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...
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It’s Gonna Be Fierce… Emmy Award-Winning Talk Show Host, Creator and Producer Tyra Banks to Host the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards on Pop
Tyra Banks, the fearless, ground-breaking, award-winning mogul, will bring her signature edge and one-of-a-kind style to host the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards airing live on Pop on Sunday, April 26, at 8:00 PM ET/5:00 PM PT. The awards, voted on by members of the National... Read more
BET Networks and Black Girls Rock Inc are Proud to Announce First Lady Michelle Obama’s First Appearance on the Black Girls Rock Award Show
BET Networks and BLACK GIRLS ROCK! Inc. are honored to welcome First Lady Michelle Obama to her first “BLACK GIRLS ROCK!” Show at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center as we honor Cicely Tyson (Living Legend Award), Ava DuVernay (Shot Caller Award), Dr. Helene D. Gayle... Read more
FEB 7th: FOX Empire Star Jussie Smollett, 2015 Grammy-Nominated Artists Ledisi, B. Slade Headline AHF Benefit
AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest global AIDS organization, will commemorate National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day and officially announce its Black AIDS Crisis Taskforce (ABACT) at a private champagne brunch and celebrity media event on February 7th, 2015 at 12 p.m. at H.O.M.E. Beverly Hills, located at 430 North... Read more
“Orange Is the New Black” Star Uzo Aduba Running 2015 Boston Marathon to Support Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Emmy-winning and Golden Globe-nominated actress Uzo Aduba will run the 119th Boston Marathon on Monday, April 20 as a member of the Dana-Farber Marathon Challenge team to support cancer research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. A Medfield, Mass. native, Aduba is best known for her role as Suzanne “Crazy Eyes” Warren on... Read more