About Candice Nicole

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Candice Nicole is a vibrant, creative, 30 something on her way to the top woman! She was born in Washington, DC and raised in Montgomery County, MD. She has a degree in Communications/Public Relations from Morgan State University and the owner of boutique Public Relations firm Candice Nicole Public Relations (10 Years), a Women's Network called Women Who Hustle and The CRWN Agency which is a Consulting Agency for the "Hustlin' Creative"
While at Morgan State, Candice became a member of the YWCA Public Relations Committee and joined AccessPR, later to become Vice President/President. In addition, she interned at WEAA 88.9 AM, Minority Wealth Magazine, Von Dutch Originals (Headquarters in LA), and volunteered at various BET Awards/Events (including BET Awards, BET Hip Hop Awards, Rip the Runway & BET Honors). All of these experiences set the tone for Candice very early in her career.

In 2007, Candice founded Candice Nicole Public Relations while attending a concert at LOVE Nightclub in Washington, DC. To date, one of the major highlights in Candice’s career was when she was one fifth of the organizers to put on the DMV Helps Haiti Benefit Concert held Washington, DC in 2010 at the 930 Club. The event raised over $37,000 and showcased some of the most elite talent in the DMV (DC/MD/VA) area with Wale being the headliner. Since establishing CNPR as one of most sought after boutique firms in DC, Candice has worked on high profile projects such as Master of the Mix, Black Alumni Networking Expo, Taste Prince George's Food & Wine Festival, The Scarborough Foundation Gala, Spike Lee's "Red Hook Summer", OWN Network's "Sweetie Pie's"/"The Have's & Have Nots", "Love Thy Neighbor", Truvee Wines DC Launch + more. CNPR clients have been seen/featured on BET Networks, TV One, Fox 5, NBC 4, CBS 9, ABC 7, WEAA 88.9, WHUR 96.3, WPGC 95.5 FM, DTLR Radio, Black Enterprise, The Washington Informer, The Washington, Post, Essence Magazine  + more!
Candice is also proud to be the recipient of many awards, being listed on several PR lists, a former online radio personality and also named Top 30 Under 30 in the DMV by WKYS 93.9 in 2011. Most recently, she has gained the title of VP of Marketing for Alliance for Women in Media-DC Chapter, has become the author of e-book titled "The PR Puzzle", became Co-Creator of "Ready, Set, PITCH!" Workshop Series, along with many other new developments.

CNPR continues to flourish and move forward in making a huge influence in the entertainment industry as well as other industries such as fashion, lifestyle, small business and technology. In 2015, in her company's eighth year, Candice decided to step out on faith and is now operating CNPR full time and is looking forward to inspire others in becoming entrepreneurs and to continue to spread knowledge on her passion, Public Relations.