Madison.comMadison Black Business Expo draws hundreds of Black Friday shoppersMadison.comOne hour into Friday's Black Business Expo, The Village on Park Street was brimming with activity. A steady stream of shoppers browsed dozens of tables sprawled along a network of hallways, rooms and alcoves on two floors of the community center on ...and more »
Black Friday Black Business ExpoIsthmuspress release: After presenting her first successful expo this past July, Sabrina “Heymiss Progress” Madison returns for Black Friday with the Black Business Expo here in the heart of Madison's south side. The Black Business Expo creates opportunities ...
Black EnterpriseHouston Among Top Cities For Small BusinessesBlack EnterpriseIt so happens that Houston is the host city for the 22nd annual Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit (May 17–20, 2017) at the new Marriott Marquis hotel. The summit attracts more than 1,000 attendees annually. Small business owners and entrepreneurs ...
Ameren recognized as a Top 50 company by Black Enterprise magazine and as a best place to work for LGBTQ ...PR Newswire (press release)ST. LOUIS, Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameren Corporation has again been recognized nationally for its commitment to diversity and inclusiveness in the workplace. The company was named a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality by the Human Rights ...and more&nb
Black EnterpriseBE GLOBAL: This Nigerian Entrepreneur Says Your Coconut Water Is FinishedBlack EnterpriseLadejobi, Founder and CEO of Sugarcane Juice Island Juice Co., shared with Black Enterprise what steps he took to make his own “sweet” dream a reality. Black Enterprise: Is sugarcane the next coconut water? What are your thoughts on this? Ladejobi: Yes.
Black EnterpriseWorld AIDS Day 2016: The Fight Is Not OverBlack EnterpriseDec. 1, 2016, marks the 28th anniversary of World AIDS Day, which is observed every year and is dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV infection. World AIDS Day has been held since 1988 as an opportunity for ...and more »
Black EnterpriseCastro Did Business With Black Farmers, Not the U.S. GovernmentBlack EnterpriseBut the arrangement with black farmers marked the first time Castro forged a sale with a particular ethnic group, John Kavulich, then president of the U.S.-Cuba Trade and Economic Council, told Black Enterprise. Black farmers sued the US Department of ...and more »
Black EnterpriseJudge Declares Mistrial in Trial of Cop Who Killed Walter ScottBlack EnterpriseThe judge overseeing the murder trial of Michael Slager—a former South Carolina police officer, who fatally shot Walter Lamar Scott in the back last year—declared a mistrial on Monday, after jurors failed to reach a verdict in the case. “Despite the ...and more »
MLive.comBlack business owners' lawsuits against Mercantile Bank dismissedMLive.comGRAND RAPIDS, MI - Black business owners who say Mercantile Bank's discriminatory lending practices ruined them waited too long to complain - at least legally. U.S. District Judge Robert Holmes Bell recently dismissed 10 lawsuits because the two-year ...and more »
Fredericksburg.comStafford Regional Black Chamber of Commerce celebrates one year anniversaryFredericksburg.comLamont Brown, president of SRBCC, said the organization started as a chapter of the Northern Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce. However, as the business needs of the community grew, they began to see the advantage of having their own organization.and more »