Meeka Claxton raised in Queens, New York by her two loving, strict, supportive parents. As a stock broker her father taught her the value of a dollar, which has been the driving force behind her tremendous success. A working mother by choice, Meeka’s mother instilled in her at an early age the importance of being an independent woman. Her upbringing is credited as being the source of her prosperity.
Meeka graduated in 2001 with a major in Psychology and a minor in Biology. Hofstra University also served as the grounds where she met her future husband, NBA Champion Craig (Speedy) Claxton. In 2003, they welcomed their first daughter Aniya Claxton, followed by their second daughter London Claxton in 2008.
Meeka became a founding partner of Allure Realty Group, a luxury global relocation real estate agency. She was later awarded the prestigious Cambridge ‘Who’s Who Award’ for excellence as a luxury real estate professional. Meeka Claxton is in the beginning stages of following in the footsteps of Kimora Lee Simmons and Oprah, two women whose work ethic and perseverance she deeply admires.
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About The Gossiping Heifers
The Gossiping Heifers began as a simple idea between two sisters, Michele and Rochele Thompkins. The vision of the sisters was to create a hot informative and funny show discussing entertainment headlines, lifestyle and community features spotlights for television. Beginning on the internet with their hit show, The Gossiping Heifers gained over 7 million subscribers within a 3 year period.
The Gossiping Heifers gained additional recognition when they began to interview celebrities such as; Kevin Hart, Rocmond Dunbar, Marques Houston, Royce Reed of Basketball Wives, Elgin Charles, Ray Lavender “Ultimate Merger” , Tinonna Smalls of VH1’s “What Chili Wants,” Steve Ward of VH1 Tough Love and Shanda Freeman of “Man and Wife TV.”
The Gossiping Heifers Talk Show airs every Sunday on Houston’s UTN (Channel 43.8) bringing you a half hour of entertainment, news and celebrity gossip. The Gossiping Heifers Talk Radio Show airs on Houston’s KCOH 1430 AM at 7:00 PM CST. The radio show differs in format with a wide array of talk topics and special guests. The Gossiping Heifers video podcast is available for free download on itunes and podomatic for portable devices such as; ipod, iphone and ipad.
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