Inspired In New York Honors Celebrated An Electrifying Evening with KIM COLES & DR.OLAJIDE WILLIAMS
Lifetime Achievement Recognition In Memory Of: DR. MURIEL PETIONI
Presented By: FRIENDS OF HARLEM HOSPITAL
Hosted by: LENNY GREEN (KISS FM)
On behalf of the Inspired In New York Series we would like to thank the following: Councilwoman Inez Dickens and team, Assemblyman Herman D. Farrell and team, Leslie Wyche, Ernestine Temple, Lenny Green, Essence Gant, Sharon Long, Avalyn Simon and The New York Coalition of 100 Black Women, and The Chair Of Community Board 10 Mr. David Weaver.
KIM COLES, world renown American actress, author and comedian, DR. OLAJIDE WILLIAMS, Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology at Columbia University where he holds several leadership positions, including Chief of Staff of Neurology, Director of Acute Stroke Services and founder of the ‘Hip Hop Stroke’ program, DR. MURIEL PETIONI, legendary educator, activist, community server dubbed the “Mother of Medicine in Harlem” were honored by Inspired In New York Series, Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at Tian At The Riverbank in Harlem, NY.
Kim Coles, Dr. Olajide Williams and Dr. Muriel Petioni were chosen to receive this recognition by the honorable Councilwoman Inez Dickens & the honorable Assemblyman Herman D. Farrell due to their many years as innovators and trendsetters in the Health, Arts and Entertainment Industries. All honorees received a proclamation from New York for their contributions.
Contributing Sponsors:Tian At The Riverbank, CME Management, Promotional Pro Entertainment, MEGA Personalities, Ellique Inc., Denim Lounge, Aloft Harlem Hotel, Lez Play Radio, Luxury Blue Limo, NYC, Frances Handy, and International Film Network.
Other Noticable Celebrities in attendance: Carla Hall from Tiop Chef Season 5, Author Delvon Johnson & Model “Sheri Pierre”