Hello there!
We're in the full swing of summertime! Sunshine and fun spirits are the highlights of this season! And, so are the exciting new accomplishments of our friends and clients!
So read on about the game changers and thought leaders we're excited to service every day.
As always, thank you for all that you do!

- Medley Inc.

GRAMMY-Award Winner Yolanda Adams Launches new line of bath and body products, Simply Yolanda,  
with her Hometown of Houston!


Legendary, multi-award-winning songstress Yolanda Adams, host of her own daily morning show, debuted Simply Yolanda, a new line of skincare essentials for modern women. The new product line was shared with Houston's viewers, listeners and readers as the songstress joined Houston's CBS affiliate, KHOU-11. Check out  the fun TV interview here. 
Major League Baseball and the Houston Astros teamed up to Promote Diversity in the  Business of Baseball
MLB Diversity Business Summit 


Major League Baseball and the Houston Astros teamed up for the Second Annual Major League Baseball Diversity Summit in Houston on June 18 and 19. The summit brought all 30 MLB Clubs and Minor League Clubs to the city of Houston for two days of networking, career matchmaking and more for entry-level, seasoned professionals and vendors. It was a great pleasure and honor to work with MLB team and demonstrate why Houston is America's most diverse city.    

Tendrils and Curls Owner  
Dr. Paula Chrishon and Children's Author Melissa Williams talk Women in Business in the Bayou City
The Bayou City is booming in business!
Two of Houston's own self-made female entrepreneurs shared their stories and advice on FOX 26. Dr. Paula Chrishon,
 owner of Tendrils and Curls Boutique, and Children's Book Author Melissa Williams shared the ends and outs of "running the world." Click here to watch the first segment on curl-safe products, and here for the how-to's. 


Tamika in Chicago on FOX
D-I-Y and Natural Hair Guru, Tamika Fletcher, takes tips and tricks  to the Windy City
Do-it-Yourself Guru and Natural Hair Expert, Tamika Fletcher, snuck into the Windy City of Chicago and shared recipes and how-to's for homemade skin bronzer, insect repellant and more, without breaking the bank this summer with FOX viewers! View the full interview here.



Searchable #Hashtags Hit Facebook 

Hashtags are joining the Facebook layout. Now, users can: 
  • include clickable hashtags within posts 
  • search for content based on a particular topic, denoted by the hash (#) symbol
  • click hashtags that are incorporated into Instagram posts that have been shared to Facebook (now part of the Facebook family) 


Facebook remains the largest social media site, with more than one billion monthly users. 


The social media giant says searchable hashtags are only the first of many content changes to come.


Read the full article here, featuring how-to's on guarding privacy and getting the most out of the new feature. 


Read3Zero: Literacy Doesn't end when Summer Starts
Read3Zero Literacy Foundation is a non-profit that proudly focuses on three pillars of excellence: literacy, creativity and learning. With its annual collection of short stories submitted by children in grades three through twelve, published into the anthology entitled "I Write Short Stories, by Kids for Kids," year-round open-door visits to promote literacy within Houston-area schools and creative workshops for kids, Read3Zero is, indeed, making strides to conquer illiteracy.

Are you on board?
Click here to learn more about the Read3Zero literacy foundation and its programs.

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