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Top 10 Influencers to follow in 2020

·4 min read

1. Jake Paul @JakePaul

Jake Paul is a YouTuber, former Disney star and musician. Paul first rose to fame on the video application VINE. Paul has nearly 20 million subscribers on YouTube alone more than 56M across all platforms and has more than 6 billion views online.

2. Shea Alderete @SheaRyannnnn

Shea Alderete is an all-American entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in the cannabis and action sports industry. Along with being a Creative brain behind some of California’s premier street brands, I.E. Affliction, Metal Mulisha and Osiris shoes, Shea was also a semi-professional baseball player. He has partnered with a unique FDA medical-grade device manufacturer that will usher in the future of metered cannabis dosage.

4. Zachary Lalwani @ProdigyCollections

Zachary Lalwani is an 18-year-old entrepreneur who isn’t your average teen! Founding a global clothing line ( Prodigy-Collections ) and global health and beauty store (Vogue-Styles) in less than a year.

With the help of a local team handling Prodigy’s social media, Leo Regan and Andres Montoya, Zach is able to double down and network with high-end entrepreneurs such as Zain Jan and Zishan Manji to achieve the “next level” for his companies. Having a strong local presence in San Jose, California – the heart of Silicon Valley – Zach continues to build his credibility among millennials with his entrepreneurship skills and establishing a “takeover”.

5. Nicolas Corsaro @FLXN

Nicolas Corsaro is a 23-year-old American business magnate and social media guru. He took a big step and moved to Los Angeles, California from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to launch his digital marketing startup business and personal brand. Nicolas has connected with 3,000 influencers and micro-celebrities, developing one of the most significant Instagram organic, verified engagement networks.

5. Armani Izadi @Izadi

Arman Izadi (Armani) is an American businessman, hospitality entrepreneur, viral social media influencer/event producer and creator of the Graffiti Mansion Project. Izadi became famous after a video of him spray painting his 10,000 square foot mansion went viral. Jake and Izadi now curate VIP events & viral activations and have their eyes set on boxing which will generate 10’s of millions of dollars and billions of views.

6. Dr Adarsh Vijay Mudgil @Dr_Mudgil

Dr Adarsh Vijay Mudgil is a dual board-certified dermatologist based in New York City. He is on the Mount Sinai School of Medicine teaching faculty and was selected as a Castle Connolly top doctor and a New York Super Doctor. He is finishing his first book, “LET’S GET IT! Hustle and Grind Your Way to Personal Empowerment.”

7. Doug Raible @PittsburghInvestor

Doug Raible the @PittsburghInvestor has become known throughout the Greater Pittsburgh region for his investment and financial expertise. His portfolio includes real estate, stocks, insurance contracts, mortgage notes, and multiple businesses. He is Co-founder of a full service independent financial firm Sterling Heights Financial Group with nearly 150 client accounts in their first two years of business. His long-term goal is to own 25+ companies to build his investments in the real estate and stock market.

8. Juris Bruvers @JurisBruvers

16-year-old Juris Bruvers, born in Riga — Latvia is one of the most promising Social Media Influencers! One of his biggest influences is the worldwide known Vera Von Monika. He mentors and motivates young entrepreneurs to achieve their goals, create eccentric projects and invest in themselves. He has helped many large shops in L.A. with marketing and advertising online.

9. Colin Heaney @IamColinHeaney

Colin Heaney, the native of Syracuse, New York, has always gone against the grain. Just in this year alone, Colin has rocked the online sales and marketing industry. From developing his own social media growth agency and training hundreds of people in sales, he is changing the game for many individuals.

10. Quinton Ramsey @Hustlyr


Quinton Ramsey moved to a small town just outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to launch his 7-figure digital marketing agency in Los Angeles, California. “The agency helps businesses, brands, and influencers grow on the Instagram platform using verified celebrities & micro-influencers. This year, Quinton has helped 1,250+ clients gain over five million Instagram followers. His strategies allow users posts to “trend” on the Explore Page feature of the platform, which has allowed viral gains for his clientele.