Pat O’Brien anchored interview program to launch on broadcast television
Los Angeles, CA (September 2, 2016) – “Business Rockstars”, the largest producer of video and audio entrepreneurial content, announced today an expansion into broadcast television. Anchored by veteran TV personality Pat O’Brien, the newly revamped daily interview show targets the 30 million entrepreneurs and “wantrepreneurs” interested in starting and growing a business. “Business Rockstars” will premiere on September 4, 2016 from 5pm-6pm in Los Angeles on KDOC TV and Houston on KUBE.
The pilot episode includes interviews with Trevor Pryce (Author and Creator of KULIPARI), Daymond John (“Shark Tank” Shark and CEO of FUBU/The Shark Group), and James Curleigh (Global President, Levi’s Brand). “Business Rockstars” can be seen on Time Warner Cable, Cox Cable, Verizon FiOS, AT&T U-verse, Charter Communications, Dish Network and DirecTV.
“We are thrilled to launch “Business Rockstars” on broadcast television and bring the worlds biggest CEO’s, disruptors, and entrepreneurs directly into your home,” said Steve Lehman, Chairman and Co-Founder of Business Rockstars. “This is the natural next step in our distribution plan and can’t wait to take the show to a whole new level.”
“Business Rockstars” partners and investors include Steve Lehman (Founder and former Chairman / CEO of Premiere Networks), Andy Schuon (President & Chief Executive Officer at Every Day Networks and Co-Founder of REVOLT TV with Sean “Diddy” Combs), and Thom Beers (Founder of BoBCat and Digiland, former CEO of FremantleMedia North America).
Pat O’Brien joins a team of hosts including 5 time Emmy award winning TV News Anchor Thuy Vu, Mark Lack (best selling Author and entrepreneur), along with correspondents Laurel Mintz (CEO of Elevate My Brand), Darren Kavinoky (“Investigation Discovery” host and superlawyer), Rachel McCord (Celebrity – The McCord List), James Sun (BBC TV’s Sun Tzu’s ART OF WAR), and Jessica Naziri (tech expert and content strategist).
Since its launch in 2013, “Business Rockstars” has shot over 900 episodes with over 2,800 interviews. Recent guests have included Michael Mondavi (Founder Mondavi Wines), Brian Liu (LegalZoom Chairman and Co-Founder), James Curleigh (Global President of Levi), Brian Lee (Honest Company CEO), Blake Mycoskie (founder, Tom’s Shoes), Pernille Lopez (former CEO IKEA North America), Jane Wurwand (CEO, Dermalogica), Scott Flanders (CEO, Playboy Enterprises), Bob McKnight (Chairman, Quiksilver), Kimbal Musk (Founder of The Kitchen Café and board member of Tesla, SpaceX, and Chipotle Mexican Grill).
“Business Rockstars” long-form show currently airs 2 hours daily, Monday thru Friday, from 1:00-3:00 PST. The show can be seen on TV in over 40 million households, 150 radio markets, live streaming, podcasting and social and digital platforms. Business Rockstars distributed on radio through network partners Sun Broadcast Group, BizTalk Radio, BizTV, and Radio America.
About Business Rockstars
Business Rockstars is the largest producer of audio and video content for entrepreneurs featuring Rockstar CEO’s, startups, & entrepreneurs. With Award-Winning content creators and influencers, we are Connecting & Growing A Community Of Entrepreneurs on Television, Radio, Podcasting & Social Media. Business Rockstars shows are produced from our Burbank studios, with remote video broadcast facilities in San Francisco through our strategic partner NASDAQ Private Market, and in New York Business Rockstars two hour daily radio show airs Nationally in 40 million TV households, 150 Radio Markets, Podcasting on Play.it, Digitally on iTunes, Tune In, Stitcher, and iHeart Radio. Business Rockstars has 650k+ Twitter followers.
Jenny Bloom, Jive PR + Digital