July 9, 2018

Over Half A Million Attendees Convene For The 2018 ESSENCE Festival Sponsored By Coca-Cola

ESSENCE Festival Concert Series Sells Out All Three Nights for the First Time Ever Extraordinary Turnout Underscores ESSENCE’s Engagement of Black Women around Community, Culture and […]
July 6, 2018

2018 Essence Festival® Expands Brand Experiences

Offering New Consumer Activations by Festival Partners Coca-Cola, AT&T, Ford, McDonald’s, State Farm and Walmart NEW ORLEANS, July 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The 2018 Essence Festival® presented by Coca-Cola […]
July 6, 2018

Vivica A. Fox Starrer ‘Kinky’ Picked Up For Theatrical Distribution by Patriot Releasing; U.S. October 12th Date Set

Patriot Releasing And Nulite Entertainment Set Theatrical Slate Targeting African American Women LOS ANGELES, July 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Patriot Releasing, a full service theatrical Distribution company, has acquired […]
July 3, 2018

AfroLife.TV Names Chief Content Officer

Former Turner Executive David J. Hudson named Chief Content Officer LOS ANGELES, July 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — AfroLife.TV is excited to announce the addition of its new Chief […]
June 27, 2018

Poet, hip-hop artist and speaker Jackie Hill Perry to release her first book “Gay Girl, Good God”

NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Poet, hip-hop artist and speaker Jackie Hill Perry will release her first book this September, “Gay Girl, Good God: The Story of Who I Was, […]
June 27, 2018

Gospel Music Stars Bishop Hezekiah Walker And Kierra Sheard To Perform At dfree® Homecoming Conference In Somerset, NJ On Friday, October 26th

SOMERSET, N.J., June 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — dfree®, the global Financial Freedom Movement that has helped individuals and organizations pay down more than $1 million in debt, hosts its Homecoming Conference October 25th – […]
June 27, 2018

KPMG Honors Admiral Michelle Howard For Breaking Numerous Glass Ceilings In The U.S. Navy

NEW YORK, June 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — KPMG announced that retired Four-Star U.S. Navy Adm. Michelle Howard received the 2018 KPMG Inspire Greatness Award at the KPMG Women’s Leadership Summit, where she shared […]
June 4, 2018

Flowers Communications Group Celebrates 27 Years of Multicultural Expertise

CHICAGO, June 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The marketing communications industry has changed dramatically in the last 30 years, as evidenced by the current agency landscape. Agencies have been acquired […]
June 4, 2018

James Allison, Ph.D., Wins 2018 Dr. Paul Janssen Award for Biomedical Research

Johnson & Johnson Launches New Programs to Fuel Diverse Champions of Science BOSTON, June 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today named James Allison, Ph.D., of University of Texas MD […]
June 4, 2018

Boris Kodjoe, Yolanda Adams, Erica and Warryn Campbell, Bubba Wallace, Benjamin Crump, Mikki Taylor, and More Herald Stellar Lineup for June on Hit Show “Money Making Conversations” Hosted by Multiple Emmy® Winner Rushion McDonald

ATLANTA, June 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Multiple EMMY® winning producer, social media influencer and entrepreneur Rushion McDonald, continues to drive incisive conversations and bring together powerful voices on his hit […]
June 1, 2018

Music Artist Milan Christopher and Los Angeles LGBT Center Urge Those Most At-Risk to be ‘PrEP’d AF’ Against HIV

LOS ANGELES, June 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Los Angeles LGBT Center, along with openly gay music artist, actor, and model Milan Christopher, are urging those most at-risk to […]
May 31, 2018

National Pork Board research shows pork, particularly ribs and chops, is the meat of choice for Hispanics and African Americans during grilling season

DES MOINES, Iowa, May 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — With Summer just around the corner, consumers have plenty of grilling opportunities to be outdoors this summer. To help all cooks […]