Wednesday, January 19, 2011

You're Invited - If You're in New York

WHCR Radio Personality Ricky Young Hosts Speaker & Author JoAnn Corley for A Special Events Weekend Honoring Dr. King

For Immediate Release: New York, (Harlem), NY

In honor of the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King and his speech “I Have a Dream,” Ricky Young, host of the popular WHCR City Colleges of New York radio show “What’s in Your Hand” and JoAnn Corley, Atlanta based motivational speaker & author of the book The 1% Edge will be presenting two special events.

On Saturday, January 22 from 7:00 – 9:00 pm in collaboration with a popular Harlem dinner spot the Creole Restaurant, Rick Young will host JoAnn Corley for a motivational talk entitled:  Living the Dream Using The 1% Edge.  The talk will provide inspirational as well as practical tools on how to live out a dream.

Kevin Walters, proprietor of the restaurant encourages those attending the event to come early and enjoy an acclaimed selection of Creole cuisine prior to the 7:00 event: reservations are encouraged. The Creole Restaurant is located at 2167 Third Ave, New York, NY 10035 – phone: 212.876.8838.

Additionally JoAnn Corley will be Rick Young’s in studio guest for the Sunday morning edition of his two hour radio show What’s in Your Hand located on 90.3 fm – WHCR. The in studio collaboration will continue the discussion combining Ricky Young’s motivational themes, Dr. King’s dream theme, and JoAnn Corley’s success principle -the 1% edge - relating them to personal and professional success today. It promises to be upbeat, motivational, and inspiring.

About the Hosts:  Ricky Young is the radio host of "What's in Your Hand" on WHCR 90.3 fm – City Colleges of New York ( ). “What's in Your Hand” is a motivational radio program focused on success and achievement with the goal of inspiring the listener's to their (TAGS ) talents, abilities, gifts, and skills. 

Some of the past interview guests include: motivational legend Zig Ziglar, Michael Beckwith and Bob Proctor of the "Secret", Andrew Young former U.S. Ambassador and former Mayor of Atlanta, Darren Hardy publisher of Success Magazine, Motivational Speaker Les Brown and author of the book turned movie Pursuit of Happiness- Chris Gardner.

Rick Young has hosted Motivational Seminars & Workshops with Dr. Deepak Chopra and also Herbert Harris author of 12 Universal Laws of Success. Ricky is a former Professional Boxer with 22 bouts and was Boxing Coach at Columbia University for 11 years.  

JoAnn Corley is a nationally sought after motivational-business speaker and coach. She has conducted workshops to thousands across North America and has spoken in every major city in the U.S on such topics as Creative & Innovative Thinking, Emotional Intelligence, 21st Century Leadership, Communicating with Tact & Finesse and The Power of Execution – Getting Results.

She is author of the recently released book – The 1% Edge – Power Strategies to Increase Your Management Effectiveness, Wisdom@ Work and contributing author to the book Ordinary Women, Extraordinary Success – hailed as a must read by Jack Canfield of Chicken Soul for the Soul fame.

CREOLE Restaurant and Music Supper Club managed by proprietor Kevin Walters is an exquisite and unique dining and entertainment experience specializing in international Creole cuisine. It marries art, jazz, culture, entertainment and food into one location for a superb dining Harlem experience. It’s lighting, brick walls, artwork, bar and the aroma from the international Creole cuisine, permeates the room creating an ambiance of the nostalgic early jazz supper clubs.

The restaurant is located at 2167 Third Avenue, NE corner of 118th Street in Harlem. Dishes, such as Blackened Spicy Catfish, Gator Etoufee, CREOLE Stew Chicken, Blackened Shrimp Napoleon, Sweet Potato Beignets, and 20 gumbo variations are signature dishes at CREOLE. Reservations are encouraged: 212-876-8838.

Contact Information:
JoAnn Corley – 630.926.5323- -
Ricky Young – 917.776.5048 –
Creole Restaurant – Proprietor Kevin Walters - -

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