June 25, 2019 - Global Fifty specializes in cultural influencers, representing athletes and luxury brands; and will handle speaking, endorsements and media appearances for WNBA Champion Simone Edwards.
June 22, 2019 - Simone Edwards voted on the Seattle Storm 20th anniversary team as one of the fan favorites. Click here for Simone’s Storm 20th Anniversary Team phone wallpaper
June 23, 2019 - This year in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the reconstructed team from Virginia brought back their coach, former WNBA star Simone Edwards, who helped lead them to a silver medal at The Games in Cleveland in 2013. Read more
May 23, 2019 - The First Jamaican WNBA Player Simone Edwards has signed on as National Spokesperson for Caribbean American Heritage Month for June and throughout the year, to help bring more visibility to Caribbean Americans and the contributions they make.
April 15, 2019 - Sometimes you gotta create what you want to be a part of. Use your vision to visualize the movement you want to create. As part of our series about “How to write a book that sparks a movement” Read more
March 14, 2019 - Simone Edwards'and her development company the Diverse Writers Room is seeking co-production partnerships for television and film projects. Serious inquiries only, email us at email@example.com.
March 1, 2019 - Simone Edwards will be among female celebrity author panelists, and will be a featured author at the free book festival at Atlanta Technical College on March 9 at 11am-1pm. Read more
February 1, 2019 - Caribbean American Cultural Arts Foundation “I AM" University Panel Superbowl Edition featuring Caribbean & Latin Sports Figures who have impacted the sports industry. featuring Caribbean & Latin Sports Figures who have impacted the sports industry. Read more
January 31, 2019 - Atlanta City Council honored WNBA champion, motivational speaker, philanthropist and anti-bullying advocate Simone Edwards, O.D. with a proclamation at the Atlanta Women In Sports gala. Read more
January 8, 2019 - The LGBTQ Sports Panel will “explore the public’s beliefs about athletes and sports teams that support LGBTQ issues; because on the playing field, people are judged based on their skills, talents, and contributions—not their identities.” Read more
December 9, 2018 - WNBA Champion Simone “Jamaican Hurricane” Edwards hoping to develop women’s basketball in the Caribbean. Read more
December 7, 2018 - The Global Success Summit 2018 keynote speaker, WNBA Champion Simone Edwards, demonstrating the power of positive thinking and resilience in striving for success and overcoming challenges in life. Read more
December 1, 2018 - This year under the theme “World Class Success Through Bold Leadership” we continue to answer the call to help unleash our greatness, in Nassau, Bahamas! Simone will present a speech titled "To Play The World Stage: Become Unstoppable." Read more
November 26, 2018 - Food for the Poor continued its strong relationship with Simone4Children Foundation, donating several essential items to the charity owned and operated by former WNBA star Simone Edwards. Read more
May 30, 2018 - WNBA player turns over new career leaf. Basketball player, community leader and writer, Simone Edwards is a woman who does it all. Read more
May 28, 2018 - Basketball pioneer Simone Edwards set to be honored on June 23 at Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta, on her commitment to community service and philanthropy. Read more
February 19, 2018 - Simone Edwards will deliver a keynote speech to the student body at her alma mater, and will be the featured speaker at Forum Luncheon at Seminole State College in Seminole, OK on March 7 & 8. Read more
November 23, 2017 - UNSTOPPABLE is one of the most compelling books I have had the pleasure of reading in a long time. It tells the remarkable story of a young Jamaican woman, Simone Edwards, who came from impoverished circumstances. Read more
November 3, 2017 - In this episode of THE SKINNI, Host, Style and Beauty Expert, and TV Personality SHAYZON speaks with the first Jamaican WNBA player and champion, Simone Edwards aka “Jamaican Hurricane“ Listen Here
October 16, 2017 - Basketball pioneer Simone Edwards received the Order of Distinction (OD) from the Jamaican government during a special ceremony on Monday, October 16 on National Heroes Day, at the King’s House in Kingston, Jamaica. Read more
September 5, 2017 - WNBA champion Simone Edwards advocates against the Trump administration's decision to end DACA. Read more
August 29, 2017 - The story of the ‘Jamaican Hurricane’ Storm original Simone Edwards hopes new book inspires kids in her native Jamaica. Read more
August 27, 2017 - Former Seattle Storm player Simone Edwards hosted Seattle Storm's fan appreciation basketball clinic and official book signing. Click here for photos
August 4, 2017 - Simone was featured author and speaker in August at The Commerce Club's Author's Breakfast. Click here for photos
July 30, 2017 - Simone Edwards was featured in the July/August 2017 issue of Upscale Magazine in the "Game Changer" section Read more
July 25, 2017 - Starstruck Ventures partnered with the Jamaica 55 Diaspora Conference for Simone Edwards' official book launch in Kingston, Jamaica hosted by Victoria Mutual and Grace Limited. Click here for photos
June 28, 2017 - Simone Edwards delivered a keynote speech to government officials about her life as an immigrant to Caribbean American and her Unstoppable journey. Click here for photos
June 22, 2017 - Simone Edwards had sit-down interview with veteran Anchor Kimberley Kennedy on CBS46 Atlanta Plugged In to discuss her new memoir, Caribbean American Heritage Month and Caribbean American Movers & Shakers Awards. Click here for interview
June 17, 2017 - The Institute of Caribbean Studies inducted the first Jamaican WNBA player Simone Edwards into Caribbean Heritage Month Wall Of Fame for her significanve and contributions. Read more
June 17, 2017 - Simone Edwards received the Trailblazer Award from the Caribbean Association of Georgia for her contributions to the world of sports as the first Caribbean WNBA player and tireless effort to support the Caribbean American Diaspora. Click here for photos
June 9, 2017 - Simone Edwards delivered a keynote speech for hundreds of airport employees and international passengers, and consul generals for celebratory luncheon.
June 2, 2017 - Simone Edwards was guest co-host with Red Carpet Shelley for Atlanta's longest-running and #1 Caribbean radio program.
May 23, 2017- Simone Edwards was featured on Jamaicans.com, a world’s leading website and media entity covering news, travel, culture and politics in Jamaica and the Caribbean. Read more
June 26, 2016 - Simone Edwards recognized at Madison Square Garden with the New York Liberty for its 20th Season; highlighted by reunion of the members of its inaugural 1997 team. Read more
Seattle Storm original Simone Edwards on her amazing journey from Jamaica to the WNBA
November 16, 2015 - As part of The Anti-Bully Project Empowerment Summit, Simone Edwards spoke to students about bullying, and over 1,000 teens pledged to be champions against bullying.
November 4, 2015 - Keynote Speaker Simone Edwards made front cover of the Florida Times-Union in Jacksonville, FL, as part of the Generation Wow teen conference.
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