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SheROCKS is back for its fifth year to celebrate, honor and highlight women who are rocking the arts, business and tech industries! SheROCKS – Washington, D.C.’s premiere Women’s History Month event – will take place Friday and Saturday, March 24th – 25th, 2017. SheROCKS is one of the fastest growing events for emerging women artists and entrepreneurs, created to showcase the nation’s abundant female talent, while creating ways to accelerate support amongst women in business.
This two-day fempreneur extravaganza will boast its signature luxury pamper party, SheROCKS Power Brunch and Mixer featuring Anastasia Wright of IMG Agency and Krystal Williams of Doable You, and the SheROCKS main event which will be held at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington D.C. Convention Center. A new addition to the SheROCKS itinerary is Herstory- a Ted Talks style event – also to be held at the Embassy Suites. SheROCKS Pamper Party and Power Brunch and Mixer will be held at an undisclosed location.
This year’s SheROCKS honorees include SheROCKS Woman of the Year, Dr. Neeta Bhushan ofEmotional Grit and NeetaBhushan.com, SheROCKS Filmmaker of the Year, Antoinette Brock,
SheROCKS Industry Power Player, Anie Akpe, founder of NetWorq App, SheROCKS Art Innovators of the Year, Sandie Luna & Debora Balardini of Punto Space, SheROCKS Photographer of the Year, Ashleigh Bing and SheROCKS Woman in Fashion, Lyne Butterworth.
SheROCKS Herstory Recipient, Amy Oestreicher, is a human phenomenon better known as the one woman show; she sings, acts, dances, does TEDx, composes and more all after waking from a six-month coma and surviving being unable to eat or drink for 6 YEARS.
Showcased performers will continue to be a SheROCKS highlight. Event organizers scoured the nation for the best emerging acts, narrowing it down to 14 performers. Last year’s participants, We Are Good Girl,were seen on America’s Got Talent and recently signed to Warner Brother’s Music post SheROCKS 2016. SheROCKS 2017’s showcased artists include Featured Designer, Cheero Citizen (Runway Show), Singer/Songwriter, Naimah, Actress, Markia Butler, Rapper, Joie Kathos, Musician, Electric Guitar, Alena Budd, Singer/Songwriter, Ava Hovanka, Spoken Word Poet, Neerali Patel, Singer/Songwriter, Mica