Minneapolis

Black Entrepreneur to Buy 68,000 Square-Foot Property to Create Opportunities for North Minneapolis Businesses

North Minneapolis entrepreneur and activist Jesse Ross is looking to redevelop a building that will serve as a home for small business owners in the community. Ross’ efforts within the community: According to CBS News, Ross has been working steadfastly within his community, serving as a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) leader and local speaker. Ross is also the founder of the […]

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Black-Owned Bank

Minnesota’s First Black-Owned Bank Opens in Minneapolis

Minnesota’s financial community marked a milestone Tuesday morning as the first ever Black-owned Minnesota bank opened its doors in Minneapolis, vowing to address the state’s income and wealth disparities head on. A handful of the state’s biggest banks even helped out, in a rare show of cooperation aimed at diversifying Minnesota’s financial services industry. Detroit-based […]

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