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2012-12-05 08:24:24

NEW YORK, Dec. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Media, music, fashion, philanthropic and entertainment mogul, Russell Simmons, announced plans to create "greenROKS Ventures." The company is an incubator of youth entertainment properties and multi-media platforms and will launch with the first in a series of preteen-teen mobile games, greenROKS(TM) - "Mission G-ROK" in spring of 2013. Simmons says, "Entertainment is what resonates quickest with youth, which today means online and mobile activities...

2009-06-25 07:00:00

NEW YORK, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- David Meister, a leader in modern day and evening dresses, announced today the launch of its e-Commerce site. David Meister is known for strong silhouettes that are sophisticated yet feminine, featuring stylish materials such as stretch satin, matte jersey and novelty fabrics. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090625/CG37797) The e-Commerce site, administered by Kellwood's digital team, will be fulfilled out of City of Industry, California. The...

2009-02-17 15:27:05

Hip hop clothes designer Russell Simmons said his new clothing line, on sale in Chicago, is geared for 25-50-year-old urban men with successful role models. Simmons said his new American Classics line is aimed at the urban graduate who identify with role models like President Barack Obama and movie star Will Smith, the Chicago Sun-Times reported Tuesday. Simmons, who co-founded Def Jam Records in 1984, moved into clothing with Phat Farm, a line he sold in 2004 for $140 million. Now available...

2005-07-05 06:54:30

By Michael Paoletta NEW YORK (Billboard) - It has been a busy couple of weeksfor celebrity-driven hip-hop brands. Rapper The Game partnered with 310 Motoring and Skechers tocreate a shoe line. Nelly introduced his premium light energydrink PJ Tight. And Jacob "Jacob the Jeweler" Arabo partneredwith couture sneaker company SneakerLuxe to form Jacob & Co.Footwear. Meanwhile, 50 Cent announced he would promote Reebok's GXTII cross-trainer (the latest in his own sneaker brand) andlaunch...