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Women That Soar™ to salute the legacy of Women Who Are Soaring, during their Red Carpet Reception at Carolina Herrera BOUTIQUE In Beverly Hills
Los Angeles, CA (May 6, 2016) –Gina Grant, founder, CEO and creator of the “Women That Soar™” awards, together with world renowned fashion brand, CH Carolina Herrera will host a red carpet, champagne reception on May 18, 2016 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Carolina Herrera celebrated Beverly Hills boutique, to announce the list of remarkable women being honored at the eighth annual “Women That Soar” awards on November 13, 2016 in Dallas, Texas at the Hilton Anatole Hotel.
In addition to the May 18 reception, Women That Soar™ will host several pre-award show receptions sharing the movement to acknowledge the achievements of women from diverse social and racial backgrounds. “A big part of our mission is to tell compelling stories of women who have broken barriers and inspire us to soar, personally and professionally,” says Grant. Some of the celebrities currently confirmed to attend include reality TV star Rachelle Carson Begley (Ed Begley’s wife); producer Cindy Cowan; and GSN’s Vice President of Programming, Sara Auspitz, and Edyta Sliwinska from “Dancing with the Stars”, just to name a few/
“Many years ago, I realized there was a dire need to present women from all walks of life in a positive light and share their stories. We held our very first Women That Soar™ awards show in 2007. It was billed as a local gala honoring women throughout the nation and recognizing their oft-times daunting journeys to success and it’s grown tremendously since then,” said Grant.
Fast-forward nine years: The current Women That Soar™ award show is now the preeminent celebration of women and continues to be the only televised awards show in the region that showcases the accomplishments of a diverse group of internationally renowned, brilliant women.
The awards show is being produced by industry leading executives spearheaded by Elaine Parrish, former Sr. VP of Showtime, Sony and The Game Show Network Executive Producer and Katy Murphy Davis, former Sr. Supervising Producer of Oprah Show, And Creator of Oprah’s Angel Network. The producers promise to take the show to next level by delivering entertaining, thought provoking, inspirational content that will uplift and appeal to women from all walks of life. “The show will encourage women to share, bond and dream BIG, “promises Parrish.
“I am beyond grateful to have the addition of Elaine and Katy to our team. These two ladies have worked with the best of the best in the media and entertainment industry. It is time for an awards show that not only celebrates Black women, but celebrates ALL Women! Together we’re going to create a global brand and movement,” said Grant.
The “Women That Soar™” awards will tape on Sunday, November 13, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Dallas, Texas Hilton Anatole Hotel. The show will air December 10, 2016, in five markets: Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Atlanta and Miami via CBS networks. A portion of the net proceeds from events will go to The Memnosyne Institute, to help purchase computers for the institutes School Out Of A Box program.
About Women That Soar™:
Founded by Gina Grant, Women That Soar™ is a Dallas-based media and content development company, developed to produce inspiring and empowering content and stories that are relevant to women.
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Nadine Christine Hamdan
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