Local Girls Said ‘Yes!’ To the Prom at Second Annual Event

On Tuesday, Discovery Communications’ headquarters was transformed into the ultimate prom preparation station to help make local high school girls’ prom dreams come true. For the second annual Say Yes to the Prom, Discovery Communications invited 40 local high school girls to One Discovery Place for a star-studded day of mentoring, prom dress shopping and makeovers. The girls, each paired with a Discovery employee who served as a personal assistant,…

Discovery Says ‘Yes’ to the Prom with Second Annual Event

After a successful Say Yes to the Prom event in 2012, Discovery Communications has announced that, in conjunction with Magruder High School and KidsPeace, we will help local students Say Yes to the Prom again. On March 26, we will welcome 40 high school girls from the local community for an unforgettable day of beauty, fashion and fun. Monte Durham of TLC’s Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta will again host the special…

Going, Going…Gone! Robots, Punt Guns & Iron Maidens on Discovery Channel

Auction Kings was one of the first shows I worked on when I first started in social media at Discovery Channel. Set at storied Georgia auction house, Gallery 63, Paul Brown and his crew get some pretty cool and pretty strange items coming in.  I always looked forward to finding out which wacky, nostalgic, one-of-a kind items the auctions would be featured that week. The subject line of my emails…

Discovery Says Yes to the Prom

One of the great advantages of working at a company like Discovery is being able to tap into our best resource – our awesome employees and on-air talent – for events like Say Yes to the Prom.  Yesterday, in conjunction with The Horizon Foundation, Discovery Communications invited 34 local girls to the Discovery offices in Silver Spring to choose a prom dress from over 300 dresses donated by Discovery employees…