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CurlMix owners Kim and Tim Lewis

CurlMix turned down $400K from Shark Tank and are now worth over $12 million

Chicago natives Kim and Tim Lewis started CurlMix six years ago. Initially it was a subscription box service for people with curly hair. But after two years of stagnant sales, the couple went back to the drawing board. They hired [...]

July 23, 2021 Branding
Kanye West

Kanye’s first GAP piece sells out in hours…

Less than three months since it was reported that Kanye could possibly be the richest Black man of all time, the first piece from his much anticipated Gap partnership has arrived. Forbes declared the multitalented artist as an official billionaire [...]

June 11, 2021 Branding
Pinky Cole

Slutty Vegan Partners With Shake Shack

Aisha “Pinky” Cole is the founder and CEO of Slutty Vegan ATL. She was born to Jamaican immigrant parents in Baltimore. After attending  Clark Atlanta University she moved to LA and landed a job in the TV industry. Her career [...]

April 15, 2021 Branding
Bianca S. Robinson

Illinois Woman Turns “Work Smarter, Not Harder” Into $2.1 Million In Revenue

Any entrepreneur will tell you that you have to make revenue while you're sleeping. Bianca S. Robinson of Cayden Cay Consulting has figured out how to do just that. Robinson started with small steps but high ambitions. After finishing her [...]

March 26, 2021 Branding
Kanye West

Did Kanye go from “Crazy Cousin” to “the richest Black man ever”?

“I am Picasso. I’m Walt Disney, I’m Steve Jobs.” – Kanye West, 2013 Kanye has never been short on quotable moments. But it has always been a question whether or not he was short a few screws. Kanye's comments and antics have [...]

March 19, 2021 Branding
Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs to Invest $10 Billion Into Black Women

Goldman Sachs unveiled on Wednesday the One Million Black Women initiative. This commitment includes investing $10 billion over the next decade in businesses and organizations that benefit Black women. In addition, the bank also will commit $100 million to philanthropy. This is [...]

March 10, 2021 Branding