Beverly Bond to be 2014 Summer Institute Keynote Speaker
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Beverly Bond, Founder and Executive Director of BLACK GIRLS ROCK! will be the keynote speaker at the 2014 Summer Institute conference in North Charleston, June 11-13.
Bond is a trailblazer in the music, entertainment and social entrepreneurship industries. She is a celebrated DJ and has had clients such as Alicia Keys, Sarah Jessica Parker, Jay Z, and many more.
In 2006, Bond founded BLACK GIRLS ROCK!, a youth empowerment mentoring organization. She later partnered with BET and was the executive producer of a televised awards show, sharing the talents of these young women with the rest of the world.
EBONY magazine recognized Bond as one of their "Most Influential Blacks In America" for five consecutive years.