Tag Archives: Russell Simmons

QUOTE: Don Lemon

Our Inspirational quote this week is by Don Lemon.  It is not a single sentence or phrase.  But rather Don’s “open letter” response to Russell Simmons. Simmons and others criticized Lemon for a broadcast during which Lemon shared his “5 … Continue reading

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Russell Simmons and Trader Joe’s In Harlem

Grubstreet reports that the Hip-Hop Summit Action Network has approached Russell Simmons to launch an initiative to provide healthy food to New Yorkers living in the city’s food deserts.   The concept is to mimic Trader Joe’s business model and manufacture and … Continue reading

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QUOTE: Russell Simmons “cultural and creative”

“My experiences have been, from the beginning, cultural and creative.  And my business has been a way of exposing the culture, exposing the artists so that the world could hear and see them.” – Russell Simmons

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QUOTE: Russell Simmons

“Art is a way to express yourself and through that you can escape a bad situation.” – Russell Simmons

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Target roles out the red carpet in Spanish Harlem in honor of their first Manhattan store

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife The new Target located in Spanish Harlem-and scheduled to officially open on July 25-had their red carpet premiere on Tuesday, July 20 with celebrities, industry insiders and major players from the Harlem community in attendance. Marcus … Continue reading

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