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January 20, 2020 Carla Beaurline, Host of Around Town TV

Pageantry teaches us so much, and what do you do after the crown? How can you use those skills? You will learn how Carla took her years as a pageant personality and competitor to a Media and TV expert. I hope you will enjoy our conversation about what is next and how to prioritize life and taking care of others.

About Carla:

In a career spanning over (42 years in Pageantry) (30 years in TV and Media), Carla Beaurline (Carla Burleen) has enjoyed a life spent both in front and behind the camera.  A lifelong native of Minnesota, she is the current founder and owner of “Around Town” TV & Around Town Media, LLC.  Around Town TV started it’s 18th year on air January 2020 and isMinneapolis/St. Paul’s longest airing TV Community Showcase.  In addition, Around Town TV is now streamed live worldwide on multiple platforms Tuesday evenings at 7 PM Central Time.  She is a Board of Governor for the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for the Upper Midwest Regional Emmy Chapter and serves on their Foundation as well.  In addition to Carla’s on air resume’ which includes a 13 year stint with Shop NBC, Guest Host for QVC, a host for Talk of The Twin Cities, and providing her talents as an on-air spokesperson for many Twin Cities based businesses—Carla also has over 25 years of experience in media, home shopping, and television sales. She is currently an Amazon Influencer selling a variety of products through their livestream platform.  

Minnesota’s Lifestyle and Business Expert for Segments on Twin Cities Live; Carla has been a dynamo in the industry, and is well respected among her peers–winning two Twin Cities Media Network Diamond Awards for Television Personality of the Year in both 2007 and 2008 as well as the TV Sales Person of the Year in 2008!  She also won a National award in 2008 for 25 Women who Rule in Sales and Marketing and was nominated to the Pavek Museum Broadcaster’s Hall of Fame three times.  

Carla graduated from Augsburg College in 1991 with a Bachelor of Arts Degrees in Communication and Sociology with an emphasis in Broadcast Journalism.  In addition to her many professional responsibilities Carla finds time to volunteer with a number of local and national charities and is a Mentor to youth and adults in Broadcast Journalism.  In 1993 Carla founded Leaders and Achievers of America Youth Scholarship, Mentorship, Outreach, Achievement, and Recognition Program which has provided tuition scholarships throughout the country.  Since 2005 the Beaurline Family also has provided educational scholarships to youth through the Beaurline Family Scholarship & Educational Foundation.

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