Johnnie Tangle
Johnnie Tangle
Region VI Parliamentarian/Chairperson-Emeritus

Diversity & Inclusion Advocate. Hired gun. Analytics junkie. Optimist. Serial envelope pusher. Culture enhancer. Pay It Forward
Pick one, and Johnnie embodies it.  Johnnie Tangle is a partner at Friends of the Program, a digital brand strategist & event management consultant firm based in Los Angeles, CA. He specializes in strategic partnerships and corporate activations.
Johnnie started with joining, a website to 80,000 subscribers/users that has advertised thousands of events for Fortune 500 companies, agencies, and high-profile promoters during special events weekends like NBA All-Star, Super Bowl, and Essence Music Festival, as an event consultant in 2008. By using innovative digital marketing strategies and event execution, he has planned and executed events for brands such as Crown Royal, Ciroc, Smirnoff, Coors Light, and Hennessy. From this start, he was appointed to terms with the National Society of Black Engineers serving as their Director of Entertainment and Special Events in both 2008, 2009, and 2015. During his time in Chicago, Johnnie participated with the The Chicago International Film Festival for several years due to his love for great films.

Mr. Tangle received his Bachelor’s of Science in Industrial Engineering from Florida A&M University Florida State University College of Engineering. Prior to working in the entertainment and event space, he worked for Rockwell Automation, Accenture, Pfizer, MillerCoors and Apple in engineering and management capacities.