The Unleash Your Inner Boss Panel Discussion & Networking Event will capture the essence of being a millennial in the workplace, how to overcome boundaries, and how to unleash fear while rising to the top.
Our panelists are some of the best media professionals in the industry.
Shirea L. Carroll is a culture critic, webisode producer, and online editor. She has held positions writing for VIBE, Essence, AOL, The Root, and Juicy Magazine. She is currently a Video Content Producer at VH1 interviewing, producing, and directing today’s biggest celebs, and covering reality TV’s most discussed moments. She is also the creator and host of the increasingly popular comedic web series Reality Decomposed. Shirea is passionate about guiding young professionals towards their dreams and wants to inspire them to never give up on their passion.
Shirlyn Cesar is a Rutgers University graduate with a Bachelors degree in Communications. She also holds a Master’s degree in Television, Radio, and Film from Syracuse University. She currently works on the show ‘Shades of Blue’ on NBC, assistant producing the various unique needs for the show’s production. She has previously worked on ‘Blue Bloods,’ AMC’s ‘Mad Men,’ and ‘Daredevil.’ Shirlyn is passionate about the creation and development of television that reflects who she is.
Alyssa Wilson is a graduate of New York University’s prestigious Tisch School of the Arts where she studied film and television production. She currently works as a production management coordinator for Viacom’s Music and Entertainment group where she assists with the execution of several Comedy Central’s web series and short form content. She has been active in all facets of storytelling whether it be through writing, directing, acting or producing. Alyssa is passionate about creating meaningful stories that will unite, uplift, and educate the black community through documentary filmmaking and narrative storytelling.
Robin Toussaint is a St. John’s University graduate with a degree in Public Relations. She found her career in the digital world by following her passion in digital media and fashion blogging. She is currently an Advertising Operations Coordinator at Discovery Communications handling all of the advertising needs for the prestigious networks TLC, Animal Planet, and OWN. Robin is passionate about creating an app that will combine her two passions of digital media and fashion.
Lakia Young is the founder of Chaotic Critic and is the co-sponsor of the panel discussion event. Chaotic Critic is a platform that helps those act on their passions and find unique systems to crush the chaos in their daily lives. Lakia is a planner extraordinaire and goes above and beyond to ensure young professionals and new bloggers have an efficient way to organize their daily chaotic lives. She holds a B.A. in Broadcast Journalism from Bloomfield College along with an MBA in Marketing from Ashford University. You can follow them on Instagram at @chaoticcritic.
RSVP & get your ticket today!! All proceeds will go to the Unleash Yourself Scholarship foundation which will help a college student in need of financial support.
- Saturday, June 11, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM (EDT)
- Just Jake’s – 30 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042