Women’s Empowerment

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Women’s Empowerment Expo is making its grand return on Saturday, April 13 at the PNC Arena. Presented by Radio One Raleigh, the highly anticipated event features a dynamic blend of engaging seminars, curated shopping experiences, inspirational speakers, and vibrant music—delivering everything attendees have come to expect from the largest women’s gathering in the region. We […]

This year, Radio One Raleigh's Women's Empowerment teamed up with the Soul II Soul tour to bring one amazing and inspiring day!

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  “Now, I can empower — the testimony’s different.” That was one of the first gems that we got from GRAMMY-winning R&B icon Fantasia, who was referencing her previous visits to Women’s Empowerment in comparison to this one. “The times that I was here, I was doing good,” she admitted to K975’s Mir.I.Am and Ashia […]

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Once again, we were blessed to have our Radio One fam, Erica Campbell, at Women's Empowerment! Prior to hitting the stage, the award-winning artist & Get Up! Mornings host talks to The Light 103.9's Callie Douglas talks about balancing her family and career, standing in her truth despite differing opinions, and learning to own her (AMAZING) voice. 

Karen Clark has a conversation with Tammie Hall, representing North Carolina's Office for Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUB).

Comedian, actress, and TV personality Sherri Shepherd delivers the keynote address at Radio One Raleigh’s Women’s Empowerment Expo. Recorded on July 30, 2022 at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, NC.

After a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Raleigh, North Carolina celebrated the return of their Women’s Empowerment Expo at the PNC Arena on Saturday, July 30. With the theme of “Faith, Family, and Career,” ladies (and gentlemen) were treated to a day of encouragement, inspiration, and motivation. The event, hosted by Radio One […]

Here is the full vendors' list for our 2022 Women's Empowerment Expo at the PNC Arena on July 30.

Luenell is the “Original Bad Girl of Comedy.” She may be small in stature, but she more than makes up for it with her big personality, booming voice and infectious laughter. Born in Tollette, Arkansas and raised in Oakland, Calif. Luenell, has been thrilling audiences with her brand of comedy for more than 30 years. […]

Cage’s evolved perspective on the power of praise dates back to his youth. Born in Grand Rapids, MI – the second of three children – he was friendly with the DeBarge R&B singing family and his uncle Bishop James Abney taught him choir conducting at an early age. Cage’s father was a director of Veteran […]

Tamela began acting and discovered a love for the theater. It was at that time Tyler Perry recruited her and her husband, NAACP Image® Award-winning actor David Mann, to appear as the beloved “Mr. Brown” and “Cora” in his play, I Can Do Bad All By Myself. They continued to work with Perry in his […]

The "R&B General" will be one of the amazing performers for Radio One Raleigh's Women's Empowerment Expo 2022 on July 30!