Fly female entrepreneur and all around amazing lady, Mara Brock Akil, has teamed up with Olay to “Challenge What’s Possible.” As a loving wife, mother of two, Hollywood power broker, and Executive Producer of “The Game,” this woman rocks many hats but remains committed to her spirituality, grace, and humility. I had the pleasure of interviewing the gorgeous game changer earlier this year for Jones Magazine and can say from first hand experience that she’s truly a gem. Keep shining, Mara!
It’s that time of the year again! Time Magazine is shining light on leaders, artists, innovators, icons and heroes that are considered to be the most influential people in the world. Yes, the WORLD. I’m happy to announce that our very own fly female entrepreneur, the oh-so-lovely Mrs. Mara Brock Akil, is one of the nominees!
Don’t you just love it when life comes full circle? In 2009, I wrote a post titled “Missing Mara Brock Akil.” This year, I interviewed the fly female entrepreneur for Jones Magazine’s first ever “Best in Beauty” issue! She was absolutely FAB: cool as a fan, smart, sweet, confident and a shining example of how following your dreams leads to your best life
It’s game time, people! Are you ready? Yes, I know the Super Bowl is officially upon us but that’s not the game I’m referring to. I’m talking about the return of The Game, one of the most highly-anticipated sitcoms that will have viewers all over the country at the edge of their sofas dying to see what happens next. After enduring nearly a year of rumors and false hopes, fans of The Game got the news they’d been waiting for. The Game is coming back with the same cast, writers, producers, and directors on BET.
Yesterday afternoon I indulged in a Girlfriends marathon and had a “never miss what you’ve got ’till it’s gone” moment. With very few images of black women on television that truly resonate with me, I’m gaining an even deeper appreciation for the outstanding work of Mara Brock Akil. As creator and executive producer of CW’s