The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and Overbrook Entertainment are the first of several organizations supporting the next phase of Pres. Obama's My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) Initiative targeting millennials of color. Led by Mike Muse, the MBK SBA Champion, the Careers in Film Summit aims to inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs through
highlighting the careers and entrepreneurial opportunities available in
the film industry.
At a jointly sponsored conference on October 22, 2015, Brand South Africa and
NMBC-Global will focus on two specific industry sectors in a single
country. Partnering for the first time, they will host an “insider’s conference” on South Africa’s
information/communication tech and renewable energy sectors, with
the intent to provide on-the-ground intelligence for small and
There may have been a smaller turnout for this year's Million Man March, but in this age of the Internet and social media, millions more witnessed the event from their various digital devices. Here, to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the March, journalist, author, educator and activist Herb Boyd shares his thoughts.