Lorenzo Ice-Tea Thomas Lorenzo can be heard on Miami s WEDRs 99 Jamz! "Rockin on the Radio” during the coveted 2- 6pm time slot. His show called The Afternoon Jump-Off has dominated in the ratings for years. Known for his unique vocal quality and engaging personality, Lorenzo loves is audience. For some he is that crazy family member doing the "Wobble Wobble", to others he is the best friend you never had, for some of his female fans he is the hot date that picks them up at 2 pm. You know Lorenzo Loves the Ladies and the Ladies Love Lorenzo. Monday - Friday, 2pm to 6pm it's nothing but energy coming through your speakers to get his audience through the day. Interacting with your audience is so important, my fans need to know just how much I love and appreciate them.
Lorenzo's reign in Miami has been amazing! In addition to huge ratings in a very competitive market, he hosts events for WEDR 99 JAMZ, Hip Hop 4 Health for Children, First Fridays, The 400 Club, The Miami Dolphins, Jennie and Juwan Howard Juice Foundation of the Miami Heat, Education Benefits, and Political campaigns. The Lorenzo Thomas brand is so respected that quite a few companies such as AT & T, Apple, Heresy, Pepsi, NBA, Brandsmart, and many others has linked Lorenzo image and likeness to endorse their products. The building a huge fan base led to a successful ten-year stint as a travel ambassador to Jamaica. Lorenzo invited friends to join his travel group in the lap of luxury for fun in Jamaica for his Annual Birthday Bash. In addition, a recent graduate of Miami Film School, Thomas has also performed a great deal in the local theater circuit, as well as directing and acting in his own self produced film entitled Perfect Peace and his preparation for future film projects.
The industry has also profiled Thomas's skills in trades such as Billboard, Airplay Monitor, BRE, Impact and Hits who have been following the jocks career for years. Publications have also recognized him as Urban Network Magazines Radio Air Personality of the Year and Radio Facts Magazine named him Jock of the Millennium. Over the years Lorenzo has demonstrated another secret to the success of the "Ice Tea" machine is to remain humble, but yet and still posses the ability to self promote effectively through events and self-organized parties, radio promotions, television and commercial appearances, stand-up performances, and additional business ventures throughout each and every regional he has worked through out his career. The result has made Lorenzo “Ice-Tea” Thomas one of the most recognized air personalities in an industry that hardly ever puts a face to the voice. "Radio allows me not only to perform, but it also challenges me to discover new ways to entertain because the listeners can't see me
Lorenzo acting resume includes such blockbuster hits as Enemy of State, Liberty Heights, and Forces of Nature; Lorenzo has also made a place for himself in the acting world. Some local and national cable viewers may have even recognized Thomas in the Discovery channel reenactment show, FBI Files, The Detective series and HBO's Autopsy. The natural comedienne in Thomas has also earned him credits on the Cosby Show, a national 1-800 AT&T commercial alongside Marlon Wayans, a comedy skit performed on HBO's The Chris Rock Show; Thomas has also performed VJ duties for BET's and Voice-overs for the BET network. Thomas entrepreneurial ventures have not gone unnoticed either. Lorenzo's knack for self-promotion made him a prominent figure with social elite in each market he has succeeded. With a talent for predicting trends and forecasting foibles, Thomas also became a local designer with a web-based fashion collection well suited for the "It Girl". The Lorenzo Collection's debut in January 2002 gave the stylish woman yet another option for their ever-expanding wardrobe.
Thomas is starting up The Lorenzo Foundation for Women, Sports, and Children (WSC) is a private, non-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the health and well being of single mothers and their children. Recognizing the growing demands on single mothers, WSC provides social support networks to help with home maintenance, information referral via our website and hotline, and opportunities for children to attend enrichment programs and summer activity camps. WSC promotes the health and well being of single mothers to instill the same values in their children. In the Court of Consummate Performers and Air Jocks, Lorenzo "Ice Tea" Thomas continues to reign supreme in Miami with a #1 rating in his time slot. Extremely versatile, and a jack of all trades, radio, television, theater, film, nightlife, and the fashion industry has garnered a consistent and unrivaled love from his listeners and friends. Lorenzo loves what he does, “this career which has enabled me to formulate friendship all over country” from several markets such as Richmond, Norfolk, Baltimore, Washington DC and Miami has been embraced everywhere I have worked. It’s hard to imagine receiving the love that Thomas has received and not being a native, but in a city that has been the home of so many greats, the Miami audience is no stranger to talent, making Thomas an obvious candidate for the embrace this competitive market, and he maintains #1 status.