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  • 00:29

    Brian Thornton "Brian G Thornton Designs"

    in Design

    Brian Thornton is principal and owner of Brian G Thornton Designs. BGTD is a design and consulting studio for hospitality, commercial, retail and residential design. His designs for Pinnacle Entertainment, Marriott, Hilton and Goldman Sachs properties are noteworthy. Thornton’s Studio is currently working for DiamondRock Hospitality on several of their holdings, as well. Thornton has also led design for:  MGM’s Design Group, RTKL, H. Chambers, and Gensler, where his designs led to multiple AIA and IIDA awards. 


    Thornton is an industrial designer with patented plumbing fixtures he created with Pfister® faucets, seating, softgoods, custom lighting casegoods for Marriott in Honolulu, Aruba and Sonoma, CA. Roles such as architect, interior architect and designer have led to discoveries and experience in lighting challenges and solutions. He has created over fifty custom lighting designs primarily for every project he’s touched in his 35 year career.


    He has designed and or renovated some of the iconic retail and public spaces around the country including the rewrite of the criteria for Pelli’s Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport while at Gensler DC. And the 107 Lounge, atop of the Stratosphere Tower, Las Vegas.


    He is a prolific reader and writer, and this year joined the editorial staff of BLVDs Magazine with their 2015 launch of their Home |Design spinoff. He is a graduate and former visiting professor in Architecture from Hampton University in Virginia.  He has lectured at his alma mater, UMCP, Carnegie Mellon and Howard Universities and the Art Institute in Las Vegas. Thornton has been a guest on HGTV’s “Bang for Your Buck” one of their popular series. He resides in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

  • 01:03

    Otha Thornton, President, National PTA, Speaks Out!!

    in Lifestyle

    Yes, Otha Thornton, President, National PTA, speaks out tonight about the importance of engaging males in key education issues that create an environment where students are motivated to achieve! 100 Black Men of America members have created an alliance (PTA MORE) dedicated to raising the level of engagement between students and the important men in their lives.


    Otha Thornton is the first African American male to preside as president of the National PTA.  His education, professional experience, and family commitment enhance his leadership. Thornton received his bachelor’s degree in urban studies from Morehouse College and a master’s degree in communications from Michigan Technological University. He is a senior operations analyst with General Dynamics in Fort Stewart, Georgia.


    http://www.pta.org/


    https://twitter.com/NationalPTA


    https://www.facebook.com/ParentTeacherAssociation


    https://www.youtube.com/user/nationalpta


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=18&v=-S08Xi24p7c


    http://onevoice.pta.org/

  • 00:30

    Robert Thornton Discusses IDEA's 2015 Conference

    in Energy

    In the United States, we have enjoyed the luxury of consistent energy flow. However, mass power loss is something many parts of the world experience on a regular basis. Storms like Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Sandy, really emphasized our need to focus on the future of energy. Energy remains a global issue and one that calls for innovation as well as collaboration.


    IDEA2015 is an international forum shaping the next generation of energy for cities, bringing together experienced global industry leaders from across North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East to discuss and debate the state and the future of energy.


    In this segment of the Clean Energy View, which is a special series produced by The Organic View Radio Network, host, June Stoyer will talk to Mr. Robert Thornton, President and Chief Executive Officer of the International District Energy Association about the upcoming IDEA2015! Stay tuned!


    Today’s show is sponsored by RamVPN.com, the leading provider of next-generation online anonymity and VPN security solutions.  Their architecture is unique, tamper-safe, and 100% guaranteed.  They even accept BitCoin! Listeners of The Organic View Radio show can receive a special discount by using the coupon code orgview! Enjoy a 15% off discount for 3 month and 6 month personal plans.

  • 00:59

    A Closer Look At The Death of Sandra Bland

    in News

    The recent tragic death of Sandra Bland in Texas has generated a lot of questions and confusion. Some are outraged by the claim that the 28-year-old committed suicide. Your national award-winning family radio talk show Let's Talk America with Host Shana Thornton will present an in-depth discussion about the incident. Top legal analyst Beth Karas and commentator Lisa Durden join the show for one very timely conversation. Do tell a friend. 


     


    Let's Talk America with Host Shana Thornton offers news talk with substance. #LTA 


     


    www.letstalkamericawithshanathornton.com 

  • 00:15

    Kendra Thornton on Transformed Traveler Show

    in Lifestyle

    Kendra Thornton has been packing her bags and traveling the world since she visited the Bahamas at 3 months old. She comes from a family of travel agents and founded Thornton Public Relations LLC in April 2005 in an effort to bring strategic and low cost public relations to start-up and established travel, consumer and technology companies. Ms. Thornton also appears regularly as a travel expert on ABC, CBS, NBC and CW affiliates across the country to share travel trends, tips and deals with millions of viewers every year.


    When it comes to summer vacations, everybody loves the beach, right?  But beyond that, men and women have very different thoughts when it comes to their big getaway.  Travel expert Kendra Thornton has details of a new Choice Hotels survey of 1000 US adults and what makes male and female trips so different.


    Summer is the time when most of us will hit the road to reunite with friends and family for some good, old fashioned leisure travel.


     


    But a new survey indicates that men and women have very different thoughts when it comes to their big getaway.


     


    Travel expert Kendra Thornton joins us now from the Cambria hotels & suites in Washington, DC with details on what makes the male and female approach to traveling so different.


     


    1)    Tell us more about this survey and what are some examples of how men and women approach our vacations differently?


     


    2)    What are the most popular and least popular destinations across the board?


     


    3)    What are the must-haves for folks planning a trip?


     


    4)    What are the biggest pet peeves for travelers?


     

  • 00:34

    On - Air Radio Personality Shana Thornton return to Good Deeds Dr. Renee Sunday

    in Motivation

    Do dreams come true? Will your purpose come to pass? These questions will be answered during this episode.  


    Good Deeds presents celebrated and award-winning columnist, blogger, and radio talk show host Shana Thornton advocates Dr. Martin Luther King’s famous and memorable quote- "Intelligence plus character-that is the true goal of education." Shana personally believes that upholding positive and encouraging character enhances not only the individual but society as a whole. Shana believes that women and men alike can be empowered by relevant and moving conversation. Her radio talk show aims to address timely issues. Through her platform, Shana encourages the discovery of viable solutions to many issues affecting the community. Let's Talk America with Host Shana Thornton was recently recognized with the Excellency In Journalism Award from the NAACP. Shana is very active in the community. She is a proud member of Shiloh Baptist Church, a past President of Toastmasters, an active mentor with Big Brothers, Big Sisters of America, a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, and the current Chairperson of Public Relations for the Henry County NAACP. She is also the current Chairperson for the 2014 Freedom Fund Scholarship Program. Shana also holds membership with the Atlanta Association of Black Journalists. In her spare time, she performs with the popular Shiloh Players Acting Group and leads an innovative group of young women titled Emerging Women. She is a dedicated wife and mother. Shana Thornton loves God, her family, and the community. She enjoys being inspired by others. Shana’s personal motto is “Live this life with the passion to make a difference!”

  • 00:22

    Recording Artist Carl Thornton introduces #BREATHLESS on #ConversationsLIVE

    in Entertainment

    Host Cyrus Webb welcomes back recording artist Carl Thornton to #ConversationsLIVE to discuss his musical journey since the single GET UP was released and what it's been like to see the response to the new single BREATHLESS.

  • 00:59

    "We CAN have DELIVERANCE from Depression"! featuring Thurman B Thornton II

    in Self Help

    The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. (Psalm 34:18)


    The Bible shows that DEPRESSION can strike ANYONE!!  .Depression can set in on a person at the DROP of a dime!!!


    But GOD is TRULY a HEALER!


    Our VERY SPECIAL GUEST----- 2014 PrayzeFactor People’s Choice Award Nominee & Finalist.......2014 Rhythm of Gospel Award Winner for Contemporary Male Artist of The Year.....Thurman B. Thornton II is coming to "BonaFide Talk"


    He will be sharing his story


     

  • 01:00

    Guest:Kelli Jones/Costume Designer/Sons of Anarchy/Homefront

    in Movies

    With Straight Outta Compton, Kelli Jones has cemented herself as the go-to Costume Designer for gritty, realistic depictions of television and feature films’ most compelling characters and genres. After getting her start on season two of the critically-acclaimed FX series The Shield, Kelli was tapped to develop the look that sparked a fashion phenomenon with the wildly popular biker gang drama Sons of Anarchy. Through Sons, Kelli not only brought unquestionable sex appeal to the characters, but also garnered a Costume Designer’s Guild nomination in the prestigious “Best Contemporary Costume Design” category. In a true testament to the populatiy of her original looks and style, she even developed a Sons Of Anarchy clothing and jewelry line that is sold directly to fans on the FX Network’s website. These signature designs and point-of-view were not lost on the producers of the motion picture thriller  Homefront, who picked her to create the looks for stars Jason Statham & James Franco, Winona Ryder and Kate Bosworth. Additionally, Kelli has she designed for such feature films as Chrystal starring Billy Bob Thornton, Four Reasons starring Josh Lucas and Radha Mitchell and Isolation, for Sons of Anarchy Director Stephen Kay. Jones’ other successful television credits include Hawaii, North Shore, Standoff, Women's Murder Club, Memphis Beat, Parks and Recreation, Franklin & Bash and several television pilots including Star-Crossed for the CW network and the groundbreaking Fox series The Following. You can email your questions to 123filmeasy@gmail.com or follow us on Twitter @123Film

  • 03:13

    Everything w/Kathy B, Taisha Nowell-Brown, Thurman Thornton II, Everett Drake

    in Entertainment

    Source Nation!  We're having a HolyGhost Good Time in the studio today. Join us LIVE today at 2 EST as Kathy B welcomes 3 dynamic talents into the studio to share their music and upcoming projects.


    2:15-Taisha Nowell-Brown


    3:15 Thurman Thornton II


    4:15 Everett Drake


    Call in and be a part of the conversation at 619-0933.  You've heard it here from your favorite radio station, Source Radio Network.

  • 00:52

    Exclusive Coverage of the Charleston Church Shooting

    in News

    Your award-winning national family radio talk show Let's Talk America with Host Shana Thornton will present a special edition of the program spotlighting the recent fatal attack on Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina.  Popular media legal analyst Beth Karas joins the show to dissect the approaching legal case against the perpetrator Dylann Roof. This important conversation is for every member of the community. Join us on Tuesday night at 7:30 EDT.  


     


    Please visit www.letstalkamericawithshanathornton.com. Thank you for tuning in. #LTA