Issuu on Google+

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Kwame Jackson, of “The Apprentice”, to Host a Star-Studded Event in Atlanta to promote his neckwear line “KRIMSON by Kwame”. ATLANTA, GA – June 15, 2009 – The city of Atlanta is a full of excitement, enthusiasm and most importantly opportunity. The highly sought Entrepreneur/Speaker/Author Kwame Jackson from Donald Trump’s hit show “The Apprentice” will be in Atlanta to promote his executive couture neckwear line “KRIMSON by Kwame”. He will also be making several appearances around the city to promote the event. The proud UNC Chapel Hill alum will be hosting a VIP Reception and Trunk Show on Wednesday, June 17th from 6-9pm at the Hotel Palomar. This event is a follow up to the very successful event which was held in Atlanta back on March 25th. Like the previous Trunk Show, this event will be attended by a lot of Atlanta’s top Taste Makers in Business, Entertainment, Politics, Sports, Private Sector and Civic Leaders. Some of the invited VIP guests are Mayor Shirley Franklin, Chief Richard Pennington, Pro Bowl NFL players, NBA All-Star players, Multi-Platinum/Grammy Award Winning artists, actors and other successful businessmen and businesswomen. Of course every great idea is just an idea without great people and resources behind them. Kwame and his business partner, Corwyn Thomas of Corwyn Apparel are very grateful to various sponsors who are lending their name and resources into producing this event. They range from Hotel Palomar, Xtra Pair of Hands LLC and YoungBlood Timepieces, Inc. The Hotel Palomar is Atlanta’s latest new jewel to the city. It is a premiere boutique hotel from the Kimpton Hotels and Restaurant family. They are very well known and loved for their artistically creative décor, which puts them in a category all to themselves from other traditional hotels. The theme of Hotel Palomar is “Art in Motion”. This event will serve as an excellent opportunity for a lot of Atlanta residents to see the property for the first time, since its grand opening recently. The Marketing and PR firm N-Vision Marketing Inc will once again produce the event and will head up the PR & Marketing for Kwame while he is in town. Kwame will be appearing on Good Day Atlanta on FOX5 at 8:00am on the morning of the event, as well as other interviews and appearances to promote the event. YoungBlood Timepieces, Inc is a first class watch company with class, style and distinction in its one of a kind design. The watches are sold at major retailers like Macy’s. “KRIMSON by Kwame” represents a certain sense of style, grace and success that are all represented by Kwame. The theme of the line is very simple. Each tie is named after various cities around the US and World, from Atlanta to Paris. The line has been fortunate to have a good following of celebrity trendsetters as clients, including Grammy Award Winner Ne-Yo, NBA World Champion Alonzo Mourning, Former NBA All-Star Allan Houston, 4X Olympic Gold Medalist Angelo Taylor and Washington DC Mayor Adrian Fenty to name a few.

About KRIMSON by Kwame Founded by Kwame Jackson after he received an overwhelming response from fans who would always compliment him on the ties he wore on “The Apprentice”. The executive couture neckwear line was named KRIMSON to pay homage to his fraternity Kappa Alpha Psi and his post-graduate alma mater Harvard. The C in Crimson has a K to add a twist to the name. The line has been welcomed with great reviews from fashion critics and consumers alike. It has even been featured on Oprah Winfrey’s infamous “O List” last year as a recommended Father’s Day gift in her “O” Magazine. The line is sold at a number of Flagship locations for department stores like Macy’s & Belks around the US. For more information go to www.krimsonbykwame.com.

About N-Vision Marketing Inc. N-Vision Marketing, Inc. is a Marketing & PR (public relations) firm for professional athletes, entertainers, celebrities, as well as businesses and not-for-profit organizations. They develop and implement creative and savvy marketing & PR strategies aimed at heightening the awareness of its client’s talents and marrying them with community involvement. They’ve booked their clients for interviews and/or appearances on such shows as The Tonight Show, ESPN, The Today Show, 106 & Park, etc. They’ve secured exposure for clients in publications such as Sports Illustrated, People Magazine, EBONY, ESPN the Magazine, VIBE, and others. They’ve secured endorsements and/or sponsorships from corporations like Proctor & Gamble, BMW, Reebok, Coke, Remy Martin & EA Sports to name a few.

PR Contact: Carlos Scott, N-Vision Marketing, Inc at 404-484-7306 or CScott@Nvisionmarketinginc.com


YB Timpeieces & Krimson by Kwame