Entries by Leya

Leya Tanit Named 2022 XBIZ Honors ‘Community Figure of the Year’

Pineapple Support founder and CEO Leya Tanit was named “Community Figure of the Year” by the 2022 XBIZ Honors, online industry edition. “I want to thank XBIZ from the bottom of my heart for this recognition,” Tanit said. “This award only increases my determination to meet the increased demand we’re seeing. We’re pulling out all […]

Pineapple Support Announces Events Schedule for January

Pineapple Support has announced its events schedule for the month. The organization and its founder and CEO Leya Tanit will participate in a number of panels and events at XBIZ 2022, unspooling through Thursday this week in Hollywood, and the inaugural X3 Expo Friday and Saturday: XBIZ 2022: Wednesday 12 p.m. (PST): “Pineapple Support Presents: New Year, Same […]

Pineapple Support, Chaturbate Partner on ‘Malibu Wellness Retreat’

  Pineapple Support will host a free daylong wellness retreat in Malibu, sponsored by Chaturbate, Monday, Jan. 10 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (PST). The event is described by a rep as “perfect relax-and-reset experience to balance your body and mind after the excitement of the XBIZ Show, X3 and the XBIZ Awards. Unplug from your busy daily […]

Leya Tanit, Austin Fiascone to Co-Host Online Industry Edition of XBIZ Honors

Leya Tanit and Austin Fiascone have been named hosts of the online industry edition of the 2022 XBIZ Honors, set for Wednesday, Jan. 5 at the Kimpton Everly Hotel in Hollywood. In addition to honoring the best of the best from the business community, select web/tech categories from the flagship XBIZ Awards will be presented […]

Pineapple Support to Host Mental Health Summit This Week

Pineapple Support will host its third annual Mental Health Online Summit on Thursday and Friday this week starting at 10 a.m. (PST). The theme is “Security in an Uncertain World,” which will cover the topics of resilience, support, security and planning for the future; the event is free and will take place entirely online via […]

Zubb Media Renews Sponsorship of Pineapple Support

Zubb Media, in association with Gamma Entertainment, has renewed its sponsorship of Pineapple Support at the Bronze level for a second year, joining over 60 adult businesses in committing funds and resources to the organization. “I have always been a big advocate for Pineapple Support and I believe they are a critical resource in our […]

Pineapple Support to Host Roundtable Discussion With European Industry Orgs

Pineapple Support will host a free, online roundtable discussion with leading European organizations that provide resources to the adult industry, sponsored by AdultWork and XBIZ. The event will take place via Zoom on Nov. 17 at 6 p.m. (GMT). The “Community Collaboration UK” roundtable discussion is free for members of the adult industry and will […]

Pineapple Support, Chaturbate to Host ‘Beyond Abuse’ Industry Support Group

Pineapple Support and Chaturbate have partnered on a free six-week webinar series titled “Beyond Abuse,” beginning Tuesday, November 9, at 3 p.m. (PDT). The series will be led by therapist Miki Anderson, LPC. “The ‘Beyond Abuse’ support group is yet another example of the excellent work that Pineapple Support does to provide accessible and educational resources […]

Pineapple Support Appoints Leah Mahi, Mark Hassell as Community Liaisons

Pineapple Support has appointed Leah Mahi and Mark Hassell as community liaison officers to act as “approachable and trusted sources of information for performers that want to know more about working with the organization,” noted a rep. Mahi serves as XBIZ’s director of marketing and advertising for the digital media market, while Hassell counts “over […]

Pineapple Support Seeks Volunteers for Diversity, Fundraising Subcommittees

Pineapple Support is launching two new subcommittees to provide advice on diversity and fundraising, and is inviting volunteers to provide recommendations and support to help steer the organization’s direction. “The direction of Pineapple Support is guided by members of the adult industry who donate their time and ideas to help steer the organization,” said founder […]