HarperCollins Speakers Bureau

Marta Tracy

Veteran TV Executive and Pioneering Producer


  • TV Secrets Revealed
  • Promoting & Expanding Your Brand/Business on TV
  • Creating Lasting, Profitable Relationships with TV Producers
  • 5 Easy Steps to Getting on TV
  • How to Be a Great Guest and Look Like a Star
  • How to Parlay Your Expertise into a TV Career
  • How to Produce the Life You Want (using the secrets of TV)
  • Host Your Own Show


California, New York

Marta Tracy is the co-author with Terence Noonan of Starring You! The Insiders' Guide to Using Television and Media to Launch Your Brand, Your Business, and Your Life. She and Noonan (see his separate bio on this site), two heavy-hitting television executives, give several dynamic and informative motivational talks and workshops in which they share years of industry secrets to reveal how to use television to it’s best effect: from writing the perfect pitch to what to wear on camera to promoting and building your business or brand.

Their presentations are perfect for corporations, small businesses, professional organizations, women’s groups, and gay organizations. Tracy and Noonan also share tips from their top-tier TV executive, on-air talent, and producer friends, including: Diane Sawyer, Nancy Grace, Paula Deen, Paula Froelich, Isaac Mizrahi, Cindi Berger (PMK) and Brad Bessey (Entertainment Tonight). Tracy and Noonan can be booked together or separately.

Marta founded and runs the media company, Marta Tracy Media, Inc., where she positions personalities, entrepreneurs and businesses for maximum credibility and media exposure to increase brand recognition and to help generate additional revenue. Brand by brand, she works as a talent manager and executive producer, developing and creating content on TV and across multiple media platforms.

As a television executive Tracy created and developed The Style Network as Senior Vice President of Programming where she developed and launched the first and only network dedicated to fashion, beauty, home design, and entertaining. From the production of original series and specials to casting to on-air design and promotion, Tracy was the central force behind the creation of the network’s image and brand. 

One of the original creators of E! Entertainment Television, she served 10 years as Vice President of Talent and Development and was one of the principal architects responsible for creating the E! brand and for developing and executive producing hundreds of hours of series and specials, including major hits like The E! True Hollywood Story, the Emmy Award-winning Talk Soup, and Mysteries & Scandals. She trail blazed the fashion genre at E! and established many of the network’s signature shows including, E! Live Events, Fashion Review, Fashion Emergency, and Model. She has developed content for Matt Lauer, Elizabeth Hasselbeck, and Howard Stern.