For 2007, according to the Associated Press , George Foreman will be a Judge on `American Inventor'. The "boxing great, ordained minister and grilling guru George Foreman just added another job to his resume: reality-TV judge. "
Foreman will be joined by former NBA executive Pat Croce, British businessman Peter Jones and undergarments entrepreneur Sara Blakely, creator of Spanx. The show's new host is Nick Smith.
You can read more about Pat Croce here .
Peter Jones is a judge from Season One, and a producer of American Inventor.
Sara Blakely is the inventor of Spanx (footless pantyhose and body gridles). She has been a winner of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2002 and Gerogia's Woman of the Year. Her inventor story is at her website .
The host Nick Smith joined ABC in February 2007, and contributes to both The View from the Bay and the ABC 7 News team. Nick is a graduate of University of California, Berkeley.
Prior to ABC 7, Nick anchored a local morning news program in Philadelphia, and provided live coverage of special interest stories in his own segment, "Nick in the Neighborhood." Appropriately, Nick has been a live reporter for the Army/Navy game, traditionally held in Philadelphia. He has also worked as a reporter for E! Entertainment Television, and his live reporting has appeared on the FOX News Channel, the Weather Channel, World News Now, Live! With Regis and Kelly, and World News Tonight with Peter Jennings.
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