BMORENEWS Publisher Doni Glover with 2012 EPNET Awardees Sonya Lowery, George Fraser, and Cynthia Washington. Lowery, President of The World Next Door, was honored with the Legacy Visionary Award. Fraser, Chairman and CEO of FraserNet, Inc., was honored with the 2012 Legacy Lifetime Achievement Award. Washington, President of Washington Concepts, Inc., was honored with the Legacy Female Entrepreneur of the Year Award. EPNET was founded by Charles and Theresa Royal Brown.
Monique Smith-Person, Author of "I Am the Ancestor, pictured with hew hubby at 2012 EPNET Awards. Speaking of which - Monique won the "Legacy in Resilience" Award. Further, she has a huge upcoming event on Oct. 20th.
WEAA 88.9 FM Host Marsha Jews was honored with the 2012 EPNET Legacy in Communications Award
Past EPNET awardees Rick and Odessa Hopkins, The CEO Business Cafe www.ceobusinesscafe.com
The Brown's with John and Tammy Wright, Co-Owners of Body and Christ (ABC) Wellness & Fitness Center, winners of the "Legacy in Health and Wellness Award"
Mr. & Mrs. Darryl and Cynthia Washington. Cynthia was honored as the EPNET LEgacy Female Entrepreneur of the Year
Charles and Theresa Royal Brown, EPNET
(LINTHICUM - September 29, 2012) - Congratulations to Charles and Theresa Royal Brown on a stellar affair tonight. The Baltimore/Washington International Marriott was the backdrop as the Brown's honored entrepreneurs - youth and adult - who are growing their businesses and making a positive difference.
An event planner by trade, Mrs. Brown's skill set and expertise was very evident tonight as attention was paid to every incredibly detail.
Each year EPNET honors excellence among local and nationally known individuals who are leaving a living legacy for other entrepreneurs and the community as a whole. The award categories include: Legacy in communications, community service, male and female entrepreneur of the year, inspiration, vision, resilience, professional speaking, ministry, rebirth and redevelopment and the lifetime achievement award.
HARLEM: Children's Book Fair :: Sat., August 3rd
Seeking volunteers to assist with sorting and distributing books on Sat., 8/3 between 8am and 5pm. If you're available to help, please inbox your email address. Thanks!
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CHICAGO: Black Star Project: Commencement Remarks By First Lady Michelle Obama for Bowie State University
But most of all, to the Bowie State University class of 2013, congratulations. (Applause.) Oh, congratulations. You don't know how proud we all are of you. Just look at you. We're so proud of how hard you worked, all those long hours in the classroom, in the library. Oh, yeah. Amen. (Laughter.) All those jobs you worked to help pay your tuition. Many of you are the first in your families to get a college degree. (Applause.) Some of you are balancing school with raising families of your own. (Applause.) So I know this journey hasn't been easy. I know you've had plenty of moments of doubt and frustration and just plain exhaustion. Read in Full >>
NEXT "EMPOWER HOUR" on WOLB 1010 AM: Chicago Mall Opens for Black Merchants: 79th Street Indoor Mall
Cal Hodges, Walter Jones, Valencia Lindsey, Allencia Pittman, Karl Jackson "Goldbird", and Cory Mackey all assisted in putting the store together. Read in Full >>
The Glover Report: Baltimore Morehouse Grad/BPM Scholar/City Alum Leland S. Shelton Acknowledged by Pres. Obama
Well, SPECIAL GUEST on this week’s “Empower Hour” (Tuesday, May 21 from 10-11 am on WOLB 1010 AM from Radio One Baltimore, streaming live at www.wolbbaltimore.com )
is Leland Shelton
, the young man that President Obama made reference to in his speech at Morehouse's Commencement yesterday. Shelton, a 2009 graduate of Baltimore City College, is also a Black Professional Men’s Scholar.
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