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On May 8th, Radio One Dallas and Workforce Dallas teamed up to host the DFW Career Fair, the city’s biggest job fair. There were more than fifty employers represented among them were more than 1,500 attendees, and we are grateful to each and every one of them. Workshops on financial literacy, mental health, and resume […] The post DFW Career Fair Recap (Photos) appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

We are incredibly excited for this year’s Tacos and Tequila Festival on Saturday, May 18th at Panther Island Pavilion! Related:Tacos and Tequila Festival[Tickets] Although we love the tons of cool activities available, we are even more lit about the incredible roster of artists slated to perform. As we know, our girl Ashanti will be hitting the stage and putting […] The post 5 Songs Ashanti Should Perform at Tacos and Tequila Festival appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

To commemorate Women’s History Month and Black Women’s History Month, observed in March and April, Tequila Herradura collaborated with Swan7 Productions to showcase remarkable Black and Brown women residing in the DFW region. The company has been in business for more than 150 years, and in recognition of Women’s History Month and the 50th anniversary […] The post 50 Extraordinary Black and Brown Women Honored at Tequila Herradura Dinner appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

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The ladies of Radio One Dallas hosted a beautiful Women’s History Month Celebration honoring women of DFW and their achievements. From the red carpet experience, to the live entertainment and art, the first annual She Is Awards ceremony was a success. It is truly amazing when women celebrate one another. The event brought out DFW’s […] The post She Is Awards: 2024 Recap Photos appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

It is with great pleasure that we present the 2024 She Is… Honorees.  On The Levee on March 17th, we will be celebrating the achievements of these remarkable women in their respective fields. Join us as we roll out the red carpet for a night to remember, complete with delectable food, refreshing drinks, and captivating […] The post She Is Awards: 2024 Honorees Announced! appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

 TOTAL RAISED: 21,101 Why Support St. Jude?   Families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food — so they can focus on helping their child live. When St. Jude opened in 1962, childhood cancer was largely considered incurable. Since then, St. Jude has helped push the overall survival rate […]

Radio One Dallas is excited to welcome singer, songwriter Letoya Lucket as a special guest at the first annual ‘She Is…’ Award Ceremony. She Is… a trailblazer whose presence will undoubtedly add a unique and inspiring dimension to the event. Join the ladies of Radio One Dallas to highlight community and businesswomen leaders in the […] The post Letoya Luckett is named a special guest of the “She Is” Awards. appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

Azim Rashid is a multifaceted entertainment executive, strategist, and marketing specialist with a career spanning alongside chart-topping artists, executives, cultural icons, and industry leaders at global brands. With a dynamic background that includes stints at Motown, Universal, Atlantic, Capitol, Roc Nation, and Columbia Records, Rashid has left an indelible mark on the entertainment industry. Rashid’s […] The post LOVE FOR 214: Meet Azim Rashid CEO of Alum Apparel appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

On Saturday, January 20, Radio One Dallas joined local community leaders, schools, and organizations in honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The parade for this year was postponed due of bad weather on the original day, but we still celebrated the annual event! Take in the sights and sounds as […] The post Dallas MLK Parade 2024(Photos) appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.