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D.C.’s WPGC 95.5 FM presents the 12th Annual “For Sisters Only Expo”. The event will take at the Walter E Washington Convention Center on Saturday, November 5, 2011 (11AM to 8PM).  The extravaganza will feature women’s empowerment seminars, national recording artists, authors and leadership speakers, local politicians, virtual-reality based games, contests, games for the kids and so much more.

This year’s For Sisters Only will be one of the most exciting in the events’ history, with R&B artists BBD (Bell Biv DeVoe), Eric Benet, Estelle, Wale and more.  Also appearing at this year’s event Bravo Network’s Kandi Burrus from the Real Housewives of Atlanta, and VH1’s Tami Roman of Basketball Wives.

The Literary Café will feature literary talent such as Karyn Langhorne Folan, author of Don’t Bring Home A White Boy, Dr. Michelle, author of Where Do I Go From Here, Ralph Richard Banks, author of Is Marriage For White People and other notable authors will also be on hand.

The event will feature the following pavilions: Health, Beauty, For Brothers Only Sports Pavilion and Children’s Pavilion.

Throughout the day, empowerment seminars will be taking place,including a financial empowerment seminar,“A Purse of My Own,” hosted by Wealth Coach Debra Owens and Rapper/Actor David Banner; a career building seminar entitled “What’s Really Holding You Back?”; and a relationship seminar entitled “Mixing It Up: Dating Across the Color Lines,” just to name a few.

For more information go to: WPGC’s For Sisters Only 2011

WPGC Welcomes the 12th Annual Firefighters Holiday Party w/ Anji Corley

Date: Wednesday, Dec 15th,

Time: 6 pm-2 am

Location: LUX Lounge, 649 New York Ave NW – Washington, DC 20005

DJ Battle
Lavish Buffet
$20 Advance, More at Door

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To Purchase Tickets:
Mark – 202-439-8346;
Big Ty 202-903-7546;
Cliff 202-438-4987;
or Brian 301-343-1730

The annual FSO is BACK November 6th 11am-8pm at the Washington Convention Center!!!

TICKETS NOW ON SALE!!!!!

For Sisters Only ft Monica, Faith Evans, Donnell Jones, Marsha Ambrosius and Cali Swag District.

Saturday, November 6th
11am – 8pm
Washington Convention Center

Tickets on sale Friday, Oct 1st $10 advance ($15 at the door).
Purchase in advance online here

Tickets will be on sale at the WPGC Offices each Wednesday and Friday from 1pm-5pm starting October 6th. (Cash Only!)
Tickets are $10 in advance.

Offices are located at 4200 Parliament Place, Suite 300, Lanham, Maryland 20706

For Sisters Only is an upscale direct marketing event designed to attract Washington’s African-American females and their families. This one-day expo focuses on the needs, issues and lifestyles of today’s Women of Color. Consumers enjoy a jam-packed day with celebrities, musical performances, health screenings, seminars, business opportunities, product demonstrations, and shopping for the most up-to-date clothing, accessories, art, cosmetics, financial services, automobiles, and much more.

  • Corporate partners & community organizations
  • Countless local small business showcasing and sampling their products and services

YOU can be part of this year’s event!!

Contact Ivy Savoy-Smith at isavoy@wpgc955.com for more information on booth reservations.

We’ll see YOU at the Washington Convention Center!

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It’s BACK!!!

The annual For Sisters Only is BACK November 6th 11am-8pm at the Washington Convention Center!!!

For Sisters Only is an upscale direct marketing event designed to attract Washington’s African-American females and their families. This one-day expo focuses on the needs, issues and lifestyles of today’s Women of Color. Consumers enjoy a jam-packed day with celebrities, musical performances, health screenings, seminars, business opportunities, product demonstrations, and shopping for the most up-to-date clothing, accessories, art, cosmetics, financial services, automobiles, and much more.

  • Corporate partners & community organizations
  • Countless local small business showcasing and sampling their products and services

YOU can be part of this year’s event!!

Contact Ivy Savoy-Smith at  isavoy@wpgc955.com for more information on booth reservations.

Tickets go on sale Friday, Sept 3rd.  Artist lineup and additional information will be released closer to the on sale date.   Make plans now – Nov 6th!  We’ll see YOU at the Washington Convention Center!

Media Personality Anji Corley is back again this week as a guest host on CNN’s Headline News “Prime News hosted by Vinnie Politan” – Wed., September 15th around the 6:30 pm hour.

Anji first debuted on August 26th’s Prime News along side guests Bob Leonard (Blogger & Radio Host) and Janell Weinstein (Attorney).  Vinnie, Anji, Bob and Janell discussed topics ranging from the SeaWorld lawsuit to the Jersey Shore cast; from the rumors of Bristol Palin on Dancing with the Stars to the rumors of Jon Gosselin’s parenting book.

Less than a week later, Anji Corley was back in the Prime News hot seat on August 31st, with guests Judge David Young (Former Florida Circuit Court Judge) and Diana Falzone (Relationship Expert).   Vinnie, Anji, David and Diana conversed about the horrible video of a girl throwing puppies in a river, Lindsay Lohan, a Baltimore Cop brought up on charges, and a YouTube video that has been taking the internet by storm.

Tune in on Wednesday, September 15th around the 6:30 hour to Headline News (HLN) – set your DVR’s & TIVO’s, watch online or on your iPhone ….. Media Personality Anji Corley returns to HLN’s “PRIME NEWS” !  And be sure to Text 45688 Keyword: Prime during the show or join Prime News’ Facebook page and give some feedback – even participate in the discussion.  Clearly the HLN Prime News viewing audience agrees that we should see more of Anji on Prime News – she is simply awesome… Prime News must agree!

Anji Corley currently hosts her own mid-day show on WPGC from 10 am to 2 pm – Monday through Saturday and will be hosting a bevy of events this week, including “Black Fashion Focus 2010” and the “NCBW’S 26th Annual Awards Luncheon”.

Wednesday, September 15th during the 6:30 pm hour – Anji Corley will be a guest on Prime News with Vinnie Politan.  Watch “Prime News” live weeknights at 6 ET on HLN. Want to be on air? Call 1-877-TELL-HLN during the show and share your opinion!

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HLN’s Prime News host Vinnie Politan uses the day’s most powerful headlines as a starting point for diverse perspectives and spirited debate. In each show, Politan challenges newsmakers and experts to help viewers gain a clearer understanding of the “right vs. wrong” conflict playing out across the country every day.  “Prime News,” airs weeknights at 6 ET on HLN and the weekend edition airs Saturday and Sunday nights at 6 ET.

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Anji Corley brings her wit, charm, personality and professionalism to the airwaves at WPGC 95.5.  She came to D.C. from Pittsburgh’s WAMO 106.7, entered and won the “America’s Next Top Jock” contest as a part of the former Donnie Simpson Morning Show, and now hosts her own show during the afternoon drive.  A native of New York, Anji has been in media/radio for over 14 years, and has worked in Radio, Television, and Print Media in a variety of capacities including On-Air Personality, Promotions Director, Lifestyle Contributor & Producer, and Entertainment Reporter.  Named as one of Ebony Magazine’s “Super Sexy Singles” in the July/August 2009 issue; New Pittsburgh Courier’s Fab 40!: The Steel City’s rising young professionals under 40 & as Co-Host and Judge on the weekly NBC television show Gimme The Mike!, Anji Corley proves time and time again that giving back to the community and doing what you love is its own reward.  “Wherever the job is and wherever I’m called to be is where I’ll go. I just want to be happy and blessed with the opportunity to do what I love.  Let’s keep it moving and have some fun.” – Anji Corley.

On the move with Anji Corley!!  From 10 am to 2 pm, Anji Corley is on our radios – at work, in the car, at home, online – as she hosts the mid-day show on WPGC.  But when Anji is off the air – she is true to her nickname “the energizer bunny”.  Anji is currently the spokesperson for the Neediest Kids campaign; she recently hosted the main stage at National Night Out 2010 with DC’s Metropolitan Police Department; and will host/emcee the National Congress of Black Women’s 26th Annual Awards Luncheon on Sunday, September 19th.  Earlier this summer, Anji was the guest speaker at the 2010 Teens Count Summer Youth Employment Program; the 2010 DDOT (District Department of Transportation) Summer Interns; and last week, Anji served on the host committee for ReNew Orleans – a social consciousness event that remembered and honored the residents of the Gulf Coast on the 5 year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.  No matter what the endeavor, Anji brings a positive, uplifting spirit filled with a mission and a message.

Follow all things Anji: Anji’s Facebook Fan PageAnji on Twitter and Anji on WPGC.

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For media interviews & inquires; if you would like Anji Corley to speak at your organizations next event; serve on a Media/Entertainment Industry Panel; or emcee/host your next endeavor (concert, event, etc.) – contact Rachel Newman at Rae@MGSandbox.com.

Rachel J. Newman
Publicist for Anji Corley

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