The Keynote Talk, with the BabyGuy, Jamie Grayson, and the other special seminars are open to anyone who attends the New York Baby Show. We recommend that you take a minute now to note the time of the panels you are interested in, and of course try to arrive about 10 minutes before the scheduled start of a panel. (To learn more about all of our programming participants, scroll down to the bottom of this page!)
Keynote Speaker: Jamie Grayson, The BabyGuy
Jamie Grayson—known as the BabyGuy—is a nationally beloved expert in baby products and is the founder of the the BabyGuy Gear Guide. He is also a Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician and the co-founder of the #babyguybox, a monthly box curated for parents and babies.
Panelist on “The Meredith Vieira Show,” co-host of “Parental Guidance” with Willie Geist on TODAY.com, and mother-of-two.
Nancy Redd, New York Baby Show Parent Ambassador
New York Times bestselling author and mother-of-two.
Style editor of the “TODAY” show, professional girlfriend, author of The Power of Style: Everything You Need to Know Before You Get Dressed Tomorrow, and mother.
Alicia Ybarbo and Mary Ann Zoellner
Both are Emmy-winning “TODAY” show producers, co-authors of Today’s Moms: Essentials For Surviving Baby’s First Year and the best-selling Sh*tty Mom books, and mothers-of-two.
FEATURED SEMINAR SPEAKERS
Founder of My Baby Experts, national spokesperson for Evenflo Feeding, Registered Nurse, Certified Nurse Midwife, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, parenting educator, and mother-of-two.
Educational Advisor at Smart City Kids Inc., an educational consulting firm that helps families in New York City identify public and private school options for their children.
Founder of Twiniversity, the world’s leading support network for multiple birth families, author of What To Do When You’re Having Two: The Twins Survival Guide from Pregnancy through the First Year, and mother-of-twins.
Founder and Director of the Prenatal Yoga Center, certified labor support doula, Lamaze Childbirth Educator, certified prenatal yoga instructor, and mother-of-two.
Editor-in-chief at Mommy Nearest, a mobile resource guide for city parents.
Creator of the Sleep Sense Program, parenting and sleep consultant, author, and mother-of-three.
Director of Healthcare Marketing at Lansinoh and Certified Lactation Counselor.
Matt Schneider and Lance Somerfeld
Both are fathers and co-founders of NYC Dads Group (now part of the national City Dads Group organization), a diverse support network for local fathers that hosts educational events for dads and their children as well as dads-only gatherings, and boot camps for expecting fathers.
Founder of Birth Day Presence (a trusted local Childbirth Education Center, Doula Matching Service and on-demand Lactation Service), DONA-trained birth and postpartum doula, Lamaze and Birthing From Within childbirth educator, Certified Lactation Counselor, birth photographer, and mother.
Parent, lifestyle coach, and founder of The Moms Groups. She facilitates engaging conversations in 23 locations every week for pregnant women, new moms, stay at home, and working moms. The Moms Groups specializes in professionally led chats connecting moms to each other and delivering the best resources for staying sane in the insane world of parenting.
Founder of Mama Glow, maternity lifestyle maven, wellness and birth coach, yoga teacher, author of Mama Glow: A Hip Guide to Your Fabulous Abundant Pregnancy, and mother.
Child Passenger Safety Advocacy Manager for Britax Child Safety, Inc., an active CPS Technician and Instructor, and member and the current Vice-Chair of the National Child Passenger Safety Board representing the At Large population. She also serves on the new product development, technical writing, and marketing teams at Britax.
Owner of Manhattan Birth, nationally Certified Nurse-Midwife, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, and childbirth educator and consultant for Choices in Childbirth (a non-profit organization dedicated to demystifying pregnancy and ensuring all women have access to safe, healthy, and respectful maternity care).
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