Tag: Ford


Above is my official recap video of this year’s Essence Festival, specifically my time at the convention center where a lot of the magic took place. Hope you enjoy and I’ll be sharing more experiences very soon from my time at Essence. Cheers, Vanessa All around the country this week, girlfriends are on FaceTime, in group texts and on the gram getting their plans together...

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Ford Trends 2016: Innovation, Andra Day and B&O Play lead the way.

September 2016 will mark the third anniversary of me attending the popular Ford Trends summit. From Detroit to San Francisco, each time I’m invited to be apart a collective of influencers who have a front row seat as Ford debuts their latest trends for the upcoming season. Each time, I walk away awe-inspired by the attention to detail that Ford puts in the overall experience....

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My IHeart FiestaLatina experience with JLO and Ford.

I was invited by Ford Motor Company to experience the first ever IHeart FiestaLatina concert here in Miami that brought out the biggest heavy-hitters and chart-toppers of the moment in Latin music. Stars like Jennifer Lopez, Prince Royce, Marco Antonio Solis, Fonseca, Becky G, Camila and event Headliner Pitbull, all graced the American Airlines arena stage for the special night! Ford was on hand for...

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BLOG: A look back at the 2015 Essence Festival.

Every summer, music lovers from all walks of life flock to the city of New Orleans for an awe-inspiring weekend of culture, music, worship and togetherness! The Essence Festival, which in its early years was known for bringing together urban music’s biggest stars, has now evolved into the place to be for 4th of July weekend. “New Orleans has now become synonymous with Essence and Essence...

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The Ford Trends conference San Francisco; jam packed with knowledge you can use!

“You don’t need to open a factory to change the world, you simply need to open a laptop” said Alexis Ohanian co-founder of Reddit.com. This self proclaimed rebel along with the several other tech giants and startups from around the country came together for one epic week in Silicon Valley and San Francisco all in the name of Ford. The Ford Trends conference attracts hundreds...

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Sensory Overload: California’s Bay Area and Wine Country- how you can get the most out of your visit.

How do you do Girlfriends Getaways? I recently took a trip to California’s Bay Area and Napa Valley with mom and friends in tow. We try our best to travel together at least once a year to new and unique places. I wanted to choose a place that offered up an eclectic food scene and one of a kind excursions all mixed with luxury accommodations....

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Somebody's gotta do it! Might as well be #VJMedia.

Clearly by now you know that I’m quite the car enthusiast! I love getting behind the wheel of a new vehicle to get the skinny on what’s new, what makes it unique and what readers like you would appreciate. This past week, I was invited by the team at Ford Motors to take a tour of Miami Beach in one of the most talked about...

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The Ford Focus; More Technology, More Style, and even more.

I always love getting behind a brand-new automobile to test it out for the first time. Although I’m only one person and I can’t drive them all at once, it’s great to be able to give YOU, my viewers, a taste of all the options that are out there if they are in the market for a new car. Last week I got  behind the...

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