Private equity financier Robert F. Smith was named chairman of the board at the iconic Carnegie Hall. He joined the board in 2013.
Elaine Welteroth, Teen Vogue’s beauty director since 2012, was promoted
to a team of 3 that will now lead the magazine.
Award-winning communications strategist Saptosa Foster was one of 50 communications leaders that Top Women in PR honored eariier this year.
Debra Lee was recently named board
member at Twitter. She joined the BET, which was founded by Robert L. Johnson, 10 years ago.
Howard University President Wayne A.I. Frederick was appointed to serve on the Board of Advisors for
the WH Initiative on HBCUS.
Dr. Barbara Hutchinson, managing partner of Chesapeake Cardiac Care,
P.A., was named President of the Association of Black Cardiologists.
Last week, President Barack Obama announced his plans to appoint Janice Bryant Howroyd to his advisory board on HBCUs.
Fashion designer B. Michael will be honored next week for his work in the fashion industry. The legendary Cicely Tyson will present the award.
Jonathan A. Mason, Sr. announced today that Sammie L. Walthour has been named
Int'l Executive Director of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.
Cara McKinley has been promoted to Vice President of Advocacy and Content Management at the National Urban League.