Tag: Industry Insider


Back at it again for my second round of #ThePlaybyPlay with Vanessa James. This time, I took the top down on the new 2016 Chevrolet Corvette StingRay Convertible and enjoyed the ride. Surprisingly, aside from the wild hair, this car was more manageable than I thought it would be. She drove like a dream and compared to other cars in the category where you tend...

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The new year means a new video platform for VJMedia. I’m taking my talents from the pen to a place that I’m truly comfortable (the camera), as I’ve created a new VideoSeries called: #ThePlaybyPlaywithVJ. This new video cast will be my take reviews of: cars, tech, events, and travel from a blog post to a video post where I bring you into the experience with...

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You may or may not have head the exciting news, BUT I’m taking my love for Carnival and the Carnival Culture global with a new digital project called “Carnival to the World”. It’ an exciting time for VJMedia along with my production partner SteadyImage Multimedia. Carnival to the World will take you inside some of the globes biggest, most colorful and culturally diverse carnivals to explore...

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The Career & Networking Fair at the N.U.L. Experience at the National Urban League Conference in Ft. Lauderdale on Thursday, July 30, 2015. Photo by Mikki K. Harris

How many times have you left an event and felt so inspired by the message that you literally run home to write all about what you learned? How many times have you walked away from an experience and remembered quotes and testimonies that you’ll take with you for a lifetime? This was the case for me at this year’s National Urban League #SaveOurCities conference in...

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Monster Products is known for their star studded brand synergies with celebs like Shaquille O’Neal, Meek Mill, ASAP Rocky and even UFC Champion Ronda Rousey, but this week the iconic music and lifestyle brand took things up a few notches with the announcement of their latest collaboration with famed soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo. The pair launched a collaboration premiering Ronaldo’s new headphones and audio accessories...

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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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I had the pleasure of sitting down with veteran radio programmer and colleague Skip Dillard of WBLS. After knowing each other for years, we finally connected as of late to share stories and insights on our radio runs and just how far we’ve come. Skip also shed incredible insight for upcoming talent on the rise on how to groom their skills  in this new wave...

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It’s finally THAT time! I’ve waited way too long to share with you what is truly second nature to me and that is the power of my voice. It ends today! I’ve proudly launched my Podcast Series “The Industry Insider” after getting continuous feedback from my network and community wanting to know tricks to the trade in Music & Lifestyle as well as VoiceOver. The...

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