Washington, DC (September 24, 2014) – One of the oldest and most prestigious minority newspaper companies in the nation, the AFRO American Newspapers Company, has retained Global Social Media News Service, Inc. (GSMNews) to assist in providing “real time” Social Media coverage of the 44th Annual Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Legislative Conference from September 24 to September 27 in Washington, DC.
Global Social Media News Service, Inc., a Washington, DC based company, will provide a cadre of dedicated Social Media news reporters to supplement and assist the AFRO’s own news team in covering the extensive number of legislative and social CBC events that will take place during the four-day period, beginning with the Conference’s opening press briefing and concluding with the gala Phoenix Awards dinner which will feature remarks from President Barak Obama.
The AFRO American has more than 345,000 “Likes” on Facebook and is, by far, the most active African American publication in Social Media in the nation.
“We are both excited and honored to work with the AFRO to provide social media coverage of such an iconic activity as the Congressional Black Caucus conference,” says Global Social Media News Service founder and CEO, Lon Walls. GSMNews provides “real time” social media news coverage of specific activities, conferences and news events, as well as provide aggregate, ongoing news and information on a variety of topics, from healthcare and sports to African American and Latino events. All by using such social media platforms as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.