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Valerie Greenberg


VALERIE GREENBERG-On Air Lifestyle/Beauty Expert, TV Host and Confidence Boosting Connector Valerie Greenberg and her business model youvebeenVALidated provide confidence boosting tips and problem solving solutions to viewers all across the globe. Valerie has successfully been using broadcast as a medium to bring the latest trends to the forefront and develop upbeat features content. She's interviewed an impressive roster of A-List celebrities and at the Tony Awards upon her first days as a reporter for Us Weekly, was the sole print journalist to interview Oprah on the red carpet. She is committed to inspiring and connecting people and uplifting their confidence.

Valerie regularly hosts live events such as The Women In Toys Gala in New York City honoring female toy makers and licensees as well as in-store activations for luxury brands such as Swarovski. She's known as the go to girl whose able to link complete strangers and help them cultivate new meaningful relationships both personally and professionally and for giving consumers access to the latest product releases. This past March she produced and hosted an intimate tastemakers Oscar Viewing party at The Bryant Park Hotel in Manhattan which garnered tons of press coverage including Page Six as well as the weekly entertainment magazines. She recently partnered with J.C. Penney and the YMCA to take over international superstar Joe Jonas' Facebook live and go shopping with underserved youth to brighten their holidays. She is the Executive Producer, Creator and Host of Crosstown Connections on Bella TV, Bella Magazines digital platform where she creates meaningful connections in unexpected situations and sits down one on one with celebrities. She is a regular lifestyle contributor of Page Six TV and Inside Edition and is co-hosting The Ace Gal, this coming May at The St. Regis in support of Empowering The Homeless!

Valerie appears on television news and lifestyle programs both domestically and internationally as a contributor to RTL, (Germany's largest tv network) sharing her entertainment know-how, highlighting the hottest trends and problem solving solutions. You can catch her on The Wendy Williams Show, Dr. Oz, Inside Edition, Amazon, Pix 11 News, Fox News, ABC News, CBS This Morning, Coffee With America, Celebrity Page TV and New York Live. She’s dabbled in radio as well as guest co-host on Rob Shuter's Naughty But Nice with Rob airing on DNR Studios.

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