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BLACK WOMEN IN MEDIA ’17

                    
http://try.thewhimapp.com/bwim2017/

BLACK WOMEN IN MEDIA AWARDS CEREMONY IN NYC

 

WHO: BLACK WOMEN IN MEDIA
WHERE: Private Location, NY

WHEN: March 25, 2017

11am until 4pm

WHAT: Black Women In Media is a non-profit organization catered to the upliftment and empowerment of women in Media related fields. The organization focuses on bridging a gap between future media mavens as well as current pioneers and influencers. Through an online and social platform, as  well as a series of events, BWIM hopes to honor those who have paved the way, recognize those who are dominating in their respective fields, and create strong partnerships and relationships.

On March 25, 2017, BWIM will conduct an awards ceremony which will honor and recognize women who are brilliantly utilizing their platforms and have undeniably represented Black women in the media industry. Be it Broadcasting, Journalism, Communications, and Print, BWIM plans to highlight women in all of those areas.

EVENT ITINERARY:

11:00-12:00pm Press Pass |Networking | Passed Hors D’Oeuvres

12:00-3:00pm  Awards Ceremony | Entertainment | 3-Course Brunch

3:00-Until Q&A | Networking

Mistress  of Ceremonies

 

Lyndsay Christian– Media Personality & Producer


 

Meet Our Honorees

Sheryl Lee Ralph– Actress & History Making Broadway Performer
Valeisha Butterfield Jones– Head of Black Community Engagement for GOOGLE

 

Deja Vu– Radio Personality for 107.5 WBLS | Author | Life-Coach
Lauren Lake– Judge on Paternity Court TV & Centric TV’s “Queen Boss”
Jasmine Crowe– Founder of Black Celebrity Giving
Kela Walker– 5x Emmy Nominated TV Host & Producer
Nneka Onuorah– Producer & Director
Demetria Lucas D’Oyley– Media Personaily | Author | Relationship Expert

 

Lauren Maillian– Serial Entrepreneur | Co-Star of Oxygen’s “Quit Your Day Job”

 

Marie Antoinette “FREE” Wright– Media Personality | Producer | Philanthropist

 

Stefanie Brown James– Foudner of Brown Girls Lead | Strategist | Speaker
Miko Branch– Co-Founder of Miss Jessie’s | Author

 

Patrice Covington– Singer & Actress in The Color Purple
Lucinda Cross– Media Personality | Motivational Speaker | Best-Selling Author
Nicole Johnson– Emmy Award-Winning Journalist
Taylor Rooks– SportsNet New York Anchor & Reporter
Antoinette Clark– Vice President of Branded Entertainment & Media Innovation at CBS
Quan Lateef Hill– Producer & Filmmaker
Alison Desir– Founder of Harlem Run

Sponsors & Partners

   

http://try.thewhimapp.com/bwim2017/

Black Women In Media is a platform created to recognize women of color who are innovators within the media realm. This initiative was also created as a platform for other Black women currently in the media industry to receive a wealth of information from those who have attained renowned success in their respective fields.

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