In preparation for the Third AnnualÂ Black Girls Rock! Awards,Â celebrity DJ Beverly Bond hosted a private dinner for some of the most influential women of color in music, film, media, andÂ fashion. The location: Serge Becker’s newest restaurant Cafe Select. Â The guest list: Danyel Smith, Vibe Editor-in-Chief, Janell Snowden, VH-1 News host, stylist June Ambrose, powerhouse publicistÂ Marvet Britto, Fortune‘s Nadira Hira, actress Malinda Williams, Ebony‘s Editor-in-Chief Harriett Cole, journalist Michaela Angela Davis, Entertainment Weekly‘s Margeaux Watson and VH-1’s Porsche Thomas.
Whew!Â What an evening.Â
Check out a few photos from the event:
(courtesy of Stephen Knight)
Margeaux Watson & Malinda Williams
The Lovely Ladies!
Beverly Bond, Janell Snowden, June Ambrose & Harriett Cole
June Ambrose and Marvet Britto
The Third Annual Black Girls Rock! Awards will take place Sunday evening in New York City, hosted by Regina King.Â This year’s Award recipients will include Iman, Bethann Hardison, Pam Grier, Erykah Badu, Estelle and more. See you there!