Don’t Make Me Stop This Car
Al Roker reflects back on his childhood and the parents who inspired him to excel and talks candidly about his experiences as a working parent struggling to inspire the same values in his young family.
Let a Smile Be Your Umbrella
Al Roker talks about the importance of humor and a positive attitude both personally and professionally and reflects on his television and business career.
As a host and weatherman of NBC’s Today Show, along with Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb, Al Roker has the undivided attention of the nation (over 32 million viewers per week) every weekday morning as America prepares for work.
Spanning a 35-year plus career and a thirteen-time Emmy winner, Al conducts interviews with celebrities and newsmakers around the world and does a wide variety of segments on every imaginable subject.
A thirteen-time Emmy winner, Al is also an accomplished television producer. He is Owner/CEO of Al Roker Entertainment, Inc. (ARE) which creates compelling, targeted stories for multiple distribution platforms and is involved in the development and production of network, cable, digital, and home video content. ARE produces programming for a diverse clientele including NBC News, MSNBC, Twitch, Facebook, TLC, Lifetime, A&E, The History Channel, E!, Discovery Networks, PBS, TV ONE, Oxygen, The Cartoon Network, The Weather Channel and NBC Television Stations Group. More: https://www.linkedin.com/company/al-roker-entertainment
As a leader in new media broadcasting, Al recently launched Roker Media (@RKRMedia), a creative consortium combining talent, production, amplification, and brand building for digital and live streaming platforms, leveraging audiences where they live online. Working with the latest media technology, Roker Media produces a new generation of shareable social video content for an on-the-go, mobile-first audience.
Al is a bestselling author with eleven acclaimed books to his credit and his latest book, You Look So Much Better in Person: True Stories of Absurdity and Success, was released on July 28, 2020 but Hachette and to great acclaim. His mystery novel, The Midnight Show Murders (part of a 3-book trilogy) is now a Hallmark Chanel TV movie starring Holly Robinson Peete and Rick Fox.
Al lives in New York City with his wife, ABC Correspondent Deborah Roberts and has three kids.