Owner at Empowerment Media Group, a company specializing in health-talk radio programming and talent.

Empowerment Media Group

California State University, Northridge, CA.

Laura Banks is an accomplished product developer and marketer with over 25 years experience in local and syndicated health-talk radio programming. She is still partnered with the late Dr. Alan Pressman at Purity Products, with product promotion heard on over 3,000 stations nationwide, and Invite Health in NYC for catalog and retail sales of licensed brand. Her expertise is in joint venture relationships, product pricing and sales. In 2014 she began work on the Institute of Rehabilitative Nutrition, a health coach network and premiere online nutrition education.

Other professional pursuits include podcasting, authoring at Simon and Schuster and on-air talent work within the film, television and radio industries and is a current member of Screen Actors Guild and AFTRA. She has worked at Paramount and Columbia Pictures. Her books have risen to the bestseller list and she has toured and met thousands of fans because of her work in Star Trek II, the Wrath of Khan.

Ms. Banks resides in Greenwich, Connecticut. Her and her partner, pianist, John Goldschmid, enjoy travel, gardening, live music, boating, and hiking and are a part of Oneness Community in Fairfield County.

Specialties: Podcasting, Joint Venture projects, Radio Sponsorship, Direct Selling, Nutraceutical Sales and Travel.