Guest Speakers and Presenters

The AHP Equine Media Conference brings together professional speakers from both inside and outside the equine publishing industry as well as former and current members, to provide a variety of sessions covering all aspects of the publishing industry.


Christina LoVullo, Marketing

Christina LoVullo, Marketing

CHRISTINA ERB LOVULLO, the Creative Services Director at Catapult Creative Labs, brings a mix of journalism and corporate communications expertise. She got her start as a journalist, writing for The New York Times, Outside and Men’s Journal, before transitioning to brand communications. 

Sean W. Murphy, Writing and Mindfulness Workshop

Sean W. Murphy, Writing and Mindfulness Workshop

SEAN W. MURPHY is the recipient of a 2018 National Endowment of the Arts Fellowship in Creative Writing, the author of three novels and one book of nonfiction, and is a recognized Zen meditation teacher. In this contemplative writing workshop with Tania Casselle, attendees explore how meditation and mindfulness practices can stimulate the creative process and open the mind to new possibilities.

Miriam Ortiz y Pino, Life Coach

Miriam Ortiz y Pino, Life Coach

MIRIAM ORTIZ Y PINO works with entrepreneurs and other busy and creative people to eliminate the distractions, simplify systems and create routines so they can do their best work and live a fuller life. She will moderate an interactive panel that explores ways to streamline your life to create more time to focus on what’s important to you.

Kali Platt, Marketing

Kali Platt, Marketing

KALI PLATT, Account Manager at Catapult Creative Labs, is an integrated communications and marketing ninja with more than 5 years’ experience working with leading, respected brands in the outdoor, equine, arts, food and beverage industries.

Milt Toby, Media Law

Milt Toby, Media Law

MILT TOBY is president of the American Society of Journalists and Authors, the country’s largest organization dedicated to freelance writers. He is frequent speaker on legal issues, the business of writing, and the publishing industry and presents two sessions on media law.

Steve Williams, Marketing

Steve Williams, Marketing

An avid equestrian all his life, STEVE WILLIAMS is an accomplished promoter within the equestrian community. In his session on “3 Steps to Gaining Consumer Recognition,” Williams explains the three steps that can impact your marketing strategy and teach you to think differently about brand recognition.