Caribpress attends Brag’s Annual Gala

The organization prepares and educates professionals, entrepreneurs and students of color for executive leadership in roles in retail, fashion and related industries.

Caribpress was in attendance at their 48th Annual Scholarship and Awards Gala held Friday at the Edison Ballroom in New York City.

The annual gala is the organization’s marquee event, which, to date, has helped Brag award over $1million in scholarship to high potential students of color who have achieved academic success and demonstrated a need for financial resources.

Honorees included Bloomingdale’s Vice President of Integrated Marketing Kevin Harter, LIM College President Elizabeth Marcuse, and Balmain’s US Managing DirectorShawn Pean.

Emcee’d by television personality Miss. J Alexander, the event was also attended by Page Six’s Bevy Smith, HBO executive Dennis Williams, Ashley Stewart President & CMO Kristen Gaskins, legendary stylists Freddie Leibaand Memsor Kamarake, model Brent Zachary and Saks Fifth Avenue VP of Men’s Luxury Collections Shawn Howell, just to name a few.

The event included live entertainment by NY-based Honey & Vinyl, a silent auction, and a four-course dinner.

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