In 2008, Quianne Perrin founded the FLYCANDY Media and Boutique Communications Firm, which specializes in highlighting the lifestyle and entertainment industry. Quianne Perrin has personally collected over 20,000 email addresses event by event, growing the one-woman firm into an organization with over 100,000 loyal readers. In 2011, FLYCANDY launched a new division, The FLYCANDY Post, which is a weekly lifestyle newsletter including news, entertainment, fashion, and current events.
FLYCANDY currently handles publicity for Olde Towne Inn, celebrity chef Donnell Long, Ideal Childcare Center, and visual artist Shaunte Gates. Under the direction of Ms. Perrin, FLYCANDY handled marketing and media relations for over 115 events in 2012 and directed campaigns for Sean “Diddy” Combs and Floyd Mayweather Celebrity Homecoming, Evelyn Lozado Omega Psi Phi Centennial Weekend, Mike Epps Live at Constitution Hall, Erykah Badu Media Suite and Meet and Greet, Steve Harvey Live From Constitution Hall, Fresh Fest Featuring Salt N Pepa, Genesis Girls Night Out, Charlie Wilson & Chuck Brown Live From Constitution Hall, Mariah Carey at Constitution Hall, and many more.
FLYCANDY has established itself as a strong brand and is looking forward to optimizing charitable giving from within and among our young professional readers. On January 1, 2013 FLYCANDY will embark on a 12-month journey titled #TheReturn, which will offer a complimentary spotlight on one Prince George’s County’s charitable organizations each month. The goal is to encourage FLYCANDY readers to engage, volunteer, and give financially to the community in which we dwell.