claudia potamkin

SocialMiami contributor

Claudia Potamkin began her professional career in media as a sportscaster in the late 70’s, producing sports news for News/talk radio WNWS and ABC’s Channel 10, as well as broadcasting play-by-play and color commentary for Miami Hurricanes baseball on WVUM. She has written, produced and voiced commercials and documentaries since the early ’80’s.

Claudia is a founding partner in genConnectu, a premier online educational website which connects users with over 3,000 world class experts providing courses on topics including career, finance, health, relationship, lifestyle and giving back. In addition to interviews with experts for Genconnectu, Claudia conducts author interviews at Books&Books and is a frequent master of ceremonies and moderator for various organizations.

Claudia has served on the boards of civic and charitable boards for over 40 years. She is the proud mother of three who is pleased to fulfill her responsibilities. Responsibility = the ability to respond. Claudia feels it is a duty and an honor to respond to the needs of her local and global communities.

claudia potamkin's Content:

  • Notes by Claudia Potamkin: Covid-19 Gets Personal

    Claudia Potamkin with her parents and children I tested positive for Covid19 on the second week of April.  I felt a Scarlett Letter, the letter “C” --  appearing across…
  • Notes By Claudia Potamkin: You Can Learn Guitar

    We’ve practiced and conquered in the kitchen, our board game skills are at their peak, we’ve made it through books we’ve been meaning to read…
  • Notes by Claudia Potamkin: The Friendship Circle

    The Friendship Circle's walk this year will be held on Facebook.   Where can you catch Miamians Jennifer Valoppi, Miami City Ballet dancers and Dave…
  • Notes by Claudia Potamkin: Miami City Ballet Fashions Lifesaving Masks for Local Hospitals

    MCB Costume Director Eleanor Wolfe When the Miami City Ballet closed its doors due to Covid19 one month ago, MCB Costume Director Eleanor Wolfe knew…
  • Miami Children Museum to Host 16th Annual “Be A Kid Again Gala”

    The Riemer Family In just two weeks, the Miami Children’s Museum will host its Be a Kid Again gala, this year with the theme “Leap…
  • Notes by Claudia Potamkin: Katherine Magnoli

    Author Katherine Magnoli advocates for people with disabilities through her children's books. One day when she was 25 years old, Katherine Magnoli met a young…
  • NOTES by Claudia Potamkin: The Friendship Circle

    Claudia Potamkin and Andi Potamkin Special needs got special attention at The Penthouse at Riverside Wharf as 300 dignitaries, philanthropists and supporters turned out to…
  • Notes: Miami City Ballet Opens Season with “Slaughter on 10th Avenue”

    SocialMiami contributor Claudia Potamkin with MCB lead dancers Kleber Rebello and Jordan Long Miami City Ballet opened its 34th season with an arresting, three-work repertoire,…
  • NOTES by Claudia Potamkin: The Miami Ties to Aspen’s Famed Music Festival

    JAS executive director James Horowitz and author Claudia Potamkin Whether South Floridians have headed west because we love skiing, because we want a break from…
  • NOTES by Claudia Potamkin

    Alan Fein, Jake Fein, Susie Westfall and author Claudia Potamkin It’s the last chance to see Summer Shorts, a seasonal and curated collection of playlets…
  • Notes: Michael Schwartz’ Pizza Secrets

    Pizza is a favored staple in Michael Schwartz' lineup and has been since the James Beard Award-winning chef opened his eponymous Miami Design District restaurant,…
  • NOTES by Claudia Potamkin This Weekend’s Last Run of the Summer Shorts Series

    Alan Fein, Jake Fein, Susie Westfall and author Claudia PotamkinIt's the last chance to see Summer Shorts, a seasonal and curated collection of playlets at…