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16 Wealthy Black Americans from Black History

Curated by Irene Smalls, MBA What do a scoundrel, a lady of the evening, a slave owner, an explorer, and businessmen have in common? They all became rich Black figures in American History. From the early days of struggle against slavery to the present era of groundbreaking achievements, Black individuals

23 Feb 24 6 min read
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The 10 Wealthiest Black Entrepreneurs in America

In this video we're going to discuss the 10 wealthiest Black entrepreneurs in America today. These individuals have built successful businesses and have amassed impressive fortunes along the way. Get ready to be inspired by their incredible journeys and the impact they have made in their respective industries.

24 Jan 24 1 min read
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Meet The Black Woman Behind The Jewelry Showcasing The Beauty of Human Creativity & Compassion: Emerald Sun Creations

In the enchanting world of jewelry making, where artistry meets adornment, one Louisiana-based entrepreneur stands out with a unique vision and a heartwarming mission. Meet Wendy Turner, the brilliant mind and artisan behind Black-owned brand Emerald Sun Creations, a brand that weaves stories of nature, creativity, and compassion into every

04 Oct 23 6 min read

How Squad Trip is Revolutionizing the Black Travel Movement

The Black travel movement is bigger now than it’s ever been before. Following the COVID-19 pandemic, there’s been an uptick in travel — family reunions, destination weddings, squad trips, and more. Black entrepreneurs Darrien Watson and Stevon Judd are revolutionizing how travel agents, small businesses, and trip organizers plan

07 Dec 22 10 min read
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HBCU Grad Continues Self-Care Journey For Black Women & Girls With Latest Journals

In December 2018 [https://blog.obws.com/hbcu-coloring-book-black-women-self-care/], OBWS had an opportunity to chat with entrepreneur and author, Latoya Nicole, to discuss her “Entrepreneurs Color Too” [https://entrepreneurscolortoo.com/] coloring book series. Since that time, business has skyrocketed for the Raleigh, NC native. She has gone on to produce several

14 Jul 20 6 min read
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Meet The Brothers Behind the Diverse Emoji App, WeMojis

With their growing popularity, emojis have become a second language for black millennials whether shared through texts, memes, or tweets. Through Apple’s latest update, we were finally able to use emojis that look like us, but something was still missing – culture. The Howard graduates and brothers Trey and Donovan

13 Aug 15 5 min read
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Meet Jasmine Lawrence, Owner of EDEN BodyWorks

Beginning a successful business at any age is no easy feat, but the founder and CEO of EDEN BodyWorks [https://officialblackwallstreet.com/item/eden-bodyworks/] managed to do that and more at the young age of 13. Frustrated with products that were damaging her hair, she set out to find her

24 Jul 15 4 min read