WSB News Reporter To Host: “Cocktails & Money: Do Your Sips Make Cents? #DRINKINGWEALTH”
Veronica Waters of WSB News in Atlanta, GA will lead a healthy, mature conversation of how alcohol may influence bad choices and could lead to money mismanagement. We will share concrete examples of what one less drink (alcohol or non-alcohol) a week could lead to in regards to financial planning. Emphasizing that you don’t have to possess a lot of money to begin financial planning. One less beverage could lead you down a road to financial gains.
Tenisha Bell – Mistress of Ceremony
Veronica Waters – News Reporter WSB
Panelist 1: Terrell Dickens
Panelist 2: Ashley Maltbia
Panelist 3: Alistair Edwards
Panelist 4: Kine’ Corder
Panelist 5: Sonia Booker
Sponsored by: Perfect Pitch Media Group, Graphics In Atlanta, ASB Skin
Veronica Waters is an anchor and reporter for News/Talk WSB. She is also the staff expert on legal affairs and the courts. In 2007, the Radio-Television News Directors Association named Waters’ series on “Snaring Internet Predators” best in the region with an Edward R. Murrow award for Investigative Reporting.
She has been honored by several professional organizations for news and sports feature reporting, and was named in 2003 as the Atlanta Press Club’s Radio Journalist of the Year. Waters has covered an assortment of high-profile cases from Mayor Bill Campbell’s corruption trial to the murder trials of activist-turned imam Jamil Al-Amin and of former DeKalb County, GA Sheriff Sidney Dorsey.
She served as the station’s correspondent for the murder trial of accused “Black Widow” Lynn Turner, and the death penalty case of double murderer Stacey Humphreys. One of the biggest legal cases in Atlanta history involved the notorious Gold Club racketeering trial. Waters covered this unfolding drama not only for WSB Radio and radio stations throughout America, but also for a worldwide audience on BBC Radio. Waters joined WSB in 1997 as an anchor and reporter. She began her journalism career at the Southern Urban Network and Mississippi Network in Jackson, MS. Waters attended Alcorn State University and Mississippi State University, and enjoys cheering for the NFL’s Tennessee Titans.