Noir Woman Advertising Network is part of Noir Media Group LTD.
Noir Media Group LTD is a Multi Media Company specializing in providing Niche products and news for the African American Woman, and urban market. Noir Media Group LTD has been in the publishing business since November 2004 in Chicago Illinois when we launched its premier Noir Woman News publication. Our very first issue featured now First Lady Michelle Obama on our cover which set the tone for how African American women would be presented to the world.
In 2007 Noir Woman News was launched as a monthly insert in the Chicago Sun Times distributing and reaching over 600,000 readers a month in paid print subscriptions. Our current online presence was started at the same time as part of the Chicago Sun Times website generating strong traffic and interaction from visitors building into what is now our Noir Woman’s Ad Network.
In 2010 the Noir Media Group LTD launched the Noir Woman Ad Network, a premiere online lifestyle vertical advertising destination for black women.
Dee Daniels, CEO/Publisher
Dee Daniels is a veteran in both print and broadcast. She began her career as a radio news reporter in Charleston West Virginia covering politics and government at the state capital. Dee later worked at WCHS as a news reporter, and WBES easy listening station as a host.
Returning to Chicago her home, she worked as an afternoon host at WKDC Jazz in Elmhurst. Desiring to pursue Chicago radio, she interned for WNUA and produced the morning and afternoon shows.
Finally landing a position on air at WJPC an important stop in her career because the late John H, Johnson would become an important mentor and encourage her to think of one day owning a publication. Following the sale of the station Dee remained at 950 AM gospel, and later was moved to WEJM as late night on air host.
With a passion for broadcast, yet a yearning for news Dee returned to her news roots as a Journalist in the North West Suburbs at the Downers Grove Reporter, and later Liberty Suburban News Group where she covered local government, education, business and community events.
Wanting to serve her community as a journalist Dee returned to the city and landed a job at the Chicago Tribune City News Service covering police beats, politics and community. Realizing there was stories to be told and legacy to print Dee began plans to start her own News Publication “Noir Woman News,” which she launched in 2004 featuring the first cover story on now First Lady Michelle Obama. The publication initially served as an insert in the Chicago Citizen thanks to another mentor Publisher Bill Garth.
Dee is a member of National Association of Black Journalist Chicago, a former board member of the Association of Women Journalist Chicago, and a National member of Women impacting public policy. She was also named one of Who’s Who in Black Chicago Media in 2007.
The Noir Woman Ad Network is affiliated with the Vertical Market Ad Network