Media Professional, Writer, and Producer in Los Angeles, California
Hall of Famer Germany Kent is an American award-winning print and broadcast journalist, producer, activist, national bestselling author, and philanthropist.
Kent's work has garnered national and international media and she has appeared across all mediums (TV, radio, print, online) and has been profiled as a national authority featured or interviewed in Fast Company, Bloomberg, Inc. Magazine, Hartford Business, HuffPost, The Dallas Morning News, Herald Tribune, Yahoo! News, Forbes, and many others. Guest appearances on national radio and TV include: NPR, Money Matters Radio, iHeart Radio, the CW, CBS, NBC, ABC and FOX news.
As an accomplished executive producer, reporter and writer, Kent has experience in front of and behind the camera. The multimedia journalist and celebrity host has interviewed hundreds of prominent entertainers, athletes, politicians, and newsmakers.
Kent is a noted anti-bullying/cyberbulling activist and advocate for youth empowerment. She has also become a voice for digital branding, and online etiquette. In 2015, Kent was named one of the Top 100 Individuals and Brands in social media marketing. The media maven uses her campaign "You Are What You Tweet," which shares the same name of her international award-winning book, to educate people about online etiquette, branding, and digital marketing.
In 2017, Kent was selected by Soledad O'Brien as a panelist to speak to youth about branding at the annual PowerHERful Conference in Atlanta, co-sponosred by The Sara Blakely Foundation.
Kent is also a multitalented SAG-AFTRA actress and model who has achieved commercial and print success appearing in advertisements for Nike, Target, Verizon, Dove, Coca-Cola, Coors Light, Pepsi, Budweiser, Carrier and AT&T, to name a few. She most recently starred in a national commerical for eHarmony. Kent has loaned her voice to Disney and has been cast in many TV spots for the global brand, including multiple commercials for the Disneyland Resort, Disney Destinations, and the Disney Aulani Resort in Hawaii.
The Mississippi native is a recipient of multiple prestigious Lifetime Achievement and Trailblazer Awards. In 2017, she was recognized with a Lifetime Community Service Award from Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
In 2019, Kent was honored in our nation's capital at the National Press Club with a prestigious Sigma Delta Chi Award from the Society of Professional Journalists for excellence in journalism.