Savoy Magazine Announces the 2019 Most Influential Women in Corporate America
The Leading African American lifestyle and business publication Savoy Magazine announces the 2019 listing of the...
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...
NBA
Atlanta Hawks’ First-Ever “Black History Month Assist Challenge” Raises Awareness And $150,000 For Prostate Cancer Research
The Atlanta Hawks’ inaugural campaign to raise awareness to help defeat prostate cancer while raising funds to support life-saving research resulted in $150,000 donated to the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF). In recognition of Black History Month and to bring greater awareness of this disease to the African-American community,... Read more
Mtn Dew® Kickstart™ Welcomes Marvin Bagley III as the Newest Rising Stars Brand Ambassador
Top NBA Draft Prospect Joins DEW Roster of Premier NBA Players Who Will Bring Fans Closer Than Courtside™ Mtn Dew Kickstart announced a partnership with one of the top NBA Draft prospects, Marvin Bagley III. As the newest Mtn Dew Kickstart Rising Stars athlete, Bagley III... Read more
NBA All-Star Joel Embiid Becomes Official Gaming Headset Ambassador for HyperX
HyperX®, the gaming division of Kingston® Technology Company, Inc., today announced Philadelphia 76ers center and avid gamer Joel Embiid as brand ambassador for the gaming industry’s most popular headset brand. Recently named an Eastern Conference starter for the 2018 All-Star Game in Los Angeles, Embiid is... Read more
Kobe Bryant and Nike Inspire Kids in Los Angeles to Get Moving
The Mamba League empowers kids through basketball fundamentals To give young athletes in Los Angeles an opportunity to understand the game as he learned it, Kobe Bryant created the Mamba League, a youth basketball program rooted in personal insights with the goal of empowering girls and... Read more
Carmelo Anthony teams with Macy’s & Nickelodeon for New Boys Line
Macy’s has teamed up with Nickelodeon and NBA All-Star Carmelo Anthony to introduce, TMNT x Melo a high-octane line of boys’ apparel and accessories inspired by the beloved Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Channeling the fearless energy of the crime-fighting foursome, the limited-time capsule collection features graphic... Read more