Industry Ears

"A New Generation Think Tank Dedicated to Promoting Justice in media"


A consortium of entertainment and broadcast industry professionals with more than 60 years of experience dedicated to revealing truth and promoting justice in media.



"Rarely do we find men who willingly engage in hard, solid thinking. There is an almost universal quest for easy answers and half-baked solutions. Nothing pains some people more than having to think."

--Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.


Media watch...

Understanding the impact of media images.

Corporate media rarely thinks about our children.


Industry Ears Media Watch Dog

Control Your Media!


Lisa Fager Bediako
President and Founder
Industry Ears, Inc.

Lisa Fager Bediako Lisa Fager Bediako is co-founder and President of Industry Ears, a media watchdog group focused on media's impact on communities of color. She draws upon years of experience in various marketing and public relations roles for major entertainment and broadcasting companies including Capitol-EMI Records and Discovery Communications.

Ms. Bediako, an expert in social marketing, also independently consults on public health and civic issues through her Free Mind Communications venture with a broad range of clients, including the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Comcast Corporation, American Cancer Society, and Def Jam Records. She serves as a board trustee for the National Association for People With AIDS (NAPWA).

Ms. Bediako received her MBA from Johns Hopkins University.

Contact Lisa Fager Bediako.