Miami-based Black PR Wire co-hosts professional event in New York
MIAMI – Empo wering and connecting multicultural b usiness pr ofessionals is the p rimary intention of the Minor ity Leadership Ser ies pr esented by Black PR Wire and Business Wire. The May edition will feature a mixer and li ve disc ussion, “Brands in Demand,” on Thursday, May 10, from 3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. at the Bus iness Wir e headquarters in Ne w York.
“Our goal for this event is to highlight professionals who have helped create br ands in dem and and pr ovide attendees with the op portunity to learn fr om their e xpertise,” said Ber nadette Morris, CEO of Black PR Wire. “W e ha ve an im - pressive line-up of e xceptional b usiness and branding experts and invite all pr ofessionals to join us f or this d ynamic session.”
Co-hosting duties will be shar ed b y J olie O’Rourke, Black PR Wire’s national f ashion cor respondent, and Simone Cook, Black PR Wire’s newsroom manager.
The panelists are: America’s Next Top ModelCycle 6. Dani is the author of a shor t book tit led "The Skinny on Getting In," a comprehensive guide to steering the aspiring model in the r ight direction when getting signe d to a professional ag ency. She is also the owner of an accessories brand of wide brimmed hats, named Monr owe, an ode to her late jaz z mus ician gr andfather, wh o played in a souther n jaz z band h e cr eated in the 1950’s.
is the founder and CEO of House of Succes s PR, a beauty and lif estyle PR firm. Since 2011, the firm has w orked with a wide array of clients that include the Mar ch of Dimes, Harlem Arts Festival, A frican Pr ide, Motions, Lottabod y, KinkyCurlyYaki and more. She also hosts a popular, top ra nked business p odcast called Hashtags and Stilettos , which is designed to help millennial women win at work, i n b usiness and everywhere in between. Holley has been f eatured by Black Enter prise, Women's Biz J ournals, xoNecole and was named
is a Digital Media Str ategist and the f ounder of #blkcreatives, a digital agency and collec tive working to econom ically empower black creatives in media, ar t, f ilm, tech and design. Kimble once served as the Senior Social Media Manag er f or
She has worked with small b usinesses, major br ands, mission dr iven s tartups, entrepreneurs, and cr eatives within multicultural audiences to r each share their br ands through social media campaigns and consultations, handling social media for live events, br and ambass ador and inf luencer pr ograms and mor e. Her roster of clients inc ludes the NFL, American Family Insurance, McDonald's and OW N ' s Black L ove Doc.
The Brands in Dema nd Mixer & Live Discussion is free and open to the public, ho wever an R SVP is r e qui red. RSVP to email@example.com. F o r more inf ormation, contact Black PR Wire at 1-877-BLACKPR.