My partner of nearly ten years – Steven – proposed to me live on QVC and I couldn't be happier.
To give you a bit of background, I was never supposed to be on air at 4pm, I received a voicemail from my boss, Mike, asking me to call him. Well, obviously I was worried, what have I done wrong?
Mike told me… "Alison Young would really like you to be part of her last show of 2013 – Benefit Cosmetics". Little did I know what was in store!!
I've known Ali since before meeting Steve, so I'm elated she was part of this chapter in my life. Equally I have known the QVC family for that long too and they have now given me the best gift ever.
QVC was my first job in TV, I worked for the company for just over five years before leaving and spreading my wings elsewhere, which they were very happy to let me do. I can say in all honesty that I have never worked with a better team, I truly mean that, the majority of my best friends have a connection with QVC.
Anyway, I want to say a HUGE thank you to all of YOU, the QVC viewers, it probably sounds very cheesey but I couldn't be happier working here and the messages of good will you have posted to Steve and I are incredible!!
I won't keep yapping on, I just want to finish by saying that 2013 has been such a tough year for the QVC family, as I'm sure many of you well know. We've lost far too many friends and I'll be raising a glass to all of them on Christmas Day, as well as thinking of their families.
Here's to 2014!
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