In this episode of Chasing the Insights, I talk to content creation guru Maryann Ridini Spencer.

Maryann talks to us about her incredible journey and what led her to create content for different mediums

Maryann Ridini Spencer, president of Ridini Entertainment Corporation, a PR/Marketing and Content Creation Company

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She is also a Writers Guild West and Producers Guild of America member, has produced movies and series for television and the foreign theatrical market on CBS-TV, Showtime, SyFy, TMC, USA Networks, and Time Warner Cable.

In addition, she is celebrated for co-producing/writing the teleplay for the award-winning Hallmark Hall of Fame movie, The Lost Valentine. Based on the James Michael Pratt novel and starring Betty White and Jennifer Love Hewitt, over 15 million viewers tuned in to watch the film, winning CBS-TV the night in ratings. The movie, part of Hallmark’s Gold Crown (DVD) Collector’s Edition, can also be live-streamed on Hallmark’s movie channels.

Maryann is also the creator, writer, producer, and host of the award-winning healthy living cooking series, cookbooks, and blog, Simply Delicious Living with Maryann®. The series is broadcast on PBS-TV station KVCR in Southern California, DirecTV, DishTV, and to a global audience on YouTube and Maryann’s blog at

Throughout her career, Maryann has worked as a freelance food and lifestyle TV and print writer and contributing editor for Palm Springs Life Magazine, Desert Magazine, Ventura County Star (part of the USA Today Network), and Los Angeles Magazine.

Maryann is the author of the Simply Delicious Living with Maryann®- Entrées cookbook (Santa Rosa Press, 2019), and three Kate Grace Novels (“Lady in the Window,” 2017/2019, winner of the 2018 American Fiction “Visionary Award”); the Amazon Bestseller, “The Paradise Table” (2019); and the Best Book Finalist, “Secrets of Grace Manor” (2021). She is currently working on the fourth novel in the Kate Grace series and her second Simply Delicious Living cookbook.

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