Local small business owner honored at award ceremony.
Online PR News – 16-May-2012 – Waldorf, MD – Em Henry-Johnson, Owner and Creative Director of Em Henry Events,
was recently honored for her success as a female entrepreneur by Star LITE Foundation, Inc. and the
producers of DC’s Got Talent Show at the 2012 Successful Journey of Black Entrepreneurs event.
Held at the Harmony Hall Regional Center in Fort Washington, Maryland, the sold-out, black-tie event
recognized successful Black Entrepreneurs in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.
As the guiding force behind Em Henry Events, a thriving event planning company based in Waldorf,
MD, Em has professionally planned events for more than 12 years. Her commitment to excellence and
outstanding reputation in the community has afforded her the opportunity to work with the region's most
successful & influential people including business leaders, politicians and professional athletes.
In her acceptance speech, Henry-Johnson thanked the many family members, friends and colleagues
that have played a role in her success, especially her father Walter Henry and husband Vyron Johnson,
Next up for Mrs. Henry-Johnson is not-for-profit certification, so that her company can focus on planning
events that raise money for non-profit charities and causes.
R&B performers/producers Paul Anthony and Bowlegged Lou from the group Full Force served as
emcees for this wonderful event, which included live performances from Terry Huff and Kevin Downing.
Other notable honorees included: Glynn Jackson, Founder/Owner, Golden Scissor Awards; Lance
London, Owner, Carolina Kitchen and Pastor Antonio Matthews of Tabernacle of Praise.
For more information about Em Henry-Johnson or Em Henry Events, please visit