Archive for July 2010

'Entourage' Actors Ring The NYSE Closing Bell

Actors Kevin Connolly and Emmanuelle Chriqui visited the New York Stock Exchange to celebrate the seventh season of HBO’s hit comedy series ENTOURAGE which premiered on June 27th.  In season seven, Connolly and Chriqui play newly-engaged couple Eric Murphy and Sloan McQuiewick. The two had the chance to make some noise together and rang The... Read more »

Flair TV Interviews Rick Ross

Briahna Gatlin, of Swank Publishing, the super publicist has done it again! We just blogged about how great she is at her job (If you didn’t see the blog Click Here to check it out now) This time we had the pleasure of attending a Meet & Greet with Def Jam Recording Artist, Rick Ross. Briahna came... Read more »

Flair TV Interviews Keesha Sharp

Before we even arrived to the venue, we knew that this was going to be a good interview. We were confident that we were going to walk away happy. We just didn’t know we were going to walk away with a new best friend and big sister when we talked to Mrs. Keesha Sharp. If... Read more »

You know you're a bad publicist when...

A publicist is defined as a person who publicizes something, esp a press or publicity agent. Despite Webster’s interpretation, it seems majority of the people who hold the title lack a clear understanding of their role. As a working media outlet, we’ve worked with countless publicists over the years. Some were exceptional at their roles while... Read more »

Pass The damn baton already! Jeesh!

In track, a sprinter runs his course and then passes his baton to therunner waiting up ahead. If  the Baby Boomers could apply this sameprinciples to their respected industries, the world may be better preparedfor the future. The Movers and Shakers in the 50+ generation REFUSE topass the torch to  the new generation of rising... Read more »

Power Of Passion Stageplay Teaches A Good Lesson

Last night, we attended the Power of Passion play at Chicago’s Dusable Museum. It’s seems every seat in the auditorium was filled to see this vivid interpretation of the community’s turbulent streets through the eyes of relatable characters.  The story follows Pinky, a mother  of teen children and the girlfriend of an unfaithful man named... Read more »

Flair TV Interviews Teairra Mari

As Teairra made her way to the lobby of the Hilton Chicago, we were greeted by her petite frame and enormously energetic personality. She excused herself for her tardiness and proceeded with an explanation of why she was late. With us being females ourselves, we understood her dilemma and laughed at how finicky we women... Read more »