Media Roll Call was created by an experienced publicist Ms. Tam Lawrence, Lawrence is an ambitious woman who does not take no for the final answer. Lawrence has worked for several leading brands from NFL, NBA, to the Democratic National Convention during her tenure as an independent public relations partitioner. Lawrence has a long list of mass media programming she is currently involved in such as being a registered State Lobbyist in Wisconsin, representing minorities in media and senior protective services. In addition, Lawrence is the publisher/designer of Exposure Magazine a lifestyle publication reaching over 2.5 million with 86K loyal subscribers along being co/owner of Aart & Kinglsey Publishing Co. a printing press, and lastly operating Black Cision a podcast NOW! airing on iTune, Google Play and Exposure Magazine websites.
About Media Roll Call
Media Network: Starting at 6pm – 7:30pm
Influential women and men in Media, Entertainment, Entrepreneurship and Technology will gather for VIP networking, workshops, panels and mentor sessions with top industry executives, thought leaders and creatives.
Media Open Panel Discussion
- Irresponsible vs. Responsible Media Reporting
- Cultural Shockers in Media Today
- Diversity Inclusion in Media
- How can media support their local small businesses?
Ask an Expert..
This one hour panel discussion explores the qualities that make good entrepreneurs, such as self-discipline, confidence, creativity, determination, and healthy risk-taking, and how those qualities are just as useful in earning media attention. Participants will take part in interactive panel discussions and PR activities to identify where they fit on the entrepreneurial media spectrum and learn how to leverage those strengths.
“The Meet the Press workshop was so helpful. It allowed us to move beyond simply broadcasting information to actually relating with our customers.”
– Art Norman, NBC
“At first I was worried about my employees going madly off in all directions, but once I saw how much more creative and engaged they were, I was sold on the Media & PR workshop.”
– CEO, Exposure Magazine
Who’s on Media Roll Call Tour as of April 25th
All scheduled events below will start at 6:00 PM
April 29th 2019 at the Oakbrook, IL Microsoft Store MEDIA ROLL CALL welcome Tyra Martin, WGN News Producer
Tyra Martin selects the topics and book guests for the award winning public affairs show, seen nationally on WGN and WGN America.
May 2nd 2019 at the Schaumburg, IL Microsoft Store MEDIA ROLL CALL presents local media network and professionals from the Chicagoland area. Hosted by Tam Lawrence
May 16th 2019 at the 5th Avenue NYC Flagship Microsoft Store MEDIA ROLL CALL
African American Women in Cinema Film Festival President, Terra Renee has created outlets for female filmmakers of color for the past 17 years. “The main goal is to bring awareness of women of color filmmakers to the forefront and provide resources.
Melody Fox started her journey into entrepreneurship through independent publishing (in the late 90s)—with a commitment to present information that couldn’t be found in mainstream media outlets. Her coveted printed publications included: The Eye Opener (her first published newspaper which debuted at the 1997 Million Women’s March in Philadelphia and featured New York advertisers), The Black Track (a community newspaper), Special Supplements (an events guide), and Lyrical Times (the world’s first themed poetry newspaper).
President and CEO of ACE Media Corp. Andrea’s Communication focusing on broadcast,media sales, branding, and entertainment representation since 2003. ACE is a Certified, Minority-Owned Business Enterprise, specializing in branded content, promotions, and productions for television and feature film interstitials.
Roger Maloney is the founder of Ufront Media a news company whose focus is on interviewing media leaders from the world of advertising, technology social and traditional media. On the C Suite TV business channel Roger Maloney has the only show called The Spotlight that sheds light on Entrepreneurs of color and multicultural backgrounds.
Renita D. Young is a markets reporter on Bloomberg TV, the world’s most-watched business news network, where she helps market players make smart investment decisions