On January 25, 2018 , The Quintessential Gentleman kicked their 2018 into overdrive as they hosted a double cover release party for their Power Issue in New York City at the Armitron watches showroom with special guests from the cast of Giants, the Issa Rae and Jussie Smollett, executive produced YouTube series.
Attendees which included influencers and special guests were gifted watches as their wristbands for entry, courtesy of presenting sponsor Armitron.
Signature cocktails from Deep Eddy Vodka were served; along with light bites courtesy of Chef Garth Cheese.
The vibes were provided by DJ B Majr, which served as the perfect backdrop for the timeless event.
Editor-in-Chief Eric K. Thomas unveiled the newly designed print cover of The Quintessential Gentleman which features the male cast of Giants and rising star, DeRon Horton of Netflix’s Dear White People. Followed by the reveal, lead actor James Bland, and fellow castmates CJ Faison, Sean Samuels, and Mansa Wakil debuted the official trailer for Season 2 of the hit series.
Guests Included entertainer LaToya London (Color Purple), actor Jeremy Carver (Empire), ABC’s Great American Baking Show Winner, Vallery Lomas, actor Michael Oloyede of BET’s Brooklyn. Blue. Sky, singer/songwriter LeA Robinson, actor Brett Gray, and Dr. Ivan Hernandez.
Special thanks to the sponsors Armitron Watches, Deep Eddy Vodka, Chef Garth Cheese, Fatty Cakes, Foreo.
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About The Quintessential Gentleman
The Quintessential Gentleman is a Men’s Lifestyle, Entertainment and Fashion Magazine for the Urban man. QG Magazine strives to guide modern day men into modern day gentleman by encouraging, energizing and elevating men of color. The content inside will inspire conscious growth, motivate professional development, and highlight the achievements of men who continue to move the culture forward. After starting out as a blog 2 years ago, this magazine that represents Black Excellence will now be going to print with a quarterly issue.
About Armitron Watches
Armitron has been creating distinctive lines of the best-priced, quality watches for nearly sixty years. Each timepiece offers exceptional value with unique details and features such as genuine diamonds, Swarovski crystals, chronograph movements, solid stainless steel and genuine leathers. Armitron is the Official Watch of the New York Yankees and is proudly headquartered in the United States. To keep apprised of the latest news from Armitron Watches, visit armitron.com