ABCD & Company Announces Digital Partnership with Journalist Roland S. Martin to Produce Virtual Conferences

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ABCD & Company (ABCD), a leader in conferences and events, is proud to announce a new partnership with award-winning journalist Roland S. Martin and his company, Nu Vision Media, Inc. In light of the recent slaying of George Floyd and the civil unrest that has followed, ABCD and Martin have intensified their efforts to provide a platform for broad sharing of content that contributes to creating equity for communities of color. Those efforts have evolved into a specialized virtual event production experience.

RMU Host and Executive Producer Roland Martin

“There are tons of virtual event platforms out there; however, we wanted to provide an opportunity to amplify content for communities of color. We wanted a way for organizations of all kinds to stand out in the midst of the digital noise,” says Roland S. Martin.

ABCD & Company (ABCD), a leader in conferences and events, is proud to announce a new partnership with award-winning journalist Roland S. Martin and his company, Nu Vision Media. In light of the recent slaying of George Floyd and the civil unrest that has followed, ABCD and Martin have intensified their efforts to provide a platform for broad sharing of content that contributes to creating equity for communities of color. Those efforts have evolved into a specialized virtual event production experience.

The new partnership will enhance ABCD’s virtual meeting planning capabilities by providing a cutting edge platform that offers national audience reach. Through this partnership, ABCD will not only meet the logistics and planning needs of virtual events, but also broadcast those events through Martin’s social media platforms, reaching nearly 3 million followers. We will leverage Martin’s broadcast studio and ABCD’s infrastructure investment in multimedia production technology to provide an engaging, state-of-the-art experience for clients and their audiences. This investment will allow organizations to communicate industry-specific content with access to his audience.

“There are tons of virtual event platforms out there; however, we wanted to provide an opportunity to amplify content for communities of color. We wanted a way for organizations of all kinds to stand out in the midst of the digital noise,” says Roland S. Martin. "The benefits of this partnership will include live streaming through Facebook, Youtube, Periscope, Twitch, and Instagram TV (IGTV); custom branding & layouts; audience engagement (Chat, Polling, Q&A); recorded sessions; and reporting & analytics."

“As a trusted advisor to our clients, we observed the difficulty of transitioning in-person events to a virtual format. We are excited to provide a solution to that challenge and specifically help organizations engage multicultural stakeholders,”says Durecia Moorer, Managing Partner & Chief Marketing Officer at ABCD & Company.

The partnership is now underway and has begun accepting clients. https://www.abcdandcompany.com/roland-announcement/

About ABCD & Company
ABCD & Company (ABCD) is a national, award-winning, full-service marketing and events firm, specializing in stakeholder engagement and multicultural communications. Located in Rockville, MD, we serve clients across 19 states and 26 cities. ABCD leverages technology, cross-functional teams, and a national network of suppliers to help clients better connect and communicate with their internal and external stakeholders. Our core service offerings are branding, digital and creative services, events and meeting planning, people strategy, and communications, and engagement.

About Nu Vision Media, Inc.
Nu Vision Media, Inc. is a full-service media firm that produces and distributes Roland S. Martin’s daily digital show, #RolandMartinUnfiltered, the first daily online show in history focused on news and analysis of politics, entertainment, sports, and culture from an explicitly African American perspective. NVM services also includes coordinating and producing live streaming events; manages its own speakers bureau; publishes books; and offers on-air and off-air media consulting.

The company is led by Roland S. Martin, an award-winning journalist who has worked for CNN, TV One, the Tom Joyner Morning Show, Essence Magazine and a host of others. He has been named four times by Ebony Magazine as one of the 150 Most Influential African Americans in the United States and is a four-time NAACP Image Award winner.

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