Malik L. Boyd is the Executive Producer/Host of “The Heart of the City”, the Delaware Valley’s leading talk show for African Americans discussing news, culture, politics, and community. He is the CEO of Premiere Brand, a brand development firm headquartered in Center City Philadelphia. Malik currently consults national and regional clients, municipalities, and elected officials, directing strategy, brand identity & design, and leading crisis management efforts. Malik is a sought after political analyst/subject matter expert, appearing regularly on TVOne’s News One Now & NBC. He is the founder of Malik Boyd Productions, a media company focused on creating shows and content for both radio and television.
Malik is an accomplished author and nationally recognized motivational speaker. He has published three books, his most recent is titled “Breaking The Inner Chain: Pushing Through Challenges to find the Greatness Within Yourself”. He has also written two other books: Power of One, Volume: Perfecting Life One Post at a Time, volume 1 & 2.
No stranger to service to the community, Malik is an influential Republican in the Philadelphia area. He serves as a ward leader, and a political consultant for many elected officials and initiatives. He is the former president of the Philadelphia Young Democrats, former candidate for PA State Representative, and has sat on numerous boards of organizations that impact our city such as: Allens Lane Arts Center, Nationalities Services Center, and Youth Services, Inc.
A recipient of the Liberty Bell and Lucien Blackwell, Guiding Light Award, Malik is currently the Chairman of the Advance America PAC and the Chairman of the Philadelphia County chapter of the Frederick Douglas Inclusion Council. With a passion for youth and mentorship, Malik is also the founder and President of MENtors, a non-profit organization that serves to positively impact the lives of at risk male youth through financial literacy, job training, and mentorship.