Why Every Black Business Owner Needs a Mentor in 2023

Mentors are intended to help new and small business owners navigate the tumultuous waters of the entrepreneurial sea. They are the ship’s navigation system that steers us toward success. According to a recent study performed by Endeavor, as published in Forbes, nearly 92% of small business owners interviewed attributed their success directly to having a […]

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New Effort Aims to Cut Large Funding Gap Between Underserved Entrepreneurs & Peers

Consider that Black entrepreneurs on average have $35,000 of capital to start a business. In comparison, white entrepreneurs have more than $100,000 of capital to do the same. Those were among new thought-provoking statistics mentioned last week by Donald R. Cravins Jr., the first Under Secretary of Commerce for Minority Business Development. He leads the Minority […]

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The Parent Company

Roc Nation Cashes in on Cannabis Industry with ‘The Parent Company’ Partnership

It looks like Jay-Z can do more than produce hip-hop greatness. His company, Roc Nation, is working with cannabis industry giant, The Parent Company, restructuring their growing partnership. The Insider reported that the terms of the agreement will put Jay-Z, Roc Nation, and their affiliates on top. The company will return about 7.1 million common shares of The Parent […]

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Delivery Service

Black Woman Creates a Delivery Service for Beauty Products

The Regime Beauty Founder Yan Lawrence is a perfect example of someone maximizing her talents by creating a delivery service that benefits all parties involved from her passion for the beauty industry and her skills in data science.  The Regime Beauty, which will be launching in early 2023, is described on its official Instagram page as a delivery service that personalizes the […]

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Tracee Ellis Ross

Tracee Ellis Ross Debuts Pattern Beauty’s Curl-Conscious Heat Collection

After a change-making two-year process, the Pattern Beauty boss lady Tracee Ellis Ross is bringing heat to curls in a more conscious way. In a stunning products launch, Tracee Ellis Ross and her award-winning natural hair care brand have introduced their first heating tool, a professional-grade blow dryer created specifically for curls, coils, and tight textures, People reported. The debut, which has […]

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Fawn Weaver

CEO of Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey, Fawn Weaver, Buys a Bank in Tennessee with Her Husband

Fawn Weaver and her husband, Keith Weaver, appear to have started their New Year’s resolution of building generational wealth a bit early after the Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey CEO shared that they purchased a bank in Tennessee. This announcement comes after Fawn revealed that her whisky company had surpassed $100 million in sales in October 2022 and is expected to double that in 2023. […]

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Charlie Ebersol to Host Tomoroworld Theme Park to Support the National Black Bank Foundation

Television and film producer turned technology and sports entrepreneur, Charlie Ebersol, and activists Dr. Bernice A. King, Ashley D. Bell and Tishara Jones are set to create a one-day-only, custom theme park – TOMOROWORLD, in celebration of Ebersol’s 40th birthday, and to raise awareness and funds for the National Black Bank Foundation. The invite-only event will take place on January 7, 2023 at Barker Hanger […]

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Byron Allen’s Allen Media Group Announces HBCU Go Partnership with Award-Winning Movie ‘Freedom’s Path’

Byron Allen’s Allen Media Group (AMG) free-streaming digital platform, HBCU GO – the leading media provider for the nation’s 107 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) – announces a new promotional partnership with the award-winning indie film Freedom’s Path, opening in 200 plus theatres nationwide during Black History Month beginning February 3, 2023. As part of the feature film release, HBCU […]

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Entrepreneur Launches Professional Development Program for Black Women Leaders

Laura Knights, Founder and CEO of Knights Consulting LLC, has launched the research-based Black Woman Leading® professional development program to address the unique needs of Black women leaders. The program is a virtual learning experience to help mid-career Black women leaders strengthen leadership skills, share and process workplace experiences, and create action plans to meet professional goals. […]

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