Other notables in attendance that I met were Hollywood Agent Darnell Sutton,

Ms Effi Barry (the ex: wife of the former mayor of Washington DC),

The crew from "Teenrama Inc." (a Washington DC based organization which teaches

 "Classic soul dancing" to young people in the DC area),

Al Dale (longtime DC area R&B promoter), DC area Jazz group "Sketches",

 DC area PR Guru Linda Greene, Nina-Dawne Williams,

CEO of the Open up My Heart Foundation and many

others from the world of Washington DC politics, entertainment and sports.