Articles in Entrepreneur


Baltimore Entrepreneur Creates Co-Working Space for Beauty Industry Pros

by Nicole K. Webb on

Wilson “Mr. Will” Nolley Jr set forth on his mission and founded Salontra Select Suites—a 35,000-square-foot space that houses 135 suites for salon professionals. The business is still thriving 10 years after launch. ... Read full article

Malcolm X’s Daughters Launching a New Malcolm X Clothing Site

by Sequoia Blodgett on

The X sisters, Qubilah Shabazz, Ilyasah Shabazz, Attallah Shabazz, Malikah Shabazz, Malaak Shabazz, and Gamilah Lumumba Shabazz have partnered with technology company Hingeto, to bring the apparel line to life. ... Read full article

How This College Entrepreneur Juggles School and Business

by Kandia Johnson on

William Murphy, an entrepreneur, and junior in college at Michigan State University (MSU), was fed up seeing the same fashion trends being worn by the “cool kids” in high school so he decided to re-create his own individual style with a bow tie line... Read full article

@RankTribe joins #Blitter: Black Twitter Social App


Blitter, a new social media platform launched that seeks to be an exclusive space combining the best of Black Twitter, is currently trending on the traditional Twitter network. ... Read full article

Black Family-Owned Potato Chip Brand Expands to 41 States — Plans to Launch New Smoked BBQ Flavor

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Dondre Anderson and his two daughters, Amina and Amari spread the word about their gourmet seasoned, all-natural, gluten-free potato chips!... Read full article

The Business of Black Comic Books: An independent industry of comic books created by black people

by Samara Lynn on

This industry had revenue of $1.03 billion last year and it’s not the technology sector— it’s comic books. Comic book sales are soaring as the demographics of the average comic book fan broaden. ... Read full article

Jay-Z Reportedly Interested in Buying Harvey Weinstein’s Stake in TWC

by Selena Hill on

The hip-hop mogul reportedly wants his relationship with The Weinstein Company to continue and grow, reports TMZ... Read full article

Postal Worker to Interior Designer: Baltimorean Re-Designs Her Career Path

by Nicole K. Webb on

While some attend colleges and universities to study interior design, there are those like Baltimore native Ajia Monet who is a natural talent. ... Read full article

Black-Owned Handbag Company Kicks Off Black College Tour to Promote Their HBCU themed handbags

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Husband and wife team, Quinn Conyers and Isa Abdul-Raheem, are going on a 6-city HBCU tour to promote their unique handbags to female students and alumni.... Read full article

Nielsen Study Quantifies the Power and Influence of Black Girl Magic

by Selena Hill on

African American women have a gripping influencing in mainstream culture, proving our magic is limitless... Read full article