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Saturday, September 29, 2012

Founder of FUBU, Daymond john Tonight @ UFSC


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UFSC Toronto 2012 Conference

15th Anniversary Gala


The Conference week closes on Saturday evening with our 15th Anniversary “Opening Bell” Gala: Celebrating a Wealth of Leadership. The Gala evening – dinner, dance and keynote address – will pay tribute to the 15 year legacy of leadership of UFSC Toronto and our past presidents, including their success as financial professionals and entrepreneurs as well as their commitment to volunteer service and the financial well-being of their community.
The Gala is highlighted by a keynote address from branding and fashion icon, groundbreaking entrepreneur, founder and CEO of FUBU and star of ABC network’s hit business reality show Shark Tank, Daymond John.

Borderless Future. Boundless Opportunities.

TICKETS TO SEE DAYMOND JOHN AND GALA AFTER PARTY ARE AVAILABLE FOR $75. EMAIL UFSCGALA@GMAIL.COM. EVENT BEGINS AT 8PM SO YOU MUST BE ABLE TO ARRIVE PRIOR TO THAT TIME.



**CONFERENCE now SOLD OUT** Gala  SOLD OUT!

About our keynote speaker, Daymond John


A young entrepreneur, an industry pioneer, a highly regarded marketing expert, and a man who has surpassed new heights of commercial and financial success are just a few ways people have described Daymond John. Over the last 20 years, Daymond has evolved from one of the most successful fashion icons of his generation to one of the most sought after branding experts, business, and motivational speakers in the country.
In recognition of his contributions to fashion and the face of American business, Daymond has been celebrated with some of the most prestigious awards including: Brandweek Marketer of the Year, the Advertising Age Marketing 1000 Award for Outstanding Ad Campaign, Crain’s Business of New York Forty Under Forty Award, and Ernst & Young’s New York Entrepreneur of the Year Award.





Hyatt Regency Toronto
The Urban Financial Services Coalition – Toronto Chapter (UFSC Toronto), the premier networking, professional development and community outreach organization for Black and other financial services professionals from diverse communities, is delighted to invite you to our 2012 Conference running

UFSC Toronto is aiming to deliver the most memorable Conference in the North American organization’s history, a legacy that extends more than 30 years. Our Conference will offer the most relevant slate of programming for a variety of audiences, including financial services professionals, entrepreneurs, youth and student participants, and community attendees.

Conference Events

  • 15th Anniversary Gala (Saturday Sept 29, 7pm, Hyatt Regency) – with keynote speaker Daymond John, emcee Marc Trinidad and entertainers Vaness aLegacy and DJ Christopher Michaels.

Our Conference Theme

Borderless Future. Boundless Opportunities.
This simple theme reflects our belief that our community must be poised to capitalize on the inter-connected nature of the global economy. Diverse professionals in financial services offer the perspective and expertise needed for business to thrive in this borderless world. Our programming aims to further equip our attendees with the skills needed to successfully position themselves and take advantage of opportunities in this new environment.
The UFSC Toronto 2012 Conference promises to be equal parts education, professional development, networking, community service and fun – we hope to see you in Toronto in September!

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Barack O'Drama / D.J. Drama / Oct. 5th, OHSO

DJ DRAMA LIVE HIP HOP FOR LIFE




OHSO Nightclub ; Rooftop Patio Toronto ON (Downtown)

Friday, October 05, 2012

10:00 PM - 3:00 AM
OHSO Nightclub & Rooftop Patio
137 Peter St,Toronto ON (Downtown)
Min. Age: 19+
Dress Code: CHIL
Type: Toronto Thanksgiving
Music: hip hop,rnb,top 40,reggae

2 ROOMS 2 SOUNDS

MUSIC BY
ROOM 1 -- HIP HOP,REGGAE, RNB

DJ DRAMA,DJ WIKKED, DJ CHRIS D

ROOM 2 TOP 40,R'N'B
DJ ONE TOP, DJ KID C

HOSTED BY
MC CRAZY CHRIS
CANADA'S FAVORITE PROMOTER
AARON HASTINGS
HOTLINE 416 564 0639 ADD PIN 29533CB6



Tyree Cinque Simmons (born April 22, 1978)[1] better known as DJ Drama is an American hip hop artist and the official DJ for Grand Hustle/Atlantic recording artist T.I. He is best known for producing mixtapes, including the successful "Gangsta Grillz" series and Dedication 2, which the New York Times called one of the "10 best recordings of 2006".[2]


DJ Drama, Don Cannon, and DJ Sense founded Aphilliates Music Group in 2003. The Aphilliates Music Group inked a label deal with Asylum Records in 2006, signing rapper Willie the Kid. As of January 2011, The Aphilliates now operates as its own entity, due to DJ Drama recently cutting ties with La the Darkman and Embassy Entertainment.[3]


[edit] Music careerDJ Drama's debut album, Gangsta Grillz: The Album, was released in December 2007 on the Grand Hustle label. The album's first street single, "Takin Pictures", was released in 2007 and featured Young Jeezy, Tre'Von McCall,(Producer)Willie the Kid, Jim Jones, Rick Ross, Young Buck and T.I.,[4] while the first single, "5000 Ones", featuring Nelly, T.I., Yung Joc, Willie the Kid, Young Jeezy and Twista, debuted on BET.[5] The second single, "The Art of Storytellin' Part 4", was released in 2008 with the help of long time friend Tre'Von McCall (Who did most of his beats) and featured OutKast and Marsha Ambrosius. In 2009, DJ Drama released his second album entitled Gangsta Grillz: The Album (Vol. 2), the first single was "Day Dreaming", which featured Akon, Snoop Dogg and T.I. The second single was "Ridiculous", which featured Gucci Mane, Yo Gotti, Lonnie Mac and OJ da Juiceman. Both singles were released in 2009. DJ Drama releasd his third studio album, Third Power, on October 11th, 2011. The first single, "Oh My", featuring rappers Fabolous, Wiz Khalifa and Roscoe Dash was released on May 13th, the 2nd single, "Never See You Again", features female singer Talia Coles and rapper Wale.[6] The Gangsta Grillz album reunites DJ Drama and Don Cannon who had gone their separate ways for a few years after a lot of fighting and arguing as business partners.[7] Drama is married to video vixen Summer Walker.