NEW YORK, N.Y., June 20, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Two-time WNBA All-Star and ESPN host and analyst Chiney Ogwumike has joined the team at Hang Media as Co-Founder of HANG Academy, a new women’s mentorship initiative of HANG, the Cynopsis Award-winning streaming platform. HANG Academy will work with brands to provide athlete, influencer and expert-infused virtual in-person education adjacent to celebrated women’s sports events.
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| From: Author Mikayla Rose
TORONTO, Ontario, June 20, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Mikayla Rose, a talented and promising English graduate, has unveiled her remarkable debut young adult novel, “When June Met July” (IBSN: 978-0228882497; April 2023). This gripping tale takes readers on an emotional journey through the complexities of love, friendship, and the challenges of navigating life’s unexpected twists.
| From: VocalzMusic and Publishing
WASHINGTON, D.C., June 20, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — VocalzMusic & Publishing announces that famed Motown songwriter, recording artist and lone female member of legendary R&B sibling singing group, DeBarge, Bunny DeBarge released her newly revised, tell all memoir, “The Kept Ones: DeBarge, The Fame Years,” in print, with a gold ribbon design, on Monday, June 19, 2023.
| From: E'maj Entertainment Television Network
NEW YORK, N.Y., June 16, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — E’maj Entertainment Television Network, a groundbreaking media platform dedicated to empowering people of color, is thrilled to announce its official launch on Juneteenth, June 19, 2023. The launch marks a significant milestone in media representation, coinciding with the commemoration of African Americans’ emancipation.
| From: Comedians with Disabilities Act
OAKLAND, Calif. and BUTTE, Mont., June 14, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The founders and contributors of the Comedians with Disabilities Act (CWDA) are about to hit the road for its wildly popular show to span three states: Montana, Oregon and California. They’re celebrating Disability Pride month in July, which also happens to coincide with the anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
| From: Light4America
WASHINGTON, D.C., June 13, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The nonprofit “Faith In Peace” Concert Saturday, June 17, 2023 7:30-10pm will be held in the Sixth & I Synagogue in Washington, DC by the Concert for the Human Family (CFHF), with recently announced free ticket offers, says Light4America. The concert benefits multiple nonprofits including Rotary District 7620 (Washington, DC and parts of Maryland).
| From: Author Janak Alford
OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada, June 12, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Amidst decreasing productivity and the increasing dangers posed by Big Tech AI products, tech executive and entrepreneur Janak Alford presents a solution in his new book, “Intelligent Digital Ecosystems: How Rethinking Technology Will Expand Your Mind and Change Your World” (ISBN: 978-0228873020; May 2023).
| From: Author Sean Lewis
AJAX, ONTARIO, Canada, June 9, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In Sean Lewis’ current picture book, “Finna Lit: Creativity. Entrepreneurship. Lifestyle. Money” (ISBN: 978-0228883821; April, 2023), the main character, Dell, uses his wits and experiences to create his own path to financial independence. His connection with his family and his passion for being financially literate lead him to learn from others, but most importantly educate his friend.
Marikel International Brings Caribbean Carnival Spirit to Leimert Park Village with a Post Juneteenth Starlight Parade
| From: Marikel International
LOS ANGELES, Calif., June 7, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — On the heels of Juneteenth, Los Angeles’ Leimert Park Village will become ablaze with passion in honor of Caribbean American Heritage Month when Marikel International presents the inaugural Los Angeles Carnival Starlight Parade, a multicultural, fun filled family festival.
| From: Sharon Bruce
TIMMINS, Ontario, Canada, June 5, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sharon Bruce, an accomplished author with a passion for storytelling, has released her latest book, “Shoebox Baby,” (IBSN: 978-0228890645; May, 2023) a compelling work of creative non-fiction that chronicles the extraordinary life of Susan Fenton and the challenges she faced growing up.
Art-In-Relation Presents an Unforgettable Evening Concert of Spirituals, Freedom Songs, and Contemporary Songs of Freedom in reflection of Juneteenth
| From: Art-In-Relation
LONG BEACH, Calif., June 1, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Art-In-Relation (A.I.R.) is proud to present a special evening concert, in collaboration with Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church, featuring a group of exceptional performers. This talented ensemble will come together to deliver an inspiring musical experience. With a repertoire that reflects the significance of Juneteenth and embraces a message of change and freedom, this concert promises to be a memorable celebration.
| From: Barb Lockert
EDMONTON, Alberta, Canada, May 30, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Author and entrepreneur Barb Lockert is excited to announce the release of her new cookbook, “Easy Baking in Barb’s Kitchen” (ISBN: 978-0228885313; May, 2023). This cookbook offers easy-to-follow recipes and time-saving tips and tricks for bakers of all levels.
| From: Icy Musicc Entertainment LLC
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., May 25, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The 17-year old musical artist Isaias Aguilar from Minnesota, known as Iseny, has a clear vision for the future of his love for music as he chases his dream to build his record label Icy Musicc Entertainment.
| From: Appareify
SHENZHEN, Guangdong, May 24, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Appareify, a visionary company dedicated to serving businesses with high-quality apparel products, continues to set new industry benchmarks as its comprehensive suite of services fulfills the diverse needs of clients worldwide. Employing state-of-the-art production facilities and leveraging a vast sourcing network, Appareify ensures superior quality standards, competitive pricing, and swift turnaround times to meet and exceed customer expectations.
Shattering Barriers in Fine Arts Education: The Vocal Gym Unveils World’s First Full-Credit Homeschool Course for Singing
| From: Throga LLC
ORLANDO, Fla., May 19, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Throga announces a new online course for singing, specifically designed for homeschool students. Singing has long been considered outside the scope of most homeschool training, as the intricacies of the arts and technical complexities involved in vocal training present particular challenges in a home learning environment.
| From: Mark Rios
MINEOLA, Texas, May 17, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Elvis Presley is a state of mind. Mark Rios would be the first person to tell you this. Rios is a lifelong fan of The King. But it wasn’t until relatively recently that this North Texas actor and director was able to converge his acting and directing careers and dedicate them to exploring his long-standing dream of exploring Elvis Presley’s spiritual side.
| From: Prison Audio
TORONTO, Ontario, May 17, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Being incarcerated is a world of its own that a lot of people don’t know anything about. Founded in 2022, by William Michael Tweedy, Prison Audio is a multimedia production company that produces many prison related podcasts, which help develop and teach an incarcerated individual the ability to write and tell first person stories to the outside world.
After, Inc. just published a first-of-its-kind ‘Warranty Claims Scoring 101’ guide, giving manufacturers an in-depth look at how automated claims scoring is transforming the industry
| From: After Inc.
NORWALK, Conn., May 17, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — After, Inc., a global leader in Warranty Services since 2005, developed a “Warranty Claims Scoring 101” guide, leveraging the expertise of its world-class Warranty Analytics team and over 17 years of claim scoring experience. Warranty Claims Scoring is a discipline not widely understood. Few in the industry know how these models are built and implemented, and the significant cost savings they can deliver.
Debbie Allen to Pay Tribute to Class of 2023 Film Directors at The 30th Annual ‘Sista’s Are Doin’ It For Themselves Short Film Showcase,’ Wendy Raquel Robinson to Host, Neema Barnette, Dianne Houston, Numa Perrier Announced as Presenters
| From: Black Hollywood Education and Resource Center
LOS ANGELES, Calif., May 16, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Debbie Allen, critically acclaimed director, producer, and choreographer will be a special guest at upcoming, 30th annual “Sista’s Are Doin’ It For Themselves” Short Film Showcase Opening Night Celebration, May 19th at 7:30pm, at the Director’s Guild of America, the Black Hollywood Education Resource Center (BHERC) announced today.
| From: Ganjingworld Corp.
MIDDLETOWN, N.Y., May 11, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Gan Jing World (Ganjingworld Corp.) announces its first Mother’s Day celebration videos award that showcases the best memories, moments, traits, and values. We want to honor moms around the world for their unconditional love, support, and sacrifice. Share Your Love to Moms, Win up to $1,000 Cash Award.
| From: Church of Scientology International
LOS ANGELES, Calif., May 9, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — May 9, 1950, was the day L. Ron Hubbard’s “Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health” burst onto the scene. Its meteoric ascent to the top of international bestseller lists was fueled by its results. The date of its publication is celebrated by Scientology Churches, Missions and groups throughout the world and by countless more who have simply picked up and read the book and have found hope and relief through its use.
‘Zoe and the I Can’t Monkey’ by Adrian Lortie – An uplifting story about positive self-talk and confidence for children
| From: Adrian Lortie
MONTREAL, Quebec, May 4, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In Adrian Lortie’s debut novel “Zoe and the I Can’t Monkey” (ISBN: 978-0228889755; March 28, 2023), we explore the importance of children developing healthy communication skills and learning to deal with negative emotions at a young age through a fun, educational story.
HANG Doubles Down on Programming and Brand Engagement for Women’s Sports, Expands Sales and Marketing Team with Industry Vets Sara Gotfredson and Ashley Rutledge
| From: HANG Media
NEW YORK, N.Y., May 3, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Fresh off attracting more than 1 million viewers to its NCAA Women’s Final Four viewing party, HANG, the award-winning fan-athlete community, is welcoming two women steeped in sports and digital marketing to lead a deeper push into women’s sports programming, brand engagement and marketing.
| From: Lowell Chamber Orchestra
LOWELL, Mass., April 25, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Lowell Chamber Orchestra congratulates composers Cory Brodack and Martin Max Schreiner for winning the orchestra’s 2023 Lowell Chamber Orchestra Call-for-Scores, and marimba player Wei-Hsing Nikki Huang, for winning the 2023 Lowell Chamber Orchestra Concerto Competition.
| From: TINSLEY BOYS
FORT WORTH, Texas, April 25, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Since he was 12 years old, Jake Tinsley has written and promoted his own professional comic books. Now, the 28-year-old Jake is debuting a brand new adult horror title “ALTERNATIVE NARRATIVES” which is being sold in a powerful Kickstarter, side-by-side with “THE BLONDE ASSASSIN” title written by his father Ben Tinsley. The father and son comprise the TINSLEY BOYS writing team. [VIDEO]
| From: Dream Pairs
LOS ANGELES, Calif., April 24, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Dream Pairs, a leading fashion footwear expert, is proud to announce the launch of its latest new wide width shoes. These shoes are designed to cater to women with wider feet and to provide them with the comfort they deserve.
Phil Simms, Marshall Faulk, Michael Fabiano, Tyler Smith, Tony Richardson, Justin Watson Join HANG Draft Virtual Watch Party Sponsored by Academy Sports + Outdoors
| From: HANG Media
NEW YORK, N.Y., April 24, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Former first-round picks Phil Simms – the Super Bowl MVP and CBS Sports broadcaster, Marshall Faulk – the NFL Hall of Famer, and Tyler Smith of the Dallas Cowboys, along with fantasy football guru Michael Fabiano join HANG on Thursday, April 27 at 8 p.m. ET, to connect face to face with fans during early opening round action of the 2023 NFL Draft.
Bestselling Author Nora Roberts Donates to the EveryLibrary Institute to protect the First Amendment in Libraries
| From: EveryLibrary Institute
RIVERSIDE, Ill., April 18, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The EveryLibrary Institute, a national nonprofit focused on public policy and libraries, is proud to announce that bestselling author Nora Roberts and the Nora Roberts Foundation have made a generous donation to the organization to support the launch of Fight for the First, its new advocacy and organizing site with a mission of protecting the First Amendment in libraries across the country.
Soundfly Teams Up With LA Pianist and Producer Elijah Fox to Launch a New Course on Impressionist Harmony and Hip-Hop Beats
| From: Soundfly
BROOKLYN, N.Y., April 18, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today, pianist and producer Elijah Fox welcomes musicians into his exciting new course with online music education hub Soundfly. In it Elijah explores his singular approach to writing, improvising, and producing the “Impressionist” music for which he’s become widely known; a style that has hypnotized fans around the world, been championed by collaborators like Yussef Dayes, Tom Misch, and Kiefer, and become the foundation for Drake & 21 Savage’s hit “Major Distribution.”
The Black Hollywood Education & Resource Center Announces 30th Anniversary of Sistas Are Doin’ It For Themselves Short Film Showcase and Virtual Film Festival
| From: Black Hollywood Education and Resource Center
HOLLYWOOD, Calif., April 17, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Black Hollywood Education and Resource Center (BHERC) will host the 30th Anniversary of its Sistas Are Doin’ It For Themselves Short Film Showcase and Virtual Film Festival. All in-person events will be held May 19-21, 2023 at the Directors Guild of America in Los Angeles, California. The Virtual Festival will be streamed via BHERC.TV from May 22-31.
| From: David P. Perrodin
MADISON, Wis., April 17, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — David P. Perrodin, Ph.D., collaborates with renowned actor Ben Hauck and audio streaming company Spotify to create the audio version of his book “The Velocity of Information – Human Thinking During Chaotic Times.” Utilizing personal interviews and explorations of historical and contemporary events, “The Velocity of Information” gives you an expectation of how both individuals and the masses will behave during different stages of chaos.
Shoe Mogul Steve Madden to Release Updated Version of His Best-Selling Memoir, ‘The Cobbler: How I Disrupted An Industry, Fell From Grace, And Came Back Stronger Than Ever’
| From: Bajek Publisher Services
NEW YORK, N.Y., April 10, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Steve Madden, the iconic business mogul known primarily for his eponymous shoe brand, added bestselling author to his repertoire when he released “THE COBBLER: HOW I DISRUPTED AN INDUSTRY, FELL FROM GRACE, AND CAME BACK STRONGER THAN EVER” in 2020. Bajek Publisher Services and Kucerak + Company announced today that a new, updated version of Madden’s memoir will be released.
| From: Dr. Sarah Zadek
TORONTO, Ontario, Canada, April 10, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Author and licensed Naturopathic Doctor, Sarah Zadek, has released a comprehensive guide to fertility. The book is titled “It Takes Two… And A Uterus: The Ultimate Guide to Understanding and Enhancing your Fertility,” (ISBN: 978-0228884170; March 1, 2023) the book offers evidence-based guidance on improving the odds of a healthy pregnancy, whether naturally or with the help of advanced reproductive technologies such as IVF.
Orange Blossom Classic Partners with HANG Media in Creating National Watch Party Featuring Exclusive Connections to Conversations with Star Athletes and Celebrities
| From: HANG Media
NEW YORK, N.Y., April 5, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — One of the country’s most historic college football games, the storied Denny’s Orange Blossom Classic presented by Ready Life, is poised to continue shining light on its bright future. Fans are invited to join a national watch party, which includes the opportunity to discuss an array of topics while viewing the game with sports heroes and celebrities through online channel, HANG Media.
Covenant Winery Announces 2023 Summer Concert Calendar: Second year of popular series at the urban winery tasting patio in Berkeley, California
| From: Covenant Winery
BERKELEY, Calif., April 4, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Covenant Winery Summer Music Series, now in its 2nd year, will kick off at their Sixth Street Winery in Berkeley on Sunday, April 23rd, and continue through the end of July, just before harvest season starts. Showcased at the winery’s new outdoor tasting lounge, fans of wine and music can enjoy the vibe of the Berkeley Drinks District, while sipping a nice array of wines from throughout California’s diverse wine regions.
New Book ‘Battle Angel: The Ultimate She Warrior’ Empowers Women to Find Their Inner Strength and Overcome Life’s Challenges
| From: Colleen Millsteed
PERTH, Australia, April 4, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Author Colleen Millsteed has announced the release of her book, “Battle Angel: The Ultimate She Warrior,” (IBSN: 978-0228888727; March 2023) a collection of empowering poetry written to inspire women to tap into their inner strength and overcome the challenges of life.
| From: Scott Macfadyen
PENTICTON, B.C., Canada, April 3, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Scott Macfadyen’s crime thriller, “A Whisper in The Shadows” (ISBN: 978-0228882787) follows former assassin Layla, a devoted mother and wife. When someone from her past is gunned down and left for dead, Layla returns to her old life – one that her family knows nothing about. Now Layla must keep her secret safe from her family while searching for those that shot her mentor, the man who saved her from a life on the streets and turned her into a hitwoman.
| From: Jayda Addleton
NORTHGATE, South Australia, April 3, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Australian author Jayda Addleton announces the release of her debut poetry book, “Unspoken Emotions” (ISBN: 978-0228883203; March 2023), which explores life from a child’s innocence to facing the harsh realities of the world. “Unspoken Emotions” is a collection of poems that offers an honest and raw portrayal of life’s challenges.
| From: Ben Tinsley
MINEOLA, Texas, April 3, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Mark Rios, the writer, director and lead actor of the acclaimed indie mobster TV series “A Family Thing,” has created and produced an intimate new stage show about Elvis Presley that explores The King’s undeniable love of gospel music, cast member Ben Tinsley announced today. “The Gospel Soul of Elvis,” inspired by true events, will be performed with amazing music by seasoned actors and singers.
| From: Dream Pairs
LOS ANGELES, Calif., March 28, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Dream Pairs, a leading name in fashion footwear, is thrilled to announce the launch of its latest collection of comfortable sandals-the Wonder Cloud Collection. Designed to offer unparalleled comfort without compromising on style, these sandals are perfect for individuals who appreciate a chic yet easy-going footwear experience.