While Pretty Ricky is gearing up to join the Millennium Tour this year, the group’s member, Spectacular has some exciting news of his own. Spectac has reportedly been honored with Black Enterprise’s Innovator of the Year Award for his contributions to entrepreneurship and technology.
To many fans’ surprise, Spectacular – born Spectacular Blue Smith – founded the successful social media brand, Adwizar. Adwizar is reportedly ranked at No. 262 on the 2017 Inc. 5000 fastest growing companies in America list and has appeared in Forbes. The brand manages more than 100 celebrity social media accounts and generates more than 300 billion impressions, 7.7 billion engagements, and 7.6 billion video views. It reportedly reaches 100 billions people and has increased its following by 71.7 million clients organically. The company currently runs the Facebook pages for artists like Bow Wow, Kevin Gates, Soulja Boy, Birdman, MasterP, and mote.
Additionally, Smith is still keeping his ear to the music. He founded a record label called Mula Music Group, which will release his solo album, featuring Rich Homie Quan, Too Short, and Tory Lanez.
Congratulations to Spectacular on his latest honor. For more information about Black Enterprise’s honoree, head over to the official website here.
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#TSRPositiveImages: Congrats to #PrettyRicky’s @IamSpectacular for receiving the honorable “Innovator of the Year” award by #BlackEnterprise for the success with his social media growth company #Adwizar for helping personalities and brands go viral while turning their followings into dollars. 👏🏾 (SWIPE)