Meet Mimi Brown, the Los Angeles-based speaker, host, TV personality, journalist and show producer who knows how to cut right to the heart of entertainment culture. With her passion for broadcast journalism being the root of her success, Mimi is committed to bringing her aptitude for storytelling, amplifying the work of others and helping individuals and brands to connect to the forefront of all that she does. Mimi has been able to utilize her influence to benefit the lives, careers and missions of those that surround her.
Whether she’s hosting a stage at ESSENCE Festival, moderating a panel or discussing critical issues as a television news anchor— you can always count on Mimi to deliver the realness. But that’s not it for Mimi — not even close! On her exciting independent podcast, ’Becoming Dope’, the journalist hosts open conversations with leading experts, athletes, influencers, celebrities and public figures to discuss their struggles and successes in life and career: in other words, Mimi finds out exactly how they ‘Become Dope’.
Mimi’s instincts for storytelling and connection have set her in a lane of her own. Originally from Anchorage, Alaska, Mimi started her media career as a red carpet reporter for Us Weekly and People Magazine covering award shows like the Oscars, Grammy's and the Golden Globes. As she nurtured her correspondent and hosting talents, she’s continued to work in tandem as a highly sought-after television producer for an amazing array of broadcast platforms that reach the homes of millions of consumers a day. This included major news houses like NBC, ABC, BET and FOX.
This makin’, movin’, shakin’ speaker, producer and host loves what she does. Mimi said in a recent interview: "As a girl from Alaska, I never knew jobs like this existed. Every day I get to tell a different story, highlight the newest craze or talk to my favorite celebrity about their new project. Each day is a fun new experience. I love that.”
Mimi holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Howard University and a Master’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism from American University. She’s also a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated. Exciting things are in the mix for Mimi Brown. Find her on Instagram — @mimibrowntv.
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