Tag: woman owned

black realtor teaching investors alternative solutions to gentrification

Black Realtor Teaching Investors Alternative Solutions to Gentrification

Denver real estate broker Michelle Thomas remembers well her early days growing up in North Aurora, a rough part of the Denver, Colorado metro area, that includes East Colfax Avenue. Stretching 26.5 miles, it’s the longest commercial street in the United States, but it and the surrounding area is best-known by natives, for longstanding squalid...

black mom creates line of undies for kids of color

Black Mom Expands Line of Underwear for Kids of Color

Yolanda Perkins, founder and CEO of Undies by BlendiTone, a line of underwear for children of color, has overcome a lot of obstacles in her life. She has transformed herself from being incarcerated in prison to a successful entrepreneur who promotes representation for Black children. She also is an advocate for the restoration of former prison...