Monica Kaufman Pearson, Veteran broadcaster, first woman and first minority to anchor the daily evening news in Atlanta for 37 years at WSB-TV
Monica Kaufman Pearson is the first woman and first minority to anchor the daily evening news in Atlanta, GA, where she worked for 37 years at WSB-TV. After being retired for 10 years, Monica was recently lured back into the business by Gray TV to host an hour-long personality interview show, ‘Monica Pearson One-on-One’, on Peachtree TV (WPCH-TV).
During her 52 years in newspaper, public relations, radio and TV, she has won 33 Southern Regional and local Emmy Awards for reporting, anchoring, and her former celebrity interview show ‘Closeups’. Monica refers to retirement as “rewirement”, and she is currently a voice-over artist. public speaker, emcee, and spokesperson.
Monica is a native of Louisville, KY with a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Louisville. In addition, at the age of 67, she graduated with a Master of Arts degree, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Georgia.
Monica is married to John E Pearson, Sr. and has a daughter and bonus son.
Join us at the Perimeter Chamber 2023 Annual Meeting -- where local business leaders and community members gather to celebrate achievements, forge new connections, and shape the future of our vibrant business landscape.
The event will include:
Special keynote address by veteran Atlanta broadcaster Monica Kaufman Pearson
Elegant plated 3-course lunch
'Meet and Greet' with the Board of Directors
Networking: Elevate your connections and forge new alliances!
Preview of the Perimeter Chamber's 2024 Strategic Initiatives
Register now to secure your spot and engage in a day of valuable connections and inspiring discussions.
We look forward to engaging with you at this year's most anticipated Perimeter Chamber event.
• Top billing logo recognition (on all promotional materials, including print and event signage) • speaking opportunity • One table for 8 guests (includes logo on table sign) • Direct website link included on the event Linktree QR code • Invitation for 6 to VIP Reception with Keynote Speaker • Opportunity to place 2’x5’ stand-up banner at event
• Logo recognition (Chamber website, publicity, signage) • One table for 8 guests (includes logo on table sign) • Invitation for 4 to VIP reception with Keynote Speaker • Opportunity to introduce Keynote Speaker (scripted)