Best of the brightest: 2015 Bronner Bros. Beauty Show photos

Best of the brightest: 2015 Bronner Bros. Beauty Show photos

Over-the-weekend, the 2015 Bronner Bros. International Hair Show (mid-summer series) was held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Ga. Hair and beauty professionals from all over the nation as well as thousands of visitors attended the event, which included classes, demonstrations, over 300 exhibitors, exciting competitions and 2 nights of entertainment all related […]

The bold and the beautiful: Bronner Bros. International Beauty Show 2015

The bold and the beautiful: Bronner Bros. International Beauty Show 2015

Over-the-weekend, the 2015 Bronner Bros. International Hair Show (mid-summer edition) was held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. Hair and beauty professionals from all over the nation as well as thousands of visitors attended the event, which included classes, demonstrations and competitions all related to the bustling beauty industry. Today, it was all […]

Talib Kweli’s ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’ tour hits the Shrine in Chicago

Talib Kweli's 'Midsummer Night's Dream' tour hits the Shrine in Chicago

Rapper and activist Talib Kweli recently rounded up an eclectic group of friends to kick off his “Midsummer’s Night Dream” tour in grand style with an inspired performance at Chicago’s renowned venue The Shrine. Unbeknownst to fans in attendance, actor, comedian, and Chicago native DeRay Davis was in the house to serve as guest host for the […]

Popular Chicago poet Young Flame releases new project, ‘Love States’

Popular Chicago poet Young Flame releases new project, 'Love States'

Chicago’s hot spot The Velvet Lounge recently played host to an album release party and performance by popular poet Young Flame in celebration of her latest project, Love States. Hosted by actor and musician Mel-Rob, the night featured a well-received mix of live music and spoken word before Young Flame’s grand entrance to the packed house. Backed […]

Grand opening of Razzmatazz Family Fun Center on Chicago’s South Side

Grand opening of Razzmatazz Family Fun Center on Chicago's South Side

Parents looking for family-friendly entertainment on the South Side of Chicago now have an exciting new option to consider. The Razzmatazz Family Fun Center is a massive and encompassing state-of-the-art epicenter that features a myriad of games and activities for kids (and even adults) of all ages including bowling, laser maze, basketball, trampolines, color crush, over […]

Ming Lee, Karen Civil celebrate SnobLife Studio anniversary

Ming Lee, Karen Civil celebrate SnobLife Studio anniversary

In celebration of the SnobLife Studio’s second anniversary, aspiring entrepreneurs and business owners were invited out to learn business tips from five successful women in the industry today, including media mogul Karen Civil, beauty vlogger Ellarie, author and philanthropist Just Mike the Poet, and designer Ms. Bling. VIP guests were also treated to brunch courtesy […]

Networking group ‘The New Chicago’ kicks off the summer season in grand style

Networking group 'The New Chicago' kicks off the summer season in grand style

The season known as “Summertime Chi” got off to a great start as professional networking group, The New Chicago, recently launched their monthly summer mixer series called Sundae Sundays in grand style. Young professionals from across the city gathered on a multilevel yacht to cruise the waters of Lake Michigan while enjoying hors d’oeuvres and […]

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson attends Los Angeles world premiere of ‘San Andreas’

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson attends Los Angeles world premiere of 'San Andreas'

On Tuesday, May 26, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson hit the red carpet at the Los Angeles world premiere of his latest action thriller, San Andreas. In Johnson’s newest blockbuster, the former WWE wrestler plays a search and rescue helicopter pilot, who after the infamous San Andreas Fault gives way, triggering a magnitude 9.0-plus earthquake in California, […]

2015 Daytime Emmy Awards highlights

2015 Daytime Emmy Awards highlights

On Sunday, April 26, the 42nd annual Daytime Emmy Awards were handed out in Los Angeles. Among the big winners were “Days of Our Lives” and “The Young and the Restless” (which took home the night’s top honor with a tie), “General Hospital,” (which had 28 nominations), “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” game show host Craig […]

Lalah Hathaway wows at star-studded event for live recording of her album

Lalah Hathaway wows at star-studded event for live recording of her album

On April 21, two time Grammy-winning songstress Lalah Hathaway shut down the house at Troubadour in Los Angeles, in front of a celebrity-filled audience. On deck for the live recording for her upcoming album, Lalah Hathaway LIVE!, celebrities including Patti LaBelle, Anita Baker, Erica Campbell, Kenny Lattimore, Daley, Laurieann Gibson, Deitrick Haddon, Yvette Nicole Brown, […]

India.Arie and Estelle perform at The Dream Project Symposium

India.Arie and Estelle perform at The Dream Project Symposium

On April 16-17, 2015, hundreds of aspiring entrepreneurs attended a two-day conference at The Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. The symposium consisted of various breakout sessions, small-business pitch competitions, lunch with idea geniuses, and performances from Grammy Award winners Estelle and India.Arie. Estelle opened the conference with a performance hat was followed by a […]

iGoalDig relaunch event with Snob Life’s Ming Lee

iGoalDig relaunch event with Snob Life's Ming Lee

Chicago hot spot Red Kiva played host to an empowering relaunch event for lifestyle brand iGoalDig featuring Snob Life CEO Ming Lee. Bringing out some of the city’s most chic entrepreneurs, the networking soiree featured an evening of cocktails, connecting and conversation. In addition to co-hosting the event, Lee participated in an intimate Q-and-A session detailing her […]

Celebrity stylist Goo Goo Atkins hosts Chicago launch party for hot new app, Biziboard

Celebrity stylist Goo Goo Atkins hosts Chicago launch party for hot new app, Biziboard

Dreamfish Labs and renowned entertainment entrepreneur Ryan Glen recently stopped through Chicago to launch their new mobile app, Biziboard. A number of movers and shakers were in attendance at the swanky event. Hosted by celebrity stylist and TV personality Goo Goo Atkins, attendees were entertained by the sounds of DJ Rob Mack and SP 1, in addition […]

Sunday Funday Live offers unique party experience at Chicago’s Bar 10 Doors

Sunday Funday Live offers unique party experience at Chicago's Bar 10 Doors

Chicagoans looking to cap off their weekends with either a day party or live music or both can look no further than the weekly Sunday Funday Live event at the Bar 10 Doors in the University Village neighborhood. Hosted by Craig Elliott and Kevin “KB” Burns aka The Spin Doctors, the event started with the […]

Music Builds Community’s unforgettable night of at Chicago’s Velvet Lounge

Music Builds Community's unforgettable night of at Chicago's Velvet Lounge

Chicago hot spot The Velvet Lounge was the place to be as emerging label TwoGuard Music Group teamed with the ongoing Music Builds Community series to provide an unforgettable night of entertainment for music lovers across the city. Hosted by Tim Jackson and the Just N Case band, the night featured performances by the talented roster of […]