Kevin C. Pride, Nominated in Outstanding Media Category in Atlanta’s Prestigious 10th Annual Rising in Community Excellence Awards

November 24 19:57 2020
Kevin C. Pride, Nominated in Outstanding Media Category in Atlanta’s Prestigious 10th Annual Rising in Community Excellence Awards

Atlanta, GA – November 24, 2020 – As a result of the impact of his growing media enterprises in the metro-Atlanta business community, particularly for the African-American community, Kevin C. Pride has been selected as a nominee for the 10th Annual Rising In Community Excellence (RICE) Awards.

The R.I.C.E. Awards recognizes and celebrates community leaders who work to improve communities throughout metro-Atlanta and is designed to shine a light on outstanding citizens and organizations on their contributions.  Pride is the founder of the Atlanta Business Journal Digital, co-publisher of the Atlanta Business Journal print magazine, and host/producer of the #1 Rated Business Show, ABJ Radio. He is also the founder of the Atlanta Business Journal’s Annual 25Extraordinary Atlantan’s Awards, which was launched in December 2019.

“It is an honor to be among other R.I.C.E. Awards nominees who have worked both professionally and personally to effect positive change in our respective communities,” says Kevin Pride, who is also the founder/CEO of Influencer 365, a digital marketing, branding and public relations company. “My goal is to continue to highlight the contributions African-American businesses and organizations are making for the betterment of our communities,” said Pride.

An award-winning media producer who is experienced in sales, marketing, digital marketing, motivational speaking and entrepreneurship, Kevin has held various management positions throughout his successful career.  Prior to becoming an entrepreneur 10 years ago, when he established Pridek Studios, a multi-media production company, he served as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Path Labs of Georgia.

Passionate about working with young people to guide them on the right path to success, Pride also spends as much time as possible mentoring youth and young aspiring entrepreneurs.

The RICE Awards were established to recognize Georgia citizens including entrepreneurs, politicians,  celebrities, etc., who tirelessly and diligently work to better their communities,” says C. Chandon Carter, Founder/CEO, The R.I.C.E Awards Foundation. “Kevin’s personal vision coupled with his professional excellence, has led to him being nominated by other community leaders who want his contributions celebrated.  We wish him luck!” said Carter.

What is usually a highly anticipated and standing room only event, due to COVID-19, the 2020 Rice Awards will be held virtually on Saturday, December 19 at 4:00 p.m. and will be seen on YouTube, via their website,

For more information about Kevin C. Pride, go to  For more information about The R.I.C.E. Awards, go to  For media inquiries, contact Norma Stanley, at 678/508-3744 or email her at [email protected].

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