The New 97.7 Woman of the Week - Week of June 25, 2018
Name: Althea Blackford
From: Boston, MA
Nominated By: Rachel Weinstein
About The Woman Of The Week: Althea has spent most of her career in the areas of production and entertainment. After graduating from Northeastern University in 2003 with a Bachelor’s in Communication Studies and extensive internship experience under her belt, Althea went on to pursue a number of exciting opportunities. While continuing work as Theatre House Manager at the Northeastern theatre, Althea produced fashion shows for Banutu Real World Productions and continues work as Multi-Media Technician at Harvard University.
Ms. Blackford is the Owner and Executive Producer of VStyle (Visual Style) Productions, a media and event planning production company, as well as a travel agency. In 2005, she started producing episodes of Style It Up, a local fashion television show that profiles fashion designers in the New England area. She is also Executive Director of Boston Caribbean Fashion Week, a week long celebration of Caribbean culture which culminates in a professional fashion show. Althea amazes people with the grace and fortitude she takes on with every project. "If anyone deserves an honor as Boston's woman of the day, week or year, it is Althea!" says Rachel.
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Congratulations to Althea Blackford, our New 97.7 Woman Of The Week!
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