Women’s Empowerment 2017 with Keynote Speaker Taraji P. Henson

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It’s that time of year again, ladies! The Women’s Empowerment event  is scheduled to kickoff this weekend. Don’t miss out on unforgettable performances by Bobby Brown, Doug E. Fresh, CeCe Winans, K. Michelle, Lecrae, Hezekiah Walker, 112, Kountry Wayne, Jermaine Dolly, and Taylor Girlz.  The Keynote speaker for this year is Academy Award Nominee Taraji P. Henson.  Actress Vivica A. Fox will also be appearing at the event as a special guest.

Via Foxy NC website:

Event Schedule

**Schedule Is Subject To Change**

10:30am – Doors Open

10:50am – Welcome

10:55am – 919 Radio Artist

11:00am – The Teachers Forum – Building a Lasting Empire: Darlene McCoy, Katie Gailes, Priscilla Awkard, Tina Moore Brown and Moderated by Melissa Wade & DeJuan Hoggard

11:35am – National Recording Artist – Lecrae

12:00pm – Wells Fargo – Denise S. Bennett, Raleigh Market President Business Sales and Strategy

12:10pm – National Recording Artist – Jermaine Dolly

12:25pm – Fashion Show by Azani Couture

12:55pm – Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina – Darrell Allison, President

1:05pm – Special Guest – Vivica A. Fox

1:20pm – National Recording Artist – Hezekiah Walker

2:00pm – Keynote Address – Taraji P. Henson

3:00pm – Local McDonald’s Owners – Deborah Holder and Linda Reid

3:10pm – National Recording Artist – The Taylor Girlz

3:20pm – Recording Artist – Dre Murro

3:30pm – National Comedian – Kountry Wayne

3:55pm – National Recording Artist – CeCe Winans

4:25pm – Reaching America – Derrick Hollie, President, and Willie Moore Jr.

4:40pm – Black Men Revealed – 112, Bishop Charles Mellette, Bobby Brown, Darrell Allison, Willie Moore Jr., and Moderated by Darrin Henson

5:10pm – DJ Break

5:35pm – National Recording Artist – Doug E. Fresh

6:00pm – National Recording Artist – K Michelle

6:35pm – National Recording Artist – 112

7:15pm – National Recording Artist – Bobby Brown

7:45pm – Closing Remarks & Thank You

Vendors will also be available throughout the event, so bring your coins if your wish to shop.

Tickets can be purchased online at ThePNCArena.com, the PNC Arena Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, or by phone at 1.800.745.3000.

For more information, visit the Women’s Empowerment Page.

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