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Black-Owned Sneaker Company Gearing Up For The Busiest Shopping Season of the Year

Nagast Footwear

— The company is planning to release new afrocentric jackets, sunglasses, and more shoe designs — Atlanta, GA — With 2017 quickly coming to a close, Atlanta-based sneaker company SneakersCustom.com […]

17-Year Old Black CEO Launches New Program and Workshop Series to Help High School Students Reach Their Potential

Zandra Cunningham

— Zandra Beauty’s STEAM-based immersion program prepares high school students for business and boosts their interest in science, technology, engineering, art and math. — Nationwide — Zandra A. Cunningham, teen […]

Former DJ-Turned-Entrepreneur Finds Success With Her Homemade Peanut Butter and Jams (Music Jams, That is!)

Megan Gibson, founder of PB&Jams

PB&Jams is a Black-owned company in West Philadelphia, Pennsylvania whose founder, Megan Gibson, took an American favorite — peanut butter — and grew the idea into a successful business. Her […]

Black Millennial Launches App to Discover & Review Black-Owned Businesses

Mandy Bowman, founder of Official Black Wall Street

Nationwide — The next generation digital platform, Official Black Wall Street, is making it even easier to find and support Black-owned businesses with the launch of their highly anticipated new […]

African American Tech "Mompreneur" Launches Cryptocurrency $Guap to Grow Black-Owned Businesses

Tavonia Evans, founder of Guap

Nationwide — Technology veteran, visionnaire, and mompreneur Tavonia Evans has launched the very first ICO (Initial Coin Offering) for $Guap, a coin aimed at recycling wealth within the Black community. […]

From Executive Producer to Director -- She's Won 15 Emmys, and She's Not Even an Actress!

Fox 5 DC is making moves and Terri Tolliver is moving with them! This Washington, DC native is the station’s new Director of News Projects and Partnerships. Terri is a […]

DC-Area Black-Owned Tech Firm Winning Big Contracts By Providing Affordable IT Services to Small Businesses and Nonprofits

African American IT professionals

Washington, DC — Hiring an IT or tech consultant can be very costly, especially in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. But one Black-owned company, DC Area Tech Solutions, is determined […]

New Program Helps Black Entrepreneurs With Finance Qualification and Business Credit Establishment

Aaron Sanders, founder of Entrepreneur Development Institute

Southfield, MI — Aaron L. Sanders, founder of the Entrepreneur Development Institute (EDI), has developed a unique FREE online system that provides small business owners an instructional and educational platform […]

Award-Winning Author Launches Campaign to Bring Popular Cable Series to Baltimore, MD to Stimulate the Local Black Economy

Haki Ammi

— Elite author and readers favorite, Haki Ammi, is thrilled to announce the launch of his campaign, “Bring Homeland Television Series to Baltimore” — Nationwide — It’s no news that […]

Get in Shape With These 7 Black-Owned Fitness Companies

Black couple jogging

When it comes to supporting black-owned businesses, we often think of all the retail industries, restaurants, hair care, financial services and other types of industries that are owned by blacks. […]

Team of Black Inventors Create Smart Jacket That Diagnoses Disease in Toddlers That Doctors Often Miss

Founder of Mama-Ope

A team of Ugandan innovators have created Mama-Ope – a biomedical smart jacket that rapidly increases the accuracy and speed of diagnosing pneumonia. Pneumonia is an illness in Uganda that […]

Financial Educator Claims Jay-Z's Album 4:44 is the Most Important Piece of Work for the Advancement of Black People

Ash Cash and Jay-Z

— Also creates financial curriculum & college tour to teach wealth building concepts in album — New York, NY — Many are applauding Jay-Z’s 13th studio album 4:44 for its […]

Florida A&M University National Alumni Association Announces Partnership with Plair Sports and Apparel

FAMU Plair Sports and Apparel

Atlanta, GA — Florida A&M University National Alumni Association, Inc. (FAMU NAA) is pleased to announce a partnership with Plair Sports and Apparel (PSA), a licensed provider of collegiate sports […]

Veteran Entrepreneur Launches New Program to Help Aspiring and Seasoned Black Women Entrepreneurs

Demarra Gardner, founder of Black Women About Business (BWAB)

Nationwide — There’s no secret that black female entrepreneurs are on the rise. In fact, they are the fastest growing group of entrepreneurs in the world. According to the State […]

Meet the Two Richest Black Women in the World (Yes, There are Two!)

Richest Black women in the world

Very few of the world’s wealthiest people are Black, and even fewer are Black women. Most of the richest tycoons tend to be white and Asian men, with very few […]

Young Black Entrepreneur Finds Success Making Affordable Wheelchairs

Rwanda entrepreneur making affordable wheelchairs

Daniel Habanabakize, a 24-year old entrepreneur from Rwanda, has found success making affordable high-quality wheelchairs that he sells to the locals in his community. Typically, wheelchairs are imported into the […]

Black Entrepreneur Launches Slumber Party Specialist Company With Personalized Options For Kids, Ladies Nights, and More

Brittany Harry, Founder of Sleepover Envy

Montgomery, AL — The team at Sleepover Envy is thrilled to announce that their company is now open in Montgomery, Alabama. The new company is Alabama’s first slumber party specialist […]

Atlanta Educator Launches 'Gifted & Lit' - A Cartoon Series That Uses Hip-Hop to Educate Students

Atlanta, GA — Parents, teachers, and school systems looking for new ideas to engage and connect with students will soon have a dynamic resource to help them when Atlanta educator, […]

Increasing Black Ownership of Commercial Real Estate Just Got Easier

Herndon Davis, founder of Mortgage Real Estate Services

Nationwide — Do you ever dream of buying and renting out houses and apartment buildings or maybe fixing up and flipping houses like on HGTV or perhaps building a strip […]

Colin Kaepernick Has Reportedly Signed a $1 Million Book Deal -- And He's Selling His Own Line of Merchandise Online

Colin Kaepernick

NFL quarterback turned civil rights activist, Colin Kaepernick, is not playing professional football right now, but he has found another way to generate revenue. He reportedly has been offered $1 […]

Power Couple Develops Revolutionary App for Black Businesses & Consumers

Tanisha Johnson & Jamal Sutter, owners of Allonsy, Let's Go

Nationwide — Historically, the Black community has been its strongest when standing as one. With increasing media coverage of police brutality on unarmed Black men and the blurred line between […]

9th Annual Women's Entrepreneur Expo to Be Held in the Washington DC Area on November 4th

Women Entrepreneurs Expo

— The event offers a dynamic opportunity for women in business from various sectors to get educated, to share information, and to get renewed inspiration about the rewards of business […]

More Than 63,000 People Have Already Joined This Powerful "Buy Black" Movement

Buy Black Movement

Nationwide — A global initiative called the Buy Black Movement (www.buyblackmovement.com/buyus) has built a worldwide platform that easily enables Black consumers to do business with Black-owned businesses.

Entrepreneur Crushes the "Angry Black Woman" Stereotype With Her Smiling, Happy Products

Daveia Odoi, founder of Dynasmiles

Daveia Odoi is the creator of “The DynaSmiles by DNT,” an original collection of happy art sold in the US, UK and Ghana that has been highlighted by Essence, Black […]

Black-Owned Sneaker Company Gearing Up For The Busiest Shopping Season of the Year

Nagast Footwear

— The company is planning to release new afrocentric jackets, sunglasses, and more shoe designs — Atlanta, GA — With 2017 quickly coming to a close, Atlanta-based sneaker company SneakersCustom.com […]

17-Year Old Black CEO Launches New Program and Workshop Series to Help High School Students Reach Their Potential

Zandra Cunningham

— Zandra Beauty’s STEAM-based immersion program prepares high school students for business and boosts their interest in science, technology, engineering, art and math. — Nationwide — Zandra A. Cunningham, teen […]

Former DJ-Turned-Entrepreneur Finds Success With Her Homemade Peanut Butter and Jams (Music Jams, That is!)

Megan Gibson, founder of PB&Jams

PB&Jams is a Black-owned company in West Philadelphia, Pennsylvania whose founder, Megan Gibson, took an American favorite — peanut butter — and grew the idea into a successful business. Her […]

Black Millennial Launches App to Discover & Review Black-Owned Businesses

Mandy Bowman, founder of Official Black Wall Street

Nationwide — The next generation digital platform, Official Black Wall Street, is making it even easier to find and support Black-owned businesses with the launch of their highly anticipated new […]

African American Tech "Mompreneur" Launches Cryptocurrency $Guap to Grow Black-Owned Businesses

Tavonia Evans, founder of Guap

Nationwide — Technology veteran, visionnaire, and mompreneur Tavonia Evans has launched the very first ICO (Initial Coin Offering) for $Guap, a coin aimed at recycling wealth within the Black community. […]

From Executive Producer to Director -- She's Won 15 Emmys, and She's Not Even an Actress!

Fox 5 DC is making moves and Terri Tolliver is moving with them! This Washington, DC native is the station’s new Director of News Projects and Partnerships. Terri is a […]

DC-Area Black-Owned Tech Firm Winning Big Contracts By Providing Affordable IT Services to Small Businesses and Nonprofits

African American IT professionals

Washington, DC — Hiring an IT or tech consultant can be very costly, especially in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. But one Black-owned company, DC Area Tech Solutions, is determined […]

New Program Helps Black Entrepreneurs With Finance Qualification and Business Credit Establishment

Aaron Sanders, founder of Entrepreneur Development Institute

Southfield, MI — Aaron L. Sanders, founder of the Entrepreneur Development Institute (EDI), has developed a unique FREE online system that provides small business owners an instructional and educational platform […]

Award-Winning Author Launches Campaign to Bring Popular Cable Series to Baltimore, MD to Stimulate the Local Black Economy

Haki Ammi

— Elite author and readers favorite, Haki Ammi, is thrilled to announce the launch of his campaign, “Bring Homeland Television Series to Baltimore” — Nationwide — It’s no news that […]

Get in Shape With These 7 Black-Owned Fitness Companies

Black couple jogging

When it comes to supporting black-owned businesses, we often think of all the retail industries, restaurants, hair care, financial services and other types of industries that are owned by blacks. […]

Team of Black Inventors Create Smart Jacket That Diagnoses Disease in Toddlers That Doctors Often Miss

Founder of Mama-Ope

A team of Ugandan innovators have created Mama-Ope – a biomedical smart jacket that rapidly increases the accuracy and speed of diagnosing pneumonia. Pneumonia is an illness in Uganda that […]

Financial Educator Claims Jay-Z's Album 4:44 is the Most Important Piece of Work for the Advancement of Black People

Ash Cash and Jay-Z

— Also creates financial curriculum & college tour to teach wealth building concepts in album — New York, NY — Many are applauding Jay-Z’s 13th studio album 4:44 for its […]

Florida A&M University National Alumni Association Announces Partnership with Plair Sports and Apparel

FAMU Plair Sports and Apparel

Atlanta, GA — Florida A&M University National Alumni Association, Inc. (FAMU NAA) is pleased to announce a partnership with Plair Sports and Apparel (PSA), a licensed provider of collegiate sports […]

Veteran Entrepreneur Launches New Program to Help Aspiring and Seasoned Black Women Entrepreneurs

Demarra Gardner, founder of Black Women About Business (BWAB)

Nationwide — There’s no secret that black female entrepreneurs are on the rise. In fact, they are the fastest growing group of entrepreneurs in the world. According to the State […]

Meet the Two Richest Black Women in the World (Yes, There are Two!)

Richest Black women in the world

Very few of the world’s wealthiest people are Black, and even fewer are Black women. Most of the richest tycoons tend to be white and Asian men, with very few […]

Young Black Entrepreneur Finds Success Making Affordable Wheelchairs

Rwanda entrepreneur making affordable wheelchairs

Daniel Habanabakize, a 24-year old entrepreneur from Rwanda, has found success making affordable high-quality wheelchairs that he sells to the locals in his community. Typically, wheelchairs are imported into the […]

Black Entrepreneur Launches Slumber Party Specialist Company With Personalized Options For Kids, Ladies Nights, and More

Brittany Harry, Founder of Sleepover Envy

Montgomery, AL — The team at Sleepover Envy is thrilled to announce that their company is now open in Montgomery, Alabama. The new company is Alabama’s first slumber party specialist […]

Atlanta Educator Launches 'Gifted & Lit' - A Cartoon Series That Uses Hip-Hop to Educate Students

Atlanta, GA — Parents, teachers, and school systems looking for new ideas to engage and connect with students will soon have a dynamic resource to help them when Atlanta educator, […]

Increasing Black Ownership of Commercial Real Estate Just Got Easier

Herndon Davis, founder of Mortgage Real Estate Services

Nationwide — Do you ever dream of buying and renting out houses and apartment buildings or maybe fixing up and flipping houses like on HGTV or perhaps building a strip […]

Colin Kaepernick Has Reportedly Signed a $1 Million Book Deal -- And He's Selling His Own Line of Merchandise Online

Colin Kaepernick

NFL quarterback turned civil rights activist, Colin Kaepernick, is not playing professional football right now, but he has found another way to generate revenue. He reportedly has been offered $1 […]

Power Couple Develops Revolutionary App for Black Businesses & Consumers

Tanisha Johnson & Jamal Sutter, owners of Allonsy, Let's Go

Nationwide — Historically, the Black community has been its strongest when standing as one. With increasing media coverage of police brutality on unarmed Black men and the blurred line between […]

9th Annual Women's Entrepreneur Expo to Be Held in the Washington DC Area on November 4th

Women Entrepreneurs Expo

— The event offers a dynamic opportunity for women in business from various sectors to get educated, to share information, and to get renewed inspiration about the rewards of business […]

More Than 63,000 People Have Already Joined This Powerful "Buy Black" Movement

Buy Black Movement

Nationwide — A global initiative called the Buy Black Movement (www.buyblackmovement.com/buyus) has built a worldwide platform that easily enables Black consumers to do business with Black-owned businesses.

Entrepreneur Crushes the "Angry Black Woman" Stereotype With Her Smiling, Happy Products

Daveia Odoi, founder of Dynasmiles

Daveia Odoi is the creator of “The DynaSmiles by DNT,” an original collection of happy art sold in the US, UK and Ghana that has been highlighted by Essence, Black […]