Blog, Event June 11, 2019

Partnering with TVOne’s CLEO TV to Engage and Empower Female Viewing Audiences

This week, Spectrum was proud to partner with CLEO TV, a lifestyle and entertainment network targeting Millennial and Gen X women of color for the first stop on the SHE SPEAKS. WE LISTEN! Tour in New York. CLEO SPEAKS is aimed at giving dynamic women a platform to speak about their diverse experiences. The women profiled in the series reveal the personal and emotional journeys that have shaped their careers and influenced their success.

“CLEO SPEAKS” tour event in New York City

Spectrum is teaming up with CLEO TV to bring together local women of color for a panel discussion and screening of the CLEO SPEAKS series. In New York, we screened the episode highlighting Tracy Garraud, Co-Host of Sway in The Morning and Founder of She’s Beauty and The Beast. Following the screening Natasha Alford, Deputy Editor of The Grio, moderated a panel featuring Garraud; Necole Kane, Founder of; and Charreah K. Jackson, author and former Essence Senior Editor. Panelists shared stories about their careers, and their own personal path to success. After New York, the tour will make stops in Raleigh, Orlando, Dallas and Los Angeles, offering a platform for women to share their unique experiences and perspectives on issues facing Millennial and Gen X women of color today.

NYS Senator Kevin Parker, Tracy Garraud, Natasha Alford, Necole Kane, Charreah K. Jackson, and leadership from Charter and TV One in New York at the “CLEO SPEAKS” tour.

Charter is committed to diversity and inclusion in every aspect of business including the programming we offer. By supporting independent programmers like CLEO TV, we’re able to address the needs of our diverse customers and offer the entertainment and information that is of interest and relevant to them. Programming offered by multicultural networks like CLEO TV can help inform, inspire and empower viewing audiences across the country and we’re pleased to be a part of it.