George Oliphant

George Oliphant is an Emmy award-winning host and is the 2021 two-time daytime Emmy award winner for Outstanding Lifestyle Series, “George To The Rescue.”


George, a licensed contractor, and his team of professionals travel the nation refurbishing homes and community stalwarts while sharing the stories of the incredible people and deserving organizations. He has done almost 150 episodes and is currently filming his 13th season.


George is also known for his adventurous travel excursions on LXTV’s “1st Look”. His skiing, kayaking, sky diving and scuba diving off the Outer Hebrides in Scotland, just scratches the surface of what he’s done and where he’s been. 


George spent over four years traveling the country, and sometimes the world, for MTV as a VJ on mtvU & MHD from 2001 - 2006. He was Vail Resorts Skier Safety Spokesman from 2006 - 2008 and covered the 2010 Winter Olympic Games for NBC in Vancouver. He’s a frequent contributor to the “Today Show“ covering everything from home improvement/DIY to inspiring human interest stories, including a live “Today Show” reveal of a ”George To The Rescue” project. 


George resides in Montclair, NJ with his wife, three sons and daughter, and rescue lab, Sugar.