Category Archives: Urban Business

Vernon Lockhart Earns Prestigious Design Industry Award

Vernon Lockhart Earns Prestigious Design Industry Award

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*Executive Director of Project Osmosis,  a nonprofit helping youth pursue careers in design, Vernon Lockhart was honored by AIGA Chicago on Thursday, June 14, 2018 for his commitment to diversifying the design industry. The lack of diversity in industries where minorities are underrepresented has pushed companies like Uber, Google and AirBNB to demonstrate stronger commitments to […]

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1,200 PowerNetworking Black Entrepreneurs to Unite

1,200 PowerNetworking Black Entrepreneurs to Unite

PowerNetworking, FraserNet, George Fraser
*The FraserNet, Inc. 2018 PowerNetworking Conference (PNC) will be held July 5-7, at the Gaylord Hotel and Conference Center, on the National Harbor in Prince George’s County, Maryland. Top global experts during the conference will focus their attention on financial literacy, business development and wealth building through personal “subject matter” excellence, effective networking and collaboration in the […]

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Entrepreneur Zee Ali Wins $10K for ‘One Stop Shop’

Entrepreneur Zee Ali Wins K for ‘One Stop Shop’

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*Entrepreneur Zee Ali has launched Express Business Solutions LLC, a business development solutions company that has recently opened its first physical location in downtown Pontiac, Michigan, just minutes from Detroit. But her services are being offered nationwide. The company, which provides business solutions to current and potential small business owners including creating business plans, offering business […]

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Ed Lover, Roxanne Shante & Angie Stone to Attend Black Writers Weekend in ATL

Ed Lover, Roxanne Shante & Angie Stone to Attend Black Writers Weekend in ATL

Writers, Ed Lover, Roxanne Shante, Angie Stone
*The African Americans on the Move Book Club (AAMBC) will return with its tenth Annual AAMBC Awards, and kick off the official Black Writers Weekend from Thursday, June 7th to Sunday, June 10th 2018. Hosted by Hop Hip Legend MC, musician, radio personality, and former MTV VJ ED Lover, the purpose of the event is to expose unknown […]

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Better Deal Suggested to Help Black Students Succeed

Better Deal Suggested to Help Black Students Succeed

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*Washington, DC – Failures by K-12 school systems to prepare black students for college are compounded by inadequate college admissions policies and support programs, according to the black leadership network Project 21  who has a better deal  — This, the group says, can make black students’ completion of a college education a difficult prospect. As part of its”Blueprint […]

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Omar Hasan Celebrates Memorial Day W/Popcorn Business Growth

Omar Hasan Celebrates Memorial Day W/Popcorn Business Growth

*Memorial Day is a special day to commemorate veterans like retired Lieutenant Commander, Omar Hasan who served multiple tours as a commissioned officer for over 20 years including Operation Desert Storm on USS Nimitz in the Persian Gulf. After completing his Electrical Engineering degree from Purdue University he was commissioned in 2003 as a land-based Civil Engineer Corps Officer […]

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Imagination Lunchbox International Children’s Film Festival 2018 Winners from South Africa, Canada, USA

Imagination Lunchbox International Children’s Film Festival 2018 Winners from South Africa, Canada, USA

*Short films from South Africa, Canada and the U.S.A. win the 2nd annual Imagination Lunchbox International Children’s Film Festival (ILICFF) honors for “Best Film Made BY Kids,” “Best Film Made FOR Kids,” “Film Festival Choice” Award and “Most Uplifting Film” Award sponsored by the 19th annual “Uplifting Minds II entertainment conference. The five day event […]

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Gospel Artist Just Danielle, 13 Year-Old Dancing Prince Win ‘ULMII” Baltimore Talent Competition

Gospel Artist Just Danielle, 13 Year-Old Dancing Prince Win ‘ULMII” Baltimore Talent Competition

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*Contemporary Gospel singer/songwriter Just Danielle and 13 year-old The Dancing Prince walked away as winners of the 19th annual Baltimore “Uplifting Minds II” national talent competition held recently at Security Square Mall. The entertainment conference, presented by The Baltimore Times and Security Square Mall, was hosted by radio personality Doresa Harvey and DJ Rick (GSE). […]

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British Urban Film Festival Reveals Summer Line-Up

British Urban Film Festival Reveals Summer Line-Up

British Urban Film Festival
*Opening the festival on 5 June will be dermatologist-turned-director Clare Anyiam-Osigwe with her new movie No Shade, about a dark skinned British woman coming to terms with her love hate relationships with men and her skintone. The film stars Adele Oni in her debut lead role and Kadeem Pearse (Chewing Gum, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom). The cast […]

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BROH Conference Earns Two Thumbs Up!

BROH Conference Earns Two Thumbs Up!

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*Lots of positive chatter since Saturday’s first ever “BROH (Brothers Reclaiming Our Honor) Conference” hosted by Pastor Shep Crawford and Pastor Montell Jordan. Over the course of the day, nearly 200 men from all walks of life turned out at the GS Sports Bar, Restaurant & Lounge in Los Angeles, CA to get a seat in the […]

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