Tag: Entrepreneur

How an Entrepreneur Made Supporting Local Black-owned Restaurants His Business Mission

Subject Entrepreneur; Restaurants; Braxston Richmond Description Braxston Richmond’s experience had taught him that the way to go was to build a community interested in the subject whilst designing, creating, and perfecting the Black Foodie Finder app Creator By John Stanly  Source https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/412463 Publisher entrepreneur.com File

The Original Black Media King

Subject Media; Entrepreneurship; Advertising Description In the late 1950s, long before he would be appreciated as one of the country’s most prominent Black media executives, Byron Lewis had a job working the weekend shift on the classified pages of The New York Times. Creator Ginia Bellafante Source https://www.nytimes.com/2021/10/22/nyregion/byron-lewis-urbanite-black-advertising.html?smid=li-share Publisher nytimes.com […]

Meet Aaron Wallace: Black Hair Care Brand for Men Now Carried by International Retailer ASOS

Subject Black Entrepreneurship Description Over the last few years, we have seen diversity increase across beauty products driven by new startup brands launching and an increased focus from prominent brands such as Unilever or L’oreal expanding their assortment through in-house development or acquisitions. Creator Tommy Williams Source https://www.forbes.com/sites/tommywilliams1/2021/01/22/meet-aaron-wallace-black-haircare-brand-for-men-now-in-international-retailer-asos/?sh=78b6847d7f89 […]

How Tristan Walker Went From a ‘Kid From Queens’ to One of the Most Successful Black Entrepreneurs of His Generation

Subject Black Entrepreneur Shares His Story Description Tristan Walker is living every Black entrepreneur’s dream. In 2013, at just 31, after leaving his corporate job in tech, he founded Walker & Co. Brands. Creator Alisa Gumbs Source https://www.blackenterprise.com/how-tristan-walker-became-one-of-most-successful-black-entrepreneurs-of-his-generation/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=news_tab&utm_content=algorithm Publisher blackenterprise.com File

Meet the Father and His 3 Sons Who’ve Created the First Ever Virtual Video Business Card Service

Subject Pioneering Black Entrepreneurship; Business; Technology Description Pioneering Black Entrepreneurship: Gregory Cherry, an African American father, and his three sons, Greg Jr, Isaac, and Isaiah, invented a new technology that allows business owners to virtually share a video version of their business cards to all social media platforms. […]

3 Entrepreneurs on the Impact of Being Featured in Jay-Z’s Black Business Ads

Subject Black Businesses; Ads; Entrepreneurship Description As the push for supporting Black-owned businesses continues to grow, rapper and business mogul Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter is doing his part to ensure that Black entrepreneurs get the exposure and advertisement that’s needed. Creator Courtney Connley Source https://www.cnbc.com/2020/07/24/3-entrepreneurs-on-the-impact-of-jay-zs-black-business-ads.html?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=news_tab&utm_content=algorithm Publisher cnbc.com File

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