's Web Drama Diary of a Single Mom Grabs 13 Indie Soap Award Nominations Executive producers Robert Townsend and Rey Ramsey's Diary of a Single Mom skein lead the Indie Soap Award nominations with 13. January 18, 2011 The Robert Townsend and Rey Ramsey produced dramatic web series Diary of a Single Mom leads the pack with 13 nominations for the 2nd annual Indie Soap Awards ( http://www.indiesoapawards.com ). A live awards ceremony will be take place in New York City on February 21, 2011. Robert Townsend for best director, Monica Calhoun for best actress, Diary of a Single Mom for best series. Diary of a Single Mom is broadcast on the Public Internet Channel ( http://www.PIC.tv ) and is produced by Townsend's V-Studio and One Economy Corporation. These nominations are a true testament to the hard work and dedication to everyone who works to make Diary of a Single Mom the best show it can be...Townsend is best known for his groundbreaking work writing, producing, directing and starring in the hit film Hollywood Shuffle. His latest project is the web series, Diary of a Single Mom, a compelling and thought provoking drama about the lives of three single mothers whose trials and tribulations expose the raw reality of being a single mother in today's society. Townsend's projects include, A Soldier's Story, Hollywood Shuffle, Eddie Murphy Raw and The Five Heartbeats to name a few. His television credits include, The Parenthood, Robert Townsend and his Partners in Crime, Holiday Heart and 10,000 Black Men Named George. Rey Ramsey is President and Chief Executive Officer of TechNet. TechNet is the preeminent bipartisan political network of Chief Executive Officers and Senior Executives of leading U.S. technology companies. Prior to the founding of One Economy, Ramsey served as president and chief operating officer of the Enterprise Foundation. Before joining Enterprise, he served in the cabinets of two governors of Oregon as the state's director of housing and community services and practiced law...Futures Commission and served on the Knight Commission on the Information Needs of Communities in a Democracy. He was also the chairman of Habitat for Humanity International from 2003-2005. One Economy is a global non-profit organization that leverages the power of technology and connects underserved communities around the world to vital information that will improve their lives. Since its founding in 2000, One Economy has created a unique and successful model for breaking down the barriers to broadband adoption, providing affordable Internet access, digital literacy training and relevant online resources. One Economy's mission is to ensure that every person, regardless of income and location, can maximize the power of technology to improve the quality of his or her life and enter the economic mainstream. Townsend is managed by Southfield Village Entertainment, APA and lawyer Channing Johnson of Loeb & Loeb. # # # Contact We're here to help.