IN THE MEDIA

 

OUR ISSUES MKE

In this segment, we hear from Marquayla Ellison and Tenia Fisher of Social X MKE. They tell host Andrea Williams how millennials are using social media in positive and engaging ways.


MKE NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS SERVICES AND PBS

Check out Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service + Milwaukee PBS on a segment for 10thirtysix, a monthly magazine show. The segment, produced by NNS reporter Naomi Waxman, looks at Social X's commitment to keep diverse young professionals in Milwaukee.

DIVERSE PROFESSIONAL GROUP SCHEDULES A PACKED WEEK

Six years ago, a group of young professionals who were minorities started getting together for drinks every few weeks to discuss their jobs, and life in Milwaukee. They’d get together at happy hours, texting ahead of time to get a small group together. In time the group grew, and its activities expanded…

Social X MKE Homecoming Week 2018

Every year, hundreds of recent college graduates and seasoned professionals from all over the nation move to Milwaukee to begin or take the next step in their career. Social X MKE's Homecoming Week will bring young and diverse millennials together for a week…

Robin's picks: Hip Hop Week/Social X Homecoming Week

This week is a special one in Milwaukee as it is the inaugural Hip Hop Week! Created by Alderman Khalif Rainey, the next seven days celebrate the history and culture of hip hop. That's not all. Also taking place this week is Social X's Homecoming Week…

City A Challenge For Black Professionals

What can you do? Where can you get your hair cut? Where are places where you’ll have fun and feel like you belong? Social X provides a foundation for [them].”Caldwell attested to the support Social X offered as she got to know Milwaukee. “I’ve met a lot of people who really are into networking and helping individuals,” she said. “Social X does a great job of that…”

New young professionals group, Social X, steps out

Attracting and retaining young talent is top of mind for Milwaukee employers, and many groups have risen to the challenge of giving young professionals reason to stay here. Retaining diverse talent is also key for many employers, but it doesn't form the cornerstone of Milwaukee's biggest young professional organizations. Social X aims to fill that gap…