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Gregory Fake is an assistant producer for the popular Lifetime TV talk show The Balancing Act. In this capacity, he works with celebrities, authors, and experts in a variety of fields to serve up interesting segments for the show. In addition to coordinating guests, Gregory Fake regularly takes The Balancing Act on location for a segment called the Road Tour, where the show’s hosts hit the road to meet celebrities and interact with fans.
Prior to joining The Balancing Act, Gregory Fake worked as an attorney for the US Securities and Exchange Commission, where he was a business and securities attorney. He also served as a business consultant for Andersen Consulting, where he helped create programmer workbenches and general ledger systems.
Gregory Fake grew up in Texas, where his family had a ranch, and where he enjoyed riding horses and fishing. He received his BA in economics from the University of Pennsylvania and began his career as a business consultant. Over the years, Gregory Fake has regularly worked in television production, helping produce programs for businesses. He believes his diverse experience in television programming has helped to shape his ability to create interesting morning television.
In 2009, Gregory Fake joined The Balancing Act, where his focus was on-location road tour programming and expert and author interviews. The Balancing Act on Lifetime Television, which recently celebrated its fifth anniversary, airs Mondays through Fridays at 7 AM eastern time/Pacific time. As Gregory Fake explains, The Balancing Act bills itself as the only hour-long TV show about women for women and trusted by women.
Hosted by Kristy Villa and Danielle Knox, The Balancing Act’s goal is to empower viewers to achieve success in every area of their lives, according to Gregory Fake. In 2010, The Balancing Act won 34 Telly Awards, an acknowledgement the show’s contribution to cable TV. As Gregory Fake describes, the show has welcomed celebrities like Jeff Probst and Kim Kardashian, in addition to featuring fashion trends and hard-hitting issues impacting today’s woman. Gregory Fake strives to create segments that are informative and entertaining without creating “fluff programming.”
In his spare time, Gregory Fake enjoys walking and spending time on the beach. He is an Eagle Scout and a deacon in the Lighthouse of Light Church. Gregory Fake’s experience also includes business and sports programming as well as outdoor TV programming and marketing and advertising.