Minority Professional Network (MPN)

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About MPN
OUR MISSION, BACKGROUND & CAPABILITIES

Welcome to the Minority Professional Network (MPN).  We provide the premiere web-based interactive global Career, Economic, and Lifestyle Connection marketing portal and resource network for progressive multicultural and women professionals.  The primary MPN web portal, which can be accessed by entering any of the following URLs:

 

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www.MinorityProfessionalNetwork.com or

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www.MPNsite.com or

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www.MPNjobs.com or

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www.MulticulturalProfessionalNetwork.com or

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www.DiversityProfessionalNetwork.com

 

is regularly visited by millions of entrepreneurs, consumers, community leaders, corporate professionals, politicians and other progressive multicultural and women professionals and students throughout the USA and around the world. 

 

 

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Our e-Publications started in 1998 and our robust interactive global online web portal - www.MPNsite.com was launched in 2001.

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Our portal is the premiere global online Career, Economic & Lifestyle connection™ for progressive persons worldwide.

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Our portal attracts millions of business professionals, entrepreneurs, and students from all U.S. states and 50+ other countries.

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Our portal continuously provides robust, relevant, and beneficial content, information, and resources to our audience.

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Hundreds of thousands of job listings, event listings, business directory listings, nonprofit listings, news listings, articles, press releases, media advisories, commentaries are or have been marketed via our global portal.

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Various other robust content and resources are also continuously displayed (e.g., entrepreneurial-focused, student-focused, legal, wealth accumulation, career, economic, lifestyle, networking, etc.) for users and subscribers benefit. 

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Our portal actively displays tens of thousands of career, economic, lifestyle and networking listings, display ads and other resources.

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We are a Viable Source of Top Talent™ for Multicultural and Diversity-focused employers and other entities.

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We continuously deliver value-added services, offerings and results in support of our clients, advertisers and partners.

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We afford our clients, advertisers, and partners’ various online, e-marketing and offline offerings and services to reach our audience.

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We often attract progressive persons of African/Black, Asian, European/White, Hispanic/Latino, Indian, and Native American descent.

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We also attract women of all races and cultures and our network and resources are beneficial to all progressive persons.

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We specialize in marketing and promotions, branding, recruiting, sourcing, event planning, training, supplier diversity, and related multicultural and diversity-focused outreach solutions.

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Our client list includes: the U.S. Department of State, Mass Mutual, PricewaterhouseCoopers, A.G. Edwards, AutoTrader.com, BP, TMP, Bernard Hodes, JWT, FBI, Honda, Johnson & Johnson, MassMutual, Miller, Turner Broadcasting, Tyson Foods, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, United Way, Wachovia, Verizon, Xerox, and many others – www.MPNsite.com/mktg/clients.pdf.

 

Some of the career, economic, lifestyle and networking user and subscriber content and resources that can be accessed via our portal include:

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200+ unique U.S., International and Interest Calendars plus more channels.

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Each features graphical marketing display ads, events, announcements, articles, press releases, business listings and nonprofit listings.

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Legal, Health & Wellness, Student Resources, Literary, Entrepreneurship and Wealth Accumulation Channels

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Job Seeker Resources

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Career resources include job announcements, career articles, career event listings, resume posting, career resource connection e-newsletter, job alert notifications, and other career resources.

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60+ unique Global Multicultural Non-Profit Directory pages.

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60+ unique Global Multicultural Business Directory pages.

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Travel Partners, Link Partners, e-Commerce Partners and more. 

 

For quick link access to our complimentary posting interfaces, online and e-marketing general advertising offerings, visit - www.MPNsite.com/general.htm.

 

For an overview and quick link access to our employer/large entity offerings and services, visit - www.MPNsite.com/employers.pdf.

 

For rates and details about our online and e-marketing general advertising offerings, visit - www.MPNsite.com/advertise.htm.

 

For rates and details about our employer/large entity offerings and services, visit - www.MPNsite.com/employers.asp

 

OUR AUDIENCE, USERS, CLIENTS & ADVERTISERS

Minority Professional Network is also a Viable Source of Top Talent™ for Multicultural and Diversity-Focused employers, corporations, and large entities.  Our integrated online, e-Marketing and offline offerings, services, and solutions have continuously added value and driven results in support of hundreds of employers and related clients, advertisers and partners since 1998.

 

Our client list includes corporations (large, medium, small), government agencies (federal, state, local), advertising agencies and public relations firms, academic institutions, non-profits, recruiters and staffing agencies, and other entities targeting talented multicultural and diverse individuals, businesses, service providers and other entities who can positively impact the bottom line of their organization.

 

Our major clients and advertisers have included: the U.S. Department of State, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Abbott Labs, ACLU, American Express, Bernard Hodes, BP, Brinks, Capital One, CIA, CUNY, Dow Jones, FBI, Interface FLOR, International Paper, JWT, MassMutual, MetLife, New York State DOT, Phillip Morris, Seattle Univ., Spherion,  TMP, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Univ. of Wisconsin, Utah State Univ., Verizon, Xerox, and many others - www.MPNsite.com/mktg/clients.pdf.

 

We frequently support many of our employer, corporate, and large entity clients with integrated recruiting, sourcing, branding, marketing, event planning, diversity, training and education, supplier diversity, consulting, and related multicultural solutions - www.MPNsite.com/employers.asp.

 

OUR Primary Goals & Objectives

OUR PRIMARY GOALS INCLUDE:   

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Continuously providing relevant, tangible, valuable, robust, beneficial, interesting, and timely information, content and resources to our target market of progressive minority and women professionals across the U.S. and abroad via our global network, website, e-Newsletters, alliances, and offline initiatives.

 

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Growing, developing and prospering into the premiere Career, Economic and Lifestyle Connection™ global online “value network” and resource center for progressive minority and women professionals and entrepreneurs across the U.S. and abroad.

 

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Growing, developing and prospering into the premiere online global diversity resource connection and the Viable Source of Top Talent™ for diversity focused employers, recruiters and staffing agencies.

 

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Growing, developing and prospering into the premiere global resource connection and advocate for marketing, promoting, and encouraging support of minority business enterprises and member-based organizations and groups.

 

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Assisting in the development, mentoring, and support resources for progressive minority students aiming to make a profound impact on society as future entrepreneurs, or corporate, organizational, business, or community leaders or key contributors.

 

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Sponsoring offline initiatives that generally encourage and support cultural and diversity awareness and appreciation, minority wealth accumulation and retention, networking, economic development, career development and lifestyle balance.

 
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Attracting, rewarding, retaining, developing and promoting enthusiastic, talented, committed and visionary individuals who are excited about the unlimited potential and possibilities of our evolving “value network.”

OUR AUDIENCE, TRAFFIC & DEMOGRAPHICS

MPN’s scope is global, and its brand and volume are continuously increasing via a fast-growing support base and increasing media coverage from TV, radio, newspapers, magazines, and Internet articles, links and promotion by other sites. 

OUR AUDIENCE:
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“Value Network” Launched in 1998, Web Site Provides Value for All Races, Ethnicities and Genders

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The Global Career, Economic & Lifestyle Connection™ for Progressive Professionals

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A Viable Source of Top Talent™ for Multicultural and Diversity-Focused Employers

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Millions of Users and Hundreds of Thousands of e-Subscribers from all 50 U.S. States and over 50 International Countries.

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Our U.S. Audience includes:

  1. African Americans (Blacks)

  2. Arab Americans

  3. Asian Americans

  4. Caribbean Americans

  5. European Americans (Whites)

  6. Jewish Americans

  7. Hispanic Americans (Latinos)

  8. Native Americans (Indians)

  9. Pacific Islanders

  10. Women of ALL races, cultures and ethnicities

  11. Persons of various other cultures, races and ethnicities.

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Our Global Audience Also Serving Women, and Persons of Arab, Canadian, Caribbean, European, Jewish, Pacific Descent

 

Traffic and Demographic Summary:
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Viewing Audience Includes Millions of Web Portal Users and e-Subscribers

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User and Subscriber Audience Representing All U.S. States and 50+ Other Countries

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Averaging Millions of Unique Visitors per Year (Hundreds of thousands per month)

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Averaging Tens of Million of Hits per Year (Millions per month)

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Averaging Millions of Page Views per Month (Hundreds of thousands per month)

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Hundreds of Thousands of Subscribers to MPN’s Various Free e-Newsletters and Services

  93% Have Earned Post-Secondary Degrees

  84% Have Earned a Bachelor Degree or Higher

  42% Have Earned Graduate Degrees

  34% Have Annual Household Incomes of at Least $76,000

  Over 57% of Subscribers are Female

  More than 90% Are Between Ages of 25 – 55

PREMIUM MARKETING OFFERINGS - EMPLOYERS

We offer a wide range of standard, integrated and custom online, e-Marketing, and offline offerings, services and solutions that benefit and drive targeted results in support of our clients, advertisers and partners' diversity and multicultural outreach requirements.
 

Our clients include the U.S. Department of State, PricewaterhouseCoopers, MassMutual, FBI, CIA, JWT, TMP, Bernard Hodes, Verizon, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and many others - www.mpndiversityjobs.com/clients.pdf.

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Online Job Postings and Candidate Resume Database access;

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Turnkey Custom/Theme Event Planning, Marketing and Promotions;

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Education and Awareness Campaigns; Featured Employer Profiles;

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Online, e-Newsletter and Dedicated e-Blast Advertising Campaigns;

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Branding and Marketing Display Ads; Supplier Diversity Outreach;

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Training Courses, Seminars, Speakers (Diversity, Multicultural ...);

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Community Services Outreach;

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Communications Marketing and Distribution Services;

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Strategic Diversity/Multicultural Planning and Consultation;

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Contingency Recruiting, Executive Search, Candidate Referrals and related outreach initiatives.

 

To view and print our one rate card, please click on this link - http://www.mpndiversityjobs.com/rates.pdf

 

If interested in any of our Employer / Large Entity-focused online, e-Marketing or offline recruiting, branding and related multicultural outreach offerings, services and solutions, please click on our EMPLOYER SOLUTIONS or EMPLOYERS interface - http://www.mpndiversityjobs.com for rates, details, references, ad samples, archives and purchase options.

 

ONLINE
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Job Posting Ads - CLICK HERE

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Candidate Resume Browsing - CLICK HERE

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Recruiting Event Listings - CLICK HERE

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Featured Employer/Company Profiles - CLICK HERE

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Online Graphical Marketing Display Ads - CLICK HERE

 

E-MARKETING
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e-Newsletter Marketing Display Ads - CLICK HERE

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Dedicated E-mail Broadcast Announcements (eBlasts) - CLICK HERE

 

OFFLINE
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MPN Event Planning, Marketing, Support and Registration Services - CLICK HERE

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MPN Training, Speaking and Educational Services - CLICK HERE

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MPN Diversity Recruiters: Offline Recruiting and Resume Generation solutions     - CLICK HERE

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MPN Consulting Services - CLICK HERE

 

RATE CARD, PACKAGES, DEMOGRAPHICS, REFERENCES
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MPN Advertising Rate Card  >> ALL STANDARD OFFERINGS - CLICK HERE

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Marketing and Collateral References >> Demographics, Client References, Ad Samples, Archives - CLICK HERE

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Online Credit Card Purchases  - CLICK HERE

RATES, COLLATERAL, FAQs
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MPN General Advertising Offerings, Services, Solutions and Rates

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MPN Employer/Large-Entity Focused Advertising Offerings, Services, Solutions and Rates

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MPN MARKETING & COLLATERAL REFERENCES

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Click Here for Responses to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

MPN PRESIDENT / CEO BIO
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C. J. Bland - President/CEO
PRESS ROOM / MEDIA CENTER

 

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[March 2009] CNN interviews Minority Professional Network (MPN) Founder & CEO - Rising Job Loss impact on African-Americans and Latinos

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[January 2009] U.S. Department of State "Diversity Career Networking Night in Washington, DC" supported by Minority Professional Network (MPN)

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[September 2008] BEREAN CHRISTIAN CHURCH METRO ATLANTA CAREER FAIR presented by Minority Professional Network (mpnjobs.com)

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[September 2008] U.S. Department of State "Diversity Career Networking Night in Coral Gables (FL)" presented by Minority Professional Network (MPN)

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[May 2008] U.S. Department of State "Diversity Career Networking Night in New York (NY)" presented by Minority Professional Network (MPN)

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[October 2007] U.S. Department of State "Diversity Career Networking Night in Detroit (MI)" presented by Minority Professional Network (MPN)

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[April 2007] Minority Professional Network and CEO CJ Bland featured in Atlanta Journal Constitution Article

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[February 2007] U.S. Department of State "Diversity Career Networking Night in Raleigh (NC)" presented by Minority Professional Network (MPN)

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[Octubre de 2006 - Medios Consultores] U. S. El DEPARTAMENTO DE ESTADO TRAE la DIVERSIDAD el ESFUERZO A CHICAGO, IL (pdf)

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[October 2006] U.S. Department of State "Diversity Career Networking Night in Chicago (IL)" presented by Minority Professional Network (MPN)

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[September 2006] U.S. Department of State "Diversity Career Networking Night in Atlanta (GA)" presented by Minority Professional Network (MPN)

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[January 2006] U.S. Department of State "Diversity Career Networking Night in Miami (FL)" presented by Minority Professional Network (MPN)

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[January 2006] U.S. Department of State "Diversity Career Networking Night in San Antonio (TX)" presented by Minority Professional Network (MPN)

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[October 2005] U.S. Department of State "Diversity Career Networking Night in San Diego (CA)" presented by Minority Professional Network (MPN)

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[September 2005] U.S. Department of State "Diversity Career Networking Night in Anaheim (CA)" presented by Minority Professional Network (MPN)

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[July 19, 2005] PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Selects Minority Professional Network to Help Accelerate Diversity Recruiting Efforts

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[July 2005] Minority Professional Network and CEO CJ Bland featured in Rolling Out Magazine Article

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[March 2005] U.S. Department of State (DoS) selects Minority Professional Network (MPN) to Help Accelerate Diversity Recruiting Efforts

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[March 2005] U.S. Department of State "Diversity Career Networking Night in Los Angeles (CA)" presented by Minority Professional Network (MPN)

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[February 2005] U.S. Department of State "Diversity Career Networking Night in Houston (TX)" presented by Minority Professional Network (MPN)

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[January 19, 2004] The Minority Professional Network Expands Its Online and Offline Services  (PDF / Adobe Acrobat is needed)

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[July 28, 2003] Gensero and MPN Form Strategic Alliance  (PDF / Adobe Acrobat is needed)

MPN IN THE NEWS / PRESS RELEASES
Date Media Source Click Below for The Details

April 2007

Atlanta Journal - Constitution (AJC)

MPN CEO C.J. Bland featured in AJC Article

May 2006

Radio Show - Personal Urban Financial Services

Feature Interview with MPN Co-Founder Thomas Brooks

April 2006

Press coverage of new book:  A Wealth of Family:  An Adopted Son's International Quest for Heritage, Reunion and Enrichment by MPN Executive VP Thomas Brooks

Online Media Kit for the Book A Wealth of Family

July 2005

Rolling Out Magazine

MPN CEO C.J. Bland featured in Rolling Out  Article

Spring 2004

SMITHbusiness

(A publication of the Robert H. Smith School of Business - University of Maryland)

Feature Article on Maryland MBA Alum and MPN Executive VP Thomas Brooks

September 3, 2003

BET.com article What Goes Around:  Building Workplace Bridges

MPN Executive VP Thomas Brooks quoted extensively in the article

July 28, 2003

MPN Media Services

Gensero and MPN Form Strategic Alliance

February 15, 2003

MPN TV  Interview on "Cafe Central" Public Access Station (Atlanta, GA)

Interview and Discussion with MPN CEO CJ Bland about Origin and Focus of MPN, and importance of MPN as an effective networking resource

January 25, 2003

MPN Executive VP Thomas Brooks on Philadelphia's "Acres of Diamonds" Radio Talk Show with Dave Warren of WHAT 1340 AM

Interview and Discussion about Economic Development in the Minority Community

October 2002

NSBE Magazine (National Society of Black Engineers)

NSBE Members Bland and Brooks Make Major Contribution to Minority e-Commerce

July 3, 2002

MPN on 'News/Talk Live Morning Show" with Lawrence Bell on WAOK Talk Radio 1380 AM (Atlanta, GA)

Extensive 2-hour Interview and Interactive Discussion about the Power and Importance of the Internet as an Effective Networking Resource

July 2, 2002

MPN Radio Interview on The Atlanta Black Agenda Business Resource Center's Love 86/WAEC 860 AM

MPN Featured on "Powernomics" show hosted by Edith Campbell

May 2002

Marketing to the Emerging Majorities (National)

MPN Described in the New and Redirected Products Alert as a 'Virtual Networking Experience.'

May 2002

Feature on Career Communication's BlackEngineer.com web site

Feature article describing MPN's successful launch.

April 23, 2002

MPN on the Career Communication Group "Digital Journey" on Internet Radio (National)

MPN Featured on the "Digital Journey" Program.  Click Here to Listen to the Show.

April 23, 2002

MPN on 'Midday Atlanta Live' show with Jean Ross on WAOK Talk Radio 1380 AM (Atlanta, GA)

Extensive Interview about MPN and How the Website Connects Entrepreneurs with the Community

April 4, 2002

MPN Radio Interview on WCLK 91.9 FM (Atlanta, GA)

Coverage of MPN, its Subscriber Growth and its Community Partnerships

March 2002

Top 100 Black Sites Worldwide

MPN Featured in "Top 10"

March 2002

The Hispanic PR Monitor (Miami, FL)

See Page 8, Top of Column 3 of this Important Hispanic Publication

March 28, 2002

The San Bernardino (CA) American News

Extensive Feature Article in Southern California

March 19, 2002

The Philadelphia (PA) Tribune

MPN Featured in Business Section

March 9, 2002

Click2NewSites.com (National)

Online Coverage of the MPN National Launch

March 7, 2002

El Observador (San Jose, CA)

Coverage in the #1 Bilingual Newspaper in the San Francisco Bay Area

March 6, 2002

Atlanta (GA) Journal Constitution

Featured in Business Section under "Tech Talk"

March 1, 2002 MPN Media Services MPN National Launch
MPN National Launch (en Espańol) 

(PDF /
Adobe Acrobat is needed)

March 1, 2002

MPN TV Interview on Dekalb County (GA) Public Access Channel

MPN Featured on "Let's Talk Dekalb"  show hosted by Lance Robertson

December 11, 2001

MPN TV Interview on NBC Affiliate 11Alive WXIA-TV (Atlanta, GA)

Pre-Launch TV Coverage

 
WORK FOR MPN
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Flexible, Part-Time & Full-Time Employment and Partnership Opportunities with Minority Professional Network, Inc

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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