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Every body wants to talk about it, but no one dares to do it. Well ladies and Gents we are here Urban News Networks® Broadcasting  Company  . A defining moment in broadcasting that will be catered to an Urban American audience. With a 24 hour urban news channel with Urban News Network® .

 

To HIP·HOP·TV® which will target urban millennials  and we are not all about music videos , we are about what you love about Hip Hop. We will bring you news that relates to you in "Hip Hop Daily" , Hip Hop City®, a dance -variety show that will bring you the latest trend in everything, We will bring you a brand new era in kids television with Kids Of Color TV™ This channel will be about what you love in kids programming but built to inspire and educate our next generation of leaders

HIP·HOP·TV Latino™ will be dedicated to all things Hip Hop in top U.S. Hispanic markets

 

TheaterLive Online® is a Live streaming services of Theater, musicals and plays and screening of films TV shows and other video content to create a launching pad for independent artist. We intend to help artist by using this platform as a fundraising mechanism as well as a hub for artist to be seen by producers , distributors and collaborators. While TheaterLive® Online streaming service offers a monthly subscription based service to high-quality shorts, features, documentaries, and TV series, our novel live streaming service is what set us apart from other film steaming sites. We will focus on becoming the site that you can see live musicals, plays, dance performances and other live events from around the world

We will have both OTT and Traditional broadcasting simply because its urban audience had stayed traditional even though OTT applications like Netflix and Hulu are out pacing the traditional routes

Our strategy will be to simply embrace any and all formats to accommodate our customers viewing needs and focus on the big picture of making and acquiring the very best TV shows, movies and content for our viewing audience and at the same time staying ahead of the curve of technology and adapting as need be.

 

Urban News Networks® Broadcasting  Company is led by true creative leaders that represents diversity and have the knowledge and networking to create a powerhouse in television and radio programming. We are looking forward to the challenge of bringing this new frontier of broadcasting to life 

TEAM

Urban News Networks®  Founder & CEO
Z-Man 

Urban News Networks®

Founder & CEO

Urban News Networks®  Creative Partner & producer

Urban News Networks®

Creative Partner & producer

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Emily
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Urban News Networks® &

The Motorcycle Channel  CFO

Urban News Networks®

COO & Producer

Z-Man has produced and developed numerous independent films and TV shows including hip hop high “The Killing Machines” , “Crickett and The Little Girl Power” and currently developing Other intellectual properties of Z-man films includes  HIP•HOP•TV®,  The Motorcycle Channel® Urban News Network® and Kids In Color TV   Urban News Network® Broadcasting Company  is working hard to bringing all of these companies to the market place, In our arsenal is a conglomerate of entertainment companies that will be marketed to the mainstream.

 Our strategy will be to simply embrace any and all formats to accommodate our customers viewing needs and focus on the big picture of making and acquiring the very best TV shows, movies and content for our viewing audience and at the same time staying ahead of the curve of technology and adapting as need be.

 Urban News Network® Broadcasting Company is led by true creative leaders that represents diversity and have the knowledge and networking to create a powerhouse in television programming.

Ilka T. De León is a passionate C-level executive with an accomplished global portfolio and the influence to go with it. After 25+ yrs of experience in the global marketplace (public and private sectors), Her creativity abounds and its immediately obvious she is a unique force given her experience as a musician (writer and vocalist produced by Auggie Johnson), her savvy contracts and business expertise and her ability to create synergies amongst people create tastes, create demand and facilitate the goals of partners and clients worldwide. From television to film, from melody to platinum hit, from concept to sales she is amazing.

Emily Miner is a highly accomplished professional with a broad range of skills and talents. A summa cum laude graduate of Southern New Hampshire University, Emily’s main career focus is Accounting and Finance. She is an inducted member of the National Society of Leadership and Success, inducted member of Alpha Sigma Lambda, and inducted member of Delta Mu Delta. She is employed by Marcum LLP, one of the world's top accounting firms and specializes in a myriad of business industries and services. She is known for her unparalleled client experience and professionalism.

Emily’s passion in life is motorcycles, as she shares that common bond with her family. She has gained notoriety for a restoration of a vintage chopper. This brought her to the attention of The Motorcycle Channel, and they have since worked on a TV series entitled “Lady Bike Builder”. This series captures all of the incredible events going on in her life, all while she makes history and shatters glass ceilings for women. Emily has since become a multiple award winning and champion bike builder, further cementing her presence and skill within the motorcycle industry.

This love for two wheels, combined with her strong accounting and finance background is what brought her to her current position as CFO of The Motorcycle Channel.

Tahlaad has written and produced a number of screenplays and video productions. His early exposure  to the media was in the 80s by way of ABC radio news and studying scripts from All  my Children and Ryan’s Hope.  After years of writing screenplays in horror and crime drama, Tahlaad produced and directed a number of industrial videos for Ralph Lauren’s Polo stores.

 

In the early 2000 he jointly produced the documentary “Straight Out of Yonkers” with DMX’s DJ Superior, Paul Dent and New York Times Jay Berhke. Other productions were the Force MD’s relived, We’re the Ones and Battlefield TV.

 

Tahlaad is also actively working with kids and communities as an Executive Director for a local Police Athletic League. He believes that if  the police  truly want to make a difference in a child’s life, there should be a partnership with parents, grandparents and the community. Tahlaad’s 50 years experience in the martial arts, crosses over into his lifestyle and creating educational and honest content. 

 

The Urban News Network can tell news story, fair and accurate while keeping free of opinions

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Urban News Networks® Broadcasting  Company

94 Broadway, Newburgh, NY 12550

zmanfilmcompany@aol.com

Tel: 845-674-7283

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