Born and raised in Brooklyn New York, Mocca Styles is no stranger to the arts. She was writing short stories, poems, articles and plays since 3rd grade, and in high school wrote poetry for the honors english classes to study. With a family full of musicians, singers and avid music lovers, she was introduced to all genres of music at an early age.
Currently living between New York and Atlanta, Mocca runs her own full service Public Relations Boutique, Mocca Brand Media (MBM). Mocca Brand Media, a Full Service Public Relations Boutique well-known for its mastery of unconventional promotional techniques, events and jumpstarting media & social awareness of your brand. They conceive, develop and implement unconventional strategies aimed at organizing various public relations campaigns, product/brand placement, appearances, and fostering the marketing and media outreach tactics necessary to elevate the brands reach, image and awareness.
Mocca is active in the community, organizing yearly food & coat drives, sponsoring families for the holidays and supporting various charities, such as HIV/AIDS, Sickle Cell Anemia/Thalassemia, Breast Cancer Awareness and many others.
Although, Public Relations is her primary focus these days, her background boasts fascinations with all areas of media. She’s a former writer for several magazines and blogs, a former radio personality on a syndicated online radio show which aired in, NY, Va, DC, Chicago and Vegas. She operated her own Dessert and Event Planning company, which gained her a featured spot in New York Fashion Week, 2011, with her acclaimed Caramel Apple Cheesecakes. Also, in 2011, she added Movie Scoring to her repertoire as she took lead on a project soundtrack for client, multi award-winning director, Michael A. Pinckney.
Mocca wears many hats. With her publicists hat, she worked with the likes of names such as Warner Music Group, 2x WNBA Champion, Yolanda Moore, Club Love-DC, Legends of Hip Hop Honors, Musiq Soulchild and many more. Mocca is a force to be reckoned with.
Her motto: “Being who others want you to be, keeps you from being the very best you.”
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Michael "Boogie" Pinckney is the founder and managing director of Black Noise Media, a full service production house based in New York City. He got his start over twelve years ago under the tutelage of filmmaker Spike Lee and soon after joined The Director’s Guild of America. He has over 10 years experience as an assistant director on films and television series such as The 25th Hour, 7th Heaven, The Best Man, Law & Order, Inside Man and The academy award nominated film Precious in which he was nominated for a DGA award along with the director Lee Daniels as part of his directing team.
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"My sis Mocca Styles. Love her to death. She always been by my side no matter what. The hardest working publicist in the game! Dot Com."
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"The epitome of a hard worker. I LOVE her hustle!"
Hands down the best... The Album Release Party was fire!... Another great event put on by Mocca Styles.
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"I watched you work. You are the hardest working woman in the game. You motivated people and your so innovative. You go hard for your clients. I get you."
"Nothing like a meeting of the minds. You want Mocca Styles on your team! Thank you for being awesome!"
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"God loves me so much that he put this amazingly beautiful spirit into my life. Another year for your beauty to shine Queen! I love you to the moon and back! I learned from the best."
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