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7/13/2005

 
SWIZZ BEATS AMONG THOSE TO BE HONORED BY NV MAGAZINE FOR THEIR LEADERSHIP IN BUSINESS

2005 MOTOR TREND CAR OF THE YEAR DESIGNER RALPH GILLES, HIP HOP IMPRESARIO SWIZZ BEATS, APPRENTICE STAR KWAME JACKSON, AND TEEN MILLIONAIRE FARRAH GRAY AMONG THOSE TO BE HONORED BY NV MAGAZINE FOR THEIR LEADERSHIP IN BUSINESS

NV Magazine-- Americas Leading Business Magazine For Urban Professionals, Entrepreneurs and Forward thinkers Hosts Star Studded Black Tie Gala To Be Held At The Waldorf Astoria On July 29th In New York City

New York, NY-- On July 29, 2005 NV (New Visions in Business) Magazine will host its third annual, black-tie awards gala, NV Awards 2K5, taking place at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel, 301 Park Avenue, Grand Ballroom, New York City, from 6:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. This years honorees include Ralph Gilles, designer of the hot-selling--Chrysler 300 sedan dubbed the most influential American car of the 21st century (Innovation Award); platinum hip hop producer, Swizz Beats (Entertainment Award); Farrah Gray, the remarkable teenager who went from public assistance to a million dollar net worth - by the age of fourteen (Vision Award); and Apprentice star Kwame Jackson whose 3.8 billion dollar real estate development project is changing the landscape of the nations capital (Entrepreneur Award).

Other honorees include celebrity public relations maven, Marvett Britto (Women In Business Award); Adrian E. Bracy, VP Finance, St. Louis Rams (Corporate Award); Tony Shellman, co-founder, Enyce (Fashion Award); Charles Tank Harris, CEO Athletic Business Management Inc.( Sports Award); Davin Wheels, originator of the continuous motion wheel (Technology Award); and Andrew T. Carr, the Executive Director of the Rainbow PU$H/Wall Street Project, an initiative of the Citizenship Education Fund, a non-profit organization founded by civil rights leader Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. (Civic/Community Award).

It will be a wonderful night of dinner, dancing and celebration as we honor some of America's finest urban professionals, entrepreneurs and forward thinkers, explains Kyle Donovan, CEO and Publisher of NV Magazine. The NV Awards 2K5, salutes urban professionals who have demonstrated strong leadership in business and have used their vision to achieve remarkable inroads within their industry.

Actor, Doug E. Doug (Shark Tale, Cosby Show, Cool Runnings) and Television Anchor, Kemberly Richardson of Eyewitness News Channel 7, will host this years gala, which promises even greater corporate support, media participation and industry networking. The gala begins with a VIP reception (for sponsors, media and honorees) and a silent auction of celebrity donations, followed by a banquet, the awards presentation, and then a networking social with surprise entertainment.

Sponsors for the NV Awards 2K5 include Absolut, Aetna, Daimler Chrysler, Nielsen Media, New York Life Insurance Company, Richard Moore Enterprises, BlackAmericaWeb.com, WanaBees Media and AICPA (American Institute of Certified Public Accountants). Tickets are $200 per person, with a portion of the proceeds going to the NV Scholarship Fund. For more information on NV Magazine or the NV Awards 2K5, you may visit their website at www.nvmagazine.com, or call Andrea Ferguson at 917-575-2282.

ABOUT NV MAGAZINE
NV Magazine grew out of a need for access to professional business information specifically targeting the young urban community. NV Magazine is a bi-monthly national urban business publication launched in 1999 to inform, inspire and entertain todays young visionaries. It is published by ENVY Publishing Group, an independent publishing company.

CONTACT: Andrea Ferguson
Ferguson Media
917-575-2282




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