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  • On Broadway: Bella: An American Tall Tale

    On Broadway: Bella: An American Tall Tale

    Book, Music, and Lyrics by Kirsten Childs Directed by Robert O’Hara Choreographed by Camille A. Brown Playing now thru July 2 only! Playwrights Horizons • Mainstage Theatre 416 West 42nd Street, between 9th and 10th Avenues, NYC All aboard for a Western musical adventure the likes of which you’ve never experienced. As a wanted woman of mythic proportions looks to begin life anew out west, Bella takes us on the trip of a lifetime to escape her scandalous past and […]

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  • ANSYS Appoints Janet Lee as General Counsel

    ANSYS Appoints Janet Lee as General Counsel

    Legal veteran brings decades of experience to engineering simulation leader ANSYS  is adding to the ranks of its executive team by bringing on legal veteran Janet Lee as general counsel. Lee will help the engineering simulation leader navigate sophisticated legal topics as it enters the next phase of its growth.Lee brings ANSYS international legal and business expertise from more than two decades of experience working at law firms and high-tech companies around the world. She most recently served as senior legal officer […]

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  • Beyoncé Knowles-Carter Announces the Winners of The Formation Scholars Award for the 2017-2018 Academic Year Through Her BeyGOOD Initiative

    Beyoncé Knowles-Carter Announces the Winners of The Formation Scholars Award for the 2017-2018 Academic Year Through Her BeyGOOD Initiative

    $25,000 SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED TO WOMEN STUDENTS FROM BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC, HOWARD UNIVERSITY, PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN AT THE NEW SCHOOL AND SPELMAN COLLEGE Beyoncé Knowles-Carter announced the four winners of The Formation Scholars Award for the 2017-2018 academic year.  The establishment of the merit scholarship program was announced on April 24, in celebration of the one-year anniversary of LEMONADE, her critically-acclaimed and globally-lauded visual album, through her BeyGOOD initiative. Current and incoming female undergraduate and graduate students at Berklee College of Music, […]

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  • Travelzoo and Tina Brown Respond to News That Women Lose Ground on New Board Seats for First Time in Eight Years

    Travelzoo and Tina Brown Respond to News That Women Lose Ground on New Board Seats for First Time in Eight Years

    In response to the 2017 Board Monitor released yesterday by executive search firm Heidrick & Struggles showing that gender equality has taken a step back in the board rooms of Fortune 500 companies, Tina Brown CBE, creator of the Women in the World Summit, and Travelzoo’s chairman Ralph Bartel expressed their regret and astonishment. Heidrick & Struggles’ report found that last year the number of open board seats awarded to women declined for the first time since 2009. Travelzoo (NASDAQ: TZOO) recently announced that is […]

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  • In the July issue of SUCCESS, Bishop T.D. Jakes discusses how to live one’s true destiny in life

    In the July issue of SUCCESS, Bishop T.D. Jakes discusses how to live one’s true destiny in life

    The Dallas bishop believes the best way to celebrate success is to learn from previous failures and pain Bishop T.D. Jakes of The Potter’s House Church in Dallas knows about struggle, pain and suffering. As a young child, he watched his father suffer through chronic illness and as a result, led a childhood that was fairly self-sustaining. He learned through this experience and other life experiences that often the people who are the most successful are the ones who have been the […]

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  • Van Jones Announces Nationwide WE RISE TOUR Powered By #LoveArmy

    Van Jones Announces Nationwide WE RISE TOUR Powered By #LoveArmy

    Exclusive Intimate Talks Combine Changemakers and Tastemakers Van Jones & Roc Nation are proud to announce a groundbreaking partnership and nationwide event tour: WE RISE TOUR powered by #LoveArmy. WE RISE will bring an array of artists, athletes, thought leaders and local leaders to cities across the country this summer. Van Jones, a renowned activist, CNN commentator and two-time New York Times bestselling author, will headline the tour promoted by Live Nation. 100% of net ticket proceeds will go to the Dream Corps initiatives and local charities. […]

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  • Steve Harvey Mentoring Program Kicks Off 9th Year

    Steve Harvey Mentoring Program Kicks Off 9th Year

    Annual Camp partners fatherless teens with male role models Steve Harvey, popular television and radio personality, best-selling author and philanthropist, kicks off his 9th annual Steve Harvey Mentoring Program for Young Men National Camp today. With more than 220 fatherless teenage boys from around the country in attendance at The Rock Ranch in The Rock, Georgia, the week-long camp is the largest youth outreach program offered by the Steve & Marjorie Harvey Foundation. Harvey is among a group of hands-on […]

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  • Young Jamaican Actor Breaks Barriers, Opens Yacht Charter Company – Creates History

    Young Jamaican Actor Breaks Barriers, Opens Yacht Charter Company – Creates History

    EFFECTUS-Productions LLC, Co-Founder & CEO Sta’cii ‘StaySea’ Blake, uses creativity, opens Yacht Charter Company  Sta’cii ‘StaySea’ Blake, professional Actor, Media Personality, Jamaican-born-and-raised Co-Founder and CEO of EFFECTUS-Productions LLC (Effectus-Productions.com), a Holding Company for a series of subsidiaries in the Entertainment Business, is pleased to announce her newest Enterprise: Island Chill Yacht Charters  – The Relaxing Excitement of the Islands-On the Chesapeake, located in the Yachting Capital, Annapolis, Maryland (IslandChillYachtCharters.com). The Company rents private luxury Yachts, as well as small personal watercraft. There are not many […]

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  • Rick Barfield Joins Tiger Group as Director of Business Development for Midwest Region

    Rick Barfield Joins Tiger Group as Director of Business Development for Midwest Region

    Rick L. Barfield, a veteran of the asset-based lending field, has joined Tiger Group as Director of Business Development for the asset valuation, advisory and disposition services firm’s Midwest region. From his base in Chicago, Barfield will lead the Midwest business development efforts for Tiger’s asset appraisal practice, serving the asset-based lending, turnaround, private equity and investment banking communities. Tiger appraisals cover all asset categories – from retail and wholesale consumer goods to commercial and industrial machinery and equipment. He will […]

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