Gabi Gregg

*MTV has cemented its embrace of social media with the announcement of its first “Twitter Jockey.”

Gabi Gregg, 23, makes network history after winning the position Sunday night following a nationwide vote.

The Detroit native and Chicago resident will report on pop culture news using Twitter, Facebook, blogs and MTV’s website.

Founder of the fashion blog Young, Fat and Fabulous, Gregg graduated from Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts in 2008, where she studied international relations and African-American studies.