Brande Roderick

Brande Roderick was Playboy Playmate of the Year (2001), the star of Baywatch Hawaii, and was featured in 2009’s Celebrity Apprentice. She has also appeared in several films, such as Starsky & Hutch and The Nanny Diaries. Brande starred on of the first season of The Surreal Life, and guest starred on a variety of other television shows, including Joey, Beverly Hills 90210, Just Shoot Me, Jesse, and Love Boat: The Next Wave. Brande acts as CEO of Financially Hung, a company that combines professional and social networking with entertainment and philanthropy. She also founded She-Ra Productions, a film and television company that has produced several half-hour pilots.

Roderick penned her first book in collaboration with Liz Topp. The book, Bounce, Don’t Break: Brande’s Guide to Life, Love, and Success, shares the tips of the trade Roderick has learned along the way, and encourages women everywhere not to let self-doubt stand in the way of their success. The book contains a compendium of tips on how to maximize your assets and acknowledge your faults, emphasizing hard work, self-reliance, courage and entrepreneurial fortitude. Bounce Don’t Break will be published by Running Press.