Thank you for your interest in working with me. Below is my tour schedule, my bio, and a few ways I might be helpful for your business or event –
Need a professional media personality who is comfortable writing, photographing, or speaking as an expert on green living, culinary, garden, or social media? I am a confident media personality with experience consulting, writing, photographing, and speaking. I appear regularly as a spokesperson on video, radio, and national television.
2016 Tour and Interview Schedule –
- 1/23 – Master Gardeners of Summit County Garden Seminar, Akron, OH
- 2/2 – Tuesday Garden Club, Aurora, IL – 1 PM
- 2/22 – Plum Grove Garden Club, Palatine, IL – 7 PM
- 3/3-3/6 – St. Louis Home and Garden Show, St. Louis, MO – multiple speaking times
- 3/12 – Garden Day Event – Joliet Park District, Joliet, IL – 9 AM
- 3/12 – Chicago Flower and Garden Show, Navy Pier Chicago, IL – 2 PM
- 3/13 – Chicago Flower and Garden Show, Navy Pier Chicago, IL – 2 PM
- 3/26-4/9 – On Tour
- 5/7 – Date On Hold
- 8/2 – Garden Tour with Tuesday Garden Club – 1 PM
2015 Tour and Interview Schedule –
- 1/5 – 1/23 – Filming Video and Radio Shows Series with WJOB1230 Radio Indiana
- 1/13 – Living the Country Life Radio – 4 PM
- 1/27 – The Green Divas Radio Show – 10 AM Eastern or 11 Am Central
- 2/11- Northwest Flower and Garden Show, Seattle, WA – 4:15 PM
- 2/12 – Northwest Flower and Garden Show, Seattle, WA – 10 AM
- 2/17 – Women Driving Excellence #WDE15 Chicago Auto Show, Chicago, IL – 3 PM
- 2/25-2/27 – Garden Bloggers Conference, Atlanta, GA
- 2/28 – FOX 29 News TV, Philadelphia, PA – 9 AM
- 2/28 – Philadelphia Flower Show, Philadelphia, PA – 11 AM
- 3/1 – Philadelphia Flower Show, Philadelphia, PA – 10 AM
- 3/4 – NPR Radio Interview – Taped for later broadcast – Noon
- 3/6-3/7 – International Housewares Show, Chicago, IL
- 3/12 – Warrenville Public Library, Warrenville, IL – 7 PM
- 3/14 – Chicago Flower and Garden Show, Navy Pier Chicago, IL – MAIN STAGE Noon
- 3/15 – Alsip Nursery, St. John, IN – 10 AM
- 3/15 – Alsip Nursery, Frankfort, IL – 1 PM
- 3/18 – Chicago Flower and Garden Show, Navy Pier Chicago, IL – Seminar Rooms 11 AM
- 3/21-4/5 – On Tour
- 4/6 – FOX 32 News TV, Chicago, IL – 9:50 AM
- 4/8 – WGN News TV, Chicago, IL – 10:45 AM
- 4/11 – In the Garden with Ron Wilson Radio Show – 7:30 AM
- 4/11 – Morton Arboretum – Seminar 9:30 to 11:30 AM
- 4/12 – Mother Earth News Fair, Asheville, NC – Modern Homesteading Stage – 1 PM
- 4/12 – Mother Earth News Fair, Asheville, NC -Booksigning Fair Bookstore – 2 PM
- 4/22- Central Texas Gardener TV Appearance Taping, Austin, TX – 1 PM
- 4/22 – Field & Feast NPR Radio, Austin, TX – 2:30 PM
- 4/23 – Red Barn Garden Center, Austin, TX – 6 PM
- 4/24 – Farm Girls Radio, Dallas, TX – 1 PM
- 4/25 – Earth Day Texas Event, Dallas, TX – 2:30 PM
- 4/26 – Redenta’s Garden Center, Dallas, TX – 12:30 PM
- 4/27 – FOX 32 News Gardening with Good Day, Chicago – 9:20 AM – How To Prepare Garden Soil
- 5/11 – FOX 32 News Gardening with Good Day, Chicago – 9:20 AM –How To Plant a Tomato
- 5/11-5/14 – P. Allen Smith #G2B15 Event, Little Rock, AR
- 5/17 – Niki Jabbour’s The Weekend Gardener Radio Show – 9 AM Central
- 5/17 – Anderson’s Bookshop, Naperville, IL – 2 PM
- 5/25 – FOX 32 News Gardening with Good Day, Chicago – 9:20 AM – 3 Vegetables to Grow in the Shade
- 5/30 – Univ of Wyoming Master Gardeners 2015 Garden and Landscape Educational Expo, Gillette, Wyoming
- 6/6-6/7 Mother Earth News Fair, Albany, OR
- 6/8 – FOX 32 News Gardening with Good Day, Chicago – 9:20 AM – How to Prune Your Shrubs w/Morton Arboretum
- 6/22 – FOX 32 News Gardening with Good Day, Chicago – 9:20 AM – How to Grow a Living Wall
- 7/6 – FOX 32 News Gardening with Good Day, Chicago – 9:20 AM – Proper Ways to Mulch Your Trees w/Morton Arboretum
- 7/20 – FOX 32 News Gardening with Good Day, Chicago – 9:20 AM – How to Keep Mosquitoes Away When you Garden
- 8/3 – FOX 32 News Gardening with Good Day, Chicago – 9:20 AM – 3 Organic Fertilizing Tips
- 8/7-8/17 – On Tour
- 8/17 – FOX 32 News Gardening with Good Day, Chicago – 9:20 AM – Harvesting Vegetables and What to do with The Abundance
- 8/18 – IGC Chicago – Quarto Publishing Booth #2801 – 2-3:30 PM
- 9/18-9/20 – Mother Earth News Fair, Seven Springs, PA
- 10/24-10-25 – Mother Earth News Fair, Topeka, KS
~ ~ ~ SHAWNA CORONADO BIO ~ ~ ~
Shawna is an author, an on-camera spokesperson, newspaper columnist, professional photographer, internationally recognized keynote speaker, and radio show host with over eighteen years of experience with sales, marketing and public relations.
Shawna has lectured all over the world including TEDx and Google, discussing the benefits of green living for community. She was featured as a Chicago Tribune “Remarkable Woman” and named #1 Garden Blogger on Twitter by Cision in 2014. Shawna educates the online community on green-living tips, sustainable gardening, inexpensive cooking, home vegetable production, eco-travel, and techniques for every day homeowners to save money by being green and feed the hungry during a down-economy – all this right from her very own home and ornamental front lawn vegetable garden. Her goal with the blogs and online presence is to better the world through community involvement and simple green living.
Shawna Coronado educates the online community on eco-travel, green-living tips, sustainable gardening, inexpensive cooking, home vegetable production, and techniques for every day homeowners to save money by being green and feed the hungry during a down-economy – all this right from her very own home and ornamental front lawn vegetable garden. Her goal with the blogs and online presence is to better the world through community involvement and simple green living.
Currently, Shawna has over 17,000+ followers on Twitter, over 289,000+ followers on Google+, and over 6,000+ followers and subscribers on Facebook. She has more than 200 videos on YouTube and her videos have had more than a million uploaded views and continue to grow daily. For this reason she has expanded her speaking topics and often teaches social media workshops and speaks at events centered on social media education. Shawna has appeared on national television and radio with features on PBS, WGN News, FOX News, NPR, and many more. She has written for dozens of online magazines including Better Homes and Gardens, CitySearch, and ChicagoNow. She has been ghost blogging, tweeting, and writing for over seven years for corporations and individuals across the internet. Shawna is cohosting a new radio podcast and YouTube show with Richard Christakes in 2015 called the Good Green Home Show.
If you are looking for an inspirational, thought-provoking, and skill-building Keynote Address, Conference Workshop, Full-Day Training, Radio or TV Guest appearance please contact me at: email@example.com.
Speaking and Workshops
As a professional speaker, I educate organizations, businesses, and individuals on the value of making a difference while utilizing sustainable, healthy, and greener ideals. I have presented to audiences from 30 people to over 1,000 and have spoken at conferences and corporations around the world including TEDx, Google, American Marketing Association, #140 Conf, Bloom Ireland, Floriade-Netherlands, #FreeStateSocial, and dozens more.
Topics often include a socially good message like green lifestyle living, gardening, eco-travel, culinary, as well as social media education. Follow this LINK for a few creative topic ideas which might stimulate a subject to start with for your event or seminar, however, be assured I can speak about anything you would like and I am happy to customize my speech for your needs.
Online Content Building
I am a professional author, marketer, and sales person and have been for more than 15 years. Since 2008 I have been building a specific social media platform which I use to help contribute to partners that with me. For instance, if I get hired as a spokesperson with a corporation I function as a consultant, make tv appearances for them, build tweet-ups and social media events around our shared partnership. Additionally, I speak at events, write blogs, do social media posts for our mutual projects, and much more.
Partnering with corporate sponsors around the world, my production team and I build internet length videos positively representing products, services, and travel experiences. These inspirational videos focus on the every day person learning how to empower themselves and live greener.
Corporate clientele collaboration and sponsorship history includes Jung Seed, AE Outdoor Furniture, Natural Industries, Sustane, Organic Mechanics Soil, The Cobrahead, Pure Elements, DeWit Tools, Sears/Kmart, GAIAM, Olympus Camera, DeWit Tools, Fleuroselect, Riviera Maya Travel Destination (Mexico), Glenisk Yogurt (Ireland), Chicago Flower and Garden Show, Bonnie Plants, Natural Industries, Ball Horticultural, Burpee Home Gardens, Wave Petunia, Pan American Seed, Aquascape Inc., Ups-A-Daisy, Daniels Plant Foods, Texas Tomato Cages, Proven Winners, Clean Air Gardening, Life Around Home, Lifetime Equipment, Go Green Travel Green, The Conservation Foundation, and MANY MORE.