Patty Rodriguez Biography
Patty Rodriguez is an American entrepreneur, producer, radio personality and best-selling author. Rodriguez is the co-founder of Lil’ Libros, a bilingual children’s publishing company, and founder of the MALA by Rodriguez jewelry line.
She is currently the senior producer of On Air With Ryan Seacrest, where she appears regularly as a show personality and sometimes as a guest. In 2016, Rodriguez led a grassroots campaign that convinced MAC Cosmetics to create a collection honoring the late Tejano superstar Selena Quintanilla.
Patty Rodriguez Age
Rodriguez was born in Los Angeles to Mexican immigrants. At a young age, she lived in a crowded East L.A. apartment before moving to Lynwood, California.
Patty Rodriguez Education
She was a student at Lynwood High School when she started interning for the KIIS-FM radio station in Burbank, California.
Patty Rodriguez Husband
She is in a relationship with Micheal Whom they both have two sons.
Patty Rodriguez KIIS-FM
In her senior year of High School, Rodriguez heard a KIIS-FM promo for a new intern to work on Rick Dees’ morning show. Rodriguez, who was only 17 at the time, skipped school and drove over to successfully interview for the position.
Rodriguez worked her way up the ladder to positions on KIIS-FM’s promotions and digital team before rising to the rank as an assistant producer on the recently formed Ryan Seacrest morning show.
Rodriguez has been a member of the On-Air team since 2006, where she hosts the popular Ryan’s Roses segment. She currently works as the show’s senior producer, interweaving her love of music and celebrity with her personal life and love of her Latin heritage.
Rodriguez has been able to use her platform on the radio to grow her social media brand and become a preeminent social media influencer In 2014, Rodriguez leveraged her social media influence to launch a popular jewelry line inspired by her Mexican-American roots.MALA by Rodriguez has been worn by celebrities including Miley Cyrus, Rihanna, Gina Rodriguez, and Vanessa Bryant.
Patty Rodriguez Books
After being rejected by several traditional children’s literature companies, Rodriguez founded the popular bilingual children’s book publishing company Lil’ Libros with her childhood best friend Arian Stein.
In 2018, the company released on a children’s biography picture book on legendary Tejano singer Selena Quintanilla. The book was an instant success rising to No. 1 on Amazon’s bestseller 24 hours after its release. The company’s other popular titles include Counting With – Contando Con Frida, a book inspired by Mexican artist Frida Kahlo and Lil’ Loteria, a bi-lingual board game based on the Mexican bingo game Loteria.
Patty Rodriguez Networth
Patty Rodriguez Estimated Net Worth is under review.
Patty Rodriguez Awards
- LA Times Latinos de Hoy Cultural Influencer Award (2016)
- Ford’s Latina On the Move Award (2016)
- Hispanic Public Relations Association Social Media Influencer of the Year (2017)
- Latina magazine’s Top 100 Women of The Year (2017)
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