Taboo Talk radio show featuring Lady Charmaine Day www.ladycharmaineday.com
Guest speaker Christopher Cathcart
About Christopher Cathcart.
Christopher D. Cathcart is a renowned branding and public relations expert with more
than 30 years experience across a host of professional and non-profit arenas. He is also a
published author, inspirational public speaker, college professor and proud advocate of
our Historically Black Colleges and Universities. One of his latest projects is HBCU
Experience – The Book, a collection of essays celebrating the Black college experience he co-
edited with Howard University professor Tia C.M. Tyree, Ph.D.
A graduate of Howard University's School of Communications, Cathcart has excelled as
a key PR executive at some of the world's leading media and entertainment companies,
including CNN/Turner Broadcasting, Motown Records and Warner Bros. Television. In
1995, the New Jersey native launched OneDiaspora Group, a communications consulting
firm, where he serves as president and founder.
Over many years as a PR pro, Cathcart has worked with such icons as Stevie Wonder, Jill Scott, Queen Latifah,
Boyz II Men, the Temptations, Brenda Russell and Take 6, as well as many other talented
performers. Through his work as a media trainer, he has helped improve the interview
skills of well over 60 recording artists, as well as leading businesspersons and political
As a speaker, Cathcart has addressed a broad variety of audiences, from students of all
levels to industry professionals and non-profit groups. Additionally, he serves as an adjunct
professor for both Syracuse University and California State University/Northridge,
teaching communications courses.
Cathcart lives in Los Angeles where he serves as chair of the LA Bison college fair/
recruitment committee, proudly representing his alma mater at a host of events
throughout the region. For more information on Chris: