The Culture Supplier – Marcus Gilmore
The ability to bounce back from rejection and see the bigger picture of life. Cari Champion talks during this Ted Talk at UCLA about her journey through the television industry. Can a woman be a power voice in sports? Cari Champion is and has paved the way for many more to follow in her footsteps.
Cari Champion is the host of ESPN2’s First Take, where she shares the debate table with featured commentators Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith and moderates the debate topics while offering her perspective and insight. Prior to joining ESPN, Champion was an anchor and courtside reporter at the Tennis Channel.
Additionally, she served as an entertainment/lifestyle reporter doing features for The Insider, Hollywood 411 and Starz Entertainment. Champion graduated from UCLA with a bachelor’s degree in English.