LOS ANGELES, October 12, 2018 -- Last night at the 10th annual Merge Summit in Los Angeles, Premiere Networks-syndicated radio host, Emmy Award-winning television personality and best-selling author Steve Harvey was among the honorees at the Merge Gala Awards, which recognize those making an impact in bridging the worlds of faith and entertainment. Joined by fellow award recipients Laila Ali, DeVon Franklin, and Chad Johnson & Michelle Williams, Harvey was presented with the award by his Steve Harvey Morning Show co-host Shirley Strawberry at the Hilton Universal City, the site of this year’s Summit.
The annual Merge Summit is one of the largest events providing a platform for men and women of faith to interface, learn and partner with leading executives and talent in the entertainment industry, who lead workshops, interactive panels and master class sessions covering music, television, film, creative development, branding, marketing and new media. Visit https://www.mergesummit.com/new-index/ for more information.
Photo Caption: Steve Harvey accepts his Merge Gala Award at the 2018 Merge Summit at the Hilton Universal City on October 11, 2018.
Photo Credit: Von Jackson Vlex Photos
About The Steve Harvey Morning Show
Created by Harvey in September 2000, The Steve Harvey Morning Show joined Premiere Networks national lineup in 2005. The top-rated, award-winning program featuring Harvey and his on-air crew, including Shirley Strawberry, J. Anthony Brown, Nephew Tommy, Carla Ferrell, Junior and J. Anthony Brown, is the #1 syndicated morning show in America with nearly 7 million weekly listeners and more than 100 affiliates nationwdie. Each day on the program, Harvey and his co-hosts entertain listeners with inspirational advice, laughs, celebrity interviews, news, rousing music, and more. For his work on the program, Harvey was honored with the NAB Marconi Award for Network/Syndicated Personality of the Year” in 2013 and 2015, and he was inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame. The popular “Strawberry Letter” segment, in which Harvey responds to listeners' relationship questions, led to his first book, “Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man,” which is an international best-seller and was adapted into two box office topping movies - Think Like A Man (2012) and Think Like a Man Too (2014). In addition to his radio show, Harvey hosts the daytime syndicated show “STEVE,” “Little Big Shots,” “Little Big Shots: Forever Young,” “Family Feud,” “Celebrity Family Feud,” “Miss Universe,” and “Steve Harvey’s Funderdome.” For additional information, please visit www.SteveHarvey.com.
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