June Sarpong as enjoyed a 15-year career which has already seen her become one of the most recognizable faces of British television, as well as being one of the UK’s most intelligent and dynamic young hosts. June is a media phenomenon and is the only host of her generation that is equally comfortable interviewing politicians, celebrities and members of the public. June is currently working as a TV Presenter in New York on the hit TV Show ‘Conspiracy Theory’.
She started out as a DJ before being giver her own spot on MTV. June soon became the face of T4, one of UK Channel 4’s most successful and longstanding homegrown series. Her interviewees include some of the world’s biggest names such as Sir Elton John, 50 Cent, George Clooney, Halle Berry, Britney Spears, Will Smith and Nicole Kidman as well as dignitaries and politicians including Bill Clinton, Al Gore, Tony Blair, Nelson Mandela and Gordon Brown.
June has also taken on the world’s most challenging live audiences, hosting 2005’s major Make Poverty History event in London’s Trafalgar Square and presenting at the UK leg of Live Earth in 2007. In 2008 alongside Will Smith she also hosted Nelson Mandela’s 90th Birthday celebrations in front of 30,000 people in London’s Hyde Park.
June has worked extensively with HRH Prince Charles for over ten years as an ambassador for his charity the Prince’s Trust. June was awarded an MBE in 2007 for her services to broadcasting and charity.
June Sarpong is also at the forefront of social media and internet technology. She Co-Founded WIE (Women: Inspiration & Enterprise), a dynamic NYC women’s conference and website hosted by First Lady Sarah Brown, past speakers have included: Queen Rania, Melinda Gates, Ashley Judd, Baroness Amos and Ambassador Malanne Verveer.
June is today’s answer to a Sex and the City audience, getting people interested in and talking about today’s important stories in a hip, and entertaining and forum. She is stylish and aspirational, but at the same time down-to-earth.
June is currently based between NYC and London.