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by: Kamara Daughtry (@socialmediakamara)
Online I know we’ve all noticed the new face in Atlanta taking over entertainment.
ORhonde Chapman hired as a Digital Content Producer landed an entertainment segment with CBS-46 in Atlanta in less than 6 months of working at the station. He began his news career at The Dallas Morning News and has also worked at Newsweek as a national news reporter.
His hustle for landing interviews with influencers, rappers and entertainers sparked an interest with people online and the community.
Chapman was a fashion designer, stylist and entrepreneur in Houston. His journey in fashion started with editorial magazines and celebrities. He’s collaborated with some of the world’s top fashion retail companies including Neiman Marcus, Saks, Tom Ford, Victoria Secrets, Zara, H&M and New York&Company.
In March of 2015, O’Rhonde’ graduated from West Hollywood, California’s School of Style Introduction to Styling. In Early 2016, O’Rhonde’ received a Fashion Trailblazer Award for his achievements and success in being published in several fashion magazines.
So he’s no stranger to the big lights and is hitting the ground running.
Interviewing Kandi Burruss with over 5M followers is a big deal. Not only is she a serial entrepreneur, but an Atlanta legend. Right before school opens, he’s interviewing Burruss on partnership to help students in a local school area by giving back.
Arts and Entertainment Interviews
O’Rhonde’ also interviewed, Margaret Avery “Shug Avery”, legendary actress from the Color Purple who worked alongside Oprah Winfrey, Whoopi Goldberg, and Danny Glover. She also played Gabrielle Union’s mom in Being Mary Jane.
He interviewed Sierra from Love and HipHopAtlanta who discussed her new business ventures, love life and expectations for the upcoming season on VH1.