The Epitome Of Perseverance, Black Pride, Leadership And Storytelling: Ardre Orie Is The Definition Of Empowerment
Ardre Orie is a celebrity ghostwriter, book publishing expert, playwright, film director and CEO of 13th & Joan Publishing House. Orie has written for a host of clients including VH1, MTV, WETV, BRAVO, BET, CENTRIC, YouTube, Harvard, Grammy Award-Winning Artists, the NFL and a Bevy Of Entrepreneurs and Everyday Heroes.
As the product of a single parent home and childhood survivor of domestic violence, Ardre recognized that there was great power in the transparency of her pain through storytelling. Her goal as a media maven is to create platforms and media that allow the voices of those who have suffered from oppressive circumstances to be heard and to create meaningful media that feeds our souls and sheds light on our experiences.
Orie began her career as an author telling the stories of women in her local community at age 10. As author of Consciously Beautiful: I Am Enough (2014), A Heroine in Heels (2015), Let Your Lips Speak Life (2017), I’ve Got the Keys (2017); writer and director of the theatrical productions Lipstick Monologues and The Heart of a Man, and film director of the documentary I Am Consciously Beautiful. Ardre Orie’s work sheds light on life’s experiences, while closely examining the effects of mainstream media and societal norms/1 Brand Ambassador that have defined our journeys and self-worth.
In 2015, Orie founded 13th & Joan, a multimedia publishing house, to provide a vehicle for 2 Artist aspiring authors, playwrights and film directors to tell their stories and distribute them on a 3 Hosting national and international scale with her support and guidance. In this capacity, Orie and her affiliates have coached several hundreds of aspiring writers across the finish line to become published authors. Orie continues to thrive as the “Queen of Storytelling” while creating a rich legacy of love. Ardre Orie currently resides in Chicago, Illinois with her husband and two daughters and a loving son in college.
Ardre Orie continues to thrive as the “Queen of Storytelling” while creating a rich legacy of love.
Celebrity Ghostwriter Book Publishing Expert CEO Of 13TH & JOAN Publishing House Branding Guru Featured On NBC After Launching Author's Masterclass To Empower Aspiring Writers.
Featured In Essence Magazine After Launching Luxury International Writer's Retreat Venture.
Negotiated Publishing Deal To Pen Book For FIRST AFRICAN-AMERICAN FEMALE To Receive Funding On ABC'S SHARK TANK.
Executed A Series Of "US" Book Tours In Partnership With BARNES & NOBLE.
Made History By Becoming The First Woman To Launch Mass Publishing Initiative To EMPOWER 100 BLACK MEN AS AUTHORS.
Established Multi-Media Initiatives To Document Stories Of PROFESSIONAL ATHLETES.
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