Episode 19: 90 Day Fiancé Host and Emmy Award Winning Shaun Robinson goes in-depth with Matthew Mayer on the Going Solo Podcast

Emmy Award Winning Journalist, Shaun Robinson, shares her remarkable career, with Matthew Mayer of The Going Solo Podcast. Robinson brings us along her inspiring journey from Detroit, Michigan to Hollywood. From hosting 16 years on NBC’s Access Hollywood to hosting one of the most popular shows on TV today – 90 Day Fiance. From breaking barriers to always giving back, excited to share our fun conversation coming soon on the Going Solo Podcast. Robinson’s story is both one of leading the way and inspiration. She is the CEO of S.H.A.U.N Foundation for Girls, https://www.shaunfoundationforgirls.org, which was created to help girls and young women have access to opportunities that they need to succeed in life.

Always a professional, with an unstoppable drive to push forward, enjoy this fun conversation with Mayer and Robinson on The Going Solo Podcast

More About Shaun Robinson via Wikipedia: Robinson’s career began in Detroit at WGPR-TV (now WWJ-TV), the first African-American owned television station in the U.S. After that Robinson was a medical reporter and weekend anchor for WISN-TV in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where her series on women and cancer garnered her an Associated Press award. She also served as host of the daily talk show Milwaukee’s Talking. Robinson later joined newly formed KEYE-TV in Austin, Texas, in 1995, as a reporter and anchor where her series “Profiles in Power”, focusing on women who made an impact in Central Texas, earned Robinson an American Women in Radio and Television award. In 1999, she started working as a weekend anchor and correspondent for Access Hollywood, a job that eventually lasted for 16 years. Before joining Access Hollywood, Robinson was a reporter and anchor for WSVN-TV in Miami, Florida. During her tenure there, Robinson anchored coverage of both the Clinton impeachment hearings and of Hurricane George, which devastated the Florida Keys. She traveled to Oklahoma to profile survivors of the Oklahoma City bombing.

She filled in for Meredith Vieira on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire for the week of June 8–12, 2009. She has contributed reports to television shows NBC Nightly News and Today. In October 2010, Robinson was a guest star on a celebrity edition episode of the game show Don’t Forget the Lyrics. She played and won $10,000 for her selected charity, Girls, Inc. Robinson co-hosted the NBC coverage of the Tournament of Roses Parade with Al Roker in 2011 and 2012.[1] She has provided coverage for the Academy Awards, Golden Globes, Emmy Awards and Grammy Awards.[1] In 2016, Robinson began hosting Tell All specials for TLC’s 90 Day Fiancé and its spin-offs.[4] In 2019, Robinson landed the role of Kris Kensington on BET’s Games People Play.[4] In February 2020, Forbes published an article about Robinson as part of the magazine’s an ongoing series “The Secrets of Successful Women.”[4] Her first book titled Exactly As I Am: Celebrated Women Share Candid Advice with Today’s Girls on What it Takes to Believe in Yourself was published on March 31, 2009, by Ballantine Books. The book of motivational advice and anecdotes presents quotes and stories from role models notable for confidence, determination and generosity. The book inspires girls to find their inner strength, become confident, and believe in themselves.

More About Matthew Mayer: Matthew Mayer is a #1 Billboard Charting Artist and Two-Time Telly Award Winner. In recent years, Matthew’s music has become synonymous with the explosion of viral online content and music streaming. From his 2022 album ‘Piano Lullabies’ quickly amassing more than 60 million streams on Amazon Music, to his latest hit ‘When Flowers Grew Wild’ being used in over 90 Thousand Instagram Reels, Mayer’s piano music is vast. Having experienced first hand the journey of a small town pianist turned international performer, Matthew has dedicated much of his life to the genre of solo piano, and helping other independent artists shine in the process. From developing and teaching a first of its kind course (The Business of Music) at his alma mater to founding SoloPiano.com – an online platform dedicated to celebrating and promoting the largest collection of independent solo piano artists (Over 450 Artists Worldwide) – Matthew continues to dedicate himself to spreading the timeless magic of solo piano music and interviewing some of the most creative people around the world.

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Episode 16: Emmy Winning Celebrity Film/TV Host Tony Potts Goes In-Depth with Matthew Mayer

Tony Potts is an Emmy Award Winning, Film & TV Personality and Celebrity Host whose career has spanned from humble Washington beginnings to being a 12 year host on NBC’s Worldwide Entertainment Show Access Hollywood https://www.instagram.com/accesshollywood/

Tony Potts’ expert guest appearances include CNN, MSNBC, FOX, HLN, NBC, The Today Show, ABC, Good Morning America and, in Europe, the BBC and RTL. He has appeared in films including Ransom with Mel Gibson, and TV including the season two finale of CSI: Miami, playing a helicopter pilot. He also played himself on several episodes of the FX series Dirt, which starred Courteney Cox.

Since his days interviewing the biggest celebrities across the globe, Potts grew his domain of media personality to a global media strategist. His projects including building a film company in Budapest to helping create a digital studio in Amsterdam for MTG, Modern Times Group. He has also been a part of companies like Ready, Set, Jet (Built by Shalini Vadhera). More Info: https://readysetjetofficial.com

On The Going Solo Podcast with Matthew Mayer, Tony shares personal stories, insights, and amazing experiences on how he manifested his dreams through hard work, opportunities, and never letting rejection dictate his path.

Per Wikipedia: Potts graduated from Humboldt State University with a B.A. in Journalism/Editorial Writing and a Minor in Radio/Television. By the time Potts was 31 years old, he was hosting Good Day New York on WNYW and then moved from New York City to Los Angeles in 1997 after signing a one-year talk show development deal with ABC/Buena Vista Television, and eventually joining NBC with a 12 year run hosting on worldwide entertainment show, Access Hollywood.

On February 16, 2007, Potts won the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game Most Valuable Player award, as Potts scored 14 points and had 8 rebounds as the West defeated the East 40–21.

The Going Solo Podcast with Matthew Mayer brings personal conversations with amazing people from all walks of life. From Award Winning Authors to Grammy Winning Producers: From Worldwide TV Personalities to the hometown budding artist, Matthew Mayer has small town talk with notable people across the globe.

Matthew Mayer is a #1 Billboard Charting Artist whose piano music has streamed tens of millions of times. From starting piano at age 12 in Canistota, South Dakota, Matthew’s music has become synonymous with the explosion of viral online content and music streaming. From his album ‘Piano Lullabies’ passing more than 50 million streams on Amazon Music, to his latest hit ‘When Flowers Grew Wild’ being used as the soundtrack to more than 80,000 Instagram Reels from creators across the world, Mayer’s music can be heard on all digital streaming platforms.

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