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Man in the Mirror: Kevin Parker

Philly Fashion Week co-founder, runway coach and stylist Kevin Parker will be the moderator at our Men in PR event, themed “Man in the Mirror: The Role of Personal Image and Style in Media”

Kevin Parker is also co-founder of the noted Philadelphia Fashion Week & FBH Modeling Agency. Philadelphia’s top runway coach, Kevin has trained over 900 models since 2005 in events such as Sensationnel Hair Idol, six seasons of Philadelphia Fashion Week and FBH Agency & FBH Modeling School. Kevin, along with business partner Kerry Scott, is also a fashion designer of the Tarantula Brand.

Kevin has dedicated his life to fashion by grooming quality models and creating a platform for stylists, models and designers to showcase their talents in front of industry insiders. His skills are multi-faceted; ranging from makeup artistry, hair styling, wardrobe styling and event producing.

FBH’s Philly Fashion Week attracts over 5,000 people annually through fashion show events, mixers and seminars. Philadelphia Fashion Week events reach the vast market of fashion designers, stylists, makeup and hair stylists and various fashion industry executives in Philadelphia and vicinities.

Why PBPRS chose Kevin to moderate Men in PR:

Kevin has created an avenue for style and fashion in Philadelphia, and has branded Philadelphia Fashion Week to possess a national notoriety. It goes without saying that this man knows about style and its prevalence in Philadelphia.

To see Kevin Parker discuss style and communications with the rest of our panelists, register for tonight’s event here:

Man in the Mirror: Reuben “Big Rube” Harley

Style blogger, reporter and former marketing director for Mitchell & Ness, Reuben “Big Rube” Harley will be a panelist at our annual Men in PR event, themed “Man in the Mirror: The Role of Personal Image and Style in Media”

Reuben Harley is the author and Creative Director of is a street style blog dedicated to displaying personal style in the Greater Philadelphia area.  Through Reuben’s expressive and candid pictures, Reuben informs Philadelphians of the current fashion trends on a daily basis.  Before creating, Reuben was the Marketing Director for Mitchell & Ness Nostalgia & Co. It was his work with Mitchell & Ness that attracted the interests of hip-hop mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs and the likes. Reuben transformed the Philadelphia based brand into an urban sought-after commodity, worn by the hottest hip-hop artists, on every popular urban television show and network and the go-to brand for fine urban apparel.

Why PBPRS chose Reuben for the Men in PR panel:

Reuben understands the importance of strategic branding, which is proven in his track record with Mitchell & Ness. Now, Reuben has a regular column in the Philadelphia Daily News; capturing style and trends in Philadelphia. Rueben has helped put Philadelphia style on the map and now captures daily trends in the Philadelphia streets; and he does it all in style.

For more information on Rueben , visit

To see Rueben and the rest of our panelists, attend Men in PR, happening tomorrow at NBC 10! Show Studios in Philadelphia. Register here:

Man in the Mirror: Jared Michael Lowe

Editor in Chief of an international fashion and style blog, author and social media guru, Jared Michael Lowe will be one of the featured panelists at our Men in PR event themed “Man in the Mirror: The Role of Personal Image and Style in Media.”

Jared Michael Lowe is a fashion and lifestyle writer, social media strategist and the editor in chief of international fashion and style blog,, recognized by the New York Post, Essence Magazine and Black Web 2.0. Aside from dishing on fashion and lifestyle trends, Jared has appeared on or worked for the following: Huffington Post, Centric TV (a subsidiary of BET), AOL and Uptown and Ebony Magazine. Previously, Lowe consulted on social media engagement strategies with retailers and other businesses. He currently resides in Philadelphia and is working on his first comedic e-novella, “Tales of A 20 Something Fashion Nothing,” out in Summer 2012.

For more information about Jared and the Lowe Factor, follow him on Twitter via @lowefactor

Why PBPRS chose Jared to join the Men in PR panel:

A nationally recognized fashion blogger, Jared has made his mark in the fashion world through journalism and PR. He has marketed his brand and gained national attention through by setting himself apart from the rest and creating an unparalleled presence in the fashion and lifestyle industry. An author, blogger, entrepreneur and social media strategist, Jared plays all of his roles in style.

See Jared and our four other panelists at our Men in PR event on May 22 at NBC 10! Show Studios in Philadelphia. To attend, register here:


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