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Shanti Das, The Hip-Hop Professional gives keynote to YPs at Natl Urban League Convention

August 1, 2014 No Comments
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July 31, 2014 Last week The National Urban League (http://nul.iamempowered.com/) held their national convention in Cincinnati, OH. On Thursday, the Young Professionals luncheon was held and Shanti Das, The Hip-Hop Professional gave the keynote speech. Das’ speech entitled hashatg #NoRegrets urged the young professionals to take their good and bad experiences and learn from them. …

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Kamp Kizzy features book, The Hip-Hop Professional 2.0

July 23, 2014 No Comments
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July 22, 2014 On July 11th Keisha Knight Pulliam’s Kamp Kizzy for girls featured the book, The Hip-Hop Professional 2.0. Over 100 girls got to take the book home. Author Shanti Das was on hand to speak to the girls providing encouragement and empowering them to be great. Kamp Kizzy Foundation is a wonderful organization …

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Shanti Das, The Hip-Hop Professional at Essence Music Fest!

July 15, 2014 No Comments
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July 15, 2014 Special thanks to Tracey Jennings for choosing Shanti Das, The Hip-Hop Professional to moderate the “When Did You Fall In Love With Hip-Hop” panel for Walmart at the 20th Essence Festival in New Orleans! Featured panelists included: Doug E Fresh, MC Lyte, D-Nice, Monie Love and David Banner! It was a fun …

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Shanti Das featured as a local American Icon from Macy’s

July 8, 2014 No Comments
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Macy’s is wrapping up their American Icons campaign and Shanti Das was featured as a local American Icon with Macy’s at Lenox Square in Atlanta. The event featured other accomplished individuals: Jose A Marques-Leon, Captain Keri McGregor, Karmetria Dunham Burton and Dane’sha Nicole.   Special thanks to Julia Johnson and Tamara Ray from Macy’s for …

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The Hip-Hop Professional and others talk Music & Sneaker Culture on Revolt TV!

June 27, 2014 No Comments
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June 27, 2014 The Hip-Hop Professional along with other industry insiders and influencers weighed in for the State of the Music segment on Revolt TV on Thursday. They discussed the impact of musicians on the sneaker culture. For more info check out the link here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cB-cR_veNMo&feature=share  

Shanti Das on SoulTrain.com

June 18, 2014 No Comments
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June 18, 2014 Q&A: Shanti Das—Be Kind, Rewind: http://soultrain.com/2014/05/23/qa-shanti-das-kind-rewind/  

The Hip-Hop Professional in Dallas, Texas!

June 17, 2014 No Comments
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June 16, 2014 Last week Shanti Das, The Hip-Hop Professional was in Dallas, Texas for the Steve and Marjorie Harvey Foundation Mentoring Camp (http://smharveyfoundation.org). She spoke on Wednesday at the Entrepreneurial panel: “Money, Power and Respect” to the moms. Fellow panelists included Sheri Riley (Exponential Loving) and Patrice Washington (Real Money Answers). It was an …

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The Hip-Hop Professional Shanti Das, quoted in NY Post article – Outkast

June 3, 2014 No Comments
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June 03, 2014 Outkasts with something to prove… (by Keith Murphy) http://nypost.com/2014/06/01/outkasts-with-something-to-prove/  

Shanti Das, the hip-hop professional, relaunches book…via Rolling Out

May 18, 2014 No Comments
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May 18, 2014 http://rollingout.com/business/marketing-branding/shanti-das-hip-hop-professional-relaunches-book-gives-tips-aspiring-entrepreneurs/#_  

Shanti Das on Essence.com for Road to Essence Atlanta

May 6, 2014 No Comments
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May 06, 2014 http://photos.essence.com/galleries/road-essence-festival-atlanta#485791_485761