Last night, beauty brand Carol’s Daughter was a proud sponsor of the 4th Annual WEEN Awards (Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network), a celebration of the outstanding accomplishments of women in various areas of business and philanthropy. Over 300 influencers gathered at New York’s Helen Mills event space to honor seven powerful women: Carol’s Daughter founder/CEO Lisa Price, hip-hop legend MC Lyte, financial expert Lynn Richardson, radio personality Angela Yee, recording artist Sevyn Streeter, fitness mogul Jeanette Jenkins and filmmaker/artist Vashtie Kola.
Hosted by WEEN co-founder Valeisha Butterfield-Jones and “ARISE Entertainment 360” co-host Shannon Lanier, the WEEN Awards featured VIP presenters Cheryl “Salt” James, Gary Dourdan, Sharon Carpenter, Karen Civil, Yandy Smith, Lil’ Mama, and Aeshia Branch. Attendees were treated to Carol’s Daughter samples, while sharing personal testimonials about the brand at the “Carol’s Daughter Experience Wall” hosted by reporter Eeshe White.
Lisa Price & Gary Dourdan
Additional guests included Monami Entertainment CEO Mona Scott-Young, REVOLT CEO Keith Clinkscales, celebrity stylist Ty Hunter, recording artist Justine Skye, singer/songwriter Bridget Kelly, NBA baller Dahntay Jones, singer/model Africa Miranda, tv personality Rashidah Ali and JUICY Magazine editor Paula Renfroe.
Rapper MC Lyte
Rapper Cheryl Salt James
Blogger Karen Civil
The Expecting reality star Yandy Smith
Celebrity Stylist and my boo Ty Hunter
Singer Sevyn Streeter
Reality Star/Model Africa Miranda
Singer Bridget Kelly
Lisa Price, Ty, Yandy
Photos: Stephen Knight