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Jason Day of 5MadeMen Entertainment is the Chief Executive Officer of 5MM. Jason is a recognized Community Leader and successful Senior Mortgage Broker with a prominent mortgage company. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management and Entrepreneurship from the University of North Texas where he also was a Founding Member of UNT’s Alpha Kappa Psi Business Fraternity and a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family, inspiring the youth, modeling, traveling the world, and is passionate about giving back to the less fortunate and those dealing with poverty.
Jason will be featured in The Nupe issue that will honor some of the most professional men that are doing great things in every human endeavor. Make sure you stop by our KRAVE website to reserve this historical issue.
The husband and wife duo, Randy and Demica Howell, united his degrees (Bachelors in Business Management & a MBA in Marketing) with her 13+ years of experience to erect Demi Howell Salon in 2005. In December of 2009 the duo created an in salon cosmetics line, Demiere Cosmetics. Randy and Demica’s mission is to create services and products that can be used by the everyday person within an extraordinary setting. The couple has been blessed to display Demica’s hair artistry & makeup skills throughout the world as well as having their cosmetics used by makeup artists from Los Angeles to New York City. The strength of the company is built on their unbreakable bond and their willingness to go against the grain. Success is in the eye of the beholder and this duo keep God first which definitely allows them to see eye to eye.
Gain exposure for your business in the next hottest issue since Kenya Moore and Omari Hardwick. The NUPE Issue! The 81st Conclave will be held in Houston, Tx Aug 6th-11 this year & KRAVE Magazine will be featuring some of the top mogul minded professionals. Houston is going to be swarmed by one of the biggest brotherhood of men….Kappa Alpha Psi!!!
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KRAVE Magazine Announces, 2011 Annual Black Party and Kover Search Kontest, at ‘lofty’ locale
The illustrious men’s magazine will celebrate six years of publication and the reveal of the exciting “Kover Search Kontest” winner at annual event July 23rd, at aloft Dallas Downtown hotel.
Dallas, Texas – July 5, 2011– Notable men’s lifestyle publication, KRAVE magazine announces the date and venue of the highly anticipated, annual “Black Party.” Celebrating the mark of the publication’s 7 years of thriving endeavors; the 2011 winner of KRAVE‘s “Kover Search Kontest” will also be revealed. This year the event will be held at the loft inspired aloft Dallas Downtown hotel, on July 23rd, from 10pm-2am. The event will also be in participation with AKOO, JB Watches, Eric Ganison Photography, LMG& Co. and more.
Termed the “Black Party” historically, because of the traditional Ebony and Obsidian attire worn by guests, the annual summer party has also become well known for the reveal of the KRAVE Magazine Kover Search Kontest winner. The three finalists take to all forms of media to promote their involvement in the contest and have therefore garnered even more national visibility for KRAVE Magazine. The party has also been hosted by celebrities and entertainment personalities such as Hosea Chanchez, Skip Cheatham, and Dallas Maverick Shawn Marion.
“Our summer annual party not only gives the staff at KRAVE Magazine a chance to celebrate our achievements but also brings us closer to our supporters, partners, and sponsors. And what better way than having a great time?” says KRAVE publisher William Young.
The “Kover Search Kontest” is an immensely popular event for models and fashionistas alike. The KRAVE Magazine offices received hundreds of candidates and thousands of online votes for the chosen semi-finalists. The finalists travel to Dallas to duke it out in a high-fashion photo shoot. The winner is chosen to be featured in KRAVE‘s coveted Holiday issue “kover.”
KRAVE Magazine, one of the only publications with a focus on fashion, health and lifestyle for the man of color, was founded by William T. Young. After seven years of high quality, high gloss material highlighting the lives of ‘minority’ men, the magazine has garnered praise worldwide.
Aloft Hotels were created to shake up the traditional select service segment of the hotel industry, Aloft delivers urban-influenced, open and vibrant design and a social guest experience at an affordable price point. In the same way that W Hotels broke through the clutter of conformity in the upscale hotel arena a decade ago, Aloft is shaking up the industry for the next generation of traveler. Aloft hotels are geared toward savvy, design-conscious consumers who grew up with the democratization of design. Aloft hotels are wired for the future and an aggressive growth plan is in place with properties set to open from Atlanta to Abu Dhabi and everywhere in between. For more information, please visit www.alofthotels.com.
For more information regarding the event or to receive press credentials, please contact: Starla Triggs, 405-245-2319.
By now we’re all seen the hilarious video that chronicles our President’s amazing resilience and humor. Who knew our President Obama was such a comedian? LOL
But let’s showcase some of the standout fashion from the night’s festivities, BEFORE we jump into the sartorial smorsgasbord that was the MET Gala.
We definitely want to take a moment and congratulate Madame June Ambrose on making the 25 Most Powerful Stylists in Hollywood lists for the Hollywood Reporter. June is responsible for MANY iconic looks and style expressions by some of our favorite urban celebrities such as Diddy, Jay-Z, Mariah Carey, Luther Vandross and many more.
Although she is listed as number 23 on the list, we know that in OUR culture, she is one of the THE top stylists. We salute you Madame Ambrose for making life and entertainment THAT more beautiful.