Business Etiquette Youth Seminar

"A Blue Print to Becoming Successful as a Teen"

Mr. Deovonte Means, Editor-in– Chief of the Flyy Life, Means  left every gentlemen present feeling accomplished. He not only spoke on dressing for success from a male perspective, he taught each young man how to properly tie his own neck tie ( no more clip on’s Mom).

Keynote Speaker

Mistress of Ceremony

Mr. Charles Johnson, CEO of Johnson Appliances, gave our future leaders some great advice on the importance of time management and the importance of first impressions and how to create a lasting one.

Hilton- Oak Lawn

January 18, 2016

DeoVante Mean



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Our Keynote Speaker, Mr. Mark Johnson, CEO of Ten Entertainment, brought it home for the students. He told his story of making choices in life that you feel is best regardless to what other say or think. He reminded the students to always be an individual. Never be afraid to stand alone. And most importantly, “Be above average”.

Ayana Black

Charles Johnson

Tiffany Joi

Mrs. Ayana Black, CEO of A Black Web Design, spoke on having a reason why in life. She encouraged the students  always remember who they are as individuals and to keep their eyes on their goals.


DREAM BIG!!! DREAM BOLD!!!!! And in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, our goal was to help our children, the leaders of tomorrow, start turning their dreams into reality. This seminar was beyond our wildest dreams. Our students left more confident, more focused, more driven then they came in. 

Meet Our Panelist

Mark Johnson