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  • Suited Up!

    In today’s society, image is everything. The way we present ourselves speak volumes so we should always be mindful of what that looks like. African American men have been perceived a certain way despite the many inroads and accomplishments they have made. Many can’t seem to escape the image that has been portrayed and oftentimes Read More »

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  • Orlando Ashford Featured Cover Story – C-Suite Issue of PIVOT Magazine

    Orlando Ashford, President of Holland America Line and Board Chair of the Executive Leadership Council (ELC) appears on the cover of the May issue of PIVOT Magazine. In this issue, Ashford discussed his career trajectory and his current role with the ELC. Additionally, Ashford and other C-Suite Executives give their best career advice to PIVOT Read More »

  • Pivotal Moves

    Robert L. Johnson, Chairman of RLJ Entertainment (NASDAQ: RLJE) today announced the appointment of Traci Otey Blunt as President of Urban Movie Channel (UMC). UMC is the first premium subscription-based streaming service created for African American and urban audiences that features quality urban content across all genres, including feature films, original series, stand-up comedy, documentaries, Read More »

  • Arts & Culture
  • Lincoln Honors Aja Naomi King during ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood Awards and Gala

    Photo Credit: PicturesGroup

    The Lincoln Motor Company returned this year as exclusive automotive sponsor for ESSENCE’s tenth annual Black Women in Hollywood event held last Thursday in Beverly Hills. 2017 marks the eighth consecutive year Lincoln has been the exclusive automotive sponsor for the event.   This year’s event celebrated black excellence in film honoring singer and breakout Read More »