Potluck Productions was formed for the purpose of creating dynamic, entertaining and educational shows for broadcast. The company mission is to make it easier for people to access their informative, proprietary content anywhere, any place, any time, utilizing the latest technologies. Potluck Productions' goal is to foster and encourage a sense of community and connection, two of the human souls' greatest joys. With this in mind, the delivery formats for this content were selected to easily facilitate the sharing of information for both large scale and one-on-one interaction.
Known to many as the “Queen of Connection,” Shelby Phillips has a friendly, easygoing demeanor that inspires people to connect with her on camera and off. A true Renaissance woman, this author, award-winning party designer, actress, on-camera host, director, teacher, devoted wife, and mother of two young girls, uses her considerable talents to inspire people to come together for connecting and celebrating one another. Shelby is a successful commercial and infomercial actress who has warmly hosted several cable shows over the last decade, including a featured spot on the ’s “The Big Party Plan Off.” Through the years, Shelby has become an award-winning event planner and executive director, owning a successful marketing, promotions, and event planning business primarily managing non-profit organizations. She has produced every kind of special event including charity golf tournaments, live theater productions, corporate dinner parties, strategic planning retreats and seminars, weddings, milestone birthday celebrations, community events and dozens of private themed parties. She is a three time co-author of a book series titled The Enlightened Party Planner: Guides to Creating Parties from the Heart and has several published articles at SelfGrowth.com. It is this firsthand knowledge of party planning, along with her natural appeal and ease in front of the camera that presents a strong allure for the viewing audience.
Monique Roy is a web design, Internet marketing and branding expert. After graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Arts from California Lutheran University, she joined the Corporate Communications department of Times Mirror, a Fortune 100 company at the time. Here she handled corporate branding, identity, press relations and coordinating special events such as The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, The Los Angeles Times Investment Strategies Conference, The Times Mirror Annual Shareholder's Meeting and other corporate events. Monique was also co-creator of the corporate Internet and intranet sites. After leaving Times Mirror, she defined the main and ancillary for a new pest control company. In a market that barely existed before entering into it, she helped them increase sales from $465,000 to $4.2 million in three years. As a consultant for small businesses over the last 9 years, Monique has assisted other companies in stimulating huge growth, primarily through . Highlights include an Internet toy site she worked with whose sales increased from $125,000 to over $1 million in less than 18 months, and several other companies who grew from sole proprietorships to viable small businesses with her assistance.