Tuesday, May 5, 2009

CNN's Soledad O'Brien To Host Upcoming AdColor Awards

The ADCOLOR® Awards - the marketing, advertising and media industries' premier celebration of diverse talent - will return for its third year on Sunday, October 4 at the Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa in Phoenix.

Hosted by award-winning CNN reporter Soledad O'Brien, the event will honor dozens of communications professionals and their unique accomplishments. This year's awards will be presented by Arnold Worldwide, CNN, Google, Microsoft Advertising, and Omnicom Group.

This awards show - which kicks off the Association of National Advertisers' Multicultural Marketing and Diversity Conference - so far has honored 35 individuals and 2 companies in six specific categories: Rising Star, Change Agent, Innovator, Legend, All-Star and MVP (Most Valuable Partnership). The event has drawn close to 1,000 attendees and has enjoyed broad financial support from the marketing, advertising and media communities.

Past "All-Star Honorees" include Russell Simmons of RUSH World Synergies and Earvin "Magic" Johnson, Jr. of Magic Johnson Enterprises.

For nomination or ticket information on the 2009 ADCOLOR Awards, visit www.adcolor.org or contact Michelle Newson at michelle@adcolor.org. Deadline for nominations is July, 17, 2009.

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