WVON 50th anniversary

This year I was honored to go to the 50th Anniversary of WVON! How amazing! The historic program featured top personalities who shared the WVON Story and featured a performance by Grammy Award winning R&B Artist, Toni Braxton. Many came out to celebrate the city’s pre-eminent African-American radio station marking its 50th anniversary.

“This is an absolutely incredible night,” said WVON President Melody Spann Cooper. “It’s spectacular. It brings tears to my eyes.”

The star-studded gala was a veritable who’s who of Chicago’s African American community, as well as its entertainers, and politicians. And yay me! I was there!


Me with Chef Judson Allen from Food Network Star!

This past Thursday I was gifted to Attend an event at Venue One by Uptown Magazine and Buick partnering to present the top chefs in many parts of the US! Chef Cliff Rome for was selected by Buick and UPTOWN Magazine as one of Chicago’s Top Chefs! The night was celebrated by a group of amazing people from Buick, WVON, Uptown Magazine and more! It was a

Leonard Burnett of Vibe / Uptown Magazine announced that these events will be travelling to various parts of the country to highlight great chefs! On projectors around the room there were demos of Chef Rome cooking some of his great dishes. And if watching the demo made your mouth water too much, you were able to taste some of his amazing creations throughout

Chef’s Lobster Lasagna!

the night. Buick also had a preview of two 2013 cars that had not hit the market yet… Can you say exclusive?

This was an evening of musical entertainment, great drinks sponsored by ciroc and yummy food by Chef Cliff Rome, what more can one ask for?

To view more pictures of the event check out the Impresario Radio Facebook Page