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Star Jones Appointed President of Women Association

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Star Jones Appointed President of Women Association

The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) has announced the appointment of Star Jones as President of the professional women’s networking organization effective June, 2014. Ms. Jones, who is best known as an Emmy Award-nominated TV host, attorney, best-selling author and former New York City homicide prosecutor, has served as Chief Development Officer and National [...]

Meet the Divergent Series Author Veronica Roth

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Meet the Divergent Series Author Veronica Roth

With more than 22 million copies sold worldwide, the Divergent trilogy has become a major pop culture phenomenon that was propelled even further into the zeitgeist by the recent release of the Divergent film starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James, and Academy Award-winner Kate Winslet which debuted on March 21 and has grossed over $265 million [...]

Taylor Swift’s Gift Brings Music Therapy to Teens

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Taylor Swift’s Gift Brings Music Therapy to Teens

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) announced a $50,000 gift from seven-time Grammy winner Taylor Swift, which will be used to create specialized programming for teens with cancer treated at CHOP’s Cancer Center. The first initiative will be to establish a high-tech music therapy cart for teens to create and produce their own music while [...]

Jennifer Lopez Launches Center for Healthy Childhood

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Jennifer Lopez Launches Center for Healthy Childhood

Jennifer and Lynda Lopez, co-founders of the Lopez Family Foundation, and Montefiore Health System launched Sunday the Center for a Healthy Childhood at Montefiore’s Community Health Fair. The new initiative between the Lopez Family Foundation and Montefiore aims to promote healthy living through community health programming, positive messages to raise children’s self-image and a healthy [...]

Summer in the Urban Jungle with Supermodel Adriana Lima

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Summer in the Urban Jungle with Supermodel Adriana Lima

Amazonia Beverages is bringing the sizzle of the Amazon rainforest to the heart of New York City, commencing with Amazon-inspired #UrbanJungle workout. It is followed by a campaign kick-off party on Saturday, May 31– both hosted by brand spokesperson and Brazilian supermodel Adriana Lima. The brand will also be hitting a high note as the [...]

Actress Selena Gomez Visits Nepal to Meet Children

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Actress Selena Gomez Visits Nepal to Meet Children

“This visit to Nepal was extraordinarily powerful—at times, devastating and heartbreaking, but also incredibly inspiring,” said Selena Gomez. “I’m so proud to serve as a UNICEF Ambassador and be part of a greater movement to help the world’s children.” During her trip, Gomez visited the child-friendly Satbariya Rapti Secondary School, supported by UNICEF, that has [...]

Pandora Partners with Country Music Artist Kellie Pickler

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Pandora Partners with Country Music Artist Kellie Pickler

Pandora Jewelry, one of the world’s top jewelry brands, has announced a partnership with country music artist and television personality, Kellie Pickler. The prolific entertainer, who first gained fame on FOX’s “American Idol” before releasing four albums (including her most recent, the critically-acclaimed The Woman I Am) and winning ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars,” will [...]

Actress Jessica Alba Stars in Crack Life Open

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Actress Jessica Alba Stars in Crack Life Open

Starting this week, the celebrated actress, bestselling author and entrepreneur will be featured in a new campaign including Zico print, out-of-home (OOH) and digital advertising across the U.S. Zico Premium Coconut Water company Zico Beverages has announced that Jessica Alba will serve as brand ambassador for its new Crack Life Open national brand campaign. “Crack [...]

TV Star Melissa Gorga Struts the Red Carpet Just for Pets

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TV Star Melissa Gorga Struts the Red Carpet Just for Pets

American reality television star and singer Melissa Gorga struts the red carpet at the Animal Fair Paws for Style Event sponsored by Adams Pet Care. More than $60,000 was raised for the Humane Society of New York. It was announced today, May 21. For more information, visit www.smarterpetcare.com

Kathy Ireland Is Now an Ambassador for Young Women

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Kathy Ireland Is Now an Ambassador for Young Women

Kathy Ireland, an American model, actress, and entrepreneur, is a supermodel best known for appearing in 13 consecutive Sports Illustrated swimsuit issues. Now, YWCA Greater Los Angeles has introduced Kathy Ireland as its first Ambassador to support its many program and advocacy efforts. “Kathy is a hero, and now she is our ambassador,” said YWCA [...]

Meet the 50 Most Beautiful Hispanic Celebrities

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Meet the 50 Most Beautiful Hispanic Celebrities

The annual People en Espanol “50 Most Beautiful” issue, on sale now, features the hottest and freshest faces in Hispanic entertainment. Spanning the most popular names in music, TV, film and telenovelas, this year’s Bellos were showcased in fun and daring shoots inspired in various circus, fair, masquerade and carnival settings. The cover features 10 [...]

“Slumdog Millionaire” Actor Dev Patel Launches “Pure Earth” Campaign

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“Slumdog Millionaire” Actor Dev Patel Launches “Pure Earth” Campaign

Actor / activist Dev Patel (Slumdog Millionaire, The Newsroom, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel) has launched Pure Earth. It is a new campaign with nonprofit partner Blacksmith Institute aimed at raising awareness of the threat toxic pollution poses to poor children living in some of the world’s worst polluted places. Patel unveiled the new effort [...]