Merge Summit Recap

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MERGE SUMMIT 2016 RECAP By Teryl Warren From August 25 – 27, the luxurious Millennium Biltmore Hotel in downtown Los Angeles played host to the 8th Merge Summit. Founded by producer Dr. Holly Carter, and Co-Chaired by legendary casting director Robi Reed and prolific television executive Traci Blackwell, the Merge Summit is a unique event [...]

BMW Turns 100!

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BMW Celebrates 100th Anniversary during Monterey Car Week BMW celebrated its 100th anniversary during the 2016 Monterey Car Week with a strong presence at many events including Legends of the Autobahn, The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering and the Pebble Beach Concours D’Elegance. Anchoring the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, as featured [...]

2016 Merge Summit

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CEDRIC THE ENTERTAINER, COURTNEY B. VANCE, MICHELLE WILLIAMS, DEVON  FRANKLIN, MEAGAN GOOD FRANKLIN AND MORE TO APPEAR AT THE 2016 MERGE SUMMIT – LOS ANGELES Relevé Entertainment, in partnership with Walgreens and the AIDS Healthcare Foundation, is proud to announce the return of The Merge Summit– Los Angeles, taking place August 25-27, 2016 at The Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles, CA. The Merge [...]

WILES HOT LIST: 40 UNDER 40

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WILES HOT LIST: 40 UNDER 40 2016’s Top trailblazing women in STEM By Chelsea Han Thousands of women are growing in the STEM community, which used to be a male dominated field. The year of 2016 marks an incredible journey of women continuing to inspire more women to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and [...]

TEAM UNICEF in Brazil

Winny Moreira, 17, uses her mobile phone on a street in Taiobeiras, Brazil. UNICEF is launching two new mobile initiatives to help protect vulnerable children in Brazil and around the world. © UNICEF/UN017602/Ueslei Marcelino (CNW Group/UNICEF Canada)

TEAM UNICEF UNICEF app aims to protect Brazil’s most vulnerable children Just in time for the Rio Summer Games, UNICEF launched a global sports initiative to engage people in its work for children. Sports enthusiasts worldwide can get involved in the Olympic and Paralympic action for free by signing up to Team UNICEF Get Active for Children, a [...]

Bon Appetit

Kobu Celery, Tako Sashimi, Okonomi-Yaki, and Miso Wing at Bar Goto in New York City (Photo by Alex Lau for Bon Appetit) (PRNewsFoto/Bon Appetit)

Bon Appétit Announces Its 2016 Best New Restaurant Nominees Looking for a delicious date night destination? Look no further than this:  Bon Appétit has announced its 50 nominees for the Hot 10: America’s Best New Restaurants 2016. The winners will be revealed in the magazine’s upcoming September issue (on newsstands and live on bonappetit.com on August 16). These 50 [...]

Frozen Musical

The beloved animated hit "Frozen" is getting the Disney Cruise Line theatrical treatment as a full-length stage show exclusively aboard the Disney Wonder. In "Frozen, A Musical Spectacular," the story will be presented like never before with an innovative combination of traditional theatrical techniques, modern technology and classic Disney whimsy. (Photo concept, David Roark) (PRNewsFoto/Disney Cruise Line)

“Frozen, A Musical Spectacular” Takes the Stage Aboard Disney Cruise Line The beloved animated hit “Frozen” is getting the Disney Cruise Line theatrical treatment as a full-length stage show exclusively aboard the Disney Wonder For the “first time in forever,” the beloved animated hit “Frozen” is getting the Disney Cruise Line theatrical treatment as a [...]

Matthew McConaughey

Matthew McConaughey - the new Creative Director for Wild Turkey - at the lauded bourbon distillery in Lawrenceburg, KY. Photo courtesy of Wild Turkey Bourbon. (PRNewsFoto/Wild Turkey)

Wild Turkey® Announces Matthew McConaughey As Creative Director Academy Award™ Winner Tapped To Direct Story of the Iconic Bourbon Brand Wild Turkey® today announced a multi-year partnership with Academy Award™-winning actor Matthew McConaughey, who has signed on as the brand’s new Creative Director. McConaughey will serve as the chief storyteller for Wild Turkey both behind the camera [...]

NATIONAL LEMONADE DAY

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There are few things that scream “Summer!” more than a cool glass of lemonade.  This year, on National Lemonade Day, you can get in on that old summertime favorite – for FREE! On National Lemonade Day (Saturday, August 20), national gourmet pretzel shop Pretzelmaker® is treating customers to its all-natural lemonade. Customers who visit participating Pretzelmaker® [...]

HEZEKIAH WALKER

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HEZEKIAH WALKER’S #1 GRAMMY® Award Winning Recording Artist, Hezekiah Walker, Celebrates #1 Debut with Azusa The Next Generation 2-Better Multiple GRAMMY® Award Winning Gospel Music Hall of Famer Hezekiah Walker, celebrates another hit debut across Billboard platforms with the release of his new album Azusa The Next Generation 2-Better. The critically acclaimed release landed a #1 debut on Billboard’s Current Gospel [...]