ESSENCE Announces Its 3rd Annual ‘Woke 100 List’

ESSENCE, the number one media, technology and commerce company serving Black women, announces the 3rd annual Woke 100 List—its salute to women of color challenging the status quo. Featured in its November “Woke” issue, this year’s list features 100 women who exemplify the true meaning of being change agents and power players and are inspiring… Continue reading ESSENCE Announces Its 3rd Annual ‘Woke 100 List’

Pepsi & ESSENCE Launch ‘She Got Now’

PepsiCo Beverages North America, in partnership with ESSENCE, introduced today “She Got Now” – a multi-tiered platform that celebrates, supports and honors young Black women aspiring to and attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) across the country. The platform launch will commence with a multi-campus tour honoring the homecoming traditions unique to four major… Continue reading Pepsi & ESSENCE Launch ‘She Got Now’

Diddy Covers Essence’s 49th Anniversary Issue

“Before this, I was a part-time father, you know? My family was always first, but there are countless times when I chose work over everything else. But every day I can hear her telling me to go and spend some time with the kids and make sure everybody’s all right, like she would do. I’m… Continue reading Diddy Covers Essence’s 49th Anniversary Issue

ESSENCE Announces ‘ESSENCE Girls United’

ESSENCE, the leading media, technology and commerce company serving Black women, debuts ESSENCE Girls United. This impactful new initiative is designed to inspire young Black women through a year-long mentorship program, as well as an interactive digital/social content hub that will convey the core principles of leadership and self-love. ESSENCE Girls United demonstrates the iconic… Continue reading ESSENCE Announces ‘ESSENCE Girls United’