Morgan Angelique Owens is an entrepreneurial firebrand that has immersed herself in the art of helping women reach their highest levels of growth, profit, and success.
The Cincinnati, Ohio native and graduate of Miami University in Oxford has masterfully integrated her savvy as a Corporate executive, entrepreneur, and motivation expert to ignite passion, infuse purpose, and inspire excellence in girl bosses all over the globe. Akin to the challenges that women face with weight loss and after traveling her own roadmap of transition, Morgan launched Curvy Cardio in 2014. Specializing in impact-oriented workout experiences for curves of all sizes, Curvy Cardio is a unique, empowerment experience that feeds Morgan’s keen ability to see unconventional potential in others, utilizing her knowledge and resources to take their minds, bodies, and spirits to the next level.
Morgan has been featured extensively on national outlets like WLWT, Issues with Jan Michelle-Kearney, Cincy Chic, WCPO Insider, The Cincinnati Herald, and Black Women Do Workout. She was recognized as a 2016 Bright Awards Entrepreneurship winner, an honor for African-American millennials who have made a positive impact in the community through entrepreneurship, community service and professionalism. In addition, she’s been awarded honors by such organizations as Urban League YP of Southwestern Ohio, YMCA, YWCA, Black Career Women’s Network, Venue Magazine and Honoree 300 Black Women of Chicago. She’s also conducted interviews for and with VIBE Cincinnati, Tamika Mallory of the Women’s March and Eris Sims, Chief of Staff for the NAACP and has been featured in XONecole, Bauce Magazine, and Sheen Magazine. A consummate speaker at heart, Morgan’s fervor for storytelling didn’t end at Curvy Cardio. Since 2016, her acute insights and dynamic presentations have inspired thousands of women to lead authentically, work more collaboratively, and leave an impact on their customers and communities. She has lent her voice to universities and colleges, such as Yale, New Haven and Northern Kentucky, as a featured speaker; spoke at the 110th NAACP Convention, and has been a featured expert on Fox 19 News, WLWT Channel 5, The Cincinnati Herald, and Radio One. Morgan was also invited to share her entrepreneurial journey on Procter & Gamble’s “My Black is Beautiful” panel discussion and served as Dr. Miracle’s Influencer during the 25th Essence Festival during Essence Fest Weekend.
Embodying the essence of her core message as a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Morgan is driven by her mission to promote professional growth and sustain the spirit and image of the female leader. She contentedly fulfills her personal and professional passion of serving others through coaching, writing, workshops & seminars, including her national conference, “Professional Pretty”, a career, personal and business development forum. Morgan also serves on the board of the Cincinnati African American Chamber of Commerce and is an active member of the Cincinnati Chapter of Links. Expanding her breadth, Morgan released her first book “Finding My Sparkle”, an inspirational narrative about the journey to self-love, and has partnered with local organizations like Families Forward, Project Grad and Boys Hope Girls Hope that teaches young girls about healthy self-esteem and confidence. A rising public figure, she draws thousands of monthly readers through her shared viewpoints and experiences as a contributing writer for the National Black Press. Defining success on her own terms. Morgan is a bold, energetic woman who charmingly captures the spirit of truthfulness in everything she does and is doing her part to build an inclusive platform for untold stories, including her own. She uses her experience to empower other women to live & be their authentic selves and is a firm believer of the statement: “Give a woman a good shade of lipstick and she can conquer the world.”