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Emerge! presents top emerging designers during NY Fashion Week - honored Pat Cleveland

legendary model Pat Cleveland walks runway before accepting her award
Now in its 6th season, EMERGE! A Fashion Runway Show positioned an eclectic ensemble of artists Wednesday, September 11, 2013 during New York Fashion Week. These talented and aspiring fashion designers from around the world showcased their artistic genius with amazing collections that powered down the runway.   Highlights included an opening performance with Dubai’s number one DJ, DJ Dion Mavath;... Read more »

Regina Taylor's play 'stop.reset' opens at Signature Theatre in NYC

Denzel Washington, Regina Taylor & Latonya Richardson Jackson
Actress & Playwright Regina Taylor opened her newest play ‘STOP.RESET’ at The Signature Theatre in New York City on September 8th in The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center. As e-books outsell printed books, Alex Ames, the owner of Chicago’s oldest African American book publishing company, must question each of his employees to determine who... Read more »

Wade's World Foundation 10th Anniversary Gala

Dwyane presents special award to Tragil Wade (award designed by Debra Hand)
On Friday, September 6, 2013 Dwyane Wade and the Wade’s World Foundation (WWF) hosted its 10th Annual Foundation gala at the Peninsula Hotel in Chicago.  The Wade’s World Foundation provides resources and programming for youth in disadvantaged neighborhoods. The event presented the 2013 Excellence in Humanitarium awards and honored Steve & Marjorie Harvey for their work with... Read more »

Lavish 25th Anniversary & Renewal Ceremony

D. Williams PR Group had a busy but undeniably lavish 4th of July weekend as we managed three events for Bea & Eb Tayui who live in Chicagoland area but from Cameroon, Africa celebrating 25 years of marriage. Friday evening began at the Peninsula Hotel with a blessing renewal ceremony with a harpist playing as guests took their seats.  Guests... Read more »

EMERGE! Fashion Runway Show - NY Fashion week- Feb. 2013

EMERGE! Fashion Runway Show - NY Fashion week- Feb. 2013
Emerge! Fashion Runway show took place on February 12, 2013 during New York Fashion Week.  Each year Emerge! features the top emerging designers from around the globe and showcase them on a national stage to showcase their newest designs. This season’s elite designers included: – Bishme Cromartie: – Parul Aneja: – Bernice Morgan, Designersberg... Read more »

N'DIGO Hosts Business Shark Breakfast

Daymond John
N’Digo newspaper hosted Business Shark Breakfast II recently featuring business mogul Daymond John of ABC’s Shark Tank and creator of FUBU. Hermene Hartman conducted a one-on-one discussion with Daymond regarding tips on Branding and Business.  After the discussion – N’DIGO selected a group of business owners to present to the shark panel who gave informative... Read more »

The HistoryMakers tribute to Music Mogul Berry Gordy

I was honored recently to work as publicist for the HistoryMakers Tribute to Berry Gordy recently at Art Institute of Chicago.  The HistoryMakers welcomed and paid tribute to music icon Berry Gordy, Jr., founder of Motown Records, during An Evening with Berry Gordy on Saturday, November 17, 2012.  Award-winning journalist Gwen Ifill conducted the one-on-one interview that... Read more »

Emerge! Fashion Show New York Fashion Week

Emerge! Fashion show which took place recently during New York Fashion week on September 11th, has become one of the top emerging designer collective showcases during New York fashion week, showcasing the Spring 2013 Collections of an elite group of emerging designers from across the world. This season’s designer collective has already been called ‘one of the best... Read more »

Kentucky Derby - Isaac Murphy Image Awards

Beautiful Churchill Downs
Kentucky Derby took place on May 5th in Louisville, KY at the beautiful Churchill Downs.  The Kentucky Derby is America’s original, extravagant springtime sports party. While a horse race is at the heart of the spectacle, there are many intriguing aspects of the America’s Race – Hats, Fashion, Food and Fun! D. Williams PR Group... Read more »

Emerge! Fashion Show honoring Andre' Leon Talley

Emerge! host Chavis Aaron and Tracee Ellis Ross
Emerge! Fashion Runway Show took place on February 14th during New York Fashion week.  Emerge! is one of the top emerging designer showcases during fashion week, and features the collections of some of the most talented designers in the country.  My company D. Williams PR Group created and produces Emerge! which started just one year ago and... Read more »