Contributor and global media and communications strategistGwendolyn Quinn and Antonice Jackson, President of the National Black Public Relations Society’s Washington, D.C. Chapter (BPRS-DC) kicked-off the 2017 series, “The Top 25 African American PR Millennials to Watch.” The series acknowledge and celebrate the contributions and accomplishments of young African American communications professionals in the world of public relations.

Quinn and Jackson launched the series of daily Q&A profiles on Monday, November 13th, with inaugural features on Antonice Jackson of Audacious Publicity and Management Group, Kristal Howard of Kroger’s, Alex R. Hill II of Humble Hill Public Relations Firm, Imani Pope-Johns of Influplexity, Candice Nicole of Candice Nicole Public Relations, and Alonda Thomas of TV One; and will continue through Wednesday, December 13th. Next year’s series is scheduled for September 2018.

Those profiled in the new series represent a wide range of industries, including corporate, government, politics, health care, non-profit, entertainment and lifestyle, sports, fashion, beauty, faith-based, and special events. The selections were based on the following criteria: top leader in his or her company or profession, influential in their industry and making positive contributions, forward thinkers, inspiring role models and mentors, and active in their communities and beyond. The series can be accessed via 

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