CG: AKOO Clothing Participates In 6th Annual Latin Mixx Conference and Awards (City Guide Magazine)


CG: AKOO Clothing Participates In 6th Annual Latin Mixx Conference and Awards

July 12, 2011 - by NYC News Desk


AKOO Clothing is pleased to announce that their brand along with Hennessy, BMI, Heineken and Billboard Pro will be a participating sponsor at this year's 6th Annual Latin Mixx Conference and Awards from July 12-14, 2011 in New York City. It is the premier DJ conference event that is accredited for its exclusivity and will play host to the directors in the entertainment, fashion, and art industries in a collective effort to educate these iconic leaders about the trends of Latin culture. The informative and engaging conference will touch on significant issues, such as social capital, business management, and the art of starting trends.

AKOO Clothing brand will take part in the Latin Mixx Conference on July 13th by concluding the impressive day's art exhibition and live performance with a highly anticipated fashion show. AKOO Clothing is a participating sponsor of the fashion show, providing a multitude of outfits for the models to strut down the runway.

The Latin Mixx Conference and Awards is an exciting networking event honoring and empowering Latin DJ's of all genres within the Latin popular culture. The event features educational panels, workshops, artists' exhibitions, fashion shows, over 100 exhibitors, as well as pre and post parties. For more information on the Latin Mix Conference and Awards, visit and or Facebook via and Twitter via

AKOO Clothing is the new Americana fashion go-to brand for top fashion and innovation nationally and internationally. Global trendsetting celebrities, athletes, musicians, and actors have become fans of the brand including Larry King. Some of these prominent fans have even taken it a step further by aligning themselves and their projects with AKOO such as B.o.B, Curtis Granderson, Carl Crawford, Travis Porter, Tristan Wilds, Meek Mill, and Mickey Factz to name a few. AKOO has been featured in national print publications including VIBE Magazine and GQ, who also named AKOO's founder T.I., one of the "10 Most Stylish Men in America" in their magazine issue.

AKOO, an acronym for A KING OF ONESELF, is a men's contemporary clothing line that exudes a unique sense of elusive style that is versatile to one's own lifestyle. The brand offers the highest quality of materials and craftsmanship including distinctive prints and fabrics that are unmatched from comfortable denim with custom embroidery, stylish leather jackets, detailed sweaters and durable lightweight tees as well as button downs and polos. AKOO, was founded by Grammy award winning artist, music and film producer, song writer and actor, T.I., and his business partner and Grand Hustle Entertainment CEO, Jason Geter. AKOO is manufactured and distributed by RP55 Group. AKOO is donned by celebrities including actors, musicians and athletes. The brand has been featured on TV, in videos, online, and in print media from around the world. The AKOO Clothing showroom is located at 230 W. 39th Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY, 10018. For more information on AKOO Clothing, visit and Facebook via and Twitter via


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