Search the Archives of Target Market News


Want the news on African-American marketing, media and research when it happens? Follow us on Facebook and Twitter and get ahead by staying ahead of the other industry sources.


The 17th Annual
Buying Power of
Black America

A dollar-by-dollar breakdown
of the Black Economy

The Leading
Advertisers In
Black Media

Published by
Target Market News

Click here to order a print or digital copy today!


Are you getting the latest industry news when it happens via e-mail


Click here for free daily delivery of the Target Market News Bulletin
You"ll receive news of breaking stories, exclusives, updates and headlines on the latest developments in African American marketing and media

BET Networks captures eight NAACP Image Awards with 'Real Husbands' and 'Mary Jane'

(February 28, 2014) BET's big week of star power shines even brighter with 8 NAACP Image Award wins from this weekend's ceremony. Leading the pack is Real Husbands of Hollywood star Kevin Hart walking away with the coveted "Entertainer of the Year" and "Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series" awards while the show won for "Outstanding Comedy Series."

Capping off an incredible homerun first season, BET's hit series Being Mary Jane won "Outstanding Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special" for the record breaking eponymous movie that aired last summer, while star Gabrielle Union was crowned "Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special."

Ahead of the Season 7 debut of The Game premiering Tuesday, March 4, Wendy Raquel Robinson and Brandy Norwood were awarded "Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series" and "Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series" respectively for their work on the longstanding, hit show.

"Black Girls Rock!" was crowned "Outstanding Variety Series or Special" while "Free Angela and All Political Prisoners" presented by Realside Productions, Black Entertainment Television Networks and De Films en Aiguille won for "Outstanding Documentary (Theatrical)."

Go to Target Market News homepage

JPC appoints Amy S. Hilliard president of its Fashion Fair Cosmetics division

EPMG United reaches 1.4 million unique visitors monthly according to comScore

Vdopia marketing report says mobile video ad spending to blacks has tripled

Court asks tobacco firms, Dept. of Justice for details on who 'apology ads' will reach

MSNBC adds Joy Reid, moves Tamron Hall up on daytime schedule

FOX Network follows black media in tobacco settlement request to U.S. Court

Moguldom Media launches film division to produce African American documentaries

NNPA, NABOB ask U.S. Court to have black media included in tobacco settlement

Tobacco firms' proposal to Justice Dept. leaves black media out of required ad buys

Justice Dept., Ally Financial reach $98 million settlement on discriminatory loans

Toyota names Jim Colon Vice President, African American Business Strategy

Deon Levingston promoted to position of President of YMF Media

Toyota introduces new ethnic ad agency model to improve 'cohesive marketing'

Radio One names Shawneen Thompson Vice President, GM of Philadelphia market

WWRL, NY's last black-owned radio station, not being sold as rumored

Herb Wilkins, trailblazing investor in BET and Radio One, dies at 71

Click here for more recent news stories and our news archive




228 S. Wabash Ave.
Chicago, Il 60604
Copyright (c) 2014 All rights reserved                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Supplier Services