At 14,  Angelina beat more than 500 teenagers at a talent competition in Hunan, China. The result landed her several radio programs in Chinese radio talk shows and music radios, which in turn paved the way for a career on the entertainment industry. 

Railway Television Station in Hunan, China, provided Angelina the first opportunity becoming a TV journalist and a broadcaster at her age of 19. She worked as a field reporter for railway news, and as a poll reporter of the live news events around Hunan Province. 

Angelina’s passion in finance industry was triggered by “Stock Market Live”, the 1st  daily live stock market program in Information Channel, Hunan State TV Station, China, which was hosted by Angelina. 

After her first TV program’s success, Angelina became the on-air-broadcaster of “Information Café”, which was aired Monday through Friday, providing Chinese stock information during Hunan news morning show; providing mid-day market updates and 3 PM market closing report. 

Simultaneously, Angelina was also an on-air-broadcaster of the following TV programs: 

   1. “Market Information”, announcing and commentating new product release to the consumer’s market; 

   2. “Financial Market Talk Show”, a live TV show, Monday through Friday, talking with local traders, finance experts, and professional analysts about their analysis of the day’s stock market; 

   3. “Weekend Stock Market Salon”, a live show, recapping the world markets of the week.

In her pre-recorded TV program, called “Book Era”, she interviewed authors and critics, and reviewed newly published bestselling books in China. This TV program had the substantial influence on Angelina’s views of education systems between USA and China.

In 2002, Angelina Initiated and successfully produced the 1st “Ban Drugs” public service TV program in China on “Ban Drugs Worldwide” day, June 26th. This TV program resulted in the Ministry of Public Security of the People’s Republic of China (MPS)  making public the sentencing of prisoners convicted of drug related offences. She was also responsible for compliance of this TV program contents with government regulations.

Angelina received the top level of National Mandarin Communication Certification (PSC) in 2001 in China. Her accurate mandarin pronunciation and model voice enabled her taking various voice over projects.

Angelina acquired her professional communication and presentation skills through her successful career as an on-air-broadcaster and a TV host for various financial programs in China. She was later in charge of syndication of foreign media programs at China Entertainment Television (CETV), a leading 24-hour Mandarin general entertainment satellite channel, a subsidiary of the TOM Group, partially owned by TBS Networks. She successfully opened the online media sales in CETV’s history. She was an online media industry pioneer, orchestrating many innovations such as the Video on Demand (VOD) business. Angelina previously was the operation assistant to the president of CETV, during her tenure at CETV, Angelina guided the strategic, operational, administrative and production-oriented concerns, as well as overseeing the worldwide operations of CETV.  

During her 18 years experience in the media industry, she hosted, produced, and syndicated numerous successful programs dealing with finance, social issues, as well as entertainment.

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Asian, Black Hair, Hazel Eyes, 94 lbs, 5’6”, Fluent in English, Native Chinese

Angelina Leo Biography