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Magic Johnson Enterprises Names Alexia Grevious Henderson As VP Of Strategic Partnerships And Marketing

Alexia Grevious Henderson has been promoted to Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Marketing at Magic Johnson Enterprises (MJE).

Samantha Dorisca

Jan 24, 2023

Amazon Music Names Industry Veteran Phylicia Fant As Head Of Music Industry Partnerships

Another day and another win for industry veteran Phylicia Fant! Amazon Music recently announced Fant will join the team as Head of Music Industry Partnerships. Under the newly created role, Phylicia Fant will be responsible for recognizing and managing strategic music partnerships in addition to cross-entertainment campaigns for the company, Variety reports. Fant will work at the company’s headquarters in Culver City and will report to the vice president of the music industry Ryan Redington. Prior to Fant being named the new Head of Music Industry Partnerships, she worked at Sony Music’s Columbia Records. During her time at the company, she worked alongside artists such as Lil Nas X, the Kid Laroi, Polo G, 24KGoldn, Joey Bada$$, Lil TJay, Leon Bridges, and Chloe X Halle. In addition, she also had a role at Warner Bros. Records for nearly eight years. She climbed her way to the top and worked alongside Prince, Andra Day, Jason Derulo, Gary Clark Jr., Drake’s OVO Sound, Gucci Mane,...

Samantha Dorisca

Mar 3, 2022

CapitalG, The Independent Growth Fund Of Google Parent Company Alphabet, Just Promoted These Leaders

CapitalG has promoted three Black leaders. The independent growth fund of Google parent company Alphabet — CapitalG — connects entrepreneurs with portfolio leaders to overcome the hurdles of scaling. “We are CapitalG, Alphabet’s independent growth fund. We invest in companies that have established product market fit and are ready to scale. To date, we have over $3 billion under management supporting businesses including CrowdStrike, Lyft and UiPath,” the company’s website states. As CapitalG looks to broaden its impact, nine leaders, including three diverse hires, have been promoted.

Samantha Dorisca

Feb 11, 2022

These Women Were Just Promoted at the Largest Black-Owned Social Justice Fundraising Firm

Bridge Philanthropic Consulting (BPC) — considered the largest full-service Black-owned social justice fundraising firm — has announced new promotions within the company including appointments of Dr. Tashion Macon and Prof. Jennifer Jiles to its staff. According to a press release, Dr. Macon — an award-winning Marcom Strategist and Culturalis — has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Marketing/Branding and Social Justice Strategy where she will utilize her wealth of knowledge in branding and marketing to lead this department. Additionally, Prof. Jiles — an award-winning integrated communications leader, writer, content editor, and producer — has moved up the ranks as the new Senior Vice President of Communications and Public Relations/Social Justice Strategy. “We are thrilled to advance the roles of these two outstanding leaders—BPC is poised for continued growth and market expansion—Dr. Macon and Jennifer Jiles both bring the commitment to quality, experience, and vision to...

Njera Perkins

Jan 26, 2021