VALENCIA, Spain (CelebrityAccess) — Veteran music and entertainment public relations exec Yvette Noel-Schure was presented with Berklee’s first Master of Global Entertainment Award by the prestigious music school.
Noel-Schure was presented with the award during a ceremony at Berklee’s campus in Valencia, Spain, by the campus’s executive director María Martínez Iturriaga.
“We are deeply grateful for her commitment to Berklee,” Iturriaga continued, “particularly to the Valencia campus, where, throughout the years, she has provided our students with a wider multicultural and inclusive approach towards their future role within the music industry. We are confident that this will result in an outstanding generation of executives among which Berklee students will proudly hold her legacy.”
During the ceremony, Berklee students paid tribute to Noel-Schure’s career with performances and conducting a question and answer session where Noel-Schure discussed experiences from her thirty-year career, the future of the industry, and the role of women in the music and entertainment business.
The Grenada-born publicist and vice president of Schure Media Group has overseen press campaigns for a diverse roster of artists, including Mariah Carey, Will Smith, Jessica Simpson, Prince, John Legend, Adele, Wyclef Jean, Destiny’s Child and for each of that group’s members: Kelly Rowland, Michelle Williams, and Beyonce; as well as media launches for Maxwell’s BLACKsummers’night and Beyoncé’s I Am … Sasha Fierce.