Digital Content | Campaigns · Women in Media

#ThursdayLineup: Champs Sports ‘Her Take’ Hosted by Steph Lecor

What do I love more than a good pair of sneakers? Lively discussions between boss women. I was thrilled to find out that We The Best Music’s first lady, Steph Lecor, has a platform where she’s combining both sneaker-talk and sheroe convos with some of the best in the entertainment industry (Reginae Carter to Young M.A. to…… Continue reading #ThursdayLineup: Champs Sports ‘Her Take’ Hosted by Steph Lecor

Television Shows · Women in Media

‘Master of None’ Lena Waithe Talks Coming Out & Why LGBT+, PoC Need To Tell Their Own Stories

Lena Waithe has much ado to celebrate! From starting as a co-creator & writer on the web series Hello Cupid to getting her project The Chi picked up by Showtime, this young queer creative is having a successful career thus far. Waithe met up with The Hollywood Reporters’ Lisa Weidenfeld to discuss an episode which she wrote on the hit…… Continue reading ‘Master of None’ Lena Waithe Talks Coming Out & Why LGBT+, PoC Need To Tell Their Own Stories

Books · Women in Media

‘The Lit Bar’ to Open in the South Bronx by end of 2017

After closing Barnes & Nobles, only bookstore in the Bronx, Noëlle Santos saw an opportunity to spread her entrepreneurial wings. Now, this Bronxite has raised more than her campaign goal of $100,000. “As soon as the campaign ends, I will get aggressive about finding a lease,” Santos told DNAInfo. “I’m still focusing my efforts on Hunts…… Continue reading ‘The Lit Bar’ to Open in the South Bronx by end of 2017

Industry Biz · Women in Media

Miss B McCarthy Talks MVPs Mixer, Uplifting Black Professionals, & Celebrating Deanii ‘Scottie Beam’ Scott

If there are two things I love about New York City, it’s the vibrancy and the people! Spending the last three years in Plattsburgh, NY (which if you thought to yourself “Where the hell is that?”, it’s approx. 30 minutes from Montreal) I’ve felt disconnected from my true New Yorker self. Wednesday night, I had…… Continue reading Miss B McCarthy Talks MVPs Mixer, Uplifting Black Professionals, & Celebrating Deanii ‘Scottie Beam’ Scott