Monthly Archives: September 2015

OC Fashion Week Recap

OC Fashion Week Recap
OC Fashion Week Recap

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Orange County, CA – September 20, 2015 – Orange County Fashion Week® emerges as a leading player in the metropolis of fashion, the 34 billion dollar retail market has proven itself yet again as a major fashion capital player with a cult market of emerging fashion talent. Not only has a buyer’s market, this metropolitan market identified newcomers in the U.S. market of fashion design. Not exclusive to retail, OCFW® led its opening day to recognize masterstylists in the top of their game. 
 
Orange County Fashion Week® 2015 went off with a bang! Fireworks included! Beginning Thursday, September 17th the best in beauty, hair, and make-up came to together to compete in the 2nd Annual MasterStylists competition. It was a night filled with high creativity, impeccable style, and the enthusiasm to design works of art celebrated in the theme of “Alice In Wonderland.”
 
Manna Kadar Cosmetics prepared for four years with OC Fashion Week® as with Toni and Guy Academy of South Coast Plaza , the daily adventures of beauty and styling have become synonymous with art here in Orange County, as the official kick off was dedicated to the talented works of masterstylists. 
 
On Friday, September 18th the runway saw stunning and truly one-of-a-kind collections from upcoming designers in couture, high-end, and resort wear. OC Fashion Week® was happy to introduce Founders Hall at the prestigious Soka University in Aliso Viejo as a new venue for Day 2. Betinnis, a fashion boutique in Brea, CA and owned by “Behind The Seams” host and style expert, Chadia Almeddin sponsored the night’s event. In addition, Darya South Coast Plaza, the jewel of Persian cuisine served an assortment of gourmet hors d’oeuvres and cocktails.
 
International press coverage from FashionUnited to the Philippines AZE Media/Blogtalk with MJ Racadio and China’s own 8Asian TV met for a serendipitous gathering at the acclaimed Founders Hall adjacent to the world-class Peace Lake.
Designers for Day 2 of OC Fashion Week® included: Coral Castillo, Charmaine Joie Couture, Berenice Gonzales, Jonathan Jimenez, Yesenia Hernandez, Marc Aaron Bright, and Cheri Elizabeth Collections.
 
Our very own kapabayan, Charmaine Joie, a celebrity fashion designer in California, presented a colorful & sophisticated collection influenced by the Art Noveau Movement in France. She included the crowning headpieces from Mimsy Crowns , designer Debby Harper to accentuate the dresses.   Included in her lineup modeling Charmaine Joie Couture is Hannah Angelica Marte, former 2014 Miss Philippines USA beginning her modeling career post pageant.  Alongside Hannah were a few other pageant beauty’s representing Charmaine Joie designs;  Eyga Mojus, 2015 Miss South Sudan & Cristal Abigail Infante, 2015 Miss Guerrero USA & rising singer sensations Tiffany Nicole Brevard & Cambria Martinsen.
 
Orange County Fashion Week® not only celebrated the talents of upcoming designers and models, but was proud to support the three very unique and well-deserved charities supporting the Orange County Community. Teen Project, a non-profit organization helping young foster teens transition to adulthood; to Working Wardrobes, empowering men, women, veterans and young adults overcoming difficult challenges to confidently enter the workforce and achieve success; and the OC Ballet Theater, a non-profit organization dedicated to teaching ballet and other forms of dance to students of all ages, were this year’s charity recipients.
 
It was a week filled with fashion curated for those who are inspired by beauty, music, and art with incredible backdrops and all new venues that made for a one-of-a kind experience leaving the audience breathless for more. OC Fashion Week® S/S 2015 videos can be found online at OCFashionWeek.com.
 
Media Contact:
Genesis Gonzalez – Editorial Director
Arezou Hooshiarnejad – Vice Chair, Publicity
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Where The Talk Producer meets The World Champion Bowler

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by MJ Racadio & Gherald Alaman

Season 4 Finale of Blogtalk with MJ Racadio Septmber 20, 2015 4PM PST/7PM EST http://soundcloud.com/mjracadio powered by Soundcloud
Season 4 Finale of Blogtalk with MJ Racadio September 20, 2015 4PM PST/7PM EST http://soundcloud.com/mjracadio powered by Soundcloud

Hollywood, CA (Social Dragon PR) September, 2015. Tune in this Sunday, September 20, 2015 4PM PST / 7PM EST to Blogtalk with MJRacadio on http://soundcloud.com/mjracadio featuring the last episode on season 4 featuring Marc Anthony Nicolas (4th-Time Emmy Nominated Producer of The Talk), Gherald Manlangit (The Insider/ET Producer) Emmy Winning Producer, Paeng Nepomuceno (6th-Time World Champion Bowler, John Singson (Celebrity Realtor) and G Tongi (Host/Producer of Kababayan Today).

with Marc Anthony Nicolas (4th-time Emmy Nominated Producer of The Talk & Host/Executive Producer of On Your Marc)
with Marc Anthony Nicolas (4th-time Emmy Nominated Producer of The Talk & Host/Executive Producer of On Your Marc) Photo Credit: Andy Edralin of Aze Media

Let’s meet, Marc Anthony Nicolas. Nicolas is a Daytime Emmy Award Winner for outstanding talk show entertainment. Recently, he received his 4th Emmy Nomination for “The Talk.” Prior, twice he won He won the Daytime Emmy Award for The Tyra Banks Show – Outstanding Informative Talk Show. In addition, he is the host and executive producer of On Your Marc. All in all, Marc Anthony Nicolas is great at producing talk shows.

with Gherald Manlangit (Emmy Winning Producet of ET/The Insider).
with Gherald Manlangit (Emmy Winning Producer of ET/The Insider).

Secondly, meet Gerald Manlangit. Manlangit is a Production Manager / Field Producer for “Entertainment Tonight” and “The Insider.” He started out as an intern for CBS Corporation. Then, he moved his way up to Production Assistant. Finally, he is the Production Manager ‘ Field Producer. Before making his way to CBS, he used to intern for the GMA Network. Overall, Gerald Manlangit shows that persistence pays off.

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with Paeng Nepomuceno (6th-time World Champion Bowler)

Thirdly, meet Paeng Nepomuceno. He is a six-time World Bowling Champion. In addition, he won the World Cup of Bowling four times (1976, 1980, 1992, & 1996), earning a Guinness Book World Record for most World Cup Wins in three different decades and the youngest bowler to win. Later, in 1984, he also won the World’s Invitational Tournament, and in 1999 he won the World Tenpin Master’s championship. In conclusion, Paeng Nepomuceno is the bowling master. Ultimately, the Prestigious Bowlers Journal International in 2003 named Paeng Nepomunceno as the Greatest International Bowler of All Time.

with John Singson (Celebrity Realtor)
with John Singson (Celebrity Realtor)

Photo Credit:Diosdado Carreon

John Singson (Celebrity Realtor)
John Singson (Celebrity Realtor)

Next, meet John Singson. Before enjoying his American Dream, he grew up with powerful and wealthy family in the Philippines. John relocated in the U.S. to obtain a higher education and search for independence. According to John ” I love it here because I can go to the beach, malls without the people looking and I really felt my independence.” He is a Realtor for celebrities and the general public with Coldwell Banker. He is very passionate about real estate. Apart from real estate, his writing a motivational book for  investments. To conclude, John Signson is real estate agent you want to talk to when you are ready to buy or sell a house.

with G Tongi (Host/Producer of Kababayan Today).
with G Tongi (Host/Producer of Kababayan Today).

Finally, let’s meet Giselle Anne “G” Toengi. Toengi is a Filipino-American Actress, Model, Dancer, Singer, Host, and VJ. Currently, she is the host and producer of Kababayan Today on KSCI (LA18) since 2014. Before this, she was an actress and a host for several different shows for ABS-CBN and the GMA Network. In addition, she was a VJ for MTV Asia. Furthermore, she released one studio album called “Very G”. To sum up, Giselle Anne :G” Toengi is multi-talented in the entertainment world.

Emmy Producers, World Champion bowler, and more oh my! Tons of special guests, so don’t miss out on the Finale Episode of Season 4 of Blogtalk with MJRacadio on http://soundcloud.com/mjracadio  this Sunday, September 20, 2015 4PM PST / 7PM EST

SOURCES:

Marc Anthony Nicolas

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1982971/bio

Gerald Manlangit

https://www.linkedin.com/pub/gerald-manlangit/77/950/87b

Paeng Nepomuceno

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paeng_Nepomuceno

John Singson

https://www.coldwellbanker.com/agents/John-Singson-90703

G. Tongi

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/G._Toengi

Where News Anchor meets The Entrepreneur plus the Marketing Expert

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by MJ Racadio and Gherald Alaman

Hollywood, CA (Social Dragon PR) September, 2015. Tune in this Sunday, September 13, 2015 7PM PST / 10PM EST to Blogtalk with MJRacadio on http://mranow.co featuring Health Reporter Denise Dador, Event Marketing specialist Jush Andowitt, and Business Entrepreneur Elena Lapid Salonga.

w/ Denise Dador (ABC7 News Anchor) after her interview.
w/ Denise Dador (ABC7 News Anchor) after her interview.

First, let’s meet Denise Dador. Dador is a Health Reporter for Eyewitness News ABC 7 in Los Angeles, since 1998. Her segment can be seen at 4PM and 5PM. She also covers major breaking news, and health specials. In addition, she has received several journalism awards: Emmy – Outstanding News Feature, Best news feature – Michigan Association of Broadcasters Outstanding Health Reporting Award – Southern Christian Leadership Conference. Furthermore, she received community service awards: the Profiles in Progress Award from the American Cancer Society for her series on breast cancer and honored for her commitment to community involvement by the The Filipino American Library. Overall, Denise Dador has been covering health related topics for over a decade.

with Jush Andowitt (GMA Pinoy TV- USA, Marketing Consultant
with Jush Andowitt (GMA Pinoy TV- USA, Marketing Consultant

Next, meet Jush Andowitt. Andowitt is the US Affiliate for Development and Marketing for GMA International. He specializes in producing events, concerts and musicals both in USA and the Philippines. Prior to joining GMA International, he was a Financial Advisor and an executive in the banking and finance world. All in all, Jush Andowitt is the go to person for GMA events in the USA.

with Elena Lapid- Salonga (Entrepreneur).
with Elena Lapid- Salonga (Entrepreneur).

Last but not least, let’s meet Elena Lapid Salonga. Salonga is a business entrepreneur and is the current President of Lapid Foods, Inc. It is a USDA approved plant that processes food products. Her father started the company in the Philippines. Later, Elena moved it to the United States. Currently, Lapid Foods, Inc. products are available in 12 States and will soon be available in Canada. In California products can be found in all Seafood City Supermarkets, Island Pacific Supermarkets, and other asian markets. Long Range, Elena Lapid Salonga plans on expanding Lapid Foods to other cities.

 

Let’s get healthy. Pick up event planning and entrepreneurial tips by Tuning in this Sunday, September 13th, 2015 from 7PM PST / 10PM EST to Blogtalk with MJRacadio on http://mranow.co.

 

 

SOURCES:

http://abc7.com/about/newsteam/denise-dador

http://.www.Insiderproductions.net

https://faccoc.org/about-us/board-of-directors/elena-lapid-salonga

http://talentandskills.com
http://talentandskills.com
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For all your Real Estate needs call John Singson.
For all your Real Estate needs call John Singson. (562)445-1211

Where Basketball Superstars meets The Voice Actor

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by MJ Racadio & Gherald Alaman

Top Left w/ Kobe Paras & Right w/ James Yap
Top Left w/ Kobe Paras & Right w/ James Yap

Hollywood, CA (Social Dragon PR) September, 2015. Tune in this Sunday, September 6, 2015 7PM PST / 10PM EST to Blogtalk with MJRacadio on http://mranow.co and get to know basketball stars and a voice-over/Mo-Cap Artist plus DJ MD.

First meet James Yap, also known as James Carlos Agravante Yap Sr. and Big Game James. Yap is a Filipino professional basketball player. He was a 4th-time High school Basketball MVP and during that time they won three championships. After High School, He took his college team, UE Red Warriors to two straight final four games and was named UAAP MVP in 2003. A year later, Yap entered the draft and was selected in the first round and 2nd overall in the 2004 PBA, also known as the Philippine Basketball Association, Draft. Yap currently plays shooting guard/small forward for the “Star Hotshots” in the PBA. He is a twelve-time All-Star from 2004 thru 2015, and his team has won seven PBA championships. He is also a 4th-time PBA MVP. Overall, James Yap was born to play basketball.

Kobe Paras: Teen Basketball Star photo credit: Getty Images
Kobe Paras: Teen Basketball Star
photo credit: Getty Images

Next, meet another basketball player, Kobe Paras, the son of 2nd-time PBA MVP Legend, Benjie Paras, and the brother of actor/basketball player, Andre Paras. He is notoriously known for dunking over Lebron James. Also, he is the youngest player to compete in the 2013 FIBA 3×3 World Championships, and won two gold medals in a row at the slam dunk contest. This past summer he played in the Adidas Uprising All-American Camp, and in the Adidas Global Nations camp. Currently, he is a shooting guard/small forward at Cathedral High School and he has accepted a college basketball scholarship to play for UCLA. Per ESPN, he is ranked in the top 25(#23) best small forwards in the US. All in all, Watch out for this rising basketball star. Basketball is in Kobe Paras’ genes.

with Kevin 'TK' Gorgonia after his interview
with Kevin ‘TK’ Gorgonia after his interview
Meet Kevin “TK” Gorgonia. TK is a voice-over actor, MoCap Artist, Superhero Fan, Health Advocate, and a gamer. He has always loved superheroes, cartoons, and video games. His entertainment background includes comedy improv, on stage performances in dance and theater. Furthermore, he was in the Military and Medical Field. He is also good at photo, audio, and video editing. All together, these hobbies, and skills turned into talent in the voice-over and MoCap World. It has helped Kevin “TK” Gorgonia bring his roles and projects to life.
DJ MD Blogtalk with MJ Racadio new correspondent from San Francisco
DJ MD Blogtalk with MJ Racadio new correspondent from San Francisco.

Finally, lets get to know Micah DC aka DJMD! he was born and raised in the California Bay Area. Living in the Peninsula, East Bay, and South Bay, DJ MD has opened his eyes to the diversity in the Bay Area. It is a hotbed of entertainment, fashion and culture waiting to be shared with everyone. Being someone that appreciates these things, DJ MD hope to as a Norcal correspondent to share with you the exciting things happening in the Bay Area.

Shoot and Score.

Get to know basketball greats and voice-over/Mo-Cap talent plus DJ MD by Tuning in this Sunday, September 6th, 2015 from 7PM PST / 10PM EST to Blogtalk with MJRacadio on http://mranow.co.

SOURCE:

James Yap

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Yap

Kobe Paras

http://insider.espn.go.com/college-sports/basketball/recruiting/player/evaluation/_/id/201246/kobe-paras

http://usatodayhss.com/2015/video-kobe-paras-adidas-nations-circus-dunk-over-bam-adebayo-and-billy-preston-is-jaw-dropping

Kevin “TK” Gorgonia

http://www.tkgorgonia.com

http://talentandskills.com
http://talentandskills.com
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