Our Expertise, at Your Service. Core Offerings
Communications + Marketing
We've created successful campaigns for poets, philanthropics, and others.
From the "30 Minute Fastbreak" to the "Ask AKILA" full session, our consultations are both pragmatic and inspirational.
Our writers specialize in servicing artists, cultural orgs, non-profits, and entertainment companies.
Established in 1997, our email, social media, and mobile marketing solutions are known as Put On BLAST! (aka POB!).
We've helped authors, filmmakers & non-profits raise nearly $300K for their artistic projects. We can help you too!
About the Founder
A nationally respected cultural arts advocate and communications executive, Silver established AKILA to honorably service the needs of progressive communities. Because of her work, she's been featured in The Washington Post, Ms., ESSENCE, EBONY, and on CNN. Her first book, Be a Father to Your Child: Real Talk from Black Men on Family, Love, and Fatherhood, was published to critical acclaim. Her second will focus on Black women (slated for 2022).
#BlackHistoryMonth 2021 Spotlight
In case you missed the Black History Month discussion on the highly acclaimed book "We Are Worth Fighting For: A History of the Howard University Student Protest of 1989" by Dr. Joshua Myers, click the image to watch now!
Featuring historian DR. JOSHUA MYERS; Newark, NJ Mayor RAS J. BARAKA; Culture Arts Advocate APRIL R. SILVER; and award-winning writer ASHA BANDELE, this discussion focused on the history of radical student activism at Howard U and The Protest's connection to today's social justice movements. DR. BRENDA M. GREENE, executive director of the Center for Black Literature, moderated. Enjoy!
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