Gabi Gregg, the fashion head behind the amazing plus-size style blog Young, Fat and Fabulous is MTV’s new Twitter Jocky. The 23 year-old Detroit native won the music network’s “Follow Me: The Search for the Firs MTV TJ” on Sunday at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in Brookyn, New York.

Gabi was one of 20 final picks chosen by MTV for a $100,000 contract to become the network’s social media representative.

The new MTV TJ says, “My main goal is to really connect with the audience,” Gabi whose Twitter handle is @gabifresh
told MTV. “I don’t want to be the same as the MTV Twitter, I want to keep it personable and keep in touch with the followers. I want to give them a voice.”

Gabi won by popular vote during every elimination round. MTV lovers can follow the new winner @MTVTJ.

Our congrats to Gabi! We’ll be following you!

  • Fox

    I just read this on essence.com & I got excited again seeing it here. She really is fabulous. Her blog is great. This is inspiring me to get my “go-getta” mentality on. She’s doing what she loves and it’s taking her places!

  • Miss Jae

    Gabi is TheBomb.com! Her sense of style is wicked & fierce!

  • sloane

    yay. i love her and her website is cool.

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  • Tonja K

    I am sooo happy to have discovered you while watching the today show. You are a wonderful role-model! Thank you!

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