USA/POLAND: INGLOT Cosmetics Named Blue Note Jazz Festival's Official Presenting Sponsor
Poland's INGLOT Cosmetics
Named Official Presenting Sponsor of Annual
Blue Note Jazz Festival Multi-Year Deal Includes Limited Edition Blue Note-Branded Cosmetic Collection,
Showcases for Iconic Polish Jazz Artists Curated by INGLOT & More
Initial 2018 Festival Lineup To Be Announced in the Coming Days
New York, NY - April 24, 2018 - Blue Note Entertainment Group - the organization that owns, operates, licenses, and/or programs 10 music venues worldwide including the iconic Blue Note Jazz Club - and INGLOT Cosmetics of Poland today announced a new multi-year deal naming
INGLOT as official Presenting Sponsor of the annual Blue Note Jazz Festival, New York City's largest jazz festival scheduled for June 1-30, 2018.
is the festival's
official Title Sponsor.
As part of INGLOT's presenting sponsorship, Blue Note and INGLOT will collaborate to release a limited edition Blue Note-branded cosmetic collection, showcase iconic Polish jazz musicians for special festival performances curated by INGLOT as well as other plans to be announced.
This news comes just days ahead of the unveiling of INGLOT's partnership with Jennifer Lopez to launch a 70-piece cosmetics collection which will be released on April 26th. INGLOT is Blue Note Jazz Festival's first Presenting Sponsor since it was established in 2011.
Jordy Freed, VP Strategic Marketing & Business Development, Blue Note Entertainment Group:
"INGLOT is a brand that Blue Note has deep respect for and identifies with closely. The organization has represented excellence in the cosmetic industry for the past three decades, has impressively expanded its footprint to 80 countries over the past ten years, and demonstrates incredible passion for culture. This sponsorship is a unique opportunity for Blue Note to support INGLOT's growth in the U.S. and worldwide. We're honored to welcome INGLOT as the presenting sponsor of the Blue Note Jazz Festival."
Zbigniew Inglot, Co-Owner and Chairman of the Board of Directors, INGLOT Cosmetics:
"Beauty always marks its presence in the world of music. Throughout its history, INGLOT has partnered with different music events and artists. Jazz is timeless and hugely inspiring. My brother Wojtek, the founder of INGLOT, was really passionate about jazz. My sister Elzbieta and I definitely share this passion. Numerous INGLOT concepts were created with the jazz music in the background. The partnership with the high-end Blue Note Jazz Club is the crème de la crème of partnerships for us and we are honored to contribute to such a prominent event."
Established in 2011 to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the iconic Blue Note Jazz Club New York, Blue Note Jazz Festival has annually grown into one of the largest music events in New York City, featuring over 100 events in 10 venues over the course of 30 days each June. With nightly events at BNEG venues such as Blue Note Jazz Club, Highline Ballroom, among other locations throughout the city, past festival headliners include Aretha Franklin, The Roots, Wyclef Jean, Natalie Cole, Brian Wilson, and more.
Full 2018 Jazz Festival lineup and more information to be announced in the coming days. Please visit the festival's official website to stay up-to-date on the latest announcements, www.BlueNoteJazzFestival.com.
ABOUT BLUE NOTE ENTERTAINMENT GROUP:
Founded in 1981 by Danny Bensusan, Blue Note Entertainment Group is a multi-faceted entertainment company that owns, operates, licenses and/or programs Blue Note Jazz Clubs worldwide, including New York, NY; Tokyo and Nagoya, Japan; Milan, Italy; Waikiki, Hawaii; Beijing, China; Napa, California; and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil). The company also owns and operates Sony Hall and Highline Ballroom. Additionally, the company programs the Regattabar Jazz Club (Cambridge, MA) and Blue Note branded concerts throughout Italy. Blue Note Entertainment Group presents shows outside of its club network. The annual Blue Note Jazz Festival was established in 2011 and has since grown to become the largest jazz festival in New York City each June. Subsidiaries of Blue Note Entertainment Group include the GRAMMY®-nominated record label Half Note Records, whose catalog includes over fifty titles recorded live at New York's Blue Note Jazz Club, as well as Blue Note Travel and Management Group.
ABOUT INGLOT COSMETICS:
INGLOT Company was established over 30 years ago by a young chemist, Wojtek Inglot. His principal objective was to produce high quality products at fair and reasonable prices, using only the best possible ingredients and raw materials from the most reputable suppliers. All INGLOT cosmetics are produced within the European Union and 95% of them are manufactured in our own state of art facilities. We work with make-up artists and color experts to bring the latest trends in color, texture and form to the market. We are constantly developing new products and have just launched the world's first ever Breathable Nail Enamel ensuring better health care for nails whilst enhancing their beauty. Our unique Freedom System allows customers to experiment with countless shades and color combinations of different makeup products, giving them the opportunity to create their own customized color palette. We are present in over 750 retail locations worldwide. www.inglotcosmetics.com
For more information, please contact: Julia Ryan Publicist/Marketing Manager Blue Note Entertainment Group Julia@bluenote.net