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Debbie Nigro

Debbie Nigro is the self-proclaimed, "Chief Executive Girlfriend" of First Wives World. Her insightful, tell it like it is videos and posts (Debbie Does Divorce) are viewed and enjoyed by thousands of divorced women daily on

Nigro is a multi-faceted, business and broadcasting entrepreneur who has spent the past twenty years applying her creative talents building unique business opportunities, spotting trends and untapped niche markets, and providing successful programming concepts for both her own radio and television productions and her clients.

A pioneer in self-syndicated, female-targeted talk radio programming, Nigro built and ran her own radio and television syndication company from 1993 to 2000. During this time, she developed a reputation for creating award-winning branded programming with creative product integration. Her radio shows and vignettes aired in over 450 markets with the backing of corporations such as Avon Products, Inc. and Blockbuster Entertainment. Further, her television features aired inside news broadcasts across the country in well over 50 markets.

Nigro is currently the President of Out Of The Box Deals, Inc., a public relations and strategic alliance advisory company based in New Rochelle, New York. The company caters to businesses that desire "big picture" marketing, unique "next-level" strategies and PR ideas that drive media awareness and sales. The Company assists startups and entrepreneurs with products aimed at mass distribution and luxury markets and, most importantly to First Wives World, has an established niche division for marketing to the 35-plus female markets. Ms. Nigro is a sought after business advisor known for her consistently fresh-thinking.

Nigro's media experience includes radio, pod casting, television, publishing, television shopping, new product launches, program creation, breakthrough public relations concepts, event and media sponsorships, and "unique" strategic introductions and alliances.

Recently, Nigro was featured on a new reality television show, "Dinner Takes All," which aired on The Learning Channel. In September 2005, Ms. Nigro launched a live, two-hour daily talk radio show of her own name, "The Debbie Nigro Show," which was syndicated by the Lifestyle TalkRadio Network. She also had a successful onstage debut at The Laugh Factory in Manhattan.The Lifestyle TalkRadio Network also syndicated a program written and produced by Nigro titled, "Debbie's Diary." The show was a daily, 90-second radio feature that aired on over 300 radio markets. It also aired online at With her syndicated program, Nigro successfully created and proved a proprietary strategy for "virally" attracting and maintaining a loyal, online radio following.

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Most Recent Articles

5 Tips For Making Unified Family Rules

Tuesday, 01 September 2009 15:28
Does your Ex maintain a different set of rules in his house than you do in yours? Is your child picking up different values and manners (and maybe even a different vocabulary) whenever s/he is away? Consistency is important, but difficult to attain. …

Don't Overly Confide In Your Teen

Friday, 16 May 2008 08:24
Now that your child is a teenager, do you feel you finally have a confidant instead of a kid? Can you share your frustrations about love, money, and your Ex? No, no, and no! Watch as child expert Susan Epstein explains to Debbie why your problems…
Are you wondering how to make sure your next relationship doesn't end up in choppy financial waters? Listen in as Debbie and Manisha Thakor — author of On My Own Two Feet: A Modern Girl's Guide To Personal Finance — discuss how…

Tips on How To Vacation On A Budget

Wednesday, 21 May 2008 09:00
Do you want to get away on vacation but need to do so on a budget? Tune in as Debbie talks with rental guru Christine Karpinski about getting the most for your buck.

Laughter Is The Best Medicine

Monday, 26 May 2008 09:00
After your divorce it can be hard to imagine that there are any men even worth dating. Listen in as Debbie casts the proverbial rod into the vast pool of bachelors out there and reels in the catch of the day. Comedian Lord Carrett has been married…

Keeping Your Kitchen Date-Ready

Wednesday, 28 May 2008 09:00
Do you want to know what ingredients you should always keep in the house for an unexpected guest? So did Debbie! She sits down with chef extroidinaire and owner of Black Tie Catering in the Hamptons, Steven Biscari-Amaral. You will want to watch…
Are you the type to turn your closet inside out looking for something appropriate to wear on a date? Before you turn into a human tornado, watch this webisode as Debbie gets some invaluable advice from fashion stylist Sharon Haver. You'll never look …
Are you hesitant or afraid to say no? Most women fail to use the one word that frees them, honors them, earns them respect and gets them what they want. It’s a word too many of us think of as negative, but once uttered in the tug of war that is…
If you’re a divorced mother or a step-mom, is your blended family doomed to become a dysfunctional one? Not if you watch this segment, in which psychologist (and love guru) Dr. Linda Olson shares tips with Debbie for creating blended families…
10)  No one is going to ask you to model a G-String9)  You can call up all your old boyfriends "legally"8)  You can spare yourself a brain tumor trying to find a babysitter&

Hitting South Beach Like a Movie Star

Thursday, 31 May 2007 16:45
First, thanks to my ex-husband Lou for letting me use the condo that neither he nor his wife have been to for the second time this year.It takes a special man to first forgive, then be a friend and loan me his 5-star condo in the heart of South…

It's 10 p.m.

Monday, 04 June 2007 23:32
It’s 10 p.m.: Do you know where your mother is?Imagine that as a TV PSA.I’ll make this brief since I was on overload and left South Beach without reporting in.10 p.m. ... the first night I’m alone in South Beach. I’m burnt out…
Sometimes I crack myself up. One minute I’m eating dinner alone at the hotel restaurant staring at $2 billion dollars worth of plastic surgery hotties and some famous rapper who I have no clue about, wondering what the hell I’m doing. And…

The Runup To My First Show

Wednesday, 06 June 2007 13:55
I’m so excited because next Tuesday, June 12, we’re taping my talkshow live from the Empire State Building in New York City! Each of the segments will start to air here on the site next month.This is an exciting project that pairs me up…
Things are heating up now!That’s me, Debbie Nigro, on the left, with astrologer Constance Stellas yesterday answering that question during a run-through for my weekly Web video talk show which starts taping next week. We'll officially be…
Now here's a great excuse to promote tomorrow's taping of my new weekly show at The Heartland Brewery & Rotisserie in The Empire State Building.Aside from booking great guests who will share relevant information for women navigating life on their&

Debbie's Debut

Tuesday, 12 June 2007 08:51
Guess what? I was on FOX & Friends this morning during the show’s 8:30 a.m. EST half hour!And I want to thank all my guests on yesterday's show. Everybody who worked to help pull it off and everyone who came to&

Father's Day Weirdness

Tuesday, 19 June 2007 09:45
Hey, it's show day again at the Empire State Building!Hope you all had a wonderful/civil/pleasant/Father's Day. Now there's a day that brings up a load of confusing emotions. If you’re divorced with kids, chances are you were alone, or at least&

Look Out, Deb And Mo Are At the Helm!

Monday, 25 June 2007 13:00
This is my buddy Maureen (Mo) and I in the middle of Long Island Sound on Saturday.Mo has her own boat. How cool is she? I’m the first mate. Mostly I yell, “What am I supposed to do now?” and wave to &
A special shoutout to Mackenzie Dawson of the New York Post for informing us about a new phrase that says it all about something you could never find the words to explain. The phrase is: "To pull A Sopranos' ending".…