Erica Olsen

Headshot_2016Erica Olsen is an Emmy-nominated On-air Host for CBS Local and has been the Station Host for CBS2/KCAL9 since 2009. Her credits include hosting Music Minute – weekday series featuring emerging bands performing in LA, Inside SoCal – guide to what’s new and notable in LA, Night at the Sayers Club – music series, Lexus: Music Uncovered and Lexus Night Out – music specials surrounding the GRAMMYs, Level 8 at The Grove – summer concert series, Inside the LA Auto Show – yearly event special, AussieWeek – travel special on Australia. Plus, she’s served as a reporter for the Doctors On Call Phone Bank series and Emmy-winning special Tutankhamen & the Golden Age of the Pharaohs. She also appears on camera on behalf of numerous clients.

Erica is the Past President of Alliance for Women in Media (AWM) SoCal Affiliate, and is a graduate of the University of Kansas with a degree in Business Administration and emphasis in Information Systems, and completed a study-abroad session in the Veneto region of Italy through the Consortium Institute of Management and Business Analysis (CIMBA). She has been an active member of P.E.O (Philanthropic Educational Organization) since 1996, and alumni of the Delta Gamma Sorority.

In her spare time, she can be found scoping out new restaurants, hiking with her dog Caesar, and listening to live music.

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Jack in the Box Music Minute: THE ORWELLS

This week’s Jack in the Box Music Minute is The Orwells performing “They put a body in the bayou.”


Knott’s Boysenberry Festival

Knott’s Berry Farm is the birthplace of THE Boysenberry and each spring, Knott’s celebrates the flavorful berry and it historic roots during the Knott’s Boysenberry Festival, April 1 – April 23.


Koala’s March Cookies

Easter is right around the corner and we’ve got something fun to add to your Easter baskets: Koala’s March Cookies!


Disney On Ice presents Dream Big

Enter a world where adventure is waiting and courage leads the way at Disney On Ice presents Dream Big. Through enchanted pixie-dust, Tinker Bell takes you on a journey of beloved Disney tales LIVE ON ICE.


Jack in the Box Music Minute: JACK SAVORETTI

This week’s Jack in the Box Music Minute is Jack Savoretti performing “I’m Yours.”


Utah Tourism: Southwest Dinos & Goblins

We’re on the Road to Mighty with a fun-filled trip that will make everyone feel like a kid again on Utah’s Southwest Dinos & Goblins Trip.


Utah Tourism: Southwest Silver Screen

Check out Utah’s movie magic, the Southwest Silver Screen lays out an action packed trip on the Road to Mighty.


Utah Tourism: Away From It All

Utah’s Road to Mighty has the ultimate 2-day “away from it all” trip starting at Cedar Breaks National Monument and ending at Capitol Reef National Park.


Floran and Adrienne’s act of humankindness

Floran Fowkey and Adrienne Seltzer of Operation School Bell tell us about their act of humankindness. Share your act of humankindness on social media using #Hellohumankindness.


Jack in the Box Music Minute: JACOB BANKS

This week’s Jack in the Box Music Minute is singer/songwriter Jacob Banks performing “Unholy War” at the famous nightclub in West Hollywood, The Roxy Theatre.


Make March Matter! Drybar partnering with Children’s Hospital LA

Alli Webb, Founder of Drybar tell us about “Make March Matter!” Drybar is partnering with Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles to donate $1 of all blowouts sold in March at LA area Drybars with the proceeds going directly to CHLA.


Ali Mesiwala, MD, Neurosurgeon’s act of humankindness

Ali Mesiwala, MD, Neurosurgeon’s from Dignity Health – St. Bernardine Medical Center shares his act of humankindness.


Jack in the Box Music Minute: DAWES

This week’s Jack in the Box Music Minute is the bad DAWES performing “Roll with the punches.”


Jack in the Box Music Minute: CHERUB

This week’s Jack in the Box Music Minute is the band Cherub to perform “Very Rare.”


Jack in the Box Music Minute: THE BRITANYS

This week’s Jack in the Box Music Minute is the band The Britanys performing “In Yer Time.”



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