Mar 3 2021
Have you met Nira Arora from Virgin Radio yet?
In this week's episode we speak with Nira Arora, Morning Show Host and Executive Producer at 94.5 Virgin Radio Vancouver.We discuss:- working in the media industry as a woman of colour- how women can overcome struggles in the workplace- how she keeps motivated be live on air every morning- why it is important to talk to kids about racism- why she thinks it it important to use her platform to stand up against racism and bullying- why she feels passionate to use her voice to fight for equality and social justiceNira is a proud Island girl who grew up in Nanaimo and came to Vancouver for SFU and BCIT. Prior to joining Virgin Radio Vancouver, Nira was a host, reporter, writer, and producer for many different television shows and local magazines. She now has 20+ years of experience in the media world, 18 of those as a morning show host. Nira plays an active role in the community, volunteering her time for various charities and speaking events. Nira also keeps herself busy with freelance television and writes a column called Nira’s Hot List. Her and her husband Garry are proud parents to 2 boys and a girl, Shae, Aavi and Jaya, plus their adopted pup Sushi. Nira has a major love for: her Indian heritage, scary movies, vampire shows, spiritual healing books, impromptu livingroom dance parties, recreational sports, spicy food and red wine. Her personal mantra ‘Work Hard. Play Hard. Give Back.’ If you enjoyed this episode, please subscribe, rate, review and share it with a friend who you think might enjoy it too! HostLindsay Dent, Founder & CEO of Pink Crown Creative @_lindsaydent & @pinkcrowncreative Email firstname.lastname@example.org for sponsor opportunities, guest appearances or collaborations.Guests Nira Arora, Morning Show Host and Executive Producer at 94.5 Virgin Radio Vancouver.Twitter: @niraaroraInstagram: @niraaroraNira's Hot ListSupport Nira & The 50 Women of Options Campaign - Click here to donate now.Episode ResourcesUse promo code "CREATIVITYANDLOVE" to receive $25 your next Creative Strategy Hour Booking with Pink Crown Creative Use promo code "CREATIVE5" to receive $5 off your ticket to our virtual event series - Cocktails & Conversations Artwork RD DesignMusic"Happy Days" by scottholmesmusic.comLet's get social!Instagram: @haveyoumetheryetpodcastFacebook