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Entrepreneur, author, and speaker Khatib Ali’s, journey to Greatness.

Entrepreneur, author, and speaker Khatib Ali’s, journey to Greatness.

How Travel, Trouble and His Daughter’s Illness Fueled A Million Dollar Sales Business for Khatib Ali, Author of “Cows Vs. Rhinos” Atlanta, GA (May 2021) – “If you can picture it, you can manifest it.” These are the words that multi-millionaire entrepreneur, author, and speaker Khatib Ali say to anyone aspiring to success. According to...

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CARLTON AVERY ANNOUNCES RUN FOR MGM CITY COUNCIL DISTRICT 1

CARLTON AVERY ANNOUNCES RUN FOR MGM CITY COUNCIL DISTRICT 1

Carlton Avery, a lifelong resident of Montgomery, Alabama, announced his campaign for City Council District 1. Citing his plans to help address education, crime, city infrastructure, and blight, Carlton Avery specifically outlined his past community involvement as a private citizen in helping bring positive change and improvements within these issues. “As a citizen of Montgomery,...

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Kelly Brown Took Her Mustard Seed And Planted It

Kelly Brown Took Her Mustard Seed And Planted It

Please share your story with us. How did you get to where you are today? Like most entrepreneurs, my story is a roller coaster of uncertainty, disappointment, hope and courage.  My first career choice as far back as I could remember was to be an attorney.  I completed my undergrad degree as a history major...

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MEET THE FOUNDER OF A THRIVING BLACK-OWNED, VEGAN-FRIENDLY BEAUTY BRAND

MEET THE FOUNDER OF A THRIVING BLACK-OWNED, VEGAN-FRIENDLY BEAUTY BRAND

Meet Nynoka Grant, founder and CEO of Akoyn Beauty, an Atlanta-based Black-owned company that manufactures vegan-friendly personal care specialty products that are especially for women. Their premium soaps, skin creams, and body butter are handmade from the finest all-natural ingredients. Now, more than ever, taking care of yourself and remaining stress-free is a priority. Nynoka comments,...

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HBCU Grad Supports 1,000 Black-Owned Businesses

HBCU Grad Supports 1,000 Black-Owned Businesses

Dante Lee, an entrepreneur and HBCU grad who started his marketing and PR firm while on campus, estimates that he has helped more than 1,000 Black-owned businesses generate $100,000 in revenue or more since the pandemic began. A graduate of Bowie State University class of 2002, he is infamously known as a marketing genius and...

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Fish Fry Restaurant Launches Franchise Opportunity

Fish Fry Restaurant Launches Franchise Opportunity

‘Now that’s good eatin!’, the tag line for Joe’s Gourmet Fish Fry. This product is a golden light delicious seafood coating ready for your fish, shrimp, and vegetables. The Joe’s Gourmet brand is a dynamic one with restaurants right inside several Walmart stores across the country. And 2021 will be the golden year for this company...

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Former Army Vet Opens Fitness Center in Dallas

Former Army Vet Opens Fitness Center in Dallas

Meet 32-year old Destiny Nicole Monroe, the owner of Raw Fitness, a Black-owned gym and fitness center located in the Dallas, Texas area. As a certified strength and conditioning specialist, this former Army Veteran and software engineer already has more than half a million followers on Instagram (@DNicoleMonroe) and now offers online tailored workout programs. Destiny...

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Wall Street’s Oldest Black-Owned Investment Firm Makes History

Wall Street’s Oldest Black-Owned Investment Firm Makes History

Meet Eric Standifer, CEO and President of Blaylock Van LLC, Wall Street’s oldest continually operating Black-owned investment banking firm. Recently, the company served as one of four exclusively Black-owned broker-dealers to syndicate Citi’s $2.5 billion bond issuance. Blaylock Van also completed a $14 billion new issue debt transaction with Apple as one of five minority-owned underwriting...