Celebrity Spokesperson – Jo Frost
Jo Frost was catapulted to international fame when she became the star of a new reality show, “SuperNanny.” She was given the position over hundreds of other applicants; because of her outstanding childcare skills, her sincerity, and her candid style that helped transform families and instill positive, lasting results. She debuted in the U.K. in the summer of 2004 and became an overnight sensation breaking all expectations for viewer ratings for channel 4. Amongst several of her behavioral techniques, “the naughty step,” became a national catchphrase and garnered raves from the Prime Minister, David Cameron in the House of Commons during a discussion about preventing anti-social behavior. She continued with SuperNanny for five seasons and then decided to launch forward with her new show “Extreme Parental Guidance” in the U.K. which again has been successful entering into international territories.
The U.S. version of “SuperNanny” debuted in 2005, becoming an instant runaway hit with both critics and viewers. Jo’s skills and techniques have been embraced internationally, and she now appears in more than 172 markets and 49 countries, creating a global revolution in childcare. In addition, her positive influence on family care, and her global acclaim, has spurred international syndication. In America, Style Network has obtained syndication rights to the entire “SuperNanny” library. She continued successfully for 7 seasons and has now decided to launch forward with her highly anticipated brand new shows for the TLC Network.
A bestselling author, Jo has books translated into over 20 languages and has successfully had books on the New York Times bestseller list. Her most recent, “Jo Frost’s Confident Toddler Care” debuted June 2011 becoming a best seller and continues to do well. The highly anticipated “Jo Frost’s Toddler S.O.S. Book” is due in the fall of 2012.
Her knowledge, integrity, passion and intuition for helping families has made her a sought-after expert for 100s of speaking engagements all over the world. Jo has appeared on may media platforms, Oprah, Good Morning America, 20/20, The View, GMTV, CNN, and BBC Morning News, among many others.
Jo is trusted, known and respected worldwide for her work on and off the show. She personally gives her time to helping nonprofit charities and communities as a family advocate and helping those in need worldwide.