LOS ANGELES, Jan. 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Andrew Lane, pop-hip-hop-R&B songwriter and record producer, will be curating the music at Ascent Expo, taking place February 27-March 1, 2015, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The Expo is targeted to be the largest gathering of its kind in the New Year. Drew Lane will be responsible for bringing music artists to the event. Lane has worked with artists such as Backstreet Boys and Irene Cara. As a producer and songwriter, Lane has received gold and platinum accreditations for his work with R&B artists Speech, Keith Sweat, and Alsou. He also worked on the platinum-accredited records High School Musical, Hannah Montana, Disneymania 4, and Manny Fresh. Drew has 11 songs featured in the film Bring It On (Fight to the Finish).
Ascent Expo is a gathering of cultural creativity, conscientious capitalism, and philanthropy to explore the future of commerce, sustainability, environmentalism, health, and self-actualization. Ascent Expo anticipates hosting over hundreds of exhibitors, covering more than 140,000 square feet of exhibition space, which includes center stage for A-list music talent and a 40-ft red carpet for interviews. The three-day event expects to attract between 20,000 and 30,000 guests.
Dr. Michael Bernard Beckwith, an American New Thought spiritual leader, author, and founder of the Agape International Spiritual Center in Culver City, California, with a local following estimated in excess of 9,000 members, will make a keynote speech at the Ascent Expo.
Also sponsoring the Ascent Expo are HEMP, Inc., (HEMP), a producer of non-psychoactive industrial hemp, which will showcase new products made from hemp grown in the U.S. Bruce Perlowin, CEO of Hemp, said, “Next month we will begin operating our new cortication plant in North Carolina, which will ramp up of production of hemp for the over 25,000 products that are made from hemp, helping to drive a new, clean, green American Agricultural, and Industrial Revolution. We anticipate many new innovative products and successful joint ventures from the Expo. Our Company mission underscores positive psychology and applying these principles into everyday lives and activities.”
About Ascent Expo:
Ascent Expo Mission Statement: To assemble the might of the entertainment industry, innovative corporations, moguls, influential communicators and the media to enjoy, learn, co-create successful ventures, cooperate in facilitating commerce, and empower each other toward a higher consciousness in solving our planet’s most important social, environmental and human rights issues. Ascent Expo is a division of eWorld Companies, Inc., a Publicly Traded Company, Stock Symbol: EWRC.