Meet the KOTB Insiders: Consulting, Advice & More
Builing your brand takes work. It's a journey. Instead of questioning yourself we are providing you with the opportunity to connect with a personal board of directors to guide you. You'll likely encounter obstacles that are inevitable along the way. We have experts available to answer your questions 24/7. Contact us at 1-888-407-0964, expert extensions listed below.
Expertise. Experience. Industry Insight. KOTB Insiders.
Everything: Keeper of the Brand
888-407-0964 ext. 1
Music/Video Consulting Line:
Prior to launching the Keeper of the Brand Marketing and Media Consulting Firm, LLC Donyshia served as Director of Marketing, Digital & Sales Solutions at Emmis Communications HOT 97 (WQHT), the Loud Digital Network and InCite New York Division, driving 360 Integrated Multi-Media campaigns, orchestrating promotions, digital/mobile/social media, branded entertainment content, business development, event production and community outreach. Her brand portfolio's include 98.7 Kiss Fm, 101.9 RXP, The New York Knicks, Madison Square Garden College Hoops and more.
888-407-0964 ext. 3
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Ralph McDaniels is a Living Music Legend. Music video director, DJ and VJ. He co-created and co-hosts the music video program Video Music Box, Associate Producer of motion picutre films and is a pioneer, and visonary. Video campaigns are complete when Ralph McDaniels is at the helm.
The legendary Chuck Chillout began his illustrious career on 98.7 Kiss-FM NY in 1982. Chuck Chillout was one of the first D.J.s to become world renown for launhing hip hop music on radio including playing Run-DMC, LL Cool J, Salt-N-Pepa and Slick Rick. Chuck’s affiliation with old and new school Hip-Hop and R&B has helped him land the title of one of today’s most sought after DJ’s. Most recently his participation in the Essence Music Festival & Cruise has escalated his career to new heights. When Chucks not on tour or spinning in a club you can catch him mixing on 107.5 WBLS, Desertstormradio.com or rapstaton.com.
Deneen Womack has schduled some of the best music playlist to hit airwaves on New York radio stations HOT 97 and WBLS. When it comes to music, music history and knowing what's a hit maker to get the party started you need the Womack factor. A humble soul that knows music inside and out from Hip Hop, Pop and Rock to Classical, Reggae, Country and R&B. She creates memorable playlist from top billboard charts spanning every decade and has an for the next hit.
Music Consulting Line:
888-407-0964 ext. 4
DJ Chuck Chillout
Music Consulting Line:
888-407-0964 ext. 5
The Finisher DJ Mister Cee.
DJ Mister Cee
888-407-0964 ext. 18
Music Consulting Line:
888-407-0964 ext. 8
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With over 20 years experience as a music business executive, Michael is an established Music Executive, writer and independent filmmaker. Previously, Michael has served as a key executive at Sony Music, Epic Records, Warner Brothers Records, J Records and Universal working closely in all aspects of strategic planning, marking, radio promotion, A&R, as well as media with an emphasis on broadening the artist’s airplay profile through radio and digital platforms. Throughout Michael’s twenty year tenure he has been instrumental in branding such artists as Chris Brown, Omarion, Rihanna, Alicia Keys, Usher, Jennifer Hudson, Lil Jon, Jamie Foxx, Lil Wayne, Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, Meek Millz, Pitbull, Sean Paul, Fantasia, Mario, Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross, Jennifer Lopez, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Janet Jackson and Luther Vandross amongst others.
A Kelly Kreations
with Angela Kelly
Make-Up Artisty Consulting Line:
888-407-0964 ext. 7
Angela “AK” Kelly is no ordinary makeup artist. Rather, she’s a skilled artisan who knows how to “make it happen” in the arena of beauty. Boosted by over 20 years of professional experience, AK consistently takes makeup artistry and personal enhancement to the next level by empowering heat-seeking urbanistas to tap into their own radiant inner beauty by always looking and feeling their absolute best. Through her beauty and image consulting firm, A. Kelly Kreations, AK brings an unwavering commitment and scrutinizing eye to every client who trustingly places her makeup needs in AK’s anointed hands. Her mission, be it for A-list celebrities or everyday women, is to craft flawless and elegant looks that bring out the inner diva that lurks within.
with Nika Corbett
30 Days of Positivity
Nika Corbett is an author, speaker, and an energetic teacher of Professional and Social-Media development. In 2012, she started the company, 30 Days of Positivity, A positive mind-set coaching firm that teaches individuals how to go after their goals and dreams. “30 Days of Positivity,” walks you through a 30 days of positive, mind-set shifting. She has touched the lives of many, and continues to inspire others to go after their dreams and achieve greatness.
with Nneka Carr
888-407-0964 ext. 15
Nneka Carr is a Wellness blogger whose topics focus on spas, retreats, healing, vitality, and overall healthy lifestyle practices. Nneka is a Yoga and Reiki practitioner and for over 25 years has been on a quest to find and share ways we can live our best lives.
Fashion Stylist and Personal Shopper
888-407-0964 ext. 10
As a former fashion buyer and Wilhelmina model an eye for fashion is in Dionne’s style DNA. Having a “good eye” she has always had a knack for helping people achieve their style and fashion best. As a personal style consultant or “fashion therapist” she assists her clients in discovering their own fashion DNA and what works best for their bodies, lifestyles, bridal and wedding attire. Dionne specializes in looks that are classic, chic, elegant and trendy with a modern edge. Through wardrobe consultations and closet edits she helps her clients make their own style statement.
888-407-0964 ext. 9
About Toddlewood® ToddleWood®, Toddlers in Hollywood, the brainchild of this New York photographer Tricia Messeroux, transforms everyday kids into superstar celebrities, iconic figures and historic legends…all captured in breathtaking photographs. As Creative Director and Senior Photographer of Big Eye Photography, Tricia leads a dynamic team of talented costume designers, gifted hair & makeup artists and a diligent production crew – all of whom play an important role in bringing these photographs to life. Celebrity looks range from young to old and classic to contemporary. Over 100 celebrities are depicted in Toddlewood’s® diverse portfolio including President Barack Obama & First Lady, Michelle Obama, Josephine Baker, Marilyn Monroe, Oprah Winfrey, Donald Trump, Audrey Hepburn, P. Diddy, J Lo, Destiny’s Child and so many others! Toddlewood began in 2008 with a simple yet unique idea and has now grown to be an international brand. Toddlewood receives continuous calls from Dublin, Australia, London, Columbia, Japan, China, Mexico just to name a few. Tricia and Toddlewood’s media exposure has been and continues to be of the top A-list media outlets in Television, On-line, Magazine ad Newpapers.
Cruise Planners-Sherry Destinations, an American Express Travel Representative, has a tremendous reputation for quality, service, and very competitive pricing for ALL of your travel needs. Cruise Planners travel advisors will help you discover exciting adventures around the world. From cruises to land tours and completely packaged vacations, we specialize in all types of travel and will create an unforgettable vacation just for you.
Digital Marketing and Engagement
888-407-0964 ext. 6
Alyssa is a social media pro who is constantly looking for upcoming trends and "what's hot" for Gen Y/millennial target audience, since she is a part of that group. She is able to come up with fresh, creative marketing strategies to help the clients gain recognition. Her creativity sparks up a conversation and allows the clients' target audiences to engage in whatever they have to offer, by using new and popular social media platforms and techniques.
888-407-0964 ext. 11
Fashions Trendsetter. A. Diamond is on the inside track from the runway to vintage finds. Alisia channels her learning from F.I.T in New York CIty and her muse Donetella Versace to bring you fashion tips from Classic, Rustic and Cutting Edge to Trendy and Romantic.
Master Makeup Artist and expert, Laura Beckerman. She looks at every face is a blank canvas and believes it’s the artist's job is to paint each individual into a masterpiece. Through the art of makeup, Laura combines the skill of contour, highlight, and shadow with fresh fashion-forward trends in cosmetics. With a natural hand for brush strokes and a keen eye for color, Laura creates more than just a pretty face; but a spectrum of beauty that carries an individual through all walks of life.