International Panel of Entertainment Leaders Discuss the State of the Industry During CACAF Star-Studded Virtual Event
By: Caribbean American Cultural Arts Foundation
This week's panel discussion is set to focus on the state of entertainment and will feature internationally recognized leaders in the industry. Telemundo Atlanta, General Manager, Ivan Shammas, will moderate the discussion that includes panelists; Sharon Burke, President of The Solid Agency, Chaka Zulu, Head of Artist & Talent Relations, Spotify, Karyn Kotler, Senior Director of Sales & Special Events, Live Nation, Carla Parris, Entertainment & Sports Attorney and Cardellia Hunter, Co-Director of Operations & Productions, Atlanta Mayor's Office of Film & Entertainment.
The entertainment concert series will include performances from reggae music Headliner, Pressure, a special guest performance from season one X-Factor Winner, Melanie Amaro, plus the premiere of brand new music from reggae hit maker and Jamaican Artist, Dre Island. Viewers will also experience an electric strings performance by Wadadli Strings, and a special tribute to legendary reggae music Producer, Bobby Digital by Mix Master DJ DSA. Famed hip-hop producer DJ Khaled to present a special message and Atlanta-based Haitian-American filmmaker, Jah Jean-Noel, of Dream Imagination Studios to present the film short, Corona Chronicles.
The virtual series also coincides with an outreach campaign that prepared and donated warm authentic Caribbean meals to Grady Hospital and Emory University Hospital Midtown in Atlanta. Doctors and nurses enjoyed delicious meals from Caribbean eatery Tassa Roti in Marietta, GA, which met all CDC food preparation guidelines. CACAF also donated handmade lanterns made by students from Michael R. Hollis Innovation Academy in Atlanta who wanted to thank healthcare workers for their sacrifice and hard work.
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