On Thursday, November 20th a very select group of New York City tastemakers gathered in Chelsea, at a new private space to experience Black Enterprise the Good Life Google Hangout presented by Lexus. Those from the worlds of business, entertainment, fashion, and media gathered to discuss how to live your best life--from finance to career to one's lifestyle. Led by Radio Personality Angela Yee of Power 105, attendees were inspired to join in the discussion.
An interactive element run by Black Enterprise Social Media Manager, Sirita Wright, enlisted thousands of viewers, not in attendance, to tune in for exclusive access to the VIP event. Tastemakers present were the event were encouraged to tag each tweet or instagram post with the hashtag #BEGoodlife
The best part of the GoodLife Google Hangout experience? The opportunity to view the all new 2015 Lexus RCF. A Lexus specialist was on hand to explain the vehicle's most attractive features: high-back sports seats, naturally aspirated 5.0-Liter V8, track proven chassis, Torgque vectoring differential, stopping power, performance cockpit, speed-activated rear wing , innovative technology, customizable gauge display and MORE.
A small red carpet yielded a lively exchange of a number of industry photos and interviews. Various games of pool were shot by many of the male guests. Those not gaming enjoyed the southern style edibles by Passion for the Palate and cocktails sponsored by Ciroc in various flavors. Noteworthy guests included: Elle Varner, Marc John Jefferies, Rae Holiday, Gabriel Williams, as well as Black Enterprise faves Host Paul C. Brunson, Women of Empowerment Hosts Shartia Brantley & Dariany Santana et al
*photos by The Quest for "it"; photo of Tia Walker & Angela Yee by Dustin Tolman for Black Enterprise