HP Virginia Gospel Showcase draws nationwide attention

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By Deborah A. Culp


“God’s Anointed Touch Ministries” (www.GATMINISTRIES.com)  presents the 8th Annual HP Virginia Gospel Showcase and Expo to be held on September 20-21, 2013 at the Regional Workforce Development Center, 100 N College Drive, Franklin, VA 23851. This year’s theme is Send Judah First (Judges 20:18).

Bishop Ernest E. Hunter and Apostle Laequinla Hunter are the Founders and Pastors of God’s Anointed Touch Ministries located in Windsor, VA.  Furthermore, Bishop Hunter is the Founder and CEO of Hunter’s Productions, a production company established to impact the gospel music industry by producing skillful artists and musicians whose careers will be filled with promise, success, and longevity. In addition, HP offers comprehensive training in the fields of music and arts, free educational workshops to empower, coach and inform and awarding monetary scholarships to further the artist’s career. The HP Virginia Gospel Showcase and Expo have garnered national attention and was featured on The Word Network.

During the gospel showcase, choirs, soloists, ensembles, quartets, spoken word, holy hip hop artists and praise dancers will be able to display their talent in front of several judges. This year’s host is Dr. Bobby Jones of Bobby Jones Gospel. Our judges are: Lonnie Hunter of Radio One and Bro. Steve Harris, CEO of Bro. Steve Enterprises. Producers, promoters, radio announcers and record companies will be in the house as well.

There will be $1,000 cash prize awarded during the showcase plus a $3,000 multimedia marketing package, in addition to a spread in a national magazine.  The showcase is for individuals and groups who are not signed to a record label. On Saturday beginning at 10:00 am, there will be a series of seminars on a variety of topics to assist you in your musical endeavors.

Sponsorship opportunities are also available. The benefits of sponsorship are abundant, particularly, our partnership with local and national media outlets which will allow you to benefit through extensive pre-event exposure.

For more information please call 1-866-922-GATM or visit http://HPVirginiaGospelShowcase.com.

Deborah A. Culp (TPEPost.com Contributing Writer)

About Deborah A. Culp (TPEPost.com Contributing Writer)

Deborah A. Culp is a Freelance Journalist & Consultant with over 20 years of hard earned experience in the business. This includes Print & Broadcast Media. Originally from Detroit, Michigan, she now lives in Wilmington, NC. She is a Correspondent to Divine Caroline, TPEPost News, The History of Jazz Music, and For ColoredGurls and formerly with the Wilmington Star News Online. Deborah recently became the Parent & Family Expert for the Examiner.com, Wilmington/Fayetteville, and NC. Still operating as a Freelance Writer/Photographer. She is working on her first book; “Then there was laughter” and has a few business endeavor irons in the fire. She is a staunch volunteer and loves her family & friends.