Steven Williams appointed to Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo Foods North America
PepsiCo, Inc. announced that Steven Williams, currently senior vice president and chief commercial officer for Frito-Lay’s U.S....
Howard University Rises in U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Graduate School Rankings
Howard University’s graduate programs in social work, business, education, and law increased in the annual national rankings...
Black Restaurant Week Serves Up Cuisine And Cocktails
Enticing foodies across the nation with the soulful flavors and tantalizing aromas of Pan-African cuisine, Black Restaurant Week...
Featured at Cannes Lions, Entertainment Industry Leaders Are Paired With Aspiring Filmmakers to Tell Underrepresented Stories AT&T* announced the 2018 lineup of mentors and mentees for its diversity-focused Hello Lab Mentorship Program. In its second year, the AT&T Hello Lab Mentorship Program is all about the... Read more
Drake’s Global Influence Accounts for almost 5% of Toronto’s Tourism Economy
Drake is a global hip hop artist that is deeply interwined in pop culture. But what’s interesting is that as his popularity grows, so does Toronto tourism. A recent Vice News report states that Drake’s influence in Toronto is responsible for 5% of the city’s tourism... Read more
Actor Idris Elba launches his own record label, 7Wallace music
Idris Elba is best known for his film and television roles, however the British actor has also been very active in the hip-hop and dance music world on the mic and behind the decks as a DJ for over a decade. Elba released his debut EP... Read more
Queen Latifah Links with Procter & Gamble to Launch the Queen Collective-a Program for Women-Filmmakers
The Queen Collective: Oscar nominee and winner of a Golden Globe, Emmy and SAG Award, Queen Latifah, along with her Production Company Flavor Unit and the Queen Collective aim to accelerate gender and racial equality behind the camera. By creating distribution for films produced by diverse... Read more
Lenny Kravitz Showcases 15 Of His “Greatest Hits” On 180-Gram Vinyl
On May 18, Virgin/UMe lets love rule with the release of Lenny Kravitz’s massively successful Greatest Hits for the very first time on vinyl in the United States. Kravitz’s three-times-platinum 15-track Greatest Hits, originally released in 2000, will finally be made available to all retail outlets... Read more