Musician • Actor • Speaker • Author • Entrepreneur

Gary “Litefoot” Davis to Receive National Director’s Special Recognition Award from Department of Commerce

MESA, AZ – Gary Davis, President and CEO of the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (NCAIED), will receive the National Director’s Special Recognition Award from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA). The award, which recognizes individuals who have made a significant impact on the success of minority business enterprises nationwide, will be presented today by MBDA National Director Alejandra Castillo during the National Minority Supplier Diversity Council Annual Convention in San Diego, Calif.

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Lifetime of achievement for Litefoot: Re-release of The Indian in the Cupboard, SevenStar Award recognize the career of famed Native American actor, musician, author, and entrepreneur

2015 marks the 20th Anniversary of the original release of the popular movie The Indian in the Cupboard, starring Gary “Litefoot” Davis as Little Bear. To mark the occasion, Sony Pictures has re-released the movie on Blu-ray, with new features including an interview with Litefoot reflecting on his iconic role and an archival “making-of” featurette. To honor his lifetime of achievement, which includes acting, music, business, and many other fields, Litefoot will receive the SevenStar Award from the Cherokee Nation Historical Society for his role in preserving, promoting and teaching Cherokee history and culture.

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“Litefoot, the Cherokee rapper who grew up in Oklahoma… is perhaps the best known Native hip-hop artist working today… Litefoot is on a mission. He sees his music as a tool for fighting ignorance about Native culture rather than a way to get rich.”

Chicago Tribune – December 5, 2004

Litefoot's Music - Available on iTunes

Litefoot’s music is now available on iTunes, Google Play, Amazon and many more stores online. You can also stream Litefoot’s music on Apple Music, Spotify and Beats Music!

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The Actor

Litefoot as Little Bear

Indian in the Cupboard – Paramount Pictures

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The Speaker

Litefoot is available for…

Television Appearances • Keynotes • Workshops • Master of Ceremonies • Trainings • Corporate

LITEFOOT - 2015 Sevenstar Award Recipient

“Presented to a Cherokee who is accomplished in a chosen field and has brought honor to the Cherokee people and serves as an inspiration to others. We feel strongly that your great accomplishments in music, acting and business are deserving of this award.”

Cherokee National Historical Society

The Author

Litefoot’s Book – Available Now!

“I read your book and its amazing” – Jazmyne Blanco

“I thought the book was sensational”  – Rita Snow

“I absolutely loved it” – Rich Cartmell

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The Entrepreneur

Elevating the Narrative and Direction of American Indian Entrepreneurship.

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