During his American Black Film Festival (ABFF) press run John Gibson, Head of Diversity of the Motion Picture Association of America, sat down with Jill Tracey for her popular radio show Hot Talk Behind the Mic with Jill Tracey (Hot 105 FM). In the interview John spoke on the MPAA’s involvement with ABFF through its exclusive partnership, what to expect at this year’s festival, and spoke on the shift in diversity taking place on the big screen. To hear the interview in its entirety click the link below:
The month of June has been exciting and fulfilling for client John Gibson, as he has partnered with ABFF and NALIP for festivals and summits in both Miami and L.A. He also secured some great media placements along the way. Read more about it here:
After the MPAA’s opening night screening of the film DOPE became the highlight of the 2015 American Black Film Festival, MPAA’s John Gibson, Advisor for Diversity and Multicultural Outreach spoke openly with Blackfilm.com. See the full article below, as John speaks about the MPAA’s Diversity Program formation, the MPAA’s commitment to diversity and to telling a wide array of stories, ABFF and more.
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BOSHOK Clothing Successfully Celebrate Spring ’15 Collection Pop-Up Shop in Washington, DC
WASHINGTON,DC— On Saturday, April 4, BOSHOK clothing presented their Spring ’15 “Return of The King” Collection by hosting an intimate Pop-Up Shop in Washington, DC. Held in the historic U Street district of Washington, BOSHOK fans and supporters where able to relish in the cities culture and arts scene, while enjoying BOSHOK’s newest collection. Event supporters enjoyed music, raffle giveaways, and a live fashion show presentation of the line during the evening.
The event also allowed supporters of the line to meet and greet the lines CEO, Victor Umeh. Joining Vic and his BOSHOK team was the event host Jeff Jackson (actor/comedian), the night’s musical guest Ras Nebyu (recording artist), and DJ K-Meta served as the house DJ. During the pop-up shop guest shopped and sipped while replenishing their thirst with complimentary Sparking ICE. Sparking ICE joined BOSHOK throughout the evening as the event’s official drink sponsor.
BOSHOK’s spring ‘15 collection is a collective ensemble including his and hers baseball jerseys, graphic tees, and matching accessories. The collection is geared towards cultural urban hipsters and pop culture enthusiast. The spring ’15 collection continues to support BOSHOK’s long running mission of educating, elevating, and inspiring through culturally-inspired urban contemporary wear designs. To learn more about BOSHOK Clothing and the brand’s progression, please visit their website at www.boshok.com
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BOSHOK CLOTHING, TO CELEBRATE SPRING ’15 COLLECTION WITH FORTHCOMING “RETURN OF THE KINGS” POP-UP SHOP EVENT IN THE NATION’S CAPITAL
(WASHINGTON, DC-) On April 4, 2015, BOSHOK Clothing, will celebrate the release of their spring ’15 collection appropriately titled, “Return of The Kings.” This pop up shop will allow BOSHOK’s longtime supporters, consumers, and prospective consumers to meet and interact with the brand’s CEO Victor Umeh and east coast brand manager Joseph Bangali, also allowing guest to witness a first look live fashion presentation of the line, and have the opportunity to purchase items from the collection at a special rate. The event will also include live music performances, giveaways, with actor Jeff Jackson serving as the event host and DJ K-Meta spinning as the house DJ. Join BOSHOK, on April 4, at Red Lounge, located at 2013 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20009, from 4pm-8pm; entry is complimentary. #ROTKDC will serve as the event’s official social media hashtag.
BOSHOK’s spring ‘15 collection is a collective ensemble including his and hers baseball jerseys, graphic tees, and matching accessories. The collection is geared towards cultural urban hipsters and pop culture enthusiast. The spring ’15 collection continues to support BOSHOK’s long running mission of educating, elevating, and inspiring through culturally-inspired urban contemporary wear designs.
About BOSHOK Clothing
BOSHOK (Blood of Slaves Hearts of Kings) Clothing, started out of the trunk of a car on a college campus with one t-shirt design and $300. Three years later, with hard work and perseverance, BOSHOK is releasing full seasonal collections, and has been sold in over eight Sports Zone locations around the DC Metropolitan area. To learn more about BOSHOK Clothing and the brand’s progression, please attend the brand’s pop up shop on April 4, at Red Lounge, or visit their website at www.boshok.com