Forbes Riley was born in Long Island, New York and attended Oceanside High School. She was named "Miss Teenage New York" and made her television debut with Bob Hope on NBC in the "Miss Teenage America Pageant". She has appeared on such shows as 24(2001), The Pretender (1996), Fashion House (2006), Untold Stories of the ER (2004), Boy Meets World (1993) and The Practice (1997). She also has starred in films such as Ghosts of Genius (2003), Mr. Murder (1998), Shadow of Doubt (1998) and Savage(1996), as well as the cult classic Splatter University (1984). Riley has become a familiar face to millions of American viewers for her numerous appearances on infomercials. She has been a spokesperson for Jack LaLanne's Power Juicer, Aerobed, Microgrill, MaxiGlide, Mor Furniture Stores, and her own exercise device, Forbes Riley's SpinGym. She is often seen on live TV, on both HSN and QVC in England.
Award-Winning TV host, Author, Motivational Speaker, Entrepreneur, One of the World's Leading Health & Wellness experts (National Fitness Hall of Fame inductee). Forbes was voted the "Top 20 Most inspiring People on Television" through her roles as a sought-after spokesperson, broadcast journalist and Success/Results Coach to celebrities, sales teams & CEOs. As a motivational keynote speaker - she's affectionally called "The Female Tony Robbins." Forbes Riley has created a trusted brand name for herself.
Touring the globe from Colleges and Sales Meetings to Boardrooms and Global Skypes, she is a dynamic Motivational Speaker and role models for the Success of Women in Business.
My career includes countless tv shows/movies. Visit imdb.com to see a plethora of acting & hosting credits on Broadway, TV series, movies and along the way I discovered my true gift of communication - live events, comedy at Laugh Factory , infomercials (179 to date w/ dozen best TV Presenter awards), & live home shopping (QVC & HSN).
Launching Forbes Factor Live and The Billionaire Business Academy with a goal to inspire others to their greatness. A trusted brand that extends beyond SpinGym, Forbes Flawless, my books & courses - EVERYTHING we do at Forbes Riley Media is designed to enroll YOU into YOUR life, 10x YOUR business and level-up YOUR health - getting you to live & feel better about yourself. Its our daily mission.
Extensive experience in front & behind camera working on direct and traditional marketing campaigns. Production, product development & marketing strategies including housewares, weight loss, fitness and lifestyle design products
Contact for Coaching, Speaking. If you have invented a product to take to live shopping or infomercials, or you are just ready to REALLY play the game of life and stop standing on the sidelines - the TIME for CHANGE is NOW!