NY Times Best Selling Author, Empowerment Architect, Actor, TV/Radio Personality, Lecturer, Gardener, Teen Mentor,Farmer
NY Times Best Selling Author, Empowerment Architect, Actor, TV/Radio Personality, Lecturer, Gardener, Teen Mentor,Farmer
Known as the Passion, Purpose, and Possibility Producer as well as The Goddess Gardener, Cynthia Brian adopts abandoned barnyard animals. From age 10-18, she was California's Champion Rooster Raiser!
Chicken Soup for the Gardener’s Soul., Be the Star You Are!®, The Business of Show Business, Miracle Moments®, Be the Star You Are!® for TEENS, The Blessings of Love & Relationships
Acting and Voice-Overs..
SAG/AFTRA TV, films, commercials
On-Camera Coaching and Consulting.
• Live Your Dreams
•The Business of Show Business
*Starstyle® Be the Star You Are!® Radio
Starstyle Interior & Garden Design.
“Certified interior designer, Professional member of ASID/Garden consultant, floral designer
“Global lectures-conferences, spas, universities cruise ships,events
*Digging Deep-Gardening with Cynthia Brian
*Lifestyle/personal growth expert
*Former Editor,Your Life Magazine
*Editor Star Searcher’s Express Newsletter
*Home, Garden,Lifestyle Expert, Club Mom
*Syndicated column,“Business Bytes™”
*Columnist ,“Two for Tea, A Mother-Daughter Brew”
*Columnist , Be the Star You Are!®”
*A Gardener’s Calendar
*AOL Daily Finance
*Founder/Executive Director, Be the Star You Are®!501 ©(3)
*Former 4-H and Girl Scout leader/volunteer
SAG/AFTRA Screen Actors Guild/American Federation of Television and Radio Artists
National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
National Association of Television Program Execs
American Society of Interior Designers
National Council for Interior Design Qualification
California Council for Interior Design Certification
The Authors Guild
Garden Writers Association of America
Independent Book Publishers Association
National Wildlife Federation
National Association of Professional Women
Explore my professional history and get to know the companies I worked at and the roles and responsibilities I've been assigned.
Express Yourself!™ is an on-air global community where teens talk and the world listens. Express Yourself!™ broadcasts from the Voice America Kids Network every Tuesday at Noon Pacific Time/3 pm Eastern Time at www.voiceamerica.com/show/2014/express-yourself. Hosted by teens with teen on air field reporters plus guests from around the globe, Express Yourself!™ is the #1 top rated program in the world on the network.
Express Yourself!™ is an outreach program of Be the Star You Are!® 501 c3 charity as a place to voice and publish creative works and positive media for the young-at-heart. Writing, reviews, art, photos, videography, and music all welcome. The site is run by teens and young adults for teens and young adults. Submit at http://www.btsya.com
Tapping the Source is not just a movie, it is a movement of inspiration and positive action. An independent film produced by Bill gladstone, Gayle Newhouse, and Richard Greninger, Tapping the Source helps you find abundance, prosperity, and happiness through service to others. Cynthia Brian is one of the stars of this uplifting and empowering documentary. Cynthia's farm girl motto is "Failure is Fertilizer-Grow a new garden!"
Be the Star You Are! for TEENS: Simple Gifts for Living, Loving, Laughing, Learning, and Leading boasts true stories written by teens, about teens, and for teens with 38 contributors from around the world.
Olesya Rulin, actress and star of High School Musical 1, 2, and 3 said about the new book, " I wish I would have read this when I was a teen. It would have encouraged me to let go and be me. Individuality is crucial in life. This book helps explain why it is so important to stay true to yourself."
"My goal has always been to be the guide on the side, not the sage on the stage when it comes to helping others be the stars they were born to be, “ states Cynthia Brian. “I urge you to live your dreams and never settle for less. The techniques and principles in our book may not eliminate all of your pressures or frustration, but you’ll learn how to cope with courage and face challenges with humor and self-confidence, “ she continues.
The book has garnered rave endorsements from educators, authors, celebrities, and CEO’s. One of the favorite reviews came from the pro-surfer and teen inspiration, Bethany Hamilton, who suffered the loss of her arm from a shark attack. Bethany wrote, “When I read a book it has to be like talking to a friend...this is it! Made me smile and surf a bigger wave!”
Cynthia shared, “I’ve always strove to help young people uncover their inner genius. And as a woman who loves to garden, my real goal was to grow people.”
Be the Star You Are! for TEENS is in full bloom. Proceeds from the sale of this book benefit Be the Star You Are!® 501c3 charity. (www.bethestaryouare.org)
Premium sales and cases for schools and organization are available at a deep discount. Email [email protected]
Cynthia is available for lectures and book signings as are many of the young contributors.
Three garden columns are written expressly for The Lamorinda Weekly Newspaper by Cynthia Brian. Cynthia shoots all the published photos peppering her garden columns with glorious original shots of gardens, flora, fauna, and nature, Home feature boasts a full page of natural remedies in the popular Lamorinda Weekly newspaper. She is also the Teen Coach/Editor for Teen Scene and App Rap. Cynthia Brian's articles can be read in every issue.
1. Digging Deep with Cynthia Brian is an inspirational column of monthly gardening tips, advice, and adages.
2. Cynthia Brian's Gardening Guide includes quick tips on what to do and how to do it,
3. ASK CYNTHIA is a column whereby Cynthia Brian answers readers questions concerning gardening, the environment, sustainability.
4. Teen Scene boasts articles by teens and young adults coached and edited by Cynthia Brian. An ongoing teen column is The App Rap.
Cynthia is available as a speaker, lecturer, and garden guide. Email [email protected]
Cynthia Brian founded the ALL VOLUNTEER 501 c3 charity, Be the Star You Are!® in 1999 to empower women, families, & youth through improved media & positive media. Under her direction, since its founding, Be the Star You Are! has served over 400,800 individuals & families within 84 organizations & logged more than 354,990 volunteer hours, while distributing over $1.7 million in resources.
*Star Teen Book Review Team
*Be the Star You Are!® syndicated radio show (weekly Live broadcasts)
*Express Yourself!™ Teen Radio show (weekly broadcasts)
*Reading SPELLS Success
*Annual National Essay Contest
*Letters for Literacy
*Resource Distribution to other Causes with Give a Case
*Mentoring & Training
*Social Networking Services
*Operation Disaster Relief
HOW YOU CAN HELP
✮Send a tax deductible contribution
✮Offer a monetary donation in tribute or memoriam of a loved one
✮Buy quantities of our signature books directly from www.bethestaryouare.org
✮Give a Case of Books to your Cause by donating $99
✮Shop for books & CD’s at Amazon Store http://www.amazon.com/shops/be_the_star_you_are_charity
✮Sponsor Annual Essay Contest
✮Advertise in our newsletter, StarSearcher’s Express
✮Donate air miles
✮Sponsor or be a guest on our syndicated radio program
✮Donate goods for events
✮Make Be the Star You Are! the beneficiary of your UNITED WAY donation
✮Sponsor an event
✮Donate through Ebay/Missionfish http://donations.ebay.com/charity/charity.jsp?NP_ID=1504
✮Ask your company to match donations & contribute
✮Become a Benefactor
✮Establish A Charitable Giving Account
All donations are tax deductible according to law.
Honored as "Top Non Profit" & Top Rated Women's Empowerment. Arts Appreciation Award radio broadcast.
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'Known as "The Oprah of the Airwaves, what distinguishes Cynthia Brian as an accomplished professional in the producing and hosting arena is that she studies each guest thoroughly, personally reading every book cover to cover to guarantee both the audience and the guest a first class interview.
Brought to the airwaves under the auspices of Be the Star You Are!® 501 c3 literacy and positive media charity, every Wednesdays from 4-5pm PT/7-8pm ET, Cynthia Brian hosts the upbeat, life-changing radio program, Starstyle-Be the Star You Are! on Voice America Empowerment Channel. Broadcasting live since 1998, the program is syndicated globally, archived, and podcast featuring authors and experts who make a difference.
Cynthia's daughter, Heather Brittany, co-produces and co-hosts the segment T42- A Mother Daughter Brew and Health Matters focusing on women's issues, healthy living, and topics pertinent to living in today's world.
Live show is available at http://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2206/be-the-star-you-are and archived at http://www.starstyleradio.com.
Contact [email protected] for guest guidelines.
Recipient of the Arts Appreciation Award for Excellence in broadcasting.
Broadcasting live since 1998, Cynthia Brian brings offers uplifting, life changing talk radio to 3.5 million listeners in 219 countries.. Known as "The Oprah of the Airwaves" each week Cynthia interviews authors & experts delivering the highest quality of edu-tainment. Tune in Wednesdays 4-5pm PT LIVE at http://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2206/be-the-star-you-are
or http://www.StarStyleRadio.com for photos, descriptions, links, and more. For guest guidelines, email [email protected] Sponsorship email: [email protected]
Producer, Writer, and Coach for Express Yourself!™ Teen Radio on Voice America Kids Network broadcasting NOON PT/3pm ET on http://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2014/express-yourself and archived at http://www.ExpressYourselfTeenRadio.com, where teens talk and the world listens. Teens from around the USA are hosts and reporters on topics of interest to young people. For guest guidelines, email: [email protected]
Hailed as an expert in lifestyle, women’s issues, self-help, personal balance, leadership, media, gardening, and interior design topics, Cynthia Brian is a popular empowerment keynote speaker around the world lecturing to audiences of 100-4000.
The national association, American Society of Interior Designers (A.S.I.D.) has named Cynthia Brian to their Distinguished Speakers Series.
Visit http://www.star-style.com/schedule/index.htm for downloads. To book Cynthia as a Speaker, contact [email protected] for agency representation information.
As a certified designer in California and professional member of The American Society of Interior Designers, Cynthia Brian established and was the Principal designer at Starstyle Interiors and Design, a full service interior and garden design company. Her mission was to enhance the lifestyle of clients by providing quality, value, and service in a timely manner. Working with integrity to constantly exceed customer expectations of excellence, Cynthia insured that her cherished clients experienced the magic of living in star style on an affordable budget. Her mantra: "seeing the invisible to create the impossible for a life YOU design." From multi-million dollar mansions to dormitory rooms, dental offices to TV sound stages, Cynthia's approach utilized the power of design to artistically communicate and implement the desires of individual clients. Today, Cynthia is a Distinguished Speaker for ASID, teaches CEU’s, and coaches designers for media. She lectures at national conferences.
Cynthia is also an expert gardener, garden writer, photographer, and garden consultant. Besides being co-author of the New York Times best selling book, Chicken Soup for the Gardener's Soul, Cynthia writes the columns Digging Deep with Cynthia Brian and Ask Cynthia Brian. She consults on garden projects, both established and new.
Starstyle Productions is a member of the Independent Book Publishers Association, producing books, magazine articles, newspaper columns, and newsletters.
Cynthia is the New York Times best selling co-author of Chicken Soup for the Gardener's Soul and author of Be the Star You Are!, Be the Star You Are! for TEENS, The Business of Show Business, The Blessings of Love and Relationships, and Miracle Moments. The Enhanced Audio ebook of The Business of Show Business is now available. Other books are currently in the works.
Visit http://www.starstyleproductions.com. Order books at http://starstyleradio.com/Store.html
Available to write for your company or service on a freelance or contract basis. Email [email protected]
Since 1980, Cynthia Brian has been coaching, consulting, and guiding children and adults as well as business professionals in the areas of acting, writing, speaking, and life choices. Media consulting with video training is offered for those who need to meet the press.
Cynthia works with teens writing college admittance letters, edits newspaper articles, coaches all ages for on camera auditions for film and TV and helps CEO's perfect their presentations.
Through her television shows, radio programs, books, newsletters, web sites, articles, consultations, and lectures, Cynthia has touched the lives of millions of people as she travels the world inspiring and motivating others to greatness.
When life sends hurricanes, Cynthia helps find the rainbows while rebuilding a foundation.
When you need to meet the press, book a media coaching session with Cynthia to help you shine.
Coaching is personal, private, and practical, assisting individuals, executives, and companies to prosper.
To book a coaching or consulting session, call 925-377-STAR or email [email protected]
*Actor and voice over talent for films, television, commercials, industrials, and new media.
*Model for commercial print.
*Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) member since 1976, now SAG/AFTRA
*For BOOKINGS contact agent, STARS, the Agency in San Francisco at 415-421-6272 or email [email protected], [email protected],[email protected], [email protected] or [email protected]
Available to audition for appropriate projects. Contact agent for resume or DVD.
Live Your Dreams and The Business of Show Business were two nationally syndicated television series created, produced, and hosted by Cynthia Brian. Live Your Dreams focused on ordinary extraordinary people who were living their passions while The Business of Show Business was the ultimate guide on how to get going and stay going in the entertainment industry while avoiding the scams. Both shows received national broadcast awards. http://www.star-style.com/live-your-dreams/index.htm
Cynthia also produced and co-hosted Animal Cuts with her daughter, Heather Brittany
See TV at http://www.Star-Style.com
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