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How This Black Woman Entrepreneur Came to be the Queen of Event Planning -- Hosting More Than 2,400

May 31, 2017

Carolyn Howell, the founder of Events USA, is a brilliant entrepreneur, a visionary, and also the queen of event plan... (more)

Started out as a Makeup Artist, and Then Launched Her Own Makeup Line Now Worth $1 Million

March 28, 2017

Suzie Beauty was created by entrepreneur Suzie Wokabi, a US-trained makeup artist who runs her business in Kenya and initially found it hard to source quality makeup for her work. This motiva... (more)

Black College Student Finds Sweet Success Selling Dessert-Like Candles

March 21, 2017

Dominique Shawn Norwood from South Orange-Maplewood, New Jersey, is a college student at William Paterson University, but she is also the CEO and Founder of ... (more)

21-Year Old Kenyan Entrepreneur Launches Safi Pads -Affordable Reusable Sanitary Pads For Low Income

March 21, 2017

In 2013, 21-year-old Kenyan entrepreneur Barclay Paul Okari noticed problems caused by the unavailability of sanitary pads for teenage girls in the rural settlements of Western Kenya, Eastern... (more)

Successful Black Women in Business Do 3 Things Differently

March 13, 2017

The fastest growing group of entrepreneurs in America today are African American women. Businesses owned by black women have increased to over 300 percent since 1997, according to American Ex... (more)

8 Black-Owned Businesses That Make A Lot of Money During the Winter Season

February 08, 2017

During the winter season, billions of dollars are spent in the United States on vacationing, buying food, and more. Companies like Walmart, Target, and even generate hundreds of mi... (more)

Entrepreneurs Create Mobile App That Pays Students for Getting Good Grades

February 08, 2017

Based in Pennsylvania, African American entrepreneurs Trevor Wilkins and Logan Cohen have created an amazing app called Kudzoo that motivates students to do well in school. The app, which is ... (more)

How to Do Business in Africa -- and Why You Should Get Started Right Away!

February 08, 2017

There are a lot of reasons why you should want to do business in Africa, which by the way is made up of 55 countries and home to 1.2 billion people.First of all, U.S.... (more)

Nigerian Entrepreneurs Find Sweet Success Selling Bottled 100% Raw Sugarcane Juice

February 08, 2017

Three Nigerian entrepreneurs, based in New York City, have created a new, healthy 100% raw sugarcane juice beverage that they say is better for you than coconut juice. The unique beverage is ... (more)

How This Blogger Secured $50K in Sponsorship Deals in 120 Days

February 08, 2017

Black Southern Belle launched over a year ago. Founder Michiel Perry created the web site to fill a need for more black vendors in the area of good food, black art, quality merchandise, home ... (more)