Jay-Z’s Roc Nation is teaming up with America’s largest luxurious media firm to launch a brand new model and multimedia platform entitled Version later this yr.
On Thursday, Fashionable Luxurious Media introduced it has partnered with Roc Nation to launch Version, which guarantees to supply “the primary absolutely multi-platform portal right into a world of luxurious that celebrates expertise from various communities.” The model will include print and digital journalism, in addition to varied audio and video-based content material. Isoul H. Harris, the previous head of UPTOWN journal, will tackle the position of editor-in-chief for Version.
“The significance of elevating the voices of such a strong neighborhood has by no means been better,” said Roc Nation’s president of enterprise operations and technique, Brett Yormark. “We’re excited to commit our efforts in making a platform that’s not solely thrilling however essential as a way to push the posh media business ahead.” Roc Nation co-founder and CEO Desiree Perez remarked that there’s no higher companion to launch Version, which she says will present a platform to amplify voices inside the neighborhood.
“It is a proud second for Fashionable Luxurious to deliver Version to life in partnership with Roc Nation and to make sure various voices are championed and represented inside the luxurious area,” added Fashionable Luxurious Media principal John Amato. The corporate’s CEO Michael Dickey stated that the partnership with Roc Nation to launch Version “marks a pivotal evolution inside the business.”
Edition is scheduled to launch this winter, and people can join updates here.