Success starts in the morning: Entrepreneurs share their morning routines

A balance of spiritual, mental and physical disciplines help them start their day.
By Mario D. King | August 23, 2019

Charlotte pilot establishes private aviation company, exposes youth to diversity-lacking airline industry

Joseph Williams always knew he wanted to be a pilot and own an airline. He's accomplished both and now he's sharing his knowledge with Charlotte youth.
By Katrina Louis | August 13, 2019

10 Charlotte stories to kick off National Black Business Month

August is National Black Business Month, an opportunity to recognize and support Black-owned businesses while focusing attention on the needs […]
By QCity Metro Staff | August 1, 2019

Charlotte interior designer opens vintage furniture boutique

After 1 1/2 years without a physical location, Ariene Bethea has opened her design studio in Oakhurst. Her husband owns the business next door.
By Kallan Louis | July 29, 2019

Chef Greg and Subrina Collier to open Leah & Louise at Camp North End

Chef Greg and Subrina Collier, the husband-and-wife team behind Uptown Yolk, will open Leah & Louise, a Memphis-inspired juke joint […]
By Katrina Louis | July 24, 2019

National Black MBA Association offers industry insights in Black Think Roundtable report

Business leaders outline challenges and solutions to increase entrepreneurs’ competitiveness in today’s economy.
By Olivia Richard | July 20, 2019

The pop-up, podcast and subscription service adding diversity to Charlotte’s literary landscape

These businesses are filling a void left by a lack of Black-owned bookstores.
By Sabrina Clark | July 17, 2019

Workforce Investment Network, a step in the right direction to increase minorities in tech?

Carolina Fintech Hub is hoping that its WIN program will boost diversity in the tech industry and create new pathways for upward mobility.
By Jonathan Limehouse | July 8, 2019

Single in the Queen City? RBL dating app looks to match Black singles

Joseph Dixon launched Charlotte-based dating site focused on matchmaking for Black singles; nearly 200,000 users active on RBL app.
By Nakisha Washington | July 4, 2019

Rook and King is the fashion accessory your lapel has been missing

Jeremiah Allen, a Johnson C. Smith University graduate, is the founder of Rook and King custom lapel pins.
By Katrina Louis | July 3, 2019