Thursday, June 24, 2010

6/24 - Florence Henderson, Kristina Vanni, Katie Brown, Patrick Olsen,

Prior to joining, Olsen was the Page One editor of the Chicago Tribune, managing editor of the Tribune's RedEye and also worked at the LA Times. The 2010 list of Top Cars Made in America unveils which cars are the “most American.” The list takes into account the where the car is assembled, the percentage of the car’s parts that are made here in the US and aligns it with the amount of cars sold here. Patrick Olsen,’s Editor in Chief will reveal the new list of the Top 10 American Made Cars – just in time for the Fourth of July holiday.
Kristina Vanni  -  Summer Entertaining
As a “Budget Diva” it is my mission to discover ways to live large without breaking the bank. I am dedicated to finding ways to cut costs but never sacrificing style. Here you will find recipes, tips and tricks to living well while spending less! For more information about my culinary background, check out . Known for being a “Budget Diva,” Kristina’s mission is to discover ways to live large without breaking the bank. She is dedicated to finding ways to cut costs but never sacrificing style. Visit Kristina’s blog for recipes, tips and tricks to living well while spending less
Florence Henderson - “America’s Most Visionary Mom”
Florence Henderson, multi-talented actress, talk show host, performer, producer, recording artist, author, Broadway veteran, and philanthropist, has had an outstanding career on film, in television and on stage. Her enthusiasm, professionalism, commitment to quality and craftsmanship, has made Ms. Henderson one of the most respected and well-liked performers of our time. Her charitable endeavors are just as intrinsic to her life; she is able to successfully balance her professional and personal dreams, while allowing others the opportunity to grow educationally and spiritually. Florence Henderson is recognized nationwide as one of the top leading spokespersons, and was featured in a Super Bowl commercial for Pepsi Light, which became one of the highest rated commercials in Super Bowl History. She was rated #5 out of 10 top television endorsers by THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, based on consumer appeal, and a career built on trust and talent. In addition to her Television commitments, Ms. Henderson maintains a busy schedule performing in concert and doing personal appearances, and is in demand as a motivational speaker, who incorporates music into her presentations. “America’s Most Visionary Mom”, Florence Henderson, is available to talk about her recent experience with cataracts and diminishing sight, and the common, corrective surgery that enabled her to improve her vision and overall quality of life! Her experience inspired her to become involved in this educational initiative.  Station Note: This segment is brought to you by Crystalens.
Celebrity Chef Katie Brown - "What’s More American than Apple Pie?"
Author of five books and Host of The Katie Brown Workshop on PBS, chef and lifestyle expert Katie Brown made a name for herself by cooking, gardening and crafting into homes and hearts across the country. She is the author of Katie Brown’s Outdoor Entertaining: Taking the Party Outside , Katie Brown Celebrates: Simple and Spectacular Parties All Year Round and Katie Brown’ s Weekends,: Making the Most of Your Two Treasured Days, among others Often referred to as the next Martha Stewart, Katie’s unique yet simple ideas have earned her appearances on The Today Show and local morning shows around the country. She has also been featured in Redbook, Country Home, Woman’s World, House & Garden, among other notable publications.  Celebrity chef and expert entertainer, Katie Brown, has joined forces with SPLENDA® Sweetener as its resident “SPLENDA® Signature Chef.” Through a year-long integrated marketing campaign celebrating America’s Favorite No Calorie Sweetener, the brand will collaborate with Brown to spread the word about how Americans can use SPLENDA® Sweetener Products in more ways than they ever imagined.