On April 29, 2017, the National Association of Black Female Executives in Music and Entertainment (NABFEME) Atlanta Chapter will host NABFEME University kicking off their first series of events slated for 2017 in effort to fund the organization’s scholarship fund. Taking place from 9:00am-4:00pm at Hands on Atlanta located at 600 Means St. Suite 210, Atlanta, GA 30318, NABFEME University will present leading executives in television, radio, film, PR, sports and business. Each track consists of 1-hour workshops geared towards preparing women with tactical strategies for career growth and how to respond to current trends in the entertainment industry.
Zina Brown, MBA, PM- NABFEME Atlanta Operation Manager says, “The women of NABFEME share a common goal to learn, educate and collaborate to deliver meaningful results. NABFEME makes a difference through five (5) areas of service – education, mentor ship, networking, sisterhood and faith; we invite interested parties to join us and become a part of that difference!”
The event is open to all women, men, students, seasoned professionals and anyone who has interest in the film/TV/radio/ and media technology. NABFEME University will prepare attendees to take their next steps in careers and business. This event was designed as Education 2.0 or 3.0 to get to the heart of what attendees will need to know to be successful. Ticket prices range from $25-$50.
Jennifer Nash, Event Producer and Board Member of NABFEME adds, “This opportunity is only available one time this year, so we hope that not only NABFEME members, but any women interested in entertainment will take advantage of this incredible event.”
Confirmed guest speakers to date include:
- Brett Dismuke – Producer of Being Mary Jane and Casting Director
- Ebony Steele – Radio Personality/Actress/Entrepreneur
- LaQuanda Plantt – Casting Director of ElleQCasting
- Reno Valentine – Stylist/Video Director and Assistant Director
- Dianne Ashford – Producer/Production Manager (Creed/Ride Along/The Gospel/No Good Deeds)
- Kevin Shine – CEO of the F.I.R.M. & Creator of Writing Sessions America
- Joyce Littel – V-103 Radio Personality
Vendor opportunities are now available. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional information about NABFEME University is available at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nabfeme-university-tickets-32728319284. Join the conversation by using hash tags #NABFEMEATL and #NABFEMEU2017.