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The Hype Magazine Publisher and CEO Jameelah Wilkerson receives 'Trailblazing' honors
The Hype Magazine is proud to announce that our Publisher and CEO Jameelah "Just Jay" Wilkerson will be honored at "The Trailblazer Awards" at the historic Madame Walker Theatre.
For it's inaugural event in 2015, the initial class of honorees included many distinguished people. Among those honored were Dr. Bobby Jones, Dr. Sybril Bennett, John Heidelberg, Nella Pearl Frierson, Hazel Joyner Smith, Connie Denell, Sharon Kay, Rosetta Miller Perry, Young Buck, Charles Howe, Jesse Johnson, Janiro Hawkins and Ron Wynn. A sign of how well the inaugural event went and the respect it already has earned was the fact almost all the honorees attended in person to receive their awards including Dr. Jones.
About "Just Jay"
For all those hip-hop lovers and rap music lovers, the CEO/Publisher of The Hype Magazine, Jameelah "Just Jay" Wilkerson has showcased her skills as a business professional, marketing consultant, web designer, graphic designer, and songwriter.
Although she's known for her Southern Entertainment Awards nomination for "Magazine Publication of the Year," Proclamation for the city of Atlanta, and the winner of "Magazine of the Year" at the SCM Awards 2015, her newest feather in her success hat is her growing songwriting career.
Jameelah began her magazine in 2002 at the tender age of 23 however her passion for music and songwriting did not reduce in all these years. The craze for songwriting has only grown in these times and has flourished in the form of the fantastic song "You Make Me Feel" written by her.
Over the years, Just Jay has expanded her legacy after the death of her mother, concentrating more on the business side to make her mother feel proud of her.
"Just Jay," born in Muncie, Indiana, has led her company with her expertise in multiple arenas. Not only as a marketing, PR, and graphic design firm, but also as a successful entertainment magazine owner focusing on music. She has excelled in every field she's entered. http://thehypemagazine.com
About Everything Underground Awards
Everything Underground, an Indianapolis-
"We are delighted to announce the nominations for the 2016 Trailblazer Awards, " says Lashell Daniels, Founder of Everything Underground. "We wanted to recognize those individuals in the Indianapolis area who have made a difference and paved paths for those who follow behind them. Congratulations to all the nominees. We look forward to giving you all the honor you deserve."
The Trailblazer Awards' purpose is to honor pioneers in the fields of sports, politics, philanthropy, entertainment and broadcasting located in Indianapolis and the surrounding area. There have been 18 honorees selected from the nominee total of 45. EU also revealed a charity drive they have chosen to support at this event.
Everything Underground (EU) was incorporated in Indianapolis, IN in 2013. It was originally founded in Nashville, TN as an organization designed to unite many contemporary movers and shakers operating under the mainstream radar. EU's platforms now offer networking opportunities, feature various members, and highlight key issues and pivotal companies.
2016 Trailblazer Announcement Sponsors includes: Sip & Share Wine providing wine tasting and Whiskey Wing N Things.
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