Beverly Johnson

Type: Person
Name: Beverly Johnson
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

8/23 Church news

Editor’s note: The Lufkin Daily News reserves the right to cut or edit submissions as needed. The deadline for submissions for Saturday is 4 p.m. Thursday. Submissions will not be printed more than two weeks before the date of the event. Send submissions ... [Published Lufkin Daily News - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

40-Year Legacy: Model-Mogul Beverly Johnson's Biggest Boss Moves

This August marks the 40th anniversary of model Beverly Johnson’s iconic 1974 Vogue cover that made her the first African American woman to grace the cover of the fashion bible. After being told by Eileen Fisher that she would never get the cover, Johnson ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

8/9 Church news

Editor’s note: The Lufkin Daily News reserves the right to cut or edit submissions as needed. The deadline for submissions for Saturday is 4 p.m. Thursday. Submissions will not be printed more than two weeks before the date of the event. Send submissions ... [Published Lufkin Daily News - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

Commissioners debate job description for new town administrator

—After Norwood Town Council began its meeting Monday, Mayor Beverly Johnson read a letter from Norwood resident Harold Thompson who voiced his concerns over the recently posted job description for town administrator.According to the letter, Thompson felt ... [Published Stanly News & Press - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

8/2 Church news

Editor’s note: The Lufkin Daily News reserves the right to cut or edit submissions as needed. The deadline for submissions for Saturday is 4 p.m. Thursday. Submissions will not be printed more than two weeks before the date of the event. Send submissions ... [Published Lufkin Daily News - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Catoosa and Walker obituaries for Friday, August 1, 2014

Julia C. Watkins Mitchell, 94, Chattanooga, Tenn.Julia C. Watkins Mitchell formerly of the Chattanooga and north Georgia areas, passed away on Monday, July 28, 2014, in an Atlanta, Georgia hospital. She was 94.A native of Cedar Grove, she owned and operated ... [Published Cat Walk Chatt - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 5 reports

Women’s Business Symposium Comes to Chicago

The Women’s Business Symposium stop in Chicago provides several hundred women business owners to hear from, get inspired by, and network with local business owners as well as nationally renown women business owners.WHO:Keynote – *Laurie Greiner, inventor, ... [Published Minyanville - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Weekendish: Lettuces, prosthetics and scissors

A collection of some of the best reads from the BBC News website this week, with an injection of your comments.When Beverly Johnson (pictured) achieved her dream and made it to the front cover for American Vogue in 1974, she was astonished to find that ... [Published BBC - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

The BOSS Network to host ‘Ladies That Lead: An Evening With Beverly Johnson’ in Chicago

8:16 AM EDTThis coming Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, The BOSS Network will host the kick off event in it’s celebration of five years of excellence in the development of women by honoring world famous “Modelpreneur” and CEO of BJE LLC, Beverly Johnson.The event, ... [Published RollingOut - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

American Vogue's first black cover girl

Model agents told her she'd never make it, hairdressers refused to touch her hair and Kodak didn't even make film that could cope with her skin tone, but somehow 40 years ago Beverly Johnson became the first black woman on the cover of American Vogue. ... [Published Austin American Statesman - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Beverly Johnson Recalls a Very Skeptical Newsstand Guy

The cover was historic. When the August 1974 issue of Vogue arrived with Beverly Johnson on the front, it marked the first time in the magazine’s history that an African-American model had been showcased in such a fashion.To mark the issue’s 40th-year ... [Published Media Bistro - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

News & Views Beverly Johnson on the Fashion Industry's Lack of Diversity

Fast-forward to 2014 and Johnson said there aren’t as many African-American models, hair stylists and makeup artists working to the degree they once were and there is a lack of women of color on certain runways during fashion week. “Sometimes we live ... [Published Ebony - Jul 30 2014]

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Johnson said that "sometimes we live in this very elitist bubble called the fashionfashion industry" and that "we have become really oblivious to what's going on in the world. I like to think that is the reason."

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8/23 Church news [Published Lufkin Daily News - Aug 23 2014]
Obituary for Edna C. Waalen [Published Savage Pacer - Aug 21 2014]
40-Year Legacy: Model-Mogul Beverly Johnson's B... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Aug 15 2014]
From Gold to Selfridge [Published Bet.com - Aug 14 2014]
The BOSS Network hosts annual Ladies That Lead ... [Published RollingOut - Aug 12 2014]
8/9 Church news [Published Lufkin Daily News - Aug 09 2014]
Commissioners debate job description for new to... [Published Stanly News & Press - Aug 09 2014]
Johnson Family Reunion [Published The Daily News - Aug 08 2014]
Fancy: Africans Spend More Than $7 Billion On F... [Published Chicago Defender - Aug 08 2014]
Beverly Johnson's 5 Real Life Networking Tips [Published Chicago Now - Aug 07 2014]
Meet Primetime’s Main Man, Mark Harmon [Published Bet.com - Aug 06 2014]
Jeffrey Osborne, Bell Biv DeVoe to Headline Bla... [Published PR Newswire: Entertainment & Media - Aug 04 2014]
Merchants uneasy, but mayor confident in Quincy... [Published Wicked Local Boston - Aug 02 2014]
8/2 Church news [Published Lufkin Daily News - Aug 02 2014]
Catoosa and Walker obituaries for Friday, Augus... [Published Cat Walk Chatt - Aug 01 2014]
Women’s Business Symposium Comes to Chicago [Published Minyanville - Aug 01 2014]
Women’s Business Symposium Comes to Chicago [Published EON Business - Aug 01 2014]
Women’s Business Symposium Comes to Chicago [Published EON Consumer - Aug 01 2014]
Women’s Business Symposium Comes to Chicago [Published Good Day Sacramento - Aug 01 2014]
Women’s Business Symposium Comes to Chicago [Published Business Wire Professional Services News - Aug 01 2014]
Weekendish: Lettuces, prosthetics and scissors [Published BBC - Aug 01 2014]
The BOSS Network to host ‘Ladies That Lead: An ... [Published RollingOut - Aug 01 2014]
American Vogue's first black cover girl [Published Austin American Statesman - Jul 31 2014]
Travis Winkey to Host National Modeling Competi... [Published Afro American Newspaper - Jul 31 2014]
American Vogue's first black cover girl [Published BBC - Jul 31 2014]
Beverly Johnson Recalls a Very Skeptical Newsst... [Published Media Bistro - Jul 30 2014]
News & Views Beverly Johnson on the Fashion Ind... [Published Ebony - Jul 30 2014]
Beverly Johnson Chats About Fashion and Iconic ... [Published Bet.com - Jul 29 2014]
Beverly Johnson on Her Historic Vogue Cover and... [Published Women's Wear Daily - Jul 29 2014]
Little Known Black History Fact: Willette Murph... [Published Black America Web - Jul 29 2014]
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Jeffrey Osborne, Bell Biv DeVoe to Headline Bla... [Published PR Newswire: Entertainment & Media - Aug 04 2014]
NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeffrey Osborne, Bell Biv DeVoe, Chris Spencer, Beverly Johnson, Anthony Anderson, the Doug Banks Radio Show and more will join 800 of the nation's top African American entrepreneurs, executives and professionals ...
Women’s Business Symposium Comes to Chicago [Published EON Business - Aug 01 2014]
--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--MEDIA ALERTWHAT: The Women’s Business Symposium stop in Chicago provides several hundred women business owners to hear from, get inspired by, and network with local business owners as well as nationally renown women business ...
Women’s Business Symposium Comes to Chicago [Published EON Consumer - Aug 01 2014]
--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--MEDIA ALERTWHAT: The Women’s Business Symposium stop in Chicago provides several hundred women business owners to hear from, get inspired by, and network with local business owners as well as nationally renown women business ...
Women’s Business Symposium Comes to Chicago [Published Business Wire Professional Services News - Aug 01 2014]
--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MEDIA ALERTWHAT: The Women’s Business Symposium stop in Chicago provides several hundred women business owners to hear from, get inspired by, and network with local business owners as well as nationally renown women business owners ...
Beverly Johnson on Her Historic Vogue Cover and... [Published Women's Wear Daily - Jul 29 2014]
On the eve of the 40th anniversary of becoming the first African-American woman to land a Vogue cover, Johnson remembers it like it was yesterday. Continue reading... Follow WWD on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook . ...
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