100th Anniversary of Titanic – World’s Fastest Talking Female breaks world record and does Memorial Prayer as ordained minister down by wreck site of Titanic.


Putnam, New York – With the 100th anniversary of the RMS Titanic approaching on April 14, 2012, Fran Capo the Guinness Book of Worlds Record Fastest talking female talks about her once in a lifetime two and a half mile journey down to the wreck site of the Titanic, a journey only 108 people have made – more people have been to outer space! Capo is a five-time world record holder, motivational speaker, comedienne and avid adventurer who has chronicled her adventures in her book, “Adrenaline Adventures.” To date, Capo has done over 100 high risk adventures which include; eating fire, bungee jumping, diving with sharks, having knives thrown at her, driving race cares, sleeping in an ice hotel, skydiving, being chased in Antarctica by a leopard seal…and the list goes on…but this modern day Nellie Bly says, “Going down to the Titanic is my greatest adventure yet!” So how exactly did a fast talker, talk her way to the bottom of the ocean? Capo had done a book signing at the top of Mount Kilimanjaro.



That picture circulated around the world and Capo got a call out of the blue from Brian Day O’Connor, the former US Supreme Court Justice’s son. Brian told Fran of the opportunity for this fantastic adventure that was known to few. Capo decided not only to visit the wreck site but make it memorable as well. So with the help of sponsors, this world record adventurer went the following year on July 10, 2005 to not only do a book signing in the Russian Mir submersiblebut become an ordained minister so she could pay homage to the deceased which lie in their watery


RMS Titanic

RMS Titanic (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


grave, 380 miles Southeast of New Foundland. With the guidance of a Navy Chaplain, she said the appropriate non-denominational prayer. A fact which is now chronicled in the “Diving Almanac and Yearbook-2008” and Ripley’s books. Capo says, “The journey was very surreal. I had to keep reminding myself as I stared out that 6 inch pressurized window of the submersible, that this was not the movie, I really was at the bottom of the North Atlantic ocean in complete darkness, staring history in the face. I also had to realize that if God forbid something should happen there was no rescue submersible that could come get us. It was eerie, exciting and humbling all at once and left me, the fast talker, speechless.” Capo also has funny tales to tell of her journey as well, “They told me that I’d be down there for 12 hours, no bathroom. I got worried so I figured I would wear a Depends…but since it’s only 7 feet inside and only accommodates 3 people, I figured if I went, it wouldn’t be hard to know it was me with the stinky diaper.” The complete story is listed on her website, She also tells the story on stage during her stand up comedy act and motivational speaking gigs.


To interview Fran during the 100th Titanic anniversary, see never before seen footage, read Fran’s journal adventure down to the Titanic or just find out what this wild fast talking adventurer is up to check out or call her at 845-526-3290 or 917-975-2149.







Today’s Transmedia Women’s welcomes Ann-Reade Moore to the Transmedia Brandcasting (Tm2b) Advisory Agency Alliance.

Today’s Transmedia Women welcomes Ann-Reade Moore Membership Manager at Andice Funding Alliance Network and new Transmedia Convergence Strategist at Andice Funding, Inc. (AIF) Ann will be be published regularly on  Today’s Transmedia Women’s Blog,  reporting on The TV Everywhere (TVe) Transmedia Brandcasting Industry.   Recognizing the power of monetized streaming video AFAN through its strategic alliance with World Colours Network Founder & CEO, Jay O’Conner, the world’s first Transmedia Brandcasting Catalyst will be expanding the practice seeking transmedia funding opportunities.  Recently it was reported and tweeted by @WCNTV  Bell invests in ‘TV everywhere’@Andice_AIF which was a 3 to 4 Billion Dollar wake up call for the entertainment industry and just the tip of the iceberg of the Convergence and The Power of Now.  We are pleased to welcome Ms. Read Moore the Transmedia Brandcasting (Tm2b) Advisory Agency Team.

Ann-Reade Moore

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Andice Integrated Funding (AIF) as working capital providers can help clients with the means to “match their short-term liabilities with their short-term income.” In laymen terms, with our funding, you can now manage cash flow and increase business. In addition to effective working capital, AIF can provide a hybrid of capital solutions you require to keep paced with business operations on a day-to-day basis.


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Andice Funding Alliance Network

Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Financial Services industry

March 2012Present (1 month) New York, NY

Our worldwide partnerships and business relationships enable ANDICE to offer a wide variety of discreet, comprehensive and creative business solutions tailored to meet specific needs and achieve unique goals.

Andice Integrated Funding (AIF) as working capital providers can help your clients with the means to “match their short-term liabilities with their short-term income.” In laymen terms, with your help and our funding, your clients can now manage their cash flow and increase business. In addition to effective working capital, AIF can provide a hybrid of capital solutions your clients require to keep their business operational on a day-to-day basis.

Recommend Ann-Reade’s work at Andice Funding Alliance Network

Convergence Strategist

Andice Integrated Funding, Inc. (AIF)


January 2012Present (3 months) New York, NY

Our funding solutions are intended to provide companies with working capital on a short-term basis with long term value and benefit.

We can arrange for the capital your clients need to buy the components and materials required to fulfill their contractual obligations and fill end-buyer needs. Whether your clients need a suite of ABL services, production funding, inventory funding, or short-term working capital to meet existing corporate or government orders, AIF can help.

We are simply offering short to medium-term funding solutions to assist in fulfilling current orders or contracts. We will extend an official private invitation to your clients in our no cost funding analysis specifically designed for SME’s.

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Recommend Ann-Reade’s work at Andice Integrated Funding, Inc. (AIF)


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Today’s Transmedia Women Showcase’s “LOVE MOODS” A Book of Poems by Hermene Hartman


Hermene Hartman 20 Plus Years of Publishing Excellence N’DIGO

About Hermene Hartman

Hermene Hartman is one of the most significant and influential Black women in American publishing. She serves as President and CEO of the Chicago-based Hartman Publishing Group, Inc. Her weekly column, Publisher’s Page, provides social commentary on hot topics of the day. Her radio program, VIEWS OF THE HEART, appears on Clear Channel station, WVAZ daily at 9:15 and 2:15.

N’DIGO, was founded in 1989, has the largest African American newspaper circulation in the nation and the largest alternative newspaper circulation in Chicago. N’DIGO is a weekly lifestyle publication for progressive readers. In 1995, N’DIGO PROFILES was established as a special annual publication, with a targeted insert in the Chicago Tribune and Crain’s Chicago Business Magazine.

Ms. Hartman is founder and president of N’DIGO Foundation, a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, which began in 1995. It sponsors an annual Black Tie Gala, for the sole purpose of raising funds for educational pursuits.

4 Steps To Romance This Valentine’s Day!

1. Order Love Moods for your Kindle

2.Put On Your Favorite Music

3. Have a Glass of Champagne

4. Read “Love Moods” To Your Loved One.

Available now on Amazon

 Love Moods lifts the spirit, touches the soul and invites you in to the emotions of Love!

2nd Lt Irma Cameron “Pete” Dryden Tuskegee Airmen Nurse Honored on The Tom Joyner Morning Show

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In just a few hours Pete Dryden former wife of Col Charles W. “A Train” Dryden will be on The Tom Joyner Morning show to talk about RED TAILS THE MOVIE.

Pete as we affectionately call her is one of the few living Tuskegee Nurses.  We honor her and all the Women Nurses who supported the Tuskegee Airmen.   While they are not honored in this movie it is our goal to make sure her story is told.

Today is a historic day and Irma Pete Dryden you are TODAY’S TRANSMEDIA WOMAN.


Today’s Transmedia Woman highlights the long list of accomplishments of Ms. Helen Greer of the Greer Entertainment Agency International


Today’s Transmedia Woman highlights the long list of accomplishments of Ms. Helen Greer of the Greer Entertainment Agency who for more than 50 years has served the Music Industry.  This Music Legend was brought to WCNTV’s  attention by International Goodwill Ambassador Oscar J. Webb Vice Chairman of World Colours Network Television.   50 Years of working with some of the top talent in the African American Community we celebrate the accomplishments of this Today’s Transemdia Woman, Ms. Helen Greer.  we look forward to working with you and supporting the continued longevity of your business success.

Helen Greer Agency

Greer Entertainment Agency International

1725 S. Rainbow Boulevard  *  Suite 2 – #160

Las Vegas, Nevada  89146

Office: 702.368.7654   *   Fax: 702.253.5796   *   Email:

Celebrating 51 Years of Booking the Best in the Business !  

(Bonded Licensed Entertainment Booking Agent since 1961



‘Booking Entertainment Queen’

Helen Greer with one of her many clients ‘Cab Calloway Look-Alike’ Jesse’

‘The Real Royalty in Booking Agents’
Founder / CEO & President
‘a  true Legendary Pioneer in Entertainment’


Helen Greer’s

Greer Entertainment Agency Int’l


‘Celebrating 47 Years of Booking the Best in the Business’ 

(Bonded Licensed Entertainment Agent since 1961)



  • Music Concerts Tours
  • Music Festivals & Fairs
  • Night Clubs & Theatres
  • Special VIP  Private Events
  • Casino Site Appearances
  • College Homecomings
  • Television Appearances
  • Sports Celebrity Appearances
  • Lectures from Celebrities
  • Celebrities for Churches
  • Celebrities for Red Carpet Events
  • Artists for Work Shops & Tradeshows


Brief Profile & History of Icon Helen Greer:

In 1960, Helen Greer opened her first talent agency in the City of San Francisco, and in doing so, became the first African-American Female to be licensed and bonded by the State of California.

In 1964, Helen Greer expanded her business by opening up a branch office in Seattle Washington, and again made a bit of history by becoming the first American-American Female to be licensed by the State of Washington as a talent agent.

In 1971, Helen Greer opened her office in Atlanta, Georgia, again challenging the status quo by becoming the first African-American Female to be licensed as a talent agent in the State of Georgia.

During this time, she booked many, many music stars, and worked exclusively with the late great Brook Benton from 1972 until his death in 1986.

In 1980, Helen Greer founded and produced the ‘Top Star Awards’ (compared to a Music Academy Awards style of Show). The show honored local artist throughout the Six Major Cities including Atlanta.  Now, President of the Academy Awards, Richard Green worked on Helen Greer’s production team on the original ‘Top Show Awards’. Some say that today’s Academy Awards is of similar style and format of Helen Greer’s one time production.

In 1982, Helen Greer was appointed by Lt. Governor Zell Miller of Georgia to serve as a member of the Citizen’s Advisory Council of the Music Industry Committee in the Georgia Senate, representing the State of Georgia.

In 1995, Helen Greer was awarded a ‘Pioneer Award’ by the Anheuser Busch and COPE (Club Owners Promoters & Entertainers Organization).

Helen Greer is busy with many daily bookings of entertainers, acts from the Temptations, Jeffrey Osburne, Midnight Star, Pattie LaBelle, Al Green, Isaac Hayes, requests recently have come for Rock ‘n’ Roll American Music Award Artist of the Year Kid Rock, from Gospel, R & B, Rock & Blues, and so many more.

In 1996, Helen Greer filed and was granted the exclusive US rights to the Trade Name, the Trademark, and the US Copyright name, Helen recently formed the Delaware Corporation, ‘Cotton Club Revue’. In 2000, Mr. Leonard Reed, 95 years old, and the original and only Producer of the famous Harlem and Broadway Cotton Club Revue joined Helen Greer as her key consultant to the upcoming 2004, Las Vegas Broadway Musical Play, ‘Helen Greer’s Cotton Club Revue’.

In 2003,  Ms. Greer licensed the rights to her Helen Greer’s Cotton Club Revue’ to Celebrity Icon Slots, Inc. to create an exciting Slot Machine which pays a tribute to the likeness and sounds of some of the former legends of the Cotton Club Revue. Including, Mr. Leonard Reed, the ‘Shim Sham’ Man. The Helen Greer’s Cotton Club Revue Slot Machine made it debut in at the 2003 Las Vegas Convention Centre Gaming Expo Show in Sept. Her slot machine is expected to be release in 2006/07.

Queen Helen Greer’s Clients served are much to many to list, but her Star Galaxy of Excellence in Booking have included:


* Lou Rawls                   Blue Magic           Al Jarreau            The Commodores

* Marlena Shaw   The Whipers        The Temptations  The Impressions

* Arthur Prysock Redd Fox             J. Guitar Watson  The Ohio Players

* B.B. King          The Manhattans   Harold Mevin       Lakeside

* Midnight Star    The O’Jays           Natalie Cole              Frankie Beverly & Maze

* Lloyd Price        * Jerry Butler       * Gene Chandler   * Ben E. King

* Bootsy Collins  …..and many more


Helen Greer is also an equity partner with the United for the World Evens Group, Inc.

Queen Helen Greer’s Awards and Achievements have been many, to extensive to name them all, however, a few include:


* The Distinguished Contribution Award for Outstanding Promotions of Black Music & Black Musicians National Association of Negro Musicians.

* “The Key to the City” from the Mayor of Las Vegas honoring Queen Helen as the first African-American Female to open a talent agency that is licensed and bonded in the State of Nevada.

*  Award from the National Association of Negro Musicians, Inc.

*  Award of Excellence Las Vegas Music Industry Entrepreneur Award

*  ‘Celebrity Roast Award’ in Atlanta / Entertainment USA Magazine

*  Mayor’s Certificate of Commendation / Outstanding Contributions to the Entertainment Industry / City of Los Angeles / Major Richard J. Riordan

*  Alliance of Black Technicians Outstanding Achievement Award / State of California Recognition / Diane E. Watson, 26th Senatorial District.

*  County of Los Angeles / Outstanding Achievements in Promotions of Black Music & Black Musicians / Yvonne Brathwaite-Burke, Chairwoman.

Important Statement from ‘Queen’ Helen Greer:


“ Customer service is not a department, it is an attitude.  In business there is only one Boss, and that is the customers.  They can decide to fire everyone in the company, from the CEO& President on down, by spending their money somewhere else.  Our solid foundations of excellence remain, ‘Quality, Service, and Teamwork’.  The Greer Entertainment Agency Int’l. real Success over the past 47 years of serving my clients and customers have been truly realized by helping to make others Successful.”


For Further Information:

Contact:  William ‘Dollar-Bill’ Waller


                 Director of Business Affairs & Marketing

                 Helen Greer and The Greer Entertainment Agency Int’l


Chief Field Agent:  Ms. Rose Lewis


Contact:   Ms. Helen Greer, CEO & President

Phone:     702.368.7654                   Fax:  702.253.5796





As the world’s First Transmedia Brandcasting Catalysts at WCNTV we get to work on, report on some of the coolest things in the world. This weekend New York’s Latest Citizen is BLUE IVY CARTER.   While the Carters could have had their baby anywhere in the world they chose NYC.  And yes there is something very special about being from NYC.  And the rest of us simply want to welcome an congratulate the Carter Family.




Yuliana Candra for BlacMéra Couture Fashion Week at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, February 17, 2012

Yuliana Candra for BlacMéra


Modern Designs Inspired by Old World Romanticism



The latest collection by Yuliana Candra under her BlacMéra label will be shown at the upcoming Couture Fashion Week at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, February 17, 2012. The fashion show will be held in the legendary Grand Ballroom of the world-famous Waldorf Astoria in New York City. The fashion show will be preceded by the latest collection by designer LAURA WILLIAMS.

BlacMéra, the couture brand founded by Yuliana Candra, has a vision to bring the femininity and the romanticism of the old world to modern, strong, and powerful women. To attain an effortless elegance with international appeal, the designer draws her inspiration from the

om the heritage of world cultures and transforms the rich nuances into contemporary high fashion through detailed craftsmanship and the finest textiles. Her understanding of grace and beauty from a seasoned exploration around the world is expressed meticulously through distinctive beading, hand embroidery, crystal work, and intricate embellishments. The lavish and alluring signature pieces are cut-to-the-curve to accentuate the feminine silhouette.


Ms. Candra’s passion for world cultures has inspired her commitment to the research and revival of various dying arts and crafts and her collaborations with artisans from around the globe. BlacMéra’s collections are glamorous and sophisticated, yet unique and bold with historical opulence and a personalized character. “I am often asked what is my inspiration for the hand painted tunic dresses, says Ms. Candra. “Photography is my long-time passion and I captured beauty from unusual places and objects, such as a rustic window in Morocco, an elephant face full of wrinkles in Rajashtan, a pile of colorful garbage in Zanzibar Island. I gathered knowledge of unfortunate dying arts in various places. I have always wanted to do something about reviving them. Here I am, finally connecting everything I love: travel, photography, culture, arts, and making a difference.”


BlacMéra was featured at the recent 53rd Grammy Awards as well as at the Primetime Emmy and ESPN/ESPY Awards. At the 2011 Academy Awards celebrities including Anne Hathaway, Nicole Kidman, Annette Bening, Amy Adams, and Michelle Williams were among the nominees who received the designer’s signature hand painted tunics. Yuliana Candra is a favorite designer of Riza Santos, the recently crowned Miss World Canada 2011, who wore BlacMéra’s evening gowns, cocktail dresses, and jewelry during the competition.


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