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Bragging Rights

Image result for 46th annual brag galaOct 20th, The Fashion Plug attended the 46th annual BRAG Scholarship and Awards Gala on Park Avenue here in New York City. The annual event recognizes the achievements of individuals in the fashion, retail and related industries who are aligned with BRAG’s mission. Which is to educate professionals, entrepreneurs and students of color for executive leadership. (more…)

Let’s BRAG about it

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On Thursday, I was invited to attend the B.R.A.G Annual Scholarship & Awards Gala at the Park Avenue Armory. Now some may not be familiar with the non-profit organization that stands for Black Retail Action Group (BRAG) that prepares and educates professionals, entrepreneurs and students of color for executive leadership in retail, fashion and related industries. The gala was heavily attended by CEOs, VPs and students all under the same roof supporting one another even myself a former BRAG scholar. I joined the organization the summer of 2006 and now nine years later I am covering it. Read below for the past and present experience of an alumni.

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