Monday, July 4, 2011
ALIZÉ ANNOUNCES THE DEBUT OF THE ALIZÉ MIX SQUAD,
THE FIRST ALL-FEMALE DJ CREW
In a first of its kind program, Alizé unites the hottest and most talented DJs from across the country to create the Alizé Mix Squad, an exclusive, all-female DJ crew that includes
YOURS TRULY! DJ DIMEPIECE "THE MIXIN' VIXEN"
|OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE 2011|
NEW YORK, NY (June 2011) -- Alizé, the original premium passion fruit based liqueur imported from France, is pleased to announce the debut of the Alizé Mix Squad, the first of its kind all-female DJ program. Comprised of Nina Sky, DJ Kiss, DJ Rashida, Jessica Who?, DJ Niena Drake, DJ Eque and DJ Dimepiece, the Alizé Mix Squad represents the hottest musical acts from across the nation – all of whom embody the Alizé credo that “Life’s More Colorful When You Mix It Up!”
Capitalizing on its deeply-rooted history in music, Alizé looks
to cement its relationship with the industry through this new initiative of promoting and introducing the Mix Squad to Alizé’s vast network of fans, tastemakers and influencers. In addition to acting as brand ambassadors, squad members will host events in select regional markets, including New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston and Miami, and will spin at Alizé soirees nationwide throughout the year.
A pioneer in the forefront of style and trends, Alizé looks
to continuously offer its fans the latest in nightlife, spirits, music and fashion -- the creation of the Alizé Mix Squad standing as no exception. Noting the rising popularity of females within the DJ sphere, Alizé is excited to highlight these talented femme fatales not only for their musical stylings, but also, for their cosmopolitan lifestyles that mimic and inspire the Alizé consumer base.
“Alizé is embraced by a savvy, sophisticated and sexy audience who fosters and appreciates the latest in contemporary culture, which is why the creation of the Alizé Mix Squad was a natural fit for the brand.” says Alizé Brand Manager Cheryl Talley. “A union of music, fashion and panache, the Alizé Mix Squad puts a fresh spin on nightlife and entertainment, one that meets the wants and needs of our discerning consumers.”
Members of the Alizé Mix Squad range from international sensations Nina Sky, a musical duo that has
dominated the scene since theirr first single “Move Ya Body” in 2004, and DJ Rashida, one of the world’s most sought-after
DJs who has performed with artists including Kanye West, The Roots, Kelis,
Prince, and Cee Lo Green, to hometown favorites including Chicago’s DJ Niena Drake, named the "Hottest DJ On The Planet" by N'DIGO Magazine, Miami’s Jessica Who?, South Beach’s fastest rising “it” girl, and LA’s DJ Eque, one of the most versatile female DJs who has rocked parties and toured with platinum artists including Queen Latifah, Usher and Christina Aguilera. The Mix Squad is rounded out by DJ Dimepiece, famed radio personality, and DJ Kiss, named one of “25 Most Stylish New Yorkers” by US Weekly and celebrated the world over by celebrities, influencers and fashion’s elite Introduced to the United States from France by Kobrand Corporation in 1986, the Alizéproduct line boasts five delicious flavors made from all natural ingredients that stand alone or blend beautifully with other premium spirits and mixers. Whether blended into margaritas, shaken in martinis, used to elevate dangerously delicious punches or drizzled atop Champagne, Alizé is a must-have for any quality bar or club. All Alizé products are 16% ABV and retail at $19.99 for 750 ml and $23.99 for 1 liter.For more information on the Alizé product line, recipe ideas and the Alizé Mix Squad, please visit