• 00:21

    Writer/Director Yvonne Pierre discusses the RISE Awards on Conversations LIVE

    in Current Events

    Host Cyrus Webb welcomes writer/director Yvonne Pierre to Conversations LIVE to discuss this year's RISE Awards which will honor and celebrate the accomplishments of advocates with Down Syndrome.

  • 00:53

    Ep97: The Mind, Body and Spirit Connection with Dee Doanes

    in Health

    The Yvonne Pierre Show welcomes Dee Doanes, an alternative/Holistic Health Advocate, Writer, and Marketing Expert.  She is the founder and editor-in-chief of Health Plus Style (www.healthplusstyle.com), an alternative health lifestyle blog.  Doanes is passionate about spreading the philosophy of the body, mind, and spirit connection. Her motto is, “Be free, be open, be happy!” 


    Doanes also is a published writer and has an extensive background in marketing. She enjoys leading workshops, seminars, retreats, and public speaking.


    Doanes is active in many charities including being a board member of The Action Not Words Project. She has conducted youth poetry workshops for the Atlanta Writers Club Youth Writing Camp, and is the former co-chair of the Writing in the Schools Program for Georgia Writers.


    In her spare time you can find Doanes growing organic vegetables in her garden, fitness training, gourmet cooking, photographing nature, and traveling the world. 

  • 00:24

    Ep92: Coping with Holiday Stress with Thomas Gagliano

    in Family

    The Yvonne Pierre Show welcomes back Thomas Gagliano, Life Coach and Author of "The Problem was Me."  Tom is a highly motivated successful entrepreneur with a proven track record in small business ventures. While working in the garment industry for the past 25 years, he carved out a leadership position for Quick Bias Binding Inc., a service company in Brooklyn. During that time, Tom also has been a high profile leader in addiction and self-help therapy. He has helped develop unique methods and procedures which have helped numerous institutions and individuals in the greater New York area. Having been featured as a key note speaker at a number of meetings and conferences in New Jersey, Tom has become a regular on the speaking circuit. He purchased and developed Chazz Realty and also owns T.S. Binding, LLC, a consulting firm. Tom has a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and Master’s Degree in Social Work.  For more info, visit http://www.theproblemwasme.com 

  • 00:16

    Ep101: Stepping Out of My Comfort Zone (Final Episode)

    in Motivation

    Typically, Yvonne has a guest on to have a one-on-one conversation, but this episode will be done slightly different.  This is the final episode of The Yvonne Pierre Show and Yvonne wanted to take time to say thank you. The shows will continue to be available on-demand.  Please continue to support the previous guests on www.blogtalkradio.com/ypierre and www.ypierre.com.  For more information about Yvonne Pierre visit www.ypierre.com.  Also, stay connected with her on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and various other social networks, visit www.about.me/ypierre.  


    Thank you and be blessed!

  • 01:01

    Angela Interviews Yvonne Pierre

    in Women

    In recognition of Down Syndrome Awareness month, Angela interviews mommy expert and  advocate Yvonne Pierre. Join us as we discuss this most important topic.

  • 00:17

    Ep88: Faith-Based Filmmaking with Audrey Thomas

    in Film

    The Yvonne Pierre Show welcomes Ms. Audrey T. Thomas, the Founder and CEO of “Kingdomwood Christian Film Festival” (KCFF), based in Atlanta, GA.  KCFF made its debut in 2008, to serve as non-profit enterprise designed to showcase films and filmmakers that promote, educate and inspire faith-based values.  When Ms. Thomas started this venture her primary goal for KCFF was to encourage filmmakers, as well as those aspiring to hold this distinction, to write, produce and direct Christian films that minister to families and communities.  In addition to cinematic showcases, she saw an avenue for developing the talent of aspiring filmmakers.  Her vision for KCFF is to offer films of faith workshops, editing instructions, and distribution opportunities for aspiring filmmakers who would normally not have the opportunity to acquire this valuable insight into the industry of making films.  For more information about Ms. Audrey T. Thomas and Kingdomwood Christian Film Festival, visit www.Kingdomwood.com

  • 00:33

    Ep91: Turn Your Passion into Profits with CeCe Clark

    in Entrepreneur

    The Yvonne Pierre Show welcomes CeCe Clark an entrepreneur, speaker and author of the upcoming book After the Fall:  Creating Success in the Face of Failure (Barrett-Kohler, 2014).  CeCe shares the lessons she learned after her real estate firm failed in 2009, leaving her severely depressed, $2 million in debt and 50 pounds overweight.  More importantly, CeCe reveals the system she designed and used to pick herself up and create two new successful international consulting businesses less than 36 months later.  With a strong background in sales, marketing and personal development, CeCe helps entrepreneurs crystalize their dream, put a system to it and then monetize it.  As a result of working with CeCe, entrepreneurs learn to build the dream business that supports their dream life.  

  • 00:28

    Ep90: Healing from Betrayal and Abuse with Inez Reilly

    in Motivation

    The Yvonne Pierre Show welcomes back Inez Reilly, a survivor who turned her tragic past into a life of empowering others. Her difficult past began after she was abandoned as a baby by her mom who was a heroin addict. As a writer, Inez has been gifted with grace and the gift of a vivid imagination that enables her to create interesting subject matters for her books. Because she has overcome many obstacles she is passionate about sharing, inspiring and entertaining through her work. She is a loving mom of four wonderful children and three energetic grandchildren. Inez is a native New Yorker who currently resides in Richmond, VA. Inez Reilly is an author, counselor, teacher, mentor, minister and life coach to many. For more information, visit http://inezreilly.wix.com/iamsproperty

  • 00:47

    Ep96: Discrimination and Disabled Profiling with Leroy Moore, Jr.

    in Politics

    The Yvonne Pierre Show welcome Leroy F. Moore Jr. a black writer, poet, hip-hop music lover, community activist and feminist with a physical disability, Cerebral Palsy (CP). He has been sharing his perspective on identity, race & disability for the last thirteen years or so. His work began in London, England where he discovered a Black Disabled Movement which help led to the creation of his lecture series; 'On the Outskirts: Race & Disability. Leroy is Co-founder of the Sins Invalid performance project and its Community Relations Director.  Leroy is also a contributing writer and performer for many Sins Invalid shows.  He is also the creator of Krip-Hop Nation and produced Krip-Hop Mixtape Series.  With Binki wio of Germany and Lady MJ of the UK started what is now known as Mees with Disabilities, an international movement.  Leroy formed one of the first organizations for people of color with disabilities in the San Francisco Bay area that lasted five years.  He is associated with the National Black Disability Coalition.  Leroy was Co Host of a radio show in San Francisco at KPOO 89.5 FM, Berkeley at KPFA 94.1 FM.  Since 1992 Leroy has write for the San Francisco Bayview Newspaper.    He has studied, worked and lectured in the field of race and disability concerning blues, hip-hop, and social justice issues in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada and South Africa. Leroy is one of the leading voices around police brutality and wrongful incarceration of people with disabilities and has studied, worked and lectured in the field of race and disability concerning blues, hip-hop, and social justice issues in the US, UK, Canada and the Netherlands. Leroy has won many awards for his advocacy.  For more information about Krip-Hop Nation or Leroy Moore, visit http://poormagazine.org/krip_hop also check him out on Facebook at  https://www.Facebook.com/LeroyFMooreJr

  • 00:33

    Ep93: Keys to a Successful Wedding with Tynisha Barnett

    in Women

    The Yvonne Pierre Show welcomes Tynisha “Tye” Barnett, the owner of “A Stepp Above Weddings and Events” an Atlanta, GA based company that provides full, partial and day of planning services that creates occasions that last a lifetime. Tye's company motto is "We Run While You Rest". Her passion for wedding planning began in 2004. The excitement of a new beginning for couples as they begin their life's journey as one is what drives Tye to creating a memorable day.  She is  compassionate about providing her clients with an experience that minimizes their stress so they can celebrate with the love, joy, peace and happiness they deserve.  Tye also coordinates proposals, Out of State and destination weddings. For more information, visit http://asteppabovenine.webs.com/


    Happy Planning

  • 00:26

    Ep89: Raising Kings with Yvette Ayana Broughton

    in Youth

    The Yvonne Pierre Show welcomes Yvette Ayana Broughton an experienced, award winning content producer with over 10 years of experience in the entertainment and non-profit sector. She is the owner and CEO of Purple Sky Entertainment, a limited liability company based in Atlanta, GA that produces morally constructive content, creating campaigns that blend faith, conversation and culture for social change. The Raising Kings Project is our first social change initiative.  Before starting Purple Sky Entertainment, she served as V. P. of Production for Atlanta based cable network the Black Family Channel (BFC). There she oversaw original production for BFC and worked alongside Robert Townsend Productions. She served as executive producer for all of the network’s original comedy, entertainment and children’s programming including teen talk show Lisa Knight and the Roundtable, which tied with the Disney Channel’s That’s So Raven, earning BFC its first NAMIC Vision Award. She was also responsible for the development of critically acclaimed poetry show Spoken hosted by Apollo Legend Jessica Care Moore. 


     


    She currently serves as Producer for an international broadcast ministry. She is experienced in field, studio and live event production. She has traveled to South Africa, Brazil and recently Haiti to cover the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake.  Yvette is a member of NAMIC (National Association of Multi-Ethnicity in Communications), the World Affairs Council, and a graduate of the United Way’s VIP Non Profit Board Training Program.  For more information, visit www.RaisingKings.tv


     

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