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Welcome!

Janice Edwards’ Bay Area Vista features community leaders, celebrities, non-profit organizations and issues of interest providing depth, context, perspective, compelling personal stories and entertainment.

Emmy nominated producer and award winning talk show host Janice Edwards is Host and Executive Producer of "Bay Area Vista". Janice’s accolades include a CreaTiVe Best Series Producer award presented by Steve “The Woz” Wozniak and Joe O’Kane, an Emmy nomination, the American Heart Association’s Western Regional Communications Award, the NAACP W.E. Dubois Award, 2011 and 2010 nominations for Woman Entrepreneur of the Year, Community Service Award from the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority of Silicon Valley, and Kudo awards from American Women in Radio and Television.

Join us Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:00am on ION-TV and Sundays at 4pm on CreaTV.



Recent Shows:

Shira Piven and a'Ali DeSousa 

Janice interviews Shira Piven, director of Welcome to Me Starring Kristen Wiig,
plus filmmaker a'Ali DeSousa "Broken Heroes" and Thais Rezende from Bizworld.


 

Carl Ray 

Carl Ray was a comedian, educator, activist, author, motivational speaker,
community leader and friend. Janice interviews Leon Beauchman,
President of the Santa Clara County Alliance of Black Educators,
Rufus White, Program Director for the Oriki Theater's Rites of Passage,
Chike Nwoffiah, founder of the Oriki Theater and the filmmaker
of Carl Ray's documentary, "A Killing in Choctaw", and Brenda Ray,
the love of Carl's life and his wife for 34 years.

This year, Carl Ray and David Fisher's Cured: The Power of Forgiveness will be seen nationally.


 

From Silicon Valley to Swaziland


Janice Edwards interviews inspirational former high tech executives Rick and Wendy Walleigh,
authors of From Silicon Valley to Swaziland: How One Couple Found Purpose and Adventure in an Encore Career;
all proceeds benefit www.technoserve.org. For more information, visit (www.walleigh.com).
Fulfill your purpose and savor your life!

 

Reunion & Revelation


Janice talks with director D. Channsin Berry about his upcoming movie
starring Viola Davis and his previous works including "The Black Line" and "Dark Girls".

 

Brenda Vaughn and Paula Telander on Benefit for Rosie Gaines 

Join us for a very special edition of Janice Edwards' Bay Area Vista taped at Pajama Studios with
Paula Telander and Brenda Vaughn to support Rosie Gaines!
It's a preview of the I am My Sister's Keeper Benefit to be held at
Geoffrey's Inner Circle in Oakland on January 31, 2015!
Rosie Gaines is probably best known for her performances with Prince on "Diamonds and Pearls".


 

Mike Fox Presents

On Location at the Immaculate Conception Academy with the dynamic Sister Lilly Fitzpatrick, students and other staff.

 

Motown Show

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Janice taks with Nicholas Christopher and Patrice Covington, stars of Motown the Musical.


 

Dreams Coming True, Visions & Bucket Lists

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The Bay Area's own Aisha Tyler, Co-Host of "The Talk", director Rob Reiner's personal bucket list,
US Immigration Investment Center President & CEO Mahnaz Khazen on her visionary transformation
of Oakland's Merritt Lake Lodge.


 

Singing Sensation Victoria Thuy Vi who at age 10 has already recorded two CDs.


 

Rob Reiner, Gary Kremen, Margaret "Chili" Irving

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Award winning director Rob Reiner, Gary Kremen founder of Match.com
and Clean Power Finance and Margaret "Chili" Irving, Energy Rocket CEO
and World Class Athlete Margaret "Chili" Irving on rebounding in life.


 

Howard Hewett and Tally Perform

On location for dynamic performances with Howard Hewett
performing his classics and the Bay Area's own Tally debuts her latest hit , "Love Song".


 

Dr. Deepak Chopra

 

Johnny & Dr. Lara Fernandez

Johnny & Dr. Lara Fernandez, Chris Kiefer, Paulette Ivory, and Carolyn A. Brent On Janice Edward…