Please visit this site regularly as we are adding new readers sections. The latest posts will appear below. 2019 was a busy year for our staff and event planning committee. The time and efforts were well spent. The Roadies Of Color United International 1st Annual Conference and 10th Anniversary celebration was a huge success.
This was a must attend conference for those of you that have ever worked in the live entertainment industry, worked for a musical artist or have a desire to work in the industry. If you may have missed it the work has already begun on the conference for next year.
Our Sponsors for our 10th Anniversary and Conference.
Latest News Posts
We are pleased to announce our Roadies Of Color United 2019 Lenny Award Winners.
Our 2019 Professional of the year Lenny Award winners from Left to right Stuart Gray accepting the award for Leon Blue for Coach Bus driver, Adrian Porter for Programer/ Playback, Gerald Mcdougald for Rigging, William “Bill Reeves for Tour Management, Ryan Williams for Lighting Director, Gabi Parra for production Coordinator, Chad Beverly accepting the award for David Beverly for Wardrobe, Victor Reed sr. for Production Management, Lance”KC” Jackson accepting the award for Alex Williams for Video Director, Kenneth Williams accepting for Keven Brown and Joshua “Fez” Delport for Audio Engineering, Brandee Wilder for Wardrobe and Shae Usher accepting in Memoriam Plaque for the Jimmy Daniels Family.
Roadies of Color United 10th Anniversary Reunion Celebration Event Organizers
Meet the Organizers and Event planning committee for the upcoming Roadies of Color United Reunion 10th anniversary celebration. This event is the vision of Lance “K.C” Jackson. “It’s been a long time coming ” says Lance Jackson, Chair Person of the Committee. Our Team bios will be posted soon.
Lance K.C. Jackson
“Earth, Wind, & Fire”
“Earth, Wind, & Fire”
Road Manager / Production Manager
E Kevin Jones
Production Manager, New Jersey Performing Arts Center
C. E. O. Jimmy Daniels-Celebrity/High Profile Transportation, LLC/Security Consultant
Victor Reed Sr.
CEO Global Events Productions Network LLC
Production Manager for Mary J Bilge and ASAP Rocky
Lisa Pittman Dennis
Attorney Law Office of Lisa Pittman Dennis & Associates.
R.O.C.U. Professionals of the Month
We think recognition is important so once a month we recognize one of our members. Meet some of our recognized Professionals from 2018. Our 2019 Professionals will be posted soon. If you’d like to nominate someone drop us a line using our contact form.
INTRODUCING OUR OCTOBER 2018 FEATURED PROFESSIONAL OF THE MONTH Gabriela “Gabi” Parra Production Coordinator/PA/Hospitality Coordinator /Runner /Stagehand /Freelance PC
Gabriela “Gabi” Parra
Earth, Wind & Fire
INTRODUCING OUR NOVEMBER 2018 FEATURED PROFESSIONAL OF THE MONTH Thomas R. Selsey Stage Manager & Monitor Engineer. Stage/Audio tech at Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts….
Thomas R. Selsey
The Manhattans featuring Gerald Alston
INTRODUCING OUR December 2018 FEATURED PROFESSIONAL OF THE MONTH Wesley Copeland Production Manager, Independent Front of House and Monitor Engineer.
Independent Freelance Eng.
INTRODUCING OUR JANUARY 2019 FEATURED PROFESSIONAL OF THE MONTH Pedro Rodriguez
Philadephia, Pa based Tour Manager / Stage Manager / lighting tech with some audio experience.
INTRODUCING OUR FEBRUARY 2019 FEATURED PROFESSIONAL OF THE MONTH Brenda “Chief Bear” Long One of our best content contributors and loyal supporters of Roadies of Color United.
Brenda “Chief Bear” Long
INTRODUCING OUR MARCH2019 FEATURED PROFESSIONAL OF THE MONTH Roger M Edmunds Jr. Stage Manager / Lighting Director / Rock Steady Concert Lighting and Production
Rodger Edmuns Jr.
INTRODUCING OUR APRIL 2019 FEATURED PROFESSIONAL OF THE MONTH Danielle M. Lewis Motivated audio engineer, production manager, project manager and stage manager experienced in audio production, live sound reinforcement, theater and live recording events.
Danielle M. Lewis
Freelance Egineer, Production Manager
INTRODUCING OUR MAY 2019 FEATURED PROFESSIONAL OF THE MONTH Andrew”Dino” Johnson
A professional in the field of executive protection and promotional security. Association with many entertainers in the music industry, in addition to high-level executives.
Centurion International Consultants – President/CEO
INTRODUCING OUR JUNE 2019 FEATURED PROFESSIONAL OF THE MONTH Daychia Sledge Audio Engineer and Owner of MixWell World Productions Services Company providing a complete Audio Production One Stop Shop for all Audio Production needs and Online Audio Engineering Courses and Workshops.
Freelance Audio Engineer
INTRODUCING OUR JULY 2019 FEATURED PROFESSIONAL OF THE MONTH Ross Rylance
Tour & Production Manager, Site Coordinator, Security Director, Bus & Truck Driver, Sales & Implementation for Corporate Sponsorships and Artist Management.
INTRODUCING OUR AUGUST 2019 FEATURED PROFESSIONAL OF THE MONTH Greg Black
45 of consecutive years in the business. Production Manage,Stage Manager, Allstar Backline Tech and Carpenter.
Stage manager Anthony Hamiltion and Tony Braxton
INTRODUCING OUR SEPTEMBER 2019 FEATURED PROFESSIONAL OF THE MONTH Joe “OJ” Rainville
Backline Tech & Stage Mgr, for 10 years. Currently working freelance & hopes to move into a Brand Endorsement Rep. role.
Joe “OJ” Rainville
Stage manager / Backline Tech
INTRODUCING OUR OCTOBER 2019 FEATURED PROFESSIONAL OF THE MONTH Bernarr Ferebee Sr. Producer, Eighth Day Sound Senior Systems Analyst
Bernarr Ferebee S.
Earth, Wind & Fire
INTRODUCING OUR NOVEMBER 2019 FEATURED PROFESSIONAL OF THE MONTH Joe Schaffner aka “Uncle Joe” Production Manager Retired Aretha Franklin
Joe Schaffner aka “Uncle Joe”
INTRODUCING OUR DECEMBER 2019 FEATURED PROFESSIONAL OF THE MONTH Theodore Moyé Production Manager and Sound Engineer
Morris Day and Cameo
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