A Special Evening with Suze Orman
The Money Class: Learn to Create Your New American Dream
Thurber House is very pleased to welcome Suze Orman, who has been called “a force in the world of personal finance” and a “one-woman financial advice powerhouse” by USA Today. She will be talking about her first new book in four years, The Money Class: Learn to Create Your New American Dream. A two-time Emmy Award-winning television host, New York Times mega bestselling author, magazine and online columnist, writer/producer, and one of the top motivational speakers in the world today, Orman is undeniably America’s most recognized expert on personal finance. She is the contributing editor to “O” The Oprah Magazine, the Costco Connection Magazine and for the last nine years host of the award winning Suze Orman Show, which airs every Saturday night on CNBC. Orman is also the winner of seven Gracie awards, more than anyone in the 35-year history of this prestigious award. The Gracies recognize the nation's best radio, television, and cable programming for, by, and about women.
In October 2010 Forbes honored Orman as one of “The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women.” In July 2009 Forbes named Orman 18th on their list of The Most Influential Women In Media. In May 2009 and May 2008 Time Magazine named Orman as one of the TIME 100, The World’s Most Influential People. In April 2008 Orman was presented with the Amelia Earhart Award for her message of financial empowerment for women. In 2007, Business Week named Orman one of the top ten motivational speakers in the world—she was the ONLY woman on that list, thereby making her 2007’s top female motivational speaker in the world.