Bozoma "Boz" Saint John has a resume many would envy. And now she´s
added another to-die-for position. She has joined Beats Music as senior
VP and head of global marketing, taking the lead on all initiatives,
from brand and performance marketing to collaborations with AT&T,
Target and Beats Electronics. It will be an exciting time at Beats Music.
As you may recall, Apple just doled out $3 billion for the company
built by rapper Dr. Dre and music exec Jimmy Iovine.
The New York Times announced today that Dean Baquet was promoted to executive editor. He is the first African American person to hold this title in the Times' 162-year history. Before this, Baquet served as the publication's managing editor.
On the beauty front, Black women have been making strides. Last month it
was reported that Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o snagged a coveted Lancome
makeup contract and model Jourdan Dunn was named the new face of