International Reggae artist Neeqah is make big moves, her latest hit single “Melanin” Ft Charly Blacks the song was named as theme official theme song for the event. The Artist will serve as the official ambassador for the event and her song will be in all our advertisements.
A donation of$20,000 will go to an all girl charity of the artist’s choice.“The song promotes “self love” and acceptance of us as a people. In today’s society we need to motivate the younger generation by nurturing their minds with positive messages that will empower them, and encourage them to “think big” says the brainchild of the event Miss Alicia-ann Carpio Roxborough aka Sassydivva Media Personality and Host of “The Sassy Show” andCEO of Sassy Entertainment Marketing Media Agency.
FemFest JA is the first event of its kind in the Caribbean & Jamaica the event promises to bemore than just a Music Festival and Expo.Our mission is to showcase “Female Excellence” in all forms, and we will be highlighting over 20Females in the field of Business, Entertainment, Education and Sports with a “Femfest HonoreeAward” say’s Miss Roxborough,
we will be issuing 3 Lifetime Achievement Award.February is known as “Black History Month” as well as “Reggae Month”, what a better way tocelebrate and honor them by launching this event by doing A “The Sassy Show Exclusive”interviews On Ready TV airing March 1, 2019.
March is the month of excellence, a month when we honor females internationally from different walks of life and Religions.The Festival is set to begins at 10am with exhibitions from Ceejarts, Flavor Fresh, Jelles BodyEssentials, Klutcha Ja Organics, Icravetones, Ready TV, My Budget Leaf, Fabhijabeez, PukrupCosmetics, Mo’s Beauty Supplies, The Beauty Hair Hut, Tiffys Kollection, Mickalia SymoneDesigns, NJ Fashions, Unregretful Hair JA, Shapes Cosmetics, Wunder Krafts, 876- Stylish wigsis also a sponsor for the event.
Our goal is to #Empower #Educate #Execute hence we will have a series of panel discussionsstarting at 4:30 with the “Business Segment” with guest speaker Xavier Campbell of Sure Pass Institute and Structural Creations, Small Business Loan Officer and Kerron Clarke CEO of MyBudget Leaf they will be speaking on the topic “Let Your Budget Fit”.
Then moving straight into the “A Woman’s World” discussion with special guest speakers such as Simone Green of National Center For Youth Development, Scholar & Motivational SpeakerKemisha Kelly, Ceo of Taylormade Pr & Events Talisa Taylor along with Top Gynecologist/Obstetrician Dr. Garth McDonald who will be speaking about “Womb Wellness” Session along
with Cosmic Wombman who will be doing a vagina breathing exercise with patrons.
Personal trainer David Perry and Recording Artist and Fitness expert Stacious will speak on “Fitness.” The Festival’s daytime activities will be hosted by Geezy B host of Hype TV’s 876 Hip Hop with“GEM’S OF DANCEHALL & REGGAE” segment featuring live performances from MissChin, Saine, Sekkelz, Dasia, Nateesha Stream, Angel Eyes, and more.The fashion show will feature Clapfashions, Leanora’s Sandals, Kisses Boutique and Mickalia-Symone Designs & NJ Fashions & Accessories.
The catch of the night is our award show and here are our Honorees:Business:“Business Woman of the Year” Miss Shanlane Lee-Chin CEO of Flavor Fresh Bakery & IzzyTreats“Book of the Year” Make it Count by Nicole McLaren Campbell
Community Development“Youth Worker of the Year” Miss Simone Green, NCYD Parish Coordinator
Education:Scholar and Youth Advocate, Miss Kemesha KellyEducator and Principal of Waterford Primary School, Mrs. Octavia Waite
Entertainment:“Best New TV Show” “The Release” Miss Talisa Taylor“Female Album of the Year” Spice “Song of the Year” Shenseea“Most Improved Female Artist” Pamputtae“Best Social Media Site” Deardream “Female Producer of the Year” DJ Sparks“Breakout Dancehall Artist of 2018” Yanique Curvy Diva
“Most Consistent Dancehall Artist” D Angel“Most Consistent Reggae Artist for 2018” Stacious“Breakout Reggae Artist of the Year” KoffeeFemale Director of the Year 2018” Sasha Bling
Lifetime Achievement Awards Honorees:Miss Sharon Burke Lifetime Achievement Industry AwardMacka Diamond Lifetime Achievement Award in MusicDancing Expression Lifetime achievement Award in Performing Arts
Sports:The Reggae Girls
The People’s Choice Award categories:Persons will vote via social media and text messages, voting will begin March 1, 2019 for this category see the press for more details. Best Female Performance for 2018The Nominees are (Spice Reggae Sumfests 2018, Shenseea BET Experience 2018, DoveyMagnum Home Coming Performance, Yanique Curvy Diva Dream Weekend 2018Performance and Dangel performance at 100 Live) Top Trending Female Artist for 2018The Nominees are (Spice, Shenseea, Ishawna, Shauna Chynn, and Yanique Curvy Diva) Best Female Dancer of The YearThe Nominees are (Dancing Rebel, Happy Feet, and Desha Ravers) Most Fashionable Female ArtistThe Nominees are (Shenseea, Dangel, Yanique Curvy Diva, Spice, and Shauna Chynn) Queen of RadioThe Nominees are Miss Kitty, ZJ Sparks, DJ Sunshine, Lady Renee, and DJ Naz.
Gem of Dancehall Awards nomineesThe Nominees are Stylish, Starface, Shauna Chynn, Dovey Magnum, D.I
Femfest #EMPOWER #EDUCATE #EXECUTE, booth spaces available use our #femfestjato find out more about the event.