Biography: Darlene Victoria Gonzalez is digital media marketing Virtual Assistant and podcast producer. She launched her Virtual Assistant business, Darlene Victoria Digital Media Marketing Support (previously D. Victoria Virtual Assistance) in 2008. Her first audio podcast was A Virtual Perception, a podcast that provided business resources and inspiration to the Virtual Assistant industry. The show was a success and went on to be nominated for a People’s Choice PodCast Award in 2009 and again in 2010, for best business podcast.
She then went on to create several other podcasts, including Inspiration to Grow On which showcased stories from inspiring individuals and later, Straight Up Entrepreneur, a podcast that took a no-nonsense approach to business. Her current podcast, Inspired Entrepreneur’s Guide, encourages budding entrepreneurs (or those stuck in a funk) to stop dreaming and start doing. As a digital media marketing support V.A., Darlene assists clients with the management of their online content; specializing in podcast support and management, eNewsletters assistance, website maintenance, and social media services.
When she is not working, she can be found running and going to the gym. She’s completed two half marathons, over 20 short distance races (5Ks, etc), and several obstacle course races. She will be participating in her first marathon in the fall of 2016. When it’s time to stop moving, she enjoys spending time with her husband, friends and family or curling up with a good book and a nice hot cup of tea.
Darlene’s Projects: Producer of 7 podcasts, since 2008. You can find a list and description of each one here. Author of the e-book, The Inspired Entrepreneur’s Guide and short story, Jeremiah and the Big Bright Orb.
Sample Speaking/Interview Topics:
- Podcasting: For Business, Working with a Podcasting Virtual Assistant
- Virtual Assistance: Starting a Virtual Assistant Business, Working with a Virtual Assistant, and more!
- Work/Life Balance for work at home (WAH) individuals
- Running and Races for Beginners
Media Inquiry: For podcast interview requests and guest blog post requests, please contact me via email at darlene(at)darlenevictoria.com.
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