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Tamika Franklyn

Tamika Franklyn is the Black woman that can help you own a franchise.

Franchising has been striving for Black business owners in recent years. Just as in any other area of business, there are still many pitfalls to overcome. We just recently reported on Jonathan Lacy and all of the roadblocks he overcame [...]

June 7, 2021 Franchises
Jonatan Lacy

Jonathan Lacy becomes the first Black owner of a 7/11 franchise in the entire state of Nevada

Imagine not even knowing what you are about to accomplish until you are already accomplishing it. That was the case for Jonathan Lacy, the man that became the first Black owner of a 7-Eleven franchise in the state of Nevada. [...]

May 18, 2021 Franchises

Why Franchising is Striving for Black Business Owners

Franchising, by design, allows entrepreneurs to bypass some difficulties of getting a business off the ground. But experts say Black people may choose franchising over sole proprietorship because of limited access to business connections and support. Black entrepreneurs have thrived in franchising for years and are choosing this [...]

March 29, 2021 Franchises