Lisa Nicole Bell is equal parts smart, funny, and inspiring. She is an award-winning media personality, serial entrepreneur, producer, and writer who works at the intersection of entertainment and technology. She leverages her skill as a storyteller and content creator across multiple platforms and moves effortlessly on all sides of the camera. Lisa is currently a brand ambassador and on camera personality for Procter & Gamble’s My Rising Tide campaign with Russell Simmons. She is the CEO of Inspired Life Media Group, a company that creates and produces original premium content for brands, broadcast channels, and platforms. Working alongside a talented team, Lisa is an innovative leader who creates, develops, and produces multiplatform content ecosystems and engineers transmedia projects.
As an on camera talent, Lisa has appeared in campaigns for PBS, Women in Film, and K-Swiss. Lisa previously hosted Inspired Life Radio where she earned a following of more than 10,000 listeners as she interviewed celebrities, entrepreneurs, and change makers. Her other film and television credits include Lifetime’s What Should You Do?, the award-winning film Walking on Sunshine, the book turned film The Legacy Letters, and the critically acclaimed docuseries The American Dream Revised. Named a Speaker to Watch by American Entertainment magazine and a Hot Speaker Pick by Campus Activities magazine, Lisa’s thought leadership extends to the stage as a national and international speaker at universities, conferences, and events including TEDx, UCLA, Google, STRAW Bahamas and South by Southwest. She’s also written, edited, and contributed to books on social change, women’s issues, personal development, and business.
In addition to her work in media, Lisa is a dynamic strategist at the intersection of entertainment and technology. She advises startups on critical growth factors including entertainment use cases, capital raises, brand development, and strategic business growth. Lisa consults for A-list management firm, Brillstein Entertainment Partners, as an advisor on tech and digital integration.
Lisa’s entrepreneurial ventures have extended across the world and reached millions of people. Lisa started her first company, a standardized test preparation firm, at 19 years old. She went on to start Inspired Girls International, a for-profit social enterprise that created content and programming that reached more than 400,000 around the world. Lisa holds a degree with honors in Business Law from California State University and completed additional coursework at UCLA.
An outstanding communicator and thought leader, Lisa and her work have been featured in dozens of press outlets including Forbes, Fast Company, Black Enterprise, Inc, Women 2.0. When she isn’t working on entertainment projects, Lisa lends her knowledge of business to tech startups as an advisor. In her spare time, Lisa can be found sucking at playing golf, flying a Cessna 172, taking trapeze lessons or campaigning for The Wire to win a retroactive Emmy.