New York Blender magazine, Island/Def Jam records and Pony host an after-party for MTV's Video Music Awards. (From l.) Simone Smith with husband and recording artist L.L. Cool J.; Craig Marks, editor, Blender; Lance Ford, general manager, Blender.
New York Vibe magazine presents Mary J. Blige with the Quincy Jones Achievement Award for achievement in urban music. (From l.) Emil Wilbekin, editor in chief, Vibe; Mary J. Blige; Kenard Gibbs, president, Vibe.
New York Hallmark Channel promotes its original movie "Johnson County War" with a cattle drive through Times Square. (From l.) Jamie Welker, account manager, Initiative Media; Teriann Link, senior VP-account director, Initiative Media; Chris Yamasaki, marketing director, Hallmark Channel; Bill Formeca, director of western region client services, Initiative Media; Margot Thornhill, account executive, Outdoor Services.
New York To commemorate Sept. 11, Newsweek hosts a Future of New York luncheon. (From l.) Ken Weine, communications director, Newsweek; Julie Krumholz, VP-marketing, Newsweek; Mark Ingall, global strategic media director, Citibank.
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