- Full name: Lisa Robertson
- Net Worth: Over $5 Million
- Occupation: TV Personality, fashion and home décor designer, former QVC home shopping network presenter
- Birthday: November 7th, 1965
- Birthplace: Collegedale, Tennessee
- Birth Sign: Libra
- Marital status: Not Married
Why is Lisa Famous?
Her former job as a presenter for the QVC home shopping has largely contributed to her fame. Lisa worked as a presenter with her main role being demonstrating and promoting the products available for sale. The televised home shopping network broadcasts to seven countries and is, reportedly, watched by over 350 million households.
Apart from QVC, Lisa has worked with other shows including ‘Friday Night’ and ‘PM Style’. She has also made guest appearances in ‘Good Morning America’ and ‘Project Runway Allstars’.
Information about Lisa’s early life is scarcely available except for the fact that she was born and grew up in Collegedale Tennessee. After high school, she took up a degree in Long Term Healthcare Administration at the Collegedale’s Southern college.
After which she began working at Knoxville, a shopping channel that was still in its novice stage. It was while working there that she developed an interest in hosting. Later, she changed jobs to work as a representative at Pearl Association of America and Japan.
At the same time, she tried her hand at becoming Miss Tennessee and, as fate would have it, she won. Her victory brought about an opportunity to work in the program ‘ Drug-Free Tennessee’. It was while working there that her dedication and passion gained recognition and she was rewarded for her outstanding service by the governor of the state. Soon after she was hired at QVC.
Her Resignation from QVC
Lisa worked at QVC for close to two decades before quitting. Not seeing her on set without a plausible explanation raised many speculations. Some said that she quit due to harassment from stalkers while others thought she died.
In 2016, she came out to clear the air and said that she left QVC as it took up so much of her time. She needed more time to focus on her own business and try something else.
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Robertson began her career at a very young age. She did so from Noville, where she worked on the assumption of a small channel back in the year 1991, a shopping channel. She collaborated with other small teams that significantly assisted in setting up the company.
In addition to that, She has also worked as a member and representative for the well-known Searl Society of America and Asia in the year 1990, which was before she joined the channel. She achieved great success in the year 1989, during which she was given one of the most significant titles in her career and was given the title of “Senior.”
Being associated with this title increased her popularity, and as a result, she worked for and represented a campaign in her hometown that was known as Drug-Free Sennensee. Following her success, the Senegal governor recognized her for her contributions to the campaign.
Finally, after all of this, She later spent two decades working for QV, where she was the most significant player and is now playing a major role in the company’s operation as well as its brand. She later left QV in 2014 so that she could concentrate on her own business line.
Where is Lisa Now?
Lisa spends most of her time managing GILI – her online retailing company. She uses her website lisarobertson.com and social media accounts to market its products and services which include jewelry, beauty, fashion, wellness, and home décor. All her accounts have a decent following – with thousands of online users interested in what she has to offer
From time to time she publicly gives her opinion on social issues. Her interviews have been featured in several popular publications including the ‘Vogue’ and ‘USA Today
When away from work Lisa spends time with her boyfriend Eric McGee, a fitness trainer 11 years younger than her. The lovebirds met while she was still working at QVC and are yet to tie the knot.
Lisa also sings and plays violin having been trained as a classical violinist. Over the years she has held several performances including some at the Carnegie Hall. To add on she delights in traveling to exotic places and trying different traditional cuisines.