The 9th Annual Toast to Urban Entertainment Executives Honoring Women will celebrate Development Executive at Lee Daniels Entertainment, FOX’s EMPIRE Casting Director Leah Daniels-Butler, Columbia Records Vice President, Urban Promotion Cynthia Johnson, BMI Vice President, Writer/Publisher Relations Catherine Brewton,

Leah Daniels Butler

Founder/Creator of Karen Civil, mydiveo Co-founder & Chief Marketing Officer Roslynn Cobarrubias, and Founder/CEO of nine27 Entertainment Jeanine Daniel.

Presenters for the 9th Annual Toast to Urban Entertainment Executives include BET’s Vice President of Talent Casting, Robi Reed, President/CEO of the ABS Collective and Manager of R&B singer-songwriter Goapele, Angelia Bibbs-Sanders, ASCAP Associate Director, Mir Harris, Owner of, Jasmine Brand, Founder of Black Don’t Crack, Debra Hubbard and more.

Cynthia Johnson

Cynthia Johnson

Actress/Comedian Denee Busby will be the MC for this year’s toast and there will be live performances by Independent artists. The show will feature American Idol’s Joshua Ledet and others.

The event will be held on March 23rd at H.O.M.E in Beverly Hills, CA from 7PM to 11PM.