(Pictured: Attendees from 8th Annual Toast to Urban Executives)
FOX’s EMPIRE Casting Director Leah Daniels-Butler, Columbia Records VP Cynthia Johnson and BMI’s Catherine Brewton are just a few of the Executive Women that will be celebrated at 9th Annual Toast to Urban Entertainment Executives.
(Los Angeles-CA) The 9th Annual Toast to Urban Entertainment Executives Honoring Women returns with a new round of incredible women making strides in the urban entertainment and media industries. This event acknowledges the contributions made to Urban Entertainment by outstanding industry executives in television, film, news, multimedia, music, and more in honor of Women’s History Month. Lynn Allen Jeter & Associates, partnered with sponsors Urban Network Digital, MIQ Magazine, and Moreno BHLV, will honor six women on March 23, 2016 at H.O.M.E in Beverly Hills, CA from 7PM to 11PM. This year, the 9th Annual Toast to Urban Entertainment Executives Honoring Women will celebrate Development Executive at Lee Daniels Entertainment, FOX’s EMPIRE Casting Director Leah Daniels-Butler, Columbia Records Vice President, Urban Promotion Cynthia Johnson, BMI Vice President, Writer/Publisher Relations Catherine Brewton, Founder/Creator of KarenCivil.com Karen Civil, mydiveo Co-founder & Chief Marketing Officer Roslynn Cobarrubias, and Founder/CEO of nine27 Entertainment Jeanine Daniel.
Presenters for the 9th Annual Toast to Urban Entertainment Executives include BET’s Vice President of Talent Casting Robi Reed, President/CEO of the ABS Collective and Manager of R&B singer-songwriter Goapele Angelia Bibbs-Sanders, ASCAP Associate Director Mir Harris, Owner of TheJasmineBrand.com Jasmine Brand, Founder of Black Dont Crack Debra Hubbard, and more. Actress/Comedian Denee Busby will be the MC for this years Toast and there will be live performances by Independent artists. The show will feature American Idol’s Joshua Ledet and others.
In the past, the Toast to Urban Entertainment Executives has honored incredible women such as CEO of multi-media entertainment company Monami Entertainment, TV Producer of VH1’s “Love & Hip Hop” Mona Scott-Young, CEO Norwood & Norwood, Talent Manager of Ray J/Brandy Sonja Norwood, Casting Director Tracy “Twinkie” Byrd, Radio Personality, KJLH Tammi Mac, Founder of ICON MANN Tamara Houston, and many more. Donations accepted and to benefit Project MuszEd. Project MuszEd is a community based nonprofit organization providing youth in need with resources, life skills and opportunities in music education, performance and higher learning. Visit http://projectmuszed.org/ Sponsorship opportunities are available.