The Hype Magazine announced today, Aug 11, 2014, the addition of YMCMB’s Torion Sellers to its roster of Brand Ambassadors and Public Relations clients. Via its Marketing and Public Relations subsidiary THM Media Group, Inc., The Hype Magazine network will be responsible for all PR and Media Relations activities for Torion. Further, The Hype Magazine will provide editorial support for the artist’s activities, music and assist with his overall branding.
Torion as a Brand Ambassador for The Hype Magazine, will represent the outlet publicly as one of the faces of the magazine. He will give the outlet an exciting and fresh, youthful energy to the already A-list brand.
About Torion Sellers:
Torion Sellers is a 16 year old musical, dancing and entertainment phenom from Atlanta who is currently signed to Young Money/Cash Money Records, one of urban entertainment’s most accomplished labels. The label features some of the urban entertainment world’s biggest names including Lil’ Wayne (owner and artist), Drake, and Nicki Minaj. Impressed with his talent, grooming, and professional demeanor at such an early age, Young Money/Cash Money (YMCMB) is positioning Torion to spearhead the next generation of superstars to emerge from their ranks.
About The Hype Magazine:
The Hype Magazine is an American music and entertainment magazine covering "News from Hip Hop to Hollywood." Founded in 2002 by CEO/Publisher Jameelah "Just Jay" Wilkerson, the brand grew from an exclusively digital/print-on-demand magazine expanding its presence to newsstands in November 2013. In February 2014, the Atlanta City Council honored The Hype Magazine CEO/Publisher Jameelah with a proclamation in her honor as a successful brand owner and female business owner. The Hype Magazine is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana and publishes quarterly in print and monthly in digital/print-on-demand format.
In 2013, The Hype Magazine received its first major entertainment industry award nomination for "Magazine of the year," via the 11th annual Southern Entertainment Awards (S.E.A.). In 2014, the outlet was nominated for "Magazine Publication Of The Year" by the SCM Awards.
The Hype Magazine has nearly 200,000 digital subscribers and more than 2 million unique visitors per month to its online properties. The Hype Magazine circulation is approximately 200,000 via combined distribution outlets including print and online retailers.
During the magazine's history, The Hype Magazine is noted for having covered new and emerging acts long before mainstream media, often giving these artists their first national magazine cover story or feature story. The Hype Magazine parent company is How You Perceive Everything, Inc. and the initials created the title of the magazine.
THM Media Group, Inc. is the marketing and public relations arm of the magazine and is a full service firm whose core competencies include traditional and non-traditional marketing, press services and brand management.