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MILES AHEAD ENTERTAINMENT RECOGNIZED AS AN OUTSTANDING MINORITY BUSINESS ENTERPRISE BY THE CAPITAL REGION MINORITY SUPPLIER DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL
The global multicultural agency is one of three finalists for the Capital Region Minority Supplier Development Council’s 2015 Supplier of the Year, Class 1 Award
WASHINGTON, Oct. 19, 2015 – Developing and executing industry-recognized campaigns for clients such as Hyundai, Coca-Cola, Boost Mobile, McDonalds, Essence Communications, Wal- Mart and more, Miles Ahead Entertainment (MAE) has been named a finalist for the Capital Region Minority Supplier Development Council’s (CRMSDC) 2015 Supplier of the Year, Class 1 Award. The award is given to a minority business enterprise that has consistently shown superior performance standards in the delivery of products and services to clients. The award is one of the highest honors bestowed on a minority business in the nation.
“Since the day we opened our doors 25 years ago we have been members of the Council’s in Los Angeles, CA and New York/New Jersey regions. Our mission is to constantly strive to stay ‘miles ahead’ of current trends and only look to provide our clients with the best strategies possible, with the goal of creating advocates of their intended audience,” says Sheila Eldridge, president and CEO of Miles Ahead Entertainment & Broadcasting. “We are honored that the CRMSDC is recognizing our achievements in the industry, and we look forward to celebrating our nomination with our fellow finalists.”
Recent campaigns Miles Ahead Entertainment have overseen include Café Mocha Radio’s, the #1 syndicated radio show for women of color, Salute Her presented by Hyundai Tour and the newly-launched video subscription service, UNIFY the only premium online video streaming service providing TV and film entertainment geared towards the African-American audience.
“Having worked with MAE on many occasions, I can testify that the superb ideas the agency create does indeed support our bottomline. “From insightful thought-leadership to innovative strategies, MAE consistently delivers on what they promise.” says UNIFY founded by award- winning producer/director, Dr. Donahue Tuitt.
CRMSDC Chairman, Fred Lona, of Hilton Worldwide along with Baltimore Mayor, Stephanie Rawlings Blake, will be announcing the 2015 Supplier of the Year, Class 1 Award winner at the 34th annual Leaders and Legends Awards Ceremony and Gala being held October 28th at the Baltimore Hilton from 5:30-9:00 p.m.
ABOUT MILES AHEAD ENTERTAINMENT & BROADCASTING
Miles Ahead Entertainment (MAE) is a global multi-cultural agency specializing in lifestyle marketing, promotions, social media and public relations campaigns. With over 25 years of experience, we are strategic in our approach to creating campaigns that are focused on aggressively driving brand and business growth in the multi-cultural marketplace. MAE has implemented campaigns for corporations including Coca-Cola, Cumulus Media Networks, McDonalds, Toyota, Sprint, Reebok, United Healthcare, Boost Mobile, Burrell and Essence Communications etc. Other work includes the entertainment sector with entertainers Janet Jackson, En Vogue, New Edition, Angie Stone, Charlie Wilson and actors Idris Elba, Hosea Chanchez, comedian George Wallace. MAE’s work also extends to philanthropic foundations such as the Apollo Theater, Howard Theatre and Tom Joyner Foundation.