Tag: influencer

TV

Black Bourgeoisie: Lifetime’s “BAPS” Has High-End Hoopla

“Don’t judge us based on that clip,” Jason K. Wilson told a group of media professionals who gathered in a small room inside the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center during the Essence Festival in New Orleans to meet the cast ...
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Tech Talk: Lance Gross & Regina Hall Host Verizon Dinner

Verizon Wireless returned as a sponsor for the 2014 Essence Festival. To culminate the 20th year of the festival in New Orleans, Verizon Wireless had an interactive booth activation at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center where festival attendees could ...
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The Braxtons: Reality Sisters Show Why Their Black Is Beautiful

Procter & Gamble returned to the Essence Festival as a sponsor for its seventh year. The company returned with its My Black Is Beautiful (MBIB) campaign, a program instituted by P&G as part of its long-standing commitment to touch and ...
Lifestyle

McHonorees: Rev. Al Sharpton, Iyanla Vanzant & Will Packer Among ...

McDonald’s held its annual 365Black Awards honoring outstanding African-Americans who are making positive contributions to the community during the 20th Anniversary of the Essence Festival in New Orleans. McDonald’s 365Black Awards was launched in 2003 as an extension of McDonald’s ...
Auto

A-List Rides: 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

The 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport is a practical budget SUV that really feels more like a crossover vehicle with its still-more-sedan-build body. I decided to put the Outlander Sport on the road and see how it did when a me ...
Auto

A-List Rides: Road Trip With 2014 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE

It was a snowy Saturday afternoon and New York City was preparing to shut down. The night before I was dropped off the 2014 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE and I couldn’t wait to load it up, get on the highway ...
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Her History: Crystal Windham Driving Force Behind Chevrolet Design

Chevrolet was one of the sponsors of the 45th NAACP Image Awards and AlwaysAList.com traveled with them to Pasadena, Calif. for a weekend of activities. An institution that celebrates the advancement of colored people, it was fitting for Chevrolet to ...
Auto

A-List Rides: 2014 Dodge Dart

After a 7-year absence from the compact class market, the Dodge launched its Dart brand in 2013. This vehicle is the first Chrysler Group vehicle based upon a Fiat architecture that was adapted from the award-winning Alfa Romeo Giulietta. I ...
Auto

A-List Rides: 2014 Hyundai Equus

Honesty moment: Prior to my test drive of the 2014 Hyundai Equus I had never heard of this vehicle. I was shocked to learn that it was launched in 2011 and I was just experiencing it. More shocking is why ...
Auto

A-List Rides: 2014 Kia Sorento

Kia should hire me to oversee their new marketing campaign, because based on the response I get when I test drive their vehicles, the campaign slogan would be: “That’s a Kia?” It’s the question I was asked constantly while driving ...