(New York, NY - June 29, 2018) With the summer finally heating up and the 4th of July around the corner, EMPKT PR is fired up to officially launch their new brand with their explosive “Ready for EMPKT” red carpet event on July 25th! Formerly HyPR Media, the firm recently changed their name to the acronym “EMPKT” that stands for:Experiential Marketing and Public Relations that Kin-nectsTM and Transforms. EMPKT also sounds like “impact”, representing the firm’s new focus on businesses, organizations, and individuals who make a positive impact on their audiences, fans, consumers, communities, and/or the world in general. The Ready for EMPKT launch event will take place on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, from 7-10 pm. It will be held at the popular Tribeca art gallery, One Art Space at 23 Warren Street in lower Manhattan. General admission is $20 and a portion of the proceeds will go to the NYC chapter of Friends of the Children.
EMPKT has teamed up with the premiere Italian-American luxury and fashion lifestyle magazine, LiveIn Style Magazine, their exclusive media partner for this event.
EMPKT is thrilled to have Le Pif French Wine Bar & Restaurant as the exclusive restaurant sponsor, led by the culinary expertise of Chef John Raphael Fuentes, who will serve up some delicious French/Filipino gourmet light bites to fire up your taste buds.
HSBC Bank and Bankers Life have come on board as corporate sponsors for this event.
To wash it all down, EMPKT also has in-kind sponsors WTRMLN WTR and Oak and Grist Distilling Companyproviding delicious healthy beverages and specialty cocktails. Other in-kind sponsors include REDD Bars to hand out some healthy snacks to fuel you and Samsung Galaxy S9 who will provide a selfie station to help attendees post their best glam selfies during the event. Videographer/Filmmaker Matthew Cobb will donate his video expertise for the event. Additional in-kind sponsors include: Aloe Gloe, Vegan Rob's and former Ms. Venezuela International Luisa Diaz who will be donating copies of her new book, Sexy is Timeless: Ten Timeless Sexy Assets that Lie within You.
Special performances will be provided by NYC-based choreographer and dancer, Akiko Tokuoka, along with her fellow professional dancers from the prestigious House of Ninja, best known for introducing the “Vogue” style of dance (made popular by Madonna). In addition, Chicago pop artist and young heart-throb Matt LeGrand will entertain the crowd with his premiere live performance of his new single, “12:00 AM”.
We are excited to donate a portion of the event’s proceeds to Friends of the Children, a nationwide nonprofit organization that supports our nation’s highest at-risk children by pairing them with highly screened adult mentors from childhood through college in order to “break the cycle of generational poverty.” Ryan Gosling and Michael Jordan are among the many celebrities that have endorsed the organization.
Over 200 enthusiasts and consumers in the arts, music, fashion, food, nightlife and entertainment industries along with several members of local NYC media are expected to attend this red carpet event.
To buy tickets, go to empktpr.com/tickets. Space is limited, so get tickets early!