Home and Garden Speaker Ty Pennington first started as a model and traveled the world doing print jobs for J. Crew, Swatch and Sprite and did TV spots for Diet Coke, Levi’s, Macy’s and Bayer. He then became a TV set designer for Leaving Las Vegas in 1995 before his breakthrough came with TLC’s Trading Spaces.
ABC began developing a show that would transform home of deserving families in seven days or less, and home and garden speaker Ty Pennington was chosen as the leader of the eight-person design team. Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. Ty also has a partnership with Sears with a line of bedding, table top items, bath accessories, furniture, patio furniture and other home décor. In addition to his furniture designing, he also carries a line of hardwood flooring through Lumber Liquidators. Ty stars in his new show, American Diner Revival, which aired in May of 2015. The show follows Ty and Amanda Freitag as they travel to different towns, attempting to save struggling diners. Ty Pennington is available for speaking engagements, public service announcements, and endorsements.
SHOWS: Trading Spaces, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition
APPEARANCES: Abbott Nutrition, Marketlace Events, Sears
BOOKS: Ty’s Tricks: Home Repair Secrets Plus Cheap and Easy Projects to Transform Any Room, Good Design Can Change Your Life: Beautiful Rooms, Inspiring Stories
TO WORK WITH TY PENNINGTON: Home and Garden Speaker Ty Pennington can be hired for endorsements and events in roles such as public speaker, autograph signings, SMT’S, and public relation campaigns.