Tune In: #CleoTv Spotlights Bold Women Executives on All-New Episodes of Cleo Speaks Followed By Just Eats With Chef JJ And All Things Adrienne
CLEO TV features a lineup of all-new episodes sure to empower and entertain this Saturday, February 29.
First, CLEO SPEAKS spotlights two advocates working to impact the technology industry starting with Valeisha Butterfield-Jones, Google’s Global Head of Community and Inclusion, at 9 A.M. ET/8c followed by Janaye Ingram, Director of National Partnerships for Airbnb, at 9:15 A.M ET/8:15C.
CLEO SPEAKS: VALEISHA BUTTERFIELD-JONES AT 9 A.M. ET/8C
At the intersection of empowerment, technology and world change, Valeisha Butterfield-Jones is a force to be reckoned with. Among her many hats she is a wife, a mom, the Global Head of Community and Inclusion for Google and the co-founder and CEO of the Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network (WEEN).
Motivated by an encounter with then Sen. Barack Obama, she later became the 2012 National Youth Vote Director for President Obama’s re-election campaign and was instrumental in delivering one of the highest youth voter turnouts in American history. Then, as Deputy Director of Public Affairs for International Trade in the U.S. Department of Commerce, Valeisha led community engagement efforts targeting minority and women-owned businesses. In this eye-opening episode, Valeisha shares her inspiration, how her work has made an impact, and what it means to be a Black woman in America today.
CLEO SPEAKS: JANAYE INGRAM AT 9:15 A.M. ET/8:15C
Touted as an “impressive leader” by First Lady Michelle Obama, Janaye Ingram has devoted her career to empowering people and creating change.
As Director of National Partnerships for Airbnb, Janaye helps connect Airbnb with organizations and communities throughout the US. Christened a face of the new civil rights movement, Janaye began her career in advocacy at the National Action Network (NAN), where she planned the 50th anniversary of MLK’s iconic March on Washington, and served as a founder of the Women’s March, Inc. and Head of Logistics for the Women’s March on Washington and a lead organizer for global actions. In this conversation, Janaye discusses her journey, her nonprofits in New York and New Jersey and her road to success.
CLEO SPEAKS is produced by Ruby Red Inc., with Gina Holland and Martine Charles serving as Executive Producers. Jason Ryan is the Executive Producer in Charge of Production for TV One; Donyell McCullough is Senior Director of Talent & Casting; and Robyn Green Arrington is Vice President of Original Programming and Production.
Next, JUST EATS WITH CHEF JJ host a dinner party for guests including Singer Leela James, Supermodel Afiya Bennett and Fitness Trainer LLoyd Dickenson at 12 P.M. ET/ 11C.
R&B singer Leela James, Super Model Afiya Bennett and her fiancé Fitness Trainer Lloyd Dickenson stop by for a dinner party treat. Chef JJ loves to entertain, and he has just the right recipes to pull off a casual or formal dinner party that you can dish up in no time at all. Chef JJ excites the palate with a “Fizzy Bourbon,” a sparkling blood orange cocktail that touches all the taste buds, followed by a hearty cornbread stuffed Cornish Hen recipe cooked to perfection. The savory plate is served up with a brussel sprout pomegranate side dish packed with flavor.
JUST EATS WITH CHEF JJ is produced by Powerhouse Productions, with Rochelle Brown and Sonia Armstead serving as Executive Producers. Jason Ryan is the Executive Producer in Charge of Production for TV One; Donyell McCullough is Senior Director of Talent & Casting; and Brigitte McCray is Senior Vice President of Original Programming and Production.
Rounding out the day, ALL THINGS ADRIENNE WITH ADRIENNE HOUGHTON at 1 P.M. ET/ 12C has a fun game of who knows Adrienne best between husband, Israel Houghton and mother Nilida Felix.
Things get hilariously competitive on this week’s episode of ALL THINGS ADRIENNE WITH ADRIENNE HOUGHTON as she quizzes her Mom and Husband in a game of “Who Knows Me Best” on an all-new episode this Saturday, February 29 at 1 P.M. ET/12C; encore at 11 P.M. ET/10C.
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