AOL's BlackVoices Launches 'BV Power List' Blog.New Blog Features Weekly Picks of the Top Five Most Influential African-Americans
NEW YORK New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of -- BlackVoices, http://www.blackvoices.com, announced the launch of BV Power List, a new blog that provides men with tips on how to succeed at work, home and play in order to make their own power moves in their daily life. A key feature of the new blog, http://www.blackvoices.com/blogs/category/power-list, is the editors' weekly pick of the top five industry leading African-American influencers. The first BV Power List consists of Barack Obama, Tyra Banks Tyra Lynne Banks (born December 4, 1973) is an American supermodel, television personality and talk show hostess. She first emerged to prominence on the runways of Paris, Milan, London, Tokyo, and the U.S. , Tyler Perry, Magic Johnson “Earvin Johnson” redirects here. For the Milwaukee Bucks center, see Ervin Johnson.
Earvin Effay Johnson, Jr. (born August 14, 1959 in Lansing, Michigan), nicknamed Magic and Mellody Hobson. BlackVoices is the No. 1 online destination for African-American news, culture and community in terms of unique visitors, according to the September 2008 comScore Media Metrix report.
The BV Power List blog is supported by AOL's digital advertising business, Platform-A, http://www.platform-a.com, which will continue to offer relevant advertising opportunities in both display advertising as well as content-targeted links on the website.
"At a time when we could be electing our first African-American President, we felt it was important to bring attention to other influential people of color Noun 1. people of color - a race with skin pigmentation different from the white race (especially Blacks)
people of colour, colour, color
race - people who are believed to belong to the same genetic stock; "some biologists doubt that there are important from across America's most dynamic industries," said BlackVoices' Director Tariq Muhammad. "We feel our first five Power List members really represent the leadership within the black community."
Content on the site will include galleries of the past and present Power List movers, and readers will be able to create their own ranking of the weekly top five BV Power List candidates and see how their list compares to the most popular rankings.
AOL's BlackVoices, http://www.blackvoices.com, is the No. 1 online destination for African-American news, culture and community and has been for all of 20081. With more than 5 million unique visitors, according to the September 2008 comScore Media Metrix report, this service features original stories and programming areas including News, Sports, Work & Money, Lifestyle, Entertainment and Community, in addition to some of AOL's most popular blogs: Style Spotter, Entertainment Newswire, BV Buzz, Casually Obsessed ob·sess
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To preoccupy the mind of excessively.
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1 comScore Media Metrix, 2008