Pavlina Osta is an award-winning multimedia personality and the best-selling author of 20 Things Every Motivated 20-Something Should Know. Currently based in New York City, Pavlina implements her dynamic talents daily as a content creator, producer, host, and serial entrepreneur.

Pavlina has strong roots in speaking to pop culture. At the age of 11, she hosted her first radio talk show, which won her five Gracie Awards between 2014 and 2017, a TELLY Award, a Communicator Award, and a Rising Star Award. As she continued her media journalism career, Pavlina interviewed over 600 notable celebrities, including Katie Couric, Shaquille O’Neal, and Steve Forbes. Her interview skills reached new heights as she earned herself a Guinness World Record for the Most Radio Interviews Conducted in 24 Hours – 347 interviews – in 2014. 

Fast forward to her college years, Pavlina earned her Bachelor’s degree in Media Culture and the Arts from King’s College while serving as the Executive Director and Producer of National Podcasts for Salem Media, becoming the media group’s youngest female executive in its history.

Today, at age twenty-four, this groundbreaking Gen Z commentator continues to make waves in the media industry. With her newest book (20 Things Every Motivated 20-Something Should Know), her newly-rebranded podcast (Beyond the Noise), and her latest startup (Career Path Media, LLC), Pavlina is changing the way Millennials and Gen Zs view success, take care of themselves, and unlock their potential.


Millennials and Gen Zs are the future. They are one of the strongest generations, not only in numbers but in their impact on the world. Pavlina, a Gen Z herself, is determined to support these generations as they change the world.

Pavlina has spent over a decade making a name for herself in media, earning executive titles, and achieving more success in 24 years than most people achieve in their lifetimes… and now she’s sharing her secrets with you! Through her hundreds of interviews, she has gathered lessons, experiences, and suggestions from successful people of every generation, and she’s analyzed this information, combined it with her own experiences, and created a tangible blueprint for the younger generations.

20 Things Every Motivated 20-Something Should Know is a book for the Millennials and Gen Zs to dive into today. Through topics like motivation, money, mindset, grit, and success, Pavlina outlines how readers can unlock their unique talents, tap into their greatness, and impact our world.

“Commitment is the framework to your house of success”