreneur of the Year, Best Latina Lifestyle Blogger of both 2015 and 2016, and the 2017 Best Family and Parenting Creator at the TECLA Awards. She has also been named one of the Top Latina Influencers in the USA for two consecutive years. ThePositiveMOM.com has been ranked one of 100 Top Moms Blogs Worldwide in both 2016 and 2017.
Elayna is often featured in global media, including ABC, NBC, FOX, Telemundo, Univision, Latina Magazine, CNN en Español, and The Huffington Post. She’s also a contributing writer for Thrive Global!
Elayna has spoken on many stages, including S.H.E. Summit, Texas Conference for Women, BlogHer, Work Hacker, Bloggy Conference, Boy Scouts of America, and more! She’s also been a member of both the BlogHer and Hispanicize advisory boards.
The Positive MOM has partnered with brands like The Walt Disney Company (Disney Parks, Disney Channel, Disney Jr., Disney Animation, Disney Princesses, Walt Disney Studios, Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar, ABC, Marvel, Lucasfilm / StarWars, Disney XD, Disney Cruise Line, and Disney Kids), Prudential, Delta, Dove, Neutrogena, Motrin, Wells Fargo, Kohl’s, Steve Harvey, Johnson’s, NBC, Amazon, General Mills, NFL, Angel Soft, Walmart, Gerber, SeaWorld, Chevrolet, Minute Maid, Fox Home Entertainment, Vicks VapoRub, Cadillac, Clorox, Chase, Clean & Clear, Hasbro, Post Cereals, JC Penney, Cooper Tires, CDC, Sesame Street, Sony, Best Buy, Hyundai, Tylenol, Hallmark, Netflix, The Hispanic Scholarship Fund, Avocados From Mexico, Pinesol, Toyota, Chuck E Cheese’s, World Vision, GoGo Squeez, Hanes, LEGO, QuickBooks, Kelley Blue Book, St. Jude, The College Board, NatureMade, Genius Plaza, Kroger, Tide, LifeLock, Albertsons Safeway, Listerine, Dreft, TripAdvisor, Scholastic, Baby Dove, and more!
Born and raised in a slum in the Dominican Republic and a single mom for 8 years, Elayna now lives in Fort Worth, Texas, with her loving husband and 3 homeschooled daughters.
Her philosophy is “BE Positive and You’ll BE Powerful!”
The Art & Science of Charming Your Audience – The Influencer Marketing Panel
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