Entrepreneur, organizer, mentor and youth advocate; Lee Davis has dedicated his life to uplifting and empowering youth and families. Lee is a community developer as well as an activist responsible for introducing after-school/mentoring programs and also conducting gang interventions, in the city’s most distressed communities. As a member of the International Council for Urban Peace & Justice, Lee has helped organize national youth summits in Atlanta, Los Angeles and Kansas City. He is also a member of MADDADS (Men Against Destruction Defending Against Drugs& Social Dissorder) and co-founder of The Hip Hop Academy and WHHA (Hip Hop Academy radio), which are used as tools to educate youth and young adults about the facets of the music industry. Lee, [also a board member of the Kid Nation Foundation, and executive director of Turning Corners Youth Mentoring Association (501(c)(3)nonprofit)] is passionate about … Read More »
Keith Perrin is an accomplished, well-known entrepreneur who successfully introduced, FUBU the Collection, a game changing apparel brand that currently reports over $6 billion in retail sales to date. As Vice President and director of marketing Keith was the point person who placed FUBU in dozens of music videos, photo shoots, concerts, TV appearances and movies. His relationship with music artists and dozens of celebrities is on a first name, private access basis which has been the mainstay of FUBU’s strategy for years.
In his role he also was the point person dealing directly with key retail accounts that were FUBU’s primary sales outlets. He and his 3 partners realized extraordinary celebrity and literally changed the way business viewed the role of young multi-cultural entrepreneurs throughout America.
In recognition of Keith’s contributions to the fashion industry … Read More »