Greg J is a well known multi-media entertainment marketing executive, event producer, radio broadcaster and global thinker. After serving in the United States Marine Corps as a weapons systems technician aboard the F-4 fighter aircraft, Greg’s professional broadcast career began to definitively form at national urban radio syndicator Bailey Broadcasting Services, headed by urban radio legend Lee Bailey. At 102.3 KJLH, a heritage radio station broadcasting in Los Angeles and owned by music icon Stevie Wonder, Greg served as the Marketing Director for 20 years, creating, producing and executing a lineup of promotional strategies, campaigns and events. He built and produced a number of well established music festivals which attracted tens of thousands of attendees in the Los Angeles community. (Of note, 4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza, Knotts Berry Farm Gospel Showcase, Taste of Soul, multiple music festivals commemorating the MLK holiday.
Rhonda Love is a writer, filmmaker, marketer, and former member of the Mayor’s team in the City of Long Beach where she operated in the capacity of Executive Assistant & Scheduler to the Mayor of Long Beach, Dr. Robert Garcia. Rhonda has several years of experience in entertainment management, production, and marketing & branding. Her clients and partners include award winning major market talent, corporate brands, high profilepublic officials, executives, and faith-based organizations. Rhonda holds a degree in Broadcast Communications-Radio/TV/Film, and a graduate of the Business & Management of Entertainment, Executive Producers Program at the UCLA Extension. She is also proud mentor of former President Barack Obama’s “My Brother’s Keeper” Initiative. Rhonda recently co-launched Dreamkreator Studio LLC, a digital media start-up company in Long Beach, CA.
Sheryl Underwood is a highly visible television personality, radio host, entertainer, businesswoman and philanthropist. And, we are happy and proud to have her gospel radio show known as Spiritual Nourishment as part of our lineup.
Mr. Ballentine has been recognized in Ebony Magazine’s Power 100 List of one of the nation's most influential Blacks, Warren Ballentine has galvanized millions of people to not just complain, but to take action to solve problems. Using the power of radio, Ballentine has championed and lead the call for action for the JENA 6 movement. He called for the National Economic Blackout, and the National Community Reinvestment Day, among other nationwide initiatives. He has been instrumental in driving political education nationwide and led the ONE voter’s registration campaign. Additionally, he is a recurring guest and correspondent for CNN and FOX Business News. Born and raised on Chicago's South Side, Ballentine has always had an affinity for law. He allowed his love for law to take him through law school at Ohio Northern’s School of Law and propel him into a career that brilliantly intersects the legal world, with the broadcast world. Going above and beyond the call of duty, Ballentine is adamant about using his voice to make a difference in his community and driving people to move to action. Ballentine has worked as a Prosecutor and as a Guardian ad litem before going into private practice and has tried a multitude of cases including: Murder, Discrimination, Child Custody, Sexual assault, Police Brutality, Drunk Driving/Drugs, Gang violence, and all Domestic Relations to name a few. His newest project, My Rule of Law is a joint initiative with Judge Glenda Hatchett, aimed at increasing awareness around family law issues including child support, child custody and visitation. Ballentine is currently an accredited motivational speaker, attorney, radio personality, and activist who uses his popularity to try to make a difference every single day. He has been featured in/on The New York Times, Atlanta Tribune, Black Enterprise, Atlanta Business Journal, etc. and is a regular on the CNN Newsroom every Sunday. Ballentine continues to use his voice on and off the airwaves to promote change. We are ecstatic to have his voice here on Beach City Radio