Joy S. Pedersen applied the skills of networking and the techniques commonly referred to today as “the secret’ to land a career in the entertainment industry including television publicity at Paramount on shows such as Cheers, Happy Days, Taxi, Mork & Mindy, and Family Ties to name a few and ending her career as the Bureau Chief of the syndicated magazine show, PM Magazine, putting celebrities on television.

She founded Express Success and began sharing her steps to success with others through trainings, workshops and consultations and in the network groups she developed.


Dr. Joy S. Pedersen, C.S.H.C., L.S.H.


Other Past Highlights:

Facilitator and advisory board member of Network Plus in New Jersey

Radio commentator on KFOX’s Wake Up to Success with Paul and Sarah Edwards in Los Angeles

Founder of Entertainment Business Network in Los Angeles and current in New Jersey

Regular instructor at The Learning Annex, taught The Art of Networking at the New York location and in Toronto as well as at their other cities across the United States, as well as other topics such as network marketing in New York.

Ambassador of The Morris County Chamber of Commerce

Social Chair of Executive Women’s Golf Association

Vice President of Women in Show  Business

Member of Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

Member of Publicists Guild of America

Member of Institute of Noetic Sciences and member of several committees including one regarding people with exceptional abilities and the other to promote world peace.

Member of American Seminar Leaders Association

Worked on over 40 television shows while at Paramount including coordinating efforts for Golden Globes and Emmys

Wrote two regular columns on networking, one for college market on career strategies; one for business

Nominated/listed in Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in the West, Who’s Who of Executive and Professional Women, Who’s Who of Women in the World, The International Directory of Leadership, 2000 Notable American Women, and Women Entrepreneurs of America

Recognized by the Olympic Committee for her participation on The Citizen’s Advisory Commission in Los Angeles