in the Media

Magazine Articles

Each month I am featured in Sibyl Magazine. You’ll find each article here.

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Oct 2020

Coming Soon

September 2020

I Feel the Most Joy When…

August 2020

Does Your Creative Spirit Need a Tune-Up? Reboot?

July 2020

Your Work Environment is a Sacred Space

June 2020

My Recipe to Manifesting and Spiritual Surrender

May 2020

Transform Your Money Relationship: Heal Your Life

april 2020

Are You Ready To Be A Thought Leader?

March 2020

Inspired Action or Massive Action?

february 2020

Transform Your Money Relationship: Heal Your Life

january 2020

Denying Your Desires Will Cost You

Interviews & Features

I had the privilege of being interviewed by international law of attraction and life coach Nancy Showalter on her popular podcast, Spirituality for the Politically Incorrect. We discussed, “Raise your wealth consciousness for higher sales conversion,” where I shared the truths about your relationship with money and how that affects your sales conversion (revenues).

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IAW keynote

Achieve your one year goals in 6-weeks July 28, 2020

Podcast Guest

I had the privilege of being interviewed by international law of attraction and life coach Nancy Showalter

Bigger pockets

I’m headed to Las Vegas in October 2019 for one of the Wedding Industry’s biggest national conferences where I’ll be inspiring wedding professionals with my signature talk,”Raise Your Wealth Consciousness for Higher Sales Conversion”

Listen in while Clint Hufft interviews me about this topic and what to expect from the live talk. Click here for the mp3 download

Tenice Holman of Organized to the T

My long time client interviewed me on IGTV about the importance of being organized. I am particular in my environment to be organized and clean except one place I allow myself to be messy. Find out in Parts 1 and 2 of the interview!

SheSpark magazine

Grateful that SheSpark magazine picked up my article, “Why Do I Sabotage My Happiness?” – The Joy Tolerance Factor” – I give you 2 keys to identifying your true JOY for lasting success. Sept 20, 2017

Personal Branding Photography

“One of the top experiences of my career was this full day photo shoot with global personal branding photographer Wendy Yalom while in the richness of gorgeous Florence, Italy during my month long stay. I felt more natural than ever in front of the camera because of her exceptional talent! She brought out the true essence of my spirit and provided so much class and dignity to our day. Her vibrant personality and positive vibe all day long (7 hours and 5 amazing locations!) kept us going as time flew by. My branding has never looked so authentic! Thank you Wendy! Truly top notch.”

Productivity for perfectionists

Marla gives her signature advice on how to overcome your money blind spots as a creative entrepreneur that causes procrastination and she reveals her 6 six secrets of a successful money mindset to radically improve your financial picture.

Enjoy listening to this lively conversation between Marla and Deborah when they dive into “Productivity for Perfectionists: How to Stop Procrastinating, Silence Your Inner Critic and GET IT DONE in 20 Minutes a Day.”

Empowered Living.

Marla taught members of this private community her money breakthrough steps to letting go of a fear-based relationship with money to liberation and confidence.

kick the “starving artist syndrome” to the curb!

Join Molly Mahoney and me for a LIVELY video podcast from her popular Prepared Performer program where we kick the “starving artist syndrome” to the curb! Molly is a vocal performance/creative career coach, and owner of The Prepared Performer. Her energy is contagious as it is entertaining. We talk about:-What it means to be paid for your talents.
-Powerful questions to help you turn around a negative belief about money.
-How to ensure that you get PAID after a gig, without chasing the money. (We’ll be talking more about this one!)

Turning Your Health Challenge Into a Gift with Marla Diann

Join Dr. Meg Haworth and I in an intriguing interview, done on March 24, 2016, for her cutting-edge Get Well Soon podcast series. Our call explores my integrative /holistic approach to branding and entrepreneurship.
My colleague and good friend Dr. Meg Haworth, a Los Angeles based Holistic Psychologist, Nutrition Strategist and Private Celebrity Chef, has an incredible story how she healed herself from years of debilitating health issues that led her to her profession of Integrative Health.She has been helping people for over twenty years heal their health issues via food choices, nutrition, meditation, and mindset using her unique integrative approach to living life with vitality and congruency.

Wise Up & Rise Up! Radio Show

Inspiring radio interview to kick 2015 off with my former client and dear friend LJ Jackson of Personal Power with L.J. Jackson, host and producer of Wise Up & Rise Up! radio show. I reveal my 2 key “Wise Up Tips” to help you rise up to your best self. I’ll tell my story behind the scenes how I turned a BIG challenge into a gift AND the secrets to my reinvention 6 years ago. It’s a doozy!

NBC Radio

Engaging interview on December 1, 2014 with hosts Susan Green, Jim Conaway, and Scot Strategy of Conaway and Conaway Wealth Preservation Strategies company. We discussed my Money Breakthrough strategy leading to a congruent, authentic compelling brand for bigger impact and higher revenues. live 3-4 pm Mondays. The show is aired live online via video each week from KCAA 1050 AM, an NBC affiliate station that serves the Inland Empire Region of Southern California. The show broadcasts to over million people in Riverside, San Bernardino, and Orange Counties.

One sweet brand magazine

Publisher Barbara Austin of One Sweet Brand magazine brought together 10 brand experts. “Brand Loyalty” was my article.

event planners association

In Aug 2014, EPA featured my “10 Things We love About Sandra Bullock’s Brand” article in their newsletter.

Business Rockstars Radio Show

with Ken Rutkowski (segment is 11 min into show)

The coaching show

Listen in to Doug Foresta, founder of, interview Marla about Embracing Your Spotlight – how to have an impact with your branding.

California Women's Conference Network Radio Show

I’m honored to be interviewed by Michelle Patterson and her California Women’s Conference radio show team of women visionaries who produce the annual conference! We’ll be talking money relationship, branding, innovation and personal growth! All you need to do is download the mp3, click here.

Unstoppable Success Summit

Interview with Katie Goode

Blogtalk Radio with Sara Towe of Authentic You Radio

Sara Towe interviews Marla about the importance of your brand story and why it helps build loyalty.

Social Sandbox with Radio Hosts Kevin McGrew, kathleen ray and jc

I dove in with three diverse perspectives of Social Media. Hosts Kevin, Kathleen and JC asked me questions about “Small Business Marketing Strategies for a Compelling Personal Brand That Makes You Client Attractive.” (60 min) Click here to tune in.

Today's innovative women with cathy alessandra

“Small Business Marketing Strategies for a Compelling Personal Brand That Makes You Client Attractive” (30 min) Click here to tune in.

Ali brown's Elevate Program

2013 June Featured Member Spotlight

Today's Innovative Women Magazine

Featured Expert

“Isn’t it time you stop marketing and start story telling?”


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