Ashley Koranteng and Ashley Lucas, Founders and CEOs of Rise and Thrive Inc., made their TV debut on WUSA 9’s morning program Great Day Washington with co-host Ellen Bryan on July 7, 2020.
Ellen Bryan, started her broadcasting career as a reporter at ABC 36 in Lexington, Kentucky. She then joined the NBC 5 morning show in Fort Worth, Texas before moving to Washington, D.C to serve as a co-host on Great Day Washington. Ellen Bryan also published her first book, A Work in Progress, which was inspired by digital videos from her online series called Minute Motivation. The phenomenal, Ellen Bryan is also known for delivering keynote speeches and TEDx talks.
The founders were honored and excited to speak with Ellen Bryan on Great Day Washington! They explored a number of topics including: why representation in mentorship is so important, what makes them relatable to young girls, and who they are looking to empower through Rise and Thrive.
Click the link below to watch the full Great Day Washington segment with founders, Ashley Koranteng and Ashley Lucas with co-host Ellen Bryan!