Monday, March 25, 2013

Inspired In New York Honors The Icon CYNDI LAUPER

An exciting evening honoring the legend Cyndi Lauper! 

Inspired In New York Honors
The Legendary Icon
Event Date: APRIL 15, 2013 in NYC

Grammy and Emmy award winning artist, CYNDI LAUPER (Composer and Lyricist) is being honored by INSPIRED IN NEW YORK on April 15, 2013 at Tian At The Riverbank in historic Harlem, NY.  Attendance is by INVITE ONLY.

For over twenty-five years, Cyndi Lauper has been dazzling—and surprising—her fans all over the world. A multi-talented artist and one of music’s most beloved icons, she has racked up global record sales of over 50 million (and 14 Grammy nominations) and has won countless awards, from a Grammy and an Emmy to numerous honors for her tireless activism to ensure equality for all and to bring an end to gay and transgender youth homelessness through her foundation, the True Colors Fund.

In celebration of Ms. Lauper’s Broadway debut of her new musical Kinky Boots which opens on Broadway at the Hirschfeld Theatre on April 4th, the title release of Cyndi Lauper: A Memoir, the debut reality television show ‘Still So Unusual’ on WE TV and her numerous years as an innovator and trendsetter in the arts, media and entertainment industries Cyndi Lauper will receive a Congressional proclamation from the honorable Congressman Charles Rangel and a city proclamations from Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer and Speaker of the New York City Council Christine Quinn.  
April 15th will be declared Cyndi Lauper Day in New York!

The crème de la crème of the entertainment industry will be in attendance to support and honor this legendary entertainer on her very special day.  

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Contributing Sponsors: CME Group, Promotional Pro Ent. and Global Network of Black Pride

Spring Is Here! Time to GET DOWN!!

Spring Is Here! You know what that means! The high school and college kids get that Spring fever.  Start shedding clothes and making a bee line for hot fun, sun and sand!  Time to GET DOWN!! Well, for us that means, keep pushing! The warmer the weather, the more GETTING DOWN.

Once again, we're ramping up for a new season.  Just started the new Spring 2013 semester interns!

First, meet Melissa.   Melissa Rodriguez is a senior at Brooklyn College, double majoring in psychology and creative writing.  Her passion is writing and blogging about fashion, art, talent, human awareness and more.   She also has a passion for science and her goal is to become a doctor one day and have some of her work published.  She feels fortunate very fortunate to have been selected in this internship from many who have applied previously.  Says Melissa, “I am very grateful and excited to get started this year.  I have taken an interest in the awareness of HIV/AIDS around the world. I have studied, read many articles from the past to now and I have written some blogs about my views. I have also participated in projects in the past to teach what is this STD and everything it has influenced.  I am just a normal girl who works hard in her studies, loves to write, works hard and appreciates the effort of others spreading knowledge to those most in need.” Well said Melissa! 
Welcome aboard!

Melissa Rodriguez

Meet Carlos Maximiliano  Brufau.  But you can call him "Maxi".  He's is a proud Spring 2013 GET DOWN Campaign intern.  Maxi attended Bloomfield College, played soccer and graphic design is his passion.  Carlos says “My special interested is creating graphically and also visually concepts that will express myself but also give you what GET DOWN needs.” 

Maxi Brufau

We can’t wait! Welcome!