ST LOUIS (LALATE) – Lisa Mason is leaving QVC. Lisa Mason will leave QVC tonight. Mason’s final show aired tonight. Mason’s departure from QVC ends a fantastic run that started in 1995.
What happened to Lisa? Where she is going? Lisa Mason is leaving Diamonique for news. Mason tells QVC that she is returning to “her first love”, news broadcasting.
Mason had delivered exceptional programming as the host of Diamonique® host and work with Affinity® Diamonds, Smashbox, and Laura Geller brands. But now those fifteen years are coming to an end.
Starting at 5 pm EST tonight, Mason delivered her final goodbye message to fans. She had previously taped an interview with Courtney Cason in advance of tonight’s broadcast.
Before QVC, Mason was an on-air news anchor with KETA in Oklahoma City. She earned an EMMY Award for her documentary entitled Faces of AIDS. Her other news roles included radio broadcasting for KNTL and anchoring KOKH-TV (FOX) in Oklahoma City.
Many fans tonight are remembering how she sold superb products, was a great host, and was often hilarious. “One that I always will remember is a few years ago you were on New Year’s Eve and your humor was hilarious” writes one fan on QVC. “It made for a very enjoyable New Years Eve. You are the best. QVC is losing the best. I wish you and Geno the very best in your future endeavors and hope to catch you somewhere in the broadcast arena. Thanks for the memories. God Bless you dear one.” Another adds “I am really looking forward to your book when it comes out, and am glad that you seem at peace with your decision.”