ADCOLOR announced today 2016 Honorees and Nominees for the 10th Annual
ADCOLOR Awards as well as the 2016 Class of ADCOLOR FUTURES. The 10th
Annual ADCOLOR Awards on Wednesday, September 21, 2016, highlight and
honor the achievements of professionals and diversity & inclusion champions in creative industries.
Charles A. Archer has made a career out of helping others. A lawyer, author, speaker and entrepreneur, he is the
CEO/co-founder of The THRIVE Network, a 501(c)(3) based in Brooklyn,
which helps people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and
their families in New York City and New Jersey.
Abai Schulze has had a fascinating life. Born in Ethiopia, she moved
to the United States, graduated with a degree in
economics and fine arts and went on to work with a government agency
and then Ashoka, an NGO that promotes social entrepreneurship. Here, she talks to TNJ.com about ZAAF, her collection of handcrafted luxury leather handbags and accessories.