Laila Ali Signs on as “Mommy in Chief” of

By Savoy Staff     December 18th, 2013

Moguldom Media Group LLC (“MMG”), the leading digital media company serving multicultural audiences, announced that boxing champion, TV host and mother of two, Laila Ali, has joined MadameNoire, the company’s leading lifestyle website for multicultural women. Ali joined MadameNoire to host the popular online video series, “Mommy in Chief.” The fourth season of “Mommy in Chief” features four [...]

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Beyonce Drops Surprise Album, May Be Deemed the Sexiest Album Yet

By D. Janell Perry     December 16th, 2013

Beyonce surprised fans late Friday night with the release of a studio album on iTunes without any previous promotion or warning. The unique new album sold a whopping 80,000 copies in the first three hours according to Her self entitled fifth album came with zero promotion or warning to fans, a move the singer [...]


Lip Addyct Announces New #CelebrityAddyct, Elise Neal

By Savoy Staff     December 16th, 2013

World renowned television and film actress Elise Neal, best known for portraying memorable characters in award-nominated roles has signed on to be the face of the 2014 Spring/Summer line of extraordinary colors from Lip Addyct. From her character “Scrappy” in Rosewood to a Elise’s most recent guest appearance on ABC’s “Scandal,” Neal has an amazing ability to transform [...]

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Recording Artist King Charles Releases Tribute Song For Nelson Mandela

By Savoy Staff     December 13th, 2013

King Charles, the London-based son of a former South African student activist, has written and released “Lov Madiba” a tribute to the legacy of the late leader Nelson Mandela featuring Katie Melua and vocalist Shingai Shoniwa of the Noisettes. The release follows King Charles’ touching freedom tribute to Nelson Mandela which was published six months ago on YouTube.  All net [...]

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Veloxis Pharmaceuticals Announces Initiation of ASERTAA Study of ENVARSUS in African-American Kidney Transplant Recipients

By Savoy Staff     December 11th, 2013

Veloxis Pharmaceuticals A/S (OMX: VELO) announced dosing of the first patient in ASERTAA (A Study of Extended Release Tacrolimus in African-Americans) Phase IIIb study of ENVARSUS (formerly LCP Tacro) in kidney transplant recipients. The ASERTAA study is designed to compare the pharmacokinetics (PK) of ENVARSUS, a once-daily tacrolimus tablet, to generic twice daily tacrolimus capsules in stable African-American renal [...]

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Over 350 Minority Professionals Attend Award-Winning PhD Project Conference

By Savoy Staff     December 11th, 2013

The PhD Project, an award-winning program to create diversity in management, gave over 350 minority participants an in-depth, three day opportunity to change their lives, and the face of management education in the U.S., by becoming business professors. The PhD Project addresses the severe under-representation of African-Americans, Hispanic-Americans and Native Americans in management by diversifying [...]


The Black Movie Awards (BMA) To Return For The 2014 Awards Season

By Savoy Staff     December 11th, 2013

The ABFF (American Black Film Festival) announced that it is reviving the Black Movie Awards (BMA), which recognizes and celebrates the accomplishments of persons of African descent in the motion picture industry, as an Internet-based awards presentation. The BMA previously broadcast on TNT, will now be produced exclusively as an online event encouraging interaction between [...]

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Christian Author & Blogger Releases Fifth Book & Launches Radio Show

By Savoy Staff     December 4th, 2013

It’s been a busy 2013 for Christian inspirational writer Aleysha Proctor, who has a penchant for encouraging people during life’s most difficult times. One faithful reader rushed to the emergency room with one of the acclaimed author’s books in hand to keep her spirits high. Proctor continues to uplift others with her fifth book, “Good News [...]

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Federal Criminal Attorney Jeremy Gordon Puts a New Face on Legal Defense with Compassionate Counsel and Resourceful Representation

By Savoy Staff     December 4th, 2013

With the broad appeal of the popular Netflix series “Orange is the New Black,” the release of celebrated actor/author Hill Harper’s new book, “Letters To An Incarcerated Brother,” and television’s Judge Greg Mathis’ launch of his own Prisoner Empowerment Education and Respect (PEER) Initiative, the public perception of America’s prison system and its prisoners is rapidly evolving. Discriminatory drug [...]


Cocoa Media Group Announces New Beauty Team; 2014 Best In Beauty Awards; Record Site Traffic; Podcasts Available On iTunes

By Savoy Staff     December 2nd, 2013

Cocoa Media Group (CMG), the fastest growing collection of premium digital destinations targeting young women of color, including and CocoaFab.TV and, added two A-list beauty veterans to their roster of contributors. Former Essence magazine beauty editors, and co-founders of The Beauty Beat Box, Tasha Turner and Marcia Caster have joined the CocoaStyle team to contribute beauty, skincare and hair care [...]

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