MAKING WAVES 2019

Making Waves

MAKING WAVES celebrates the accomplishments and contributions of African Americans who have made a difference through their career accomplishments, philanthropic projects, corporate achievements and/or community outreach. This month long celebration includes vignettes that will be broadcasted on-air, online and on social!

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Elgin Baylor

MAKING WAVES: Honoring Elgin Baylor

Elgin Baylor Bio: Elgin Baylor, or “Rabbit” as he was affectionately nicknamed for his blazingly fast, untiring and acrobatic playing style that transformed basketball from a horizontal game to vertical one played above the rim, is widely recognized as one of the greatest basketball players in the...
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MAKING WAVES: Honoring Wren Brown

Wren Brown Bio: A versatile actor with a deep melodious voice, Wren T. Brown is a fourth generation Angeleno, and also a fourth generation theatrical. He is very proud to be in his fourth decade as an Actor, Producer and Director. Born and raised in Los Angeles, Wren is descended from a long line...
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Making Waves Synthia St James

MAKING WAVES: Honoring Synthia SAINT JAMES

Synthia SAINT JAMES is a world renowned multicultural visual artist, award winning author and illustrator of 17 children’s books, authored an autobiographical art marketing book, 3 poetry books, a book of affirmations, and a cookbook. She is also popular keynote speaker and architectural designer...
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Ted Lumpkin

MAKING WAVES: Honoring Ted Lumpkin

Ted Lumpkin is not only a documented member of the Tuskegee Airmen; at 97 years of age, he is still actively raising funds for their foundation's scholarship program and sharing his knowledge from building a successful real estate business with other minority real estate professionals. Ted...
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MAKING WAVES: Honoring Joe T. Rouzan III

MAKING WAVES: Honoring Joe T. Rouzan III

When our economy is strong, our neighborhoods thrive. That's why the Vermont Slauson Economic Development Corporation and its Executive Director Joe Rouzan, do all they can to support small businesses in South LA. In the process, they help the people who own and work for those businesses to take...
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