January 24, 2018

NAMIC Announces Chapter Officers For 2018 Term

WASHINGTON, Jan. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) has announced its 2018 roster of newly elected and incumbent Chapter Board Officers. Each NAMIC chapter contains […]
January 22, 2018

USC partners with Black AIDS Institute and Full Frequency Media to address the alarming HIV/AIDS rates among Black Women in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — In commemoration of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (February 7, 2018), the University of Southern California – Black Alumni Association and Institute for Diversity […]
January 16, 2018

Eglon E. Simons Retires as President, CEO of NAMIC After Three-year Success Story  

NEW YORK, Jan. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) today announced that president and CEO, Eglon E. Simons, is retiring from […]
January 9, 2018

Media Industry Titans to Launch VIDL, a Transformational News Technology Platform Utilizing AI Technology and Blockchain to Report Accurate Global News Events and Incidents in an Automated Real-Time Manner

NEW YORK, Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Everything else is old news. Today, Greg D’Alba and a leadership team of experienced media industry executives announced the launch of VIDL […]
January 9, 2018

The Indefensible and Unjust State of America’s Children Demands Action to End Child Poverty NOW!

WASHINGTON, Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — It is a national disgrace that children are the poorest Americans. The Children’s Defense Fund’s The State of America’s Children® 2017 details the immoral and […]
January 8, 2018

Bounce, Grit, Escape and Laff Post Strong Ratings Gains & Best Years Ever in 2017

ATLANTA, Jan. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Bounce, Grit, Escape and Laff each racked up significant viewership increases across all dayparts and enjoyed their most-watched calendar years ever in 2017. […]
January 8, 2018

The Word Network Announces Tavis Smiley Will Join The Network With A New Show Called “The Upside”

DETROIT, Jan. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Word Network, the largest African American religious network in the world, announced today that Tavis Smiley has joined the network with his new series […]
January 4, 2018

Hollywood’s Hiring Freeze: Female, Black And Asian Directors Rarely Worked In 2017 Films

The results are in: 2017 was no different than the last 11 years for female, Black or Asian directors working on 1,100 top films LOS ANGELES, Jan. […]
January 3, 2018

Colin Kaepernick NFL Protest Inspires Author to Launch New Book and Empowerment Summit to Empower Black Men

STAFFORD, Texas, Jan. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Entrepreneur, Author, Radio and TV Host, Coach Michael Taylor, will unveil his newest book, Shattering Black Male Stereotypes, at a FREE online empowerment summit scheduled for January 5, […]
January 2, 2018

The Asian American Business Roundtable “The New Majority is the New Normal for Businesses,” Two-Day Summit with the Nation’s Top Business Leaders, January 29-30 in New York City

NEW YORK, Jan. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The third annual Asian American Business Roundtable will explore “The New Majority is the New Normal for Businesses” during a two-day Summit […]
January 2, 2018
Breaking African American News

Dr. Harry L. Williams Begins Tenure As Thurgood Marshall College Fund President & CEO

WASHINGTON, Jan. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today, Dr. Harry L. Williams officially begins his tenure as President & CEO of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF).  After an extensive executive search […]
January 1, 2018

Women Leaders Launch “TIME’S UP” Campaign to Eradicate Abuse of Power, Shift Leadership Imbalances, and Promote Equality

TIME’S UP Legal Defense Fund Launches LOS ANGELES, Jan. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — TIME’S UP, an unprecedented movement started by women in the entertainment industry, today announced the launch of the TIME’S UP Legal […]