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Fly Events: #SUMMERFRIDAYS Concludes with ’10 Pins’ Charity Bowling Event at Brooklyn Bowl

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Recently, Team Epiphany concluded it¹s 7th annual #SUMMERFRIDAYS events series ­inviting influential New Yorkers to enjoy all of the things that make summer in the city special ­with 10 Pins, a charity bowling party held at Brooklyn Bowl.
For three consecutive weeks, #SUMMERFRIDAYS has brought highly-anticipated, themed fetes to the city including:
  • “Oh Ship!² – a party held aboard the Hornblower yacht at Pier40 with a scenic boat cruise around the island of Manhattan.
  • ³The  Sleepover² – Tapping into the nostalgia of the 90’s house party, “The Sleepover” was a pajama party reinvented for adults with performances by GoldLink and Masego.
And for the finale of the event series, Team Epiphany gave back to the community & the culture with ’10 Pins,’ as 10 of NYC¹s most influential brands, restaurants, companies competed in the charity bowling party to benefit the Harold Hunter Foundation.  
 
The teams included; Pintrill, Jason Markk, Mighty Healthy, Sweetchick, Greats, Married to the Mob, Miss Lilly’s, Complex, Epic Records and more. 
 
With drinks provided by Tequila Avion, and some of the city¹s best bites provided by Blue Ribbon Chicken, guests watched the competition unfold while knocking down some pins as well. FoodKick provided additional fresh snacks to pair with the event¹s custom-themed cocktails. 
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In the surprise of the evening, renown DJ,  Scram Jones joined DJ Wonder on the turntables for an epic back-and-fourth battle moderated by the legendary DJ Clark Kent. The crowd was awestruck as the DJ¹s traded turns playing their one-of-a-kind mixes ­ from the latest hits, to 90¹s jams, to old-school classics. You can listen to DJ Wonder¹s set online here.
In the end, Miss Lilly’s emerged victorious from the competition and was granted the honor to present a check benefitting the Harold Hunter Foundation ­ a non-profit, grassroots, skateboard community-based organization that uses skateboarding as a vehicle to provide inner-city youth with valuable life experiences that nurture individual creativity, resourcefulness, and the development of life skills. The check was presented the Harold Hunters son, Ronald Hunter. 
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#SUMMERFRIDAYS: ‘The Sleepover’ Pajama Party with Masego and GoldLink Performance

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Last Friday, Team Epiphany and Complex Media continued #SUMMERFRIDAYS – an annual event series that brings together NYC’s most influential tastemakers – with the second activation of the summer, The Sleepover.
 
Aptly named, ‘The Sleepover’ was a pajama party for adults that brought back all the nostalgia of the classic 90’s house-party. Held in Brooklyn at the cornerstone nightlife venue Kinfolk, partygoers enjoyed custom-themed cocktails provided by Avion as guests took pictures with  The Sleepover’s mascot, a life-sized teddy bear. #SUMMERFRIDAYS resident DJ, DJ Wonder provided the mix for the evening – which will be available every week here, powered by JBL Audio
 
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Midway through the event, Team Epiphany Founder and Managing Partner Coltrane Curtis introduced two of today’s hottest up-and-coming hip-hop artist –as GoldLink and Masego took the stage to perform. 
 
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One of the most talented emerging artist today, Masego brought his live instrumentation (saxophone) and unique TrapHouse Jazz melodies to the stage with an upbeat performance of his stand out singles “Seniorita”, “Girls That Dance” and “Bounce”
 
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Following Masego’s set, Soulection recording artist and 2015 XXL Freshman GoldLink performed his hits “Spectrum”, “Dance On Me” and “Late Night” featuring Masego! 
 
This finale  of this year’s #SUMMERFRIDAYS events series will take place this Friday at a Williamsburg hotspot where 10 of NYC’s most influential brands, restaurants and companies will compete to have the highest average score in a charity bowling competition. The winning team will have money donated to the Harold Hunter Foundation in their name. Teams will include: Pintrill, Jason Mark, Mighty Healthy, Sweetchick, Greats, Married to the Mob and more. The event will also include a special guest DJ and amazing eats provided by Blue Ribbon Fried Chicken.
 

Originally launched in 2009, the series was rebranded in June 2012 as #SUMMERFRIDAYS, and has since become the go-to event for New Yorkers in-the-know.

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Last Night In NYC: Luke James Takes Over Heineken’s “Friends + Family” Loft Party

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It was a grand ole evening in the city of New York over at the Le Parker Meridien! Held in the extravagant Estrela Penthouse with the most epic view of the city and Central Park, singer/songwriter hosted the evenings festivities of Heineken‘s “Friends + Family” Series. 

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Fly Events: Team Epiphany Heineken Friends + Family BBQ Hosted By Angela Simmons [Photos]

 

Claire Sulmers (Fashion Bomb Daily), Legendary Damon and Angela Simmons

Friday, August 8th, Team Epiphany brought friends and family together for some good food and plenty of Heineken beer.

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FLY Events: Team Epiphany + Complex Team Up For #SummerFridays Event Series

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Brand solutions agency Team Epiphany teamed up with Complex Magazine for the fifth installment of their highly anticipated #SummerFridays event series.

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Last Evening In NYC: Chef Roblé Hosts Heineken’s “Friends + Family” BBQ

Yesterday afternoon in NYC, Chef Roblé hosted the first BBQ themed “Friends + Family”.

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FLY Events: Team Epiphany’s #SummerFridays Brooklyn Luau Launch Event

Yesterday afternoon/evening the rain and cool temperatures couldn’t stop Team Epiphany from holding a luau in Brooklyn at Brooklyn Terrace in the hear of Downtown Brooklyn. The “Brooklyn Luau” served as the launch event for Team Epiphany’s famed #SummerFridays event series. Tastemakers,bloggers,media and other invited guest packed in the venue and sipped on cocktails provided by Hennessy and ice-cold beverages provided by Heineken and Pepsi. The DJ kept the mood Hawaiian even though the weather outside gave another impression. This was just the start though stay tuned as Team SFPL will be bringing you more highlights from #SummerFridays. Peep some more pics from the afternoon/night below.

A welcoming sight once you step off the elevator. Pepsi was one of the many sponsors of the vent. Roc Nation Artist Elijah Blake was in the building. DJ Meka (2DopeBoyz), Low Key (Youheardthatnew) and Kam (@KoolestKidout) Fly Guys Rae Holliday, Gabriel Williams and the lovely Claire Sulmers (Fashion Bomb Daily) Pana J.Smith and Rae Holliday

Photos courtesy of: SFPL’s own Bernard Beanz Smalls

Be sure to checkout out the SFPL’s Facebook page for more photos!

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Tuesday in FASHION: Timberland X Team Epiphany …

I feel special now. Tastemakers like Pharrell, Jamie Fox, Va$htie, Tristan Wilds, and fellow Blogger Marcus Troy have all been spotted in new Timberland Boots courtesy of Team Epiphany. Team Epiphany recently announced that it has been selected as the seeding influencer PR agency of record for The Timberland Company.

‘Team Epiphany will work closely with Timberland throughout 2010 to develop and implement influencer strategy for the brand’s footwear in North America. In particular, they will be tasked with helping to identify and engage with tastemakers and influencers who embody the Timberland spirit, reinforcing the brand’s authentic outdoor heritage. For 2010, their primary focus will be on key initiatives including the Earthkeepers™, Timberland Boot Company® and Abington® collections.’

Last week I received a package courtesy of Timberland & Team Epiphany and I was quite humbled. Seriously. It’s one thing to consider yourself an influencer, it’s another to be given that title by your peers.

Not to mention that the boots are DOPE!

Pharrell has the Earthkeepers 2.0

And Terrence J has the Tackheads I have, but in a different colorway. Step into Timberland and peep how they are stepping that boot and shoe game up!

Thanks to Levon & Team Epiphany!

-Stay Fly!