Has been writing for Vocal since Feb. 2021 covering lifestyle fashion and entertainment
Mama "Nancy" Jones of Vh1 Love & Hip Hop - Breaking Barriers As She Produces Two New Shows Under Her Production Company
Nancy "Mama" Jones is a mother, businesswoman, youth advocate and mentor. Anyone who meets Nancy "Mama" Jones immediately recognizes that she is an unapologetic optimist, and a woman whose passion for her family and success is stamped on every page of her life. Born and raised in Manhattan, NY- from the streets of Harlem, this inspiring "real" woman has faced many challenges as a mother of six successful girls and mega rap star son Jim Jones to make it to where she is today. Nancy “Mama” Jones was inspired by the world of fashion since she was a child. She attended and graduated from The Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City with dreams of starting her own clothing line some day. She started her first Couture denim line, Gettoe Momz and Gettoe Paz was founded in the early 2000’ and became a popular underground fashion success. Shortly after, with the help from her celebrity son, Jim Jones, Mama Jones secured and financed her first national clothing line, Nostic. Nostic became an instant success in retail department stores across America and appeared in music videos, print ads, and magazines (Complex, The Source, Spanglish, and XXL).
An Exclusive Interview with Branding Tycoon's SCOTTY TOOFLY and Cali Jade -The Entertainment Industry's New Power Couple
Hailing from Roselle, New Jersey. Dominating Social media, Scotty Too Fly, was introduced to the music industry by his brother and popular fashion stylist, Dupie Fresh. That’s when Scotty got his start working in the fashion industry in 2013. A year later he was introduced to a well-known New Jersey DJ by the name of Drewski and the two have been making noise since. Collaborating on anything from songs to mixtapes and even hosting events. Scotty began his career as a producer, coordinator, and socialite within the underground and mainstream music scene. This is where he earned his alias Scotty Too Fly. Once receiving his first few clients Scotty realized that he wanted to be a full-time entrepreneur. So then he could achieve his new career goal of being a music executive. He then learned how to approach artists in a way that they felt comfortable. Those business relationships lead him to gain access to mainstream events in the entertainment industry.
The Backbone Of The Entertainment Industry Exclusive Interview with Branding Mogul Lucky Church
I sat down with global liaison, Lucky Church. Having worked with huge brands like the Grammy Awards, Fat Joe, Nike, Wu-Tang Clan, Team Jordan, BET, Universal Records, DJ Khaled, and many others, it’s safe to say that Lucky Church has made a name for himself as one of the behind-the-scenes, go-to guys in the entertainment industry. With over 20 years of PR , marketing and networking experience, he has become a super-connector, global liaison, and a pro at building meaningful sustainable relationships. Lucky, currently director of Client Relations and Social Media Management at Mungo Creative Group, is a man who cannot be defined by one single role. The Harlem/Bronx native wears many hats and has very recently partnered with Billy Porter, as his social media manager. He has a natural gift for building and cultivating relationships, and it shines through all that he does. Here's an exclusive look at how the international branding tycoon built his empire.
Growing up as an Icon An Exclusive Interview with Entertainment Prodigy River Mason Eromosele
River Mason Eromosele, is a famed actor and model. He is following in the steps of his mother, celebrity wardrobe stylist Pilar Scratch, and his aunt, Hip-Hop icon Rah Digga, as he stepped into the entertainment industry. He has made appearances on Nickelodeon for “Love Tribe Apparel,” Evil Lives Here on Investigation Discovery, John Legend’s Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas which debuted on ABC, Hustlers starring J. Lo & Cardi B, Durand Jones & The Indications video “Morning in America” debuting on Billboard, Laurie Berkner Band’s This Mountain which debuted on PBS Kids, Fox’s Dr. Oz, VH1’s Love & Hip Hop New York, and CBS’ The Good Fight. River has made cameo appearances in countless commercials for PWC For the Tribeca Film Festival, 10 percent Happier digital commercial, Love Pop Greeting Card, and the scholastic school commercial for Walmart.
Celebrity Stylist Andre Von Boozier on Becoming A Fashion Icon
Andre Von Boozier is an award-winning TV Personality, Celebrity Wardrobe Stylist and one half of the Twinpreneur duo The Von Boozier Twins. His journey in Hollywood began at the age of 14 years old and has afforded me to secure notable accolades in Film, Television and Fashion.He is most known for his appearances on the Dr. Oz Show, CBS Drama “Limitless”, GMA, The Real Housewives of New York City, and the Katie Couric Show. To date He has worked with the likes of Afro B, Stevie J, Mariah Lynn, Amara La Negra, Lil Mama, Melissa Morgan and more. Here's my exclusive conversation with the fashion extraordinaire.
From Cooperate Publicist to Content Influencer - Ifueko Igbinovia Her Success In Rebranding
Youtube and content creator, Ifueko Igbinovia was born and raised in the native state of New Jersey. She commenced her YouTube channel in March 2018. Previously, Ifueko worked for Universal Motown Records where she ventured into the entertainment world studying public relations for a vast quantity of celebrities. While working at Universal, Ifueko converted into a radio personality for Clubzone FM. As a seasoned celebrity publicist she began acquiring her own clients and thriving in brand and media building. Ifueko has built solid influential relationships through the entertainment industry. Being completely transparent and relatable she built her Youtube viewership through her organic talent. Ifueko's background sets the tone for who she is today and with her witty personality.
Celebrity Makeup Artist Nydia Figueroa On Creating Her Own Lane To Success
With over 12 years of experience, Nydia has made a name for herself starting off at the age of 18 as an artist for one of the biggest company names in the world at the time, MAC Cosmetics. She followed her dream, working for 5 time Emmy award winning makeup artist (The Today show, The View) EVE PEARL as her Global PRO Membership Director and Executive assistant. Eve was the reason she pursued the career of makeup over a decade ago. Nydia is also a Celebrity & Published makeup artist whose work has been featured on television, The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, FOX Television, NYFW, The Grammys, The Miss Universe Organization, Brides.com, NYLON, YAHOO, BYRDIE, The Harpers Bazaar, W Magazine more. She has also made television appearances on Telemundo and Dr.Oz