The third annual Image Entertainment Distinction (IED) Awards takes place on Sunday July 12th at the elegant Radisson Hotel in New Rochelle, NYC. Acclaimed actress Janet Hubert will be presented with the IED Lifetime Achievement Award. The IED Awards will also honor international Chef Carlos La Cruz and entrepreneur Chasen Holland with the IED Hospitality Award. Ty Hunter, celebrity stylist of Grammy award winning artiste Beyonce will receive the IED Image Award.
The high-profile celebration will also honor actor Marc John Jefferies; designer Sonjja Baram; actor/model Prakash Patil; artist Steve Cas; entrepreneur Debotah Williams; music director Janelle Abraham; Humanitarian Lyn Rosen; businessman Dale Geffield; entrepreneur Jacene Thomas and publicist Bridgette Obrien.
The annual Award show will included a red carpet cocktail that starts at 6pm with tasty Hor d’oeuvre by SUEDE Modern Caribbean Restaurant; an award ceremony, runway fashion show with bag designer LDine Design, raffle and live performances.
The IED Awards which is produced by Glamsensedivas.com and Orchestrated Entertainment is expected to attract numerous celebrity guests and presenters. The IED Awards honor those who contribute to Image, Entertainment and Humanity. Part proceeds from the event will benefit the Annotto Bay Hospital in Portland, Jamaica, helping them procure an inventory for the children’s ward.