Category Archives: India

Vibrent Health Chief Technology Officer Neeta Jain is Today’s Honoree

Neeta Jain, Chief Technology Officer of health technology company, Vibrent Health, knows firsthand what it’s like to overcome obstacles. Diagnosed with lupus in her 30s, Neeta quickly learned that when it comes to health care, one remedy does not work for … Continue reading

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Hampton University Alumnus and Founder of Mayvenn Diishan Imira is Today’s Honoree

My name is Diishan Imira, I am the founder and CEO of Mayvenn. I grew up watching hairstylists in my family run their businesses, and I noticed something… all of the hair products that our community was buying – we … Continue reading

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Author and Activist Ardre Orie is Today’s Honoree

Ardre Orie is a social activist, publisher, philanthropist, and author on a mission to give marginalized voices a platform to speak. She is the CEO of 13th & Joan Media and the founder of the 100 Seeds of Promise literary initiative. As a … Continue reading

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Refugee Pop Star Shab is Today’s Honoree

Music artist SHAB, whose indie pop music mixed with drops of Persian & Latin rhythms is the sound of a new voice via the disco ode to female wildness with lead-off single “Spell On Me.” Through her rhapsodic lyrics, this … Continue reading

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Project: Music Heals Us Founder Molly Carr is Today’s Honoree

Praised for her “ravishing sound” (the STRAD), “silken finesse with gritty vibrancy” (Gramophone), and “passionate talent with beautiful poise” (AVS), Violist MOLLY CARR enjoys a diverse musical career as recitalist, chamber musician, educator and artistic director. She has been the recipient of … Continue reading

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Author Megan Edwards is Today’s Honoree

About The Book: When a wildfire destroyed her home and worldly possessions in the hills above Los Angeles, it didn’t take Megan Edwards long to recognize an opportunity. It took her husband a little longer (“Give me five minutes to … Continue reading

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Author Dr. Myrah Brown Green is Today’s Honoree

About The Book: This new resource assembles 129 Black artists and their magnificent works, highlighting their important contributions to art worldwide. Beginning with the Brooklyn-based artists active during the Works Progress Administration years and continuing with artists approaching their prime … Continue reading

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Author Heidi Radkiewicz is Today’s Honoree

About The Book: Debut author, Army veteran, wife and mother Heidi Radkiewicz was never meant to be your average blushing bride. While she did spend her honeymoon amidst palm trees, they were not set in the backdrop of any tropical paradise, as … Continue reading

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Author Jvonne Hubbard is Today’s Honoree

Jvonne Hubbard has been many terrifying things: The daughter of a KKK Grand Dragon; a rightfully charged inmate, guilty of violence; a thief; an accomplice; a girl who knives other girls at school; a hateful and spiteful individual… She has … Continue reading

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Forefront Charity Founder Matthew Oh is Today’s Honoree

About Forefront Charity: Forefront Charity has a four-pillar approach to empowering future leaders. Empowerment starts with clean water, because without it, girls and women are spending up to six hours each day fetching water, instead of getting an education or … Continue reading

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