BET HER Presents the 2nd Annual BET HER Awards Hosted by Emmy Award-Winning Journalist Shaun Robinson Friday, June 21, 2019 at Milk Studios Los Angeles #BETHERAWARDS

ACTRESS STORM REID, TRAILBLAZER ESI EGGLESTON BRACEY, ENTREPRENEUR
COURTNEY ADELEYE, AND TECH DEVELOPER ERIN TEAGUE TO BE HONORED AT THIS
YEAR’S CEREMONY

PERFORMANCE BY ROC NATION ARTIST VICTORY

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BET HER is thrilled to announce the 2nd annual BET HER
AWARDS
scheduled to take place Friday, June 21, 2019 at LA
film and photography atelier, Milk Studios. Hosted by television
personality, author, producer, philanthropist and girls’ empowerment
activist, Shaun Robinson, the awards ceremony celebrates the
advancement and accomplishments of women of color across a spectrum of
industries. “I am honored to be hosting the BET Her Awards and saluting
such an exemplary group of women. It will be an empowering evening with
these ladies who are true change makers,” Robinson said of her hosting
gig.

This year’s honorees include actress Storm Reid, who will receive
the Rising Star Award. Executive Vice President and COO of Beauty &
Personal Care, Unilever North America, Esi Eggleston Bracey, will
receive the Business Maverick Award. Mane Choice CEO and natural hair
aficionado Courtney Adeleye is collecting the InfluencHER
Award and Erin Teague is this year’s Tech Maven Award recipient.
Musical guests taking the stage will Roc Nation singer/songwriter Victory
and DJ Ms. Nix.

Last year’s inaugural ceremony honored business mogul and television
personality Lala Anthony (Evolution Award); former Chief Brand
Officer for Uber, Bozoma Saint John (Business Maverick Award);
Women’s March National co-chair, Tamika D. Mallory (Social
Justice Award) and Morgan DeBaun, founder and CEO of media
lifestyle brand, Blavity (Tech Innovation Award).

The #BETHERAWARDS is sponsored by DOVE, Nissan, United
Healthcare
and Ciroc.

About BET Networks

BET Networks, a subsidiary of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA) (NASDAQ: VIA.B),
is the nation’s leading provider of quality entertainment, music, news
and public affairs television programming for the African-American
audience. The primary BET channel is in nearly 85 million households and
can be seen in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, the United
Kingdom, sub-Saharan Africa, France and South Korea. BET is the dominant
African-American consumer brand with a diverse group of business
extensions including BET.com, a leading Internet destination for Black
entertainment, music, culture, and news; BET HER (formerly CENTRIC), a
24-hour entertainment network targeting the African-American woman; BET
Music Networks – BET Jams, BET Soul and BET Gospel; BET Home
Entertainment; BET Live, BET’s growing festival business; BET Mobile,
which provides ringtones, games and video content for wireless devices;
and BET International, which operates BET Networks around the globe.

Contacts

Jamie Owens
212-205-3165
Jamie.Owens@bet.net

Melissa Nyarko
212-654-2242
Melissa.Nyarko@bet.net

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