Black leaders are developing a directory of Charlotte’s Black businesses to ensure diverse vendors involved with the 2020 Republican National Convention.
RNC 2020 organizers commit to Black business inclusion
The House of Lemond keeps it dapper for pop-up collaboration
No Grease! barbershop will feature The House of Lemond at its couture fashion event on Sept. 28.
Cuzzo’s Cuisine: the lobster mac & cheese everyone’s talking about
Are you a local chef? Restaurateur? Mixologist? Food aficionado? Qcitymetro is highlighting those who bring color to Charlotte’s food scene. […]
How a broken washing machine led to a family business
For Domonique and Les Boone, the road to entrepreneurship began a year ago when her mother’s washing machine gave out.
In Charlotte, 2 new programs to assist minority-owned businesses
One program will focus on providing business loans to entrepreneurs of color; the other will assist minority business owners looking to contract with the NBA during next year’s All-Star game.
Marvin R. Ellison, a retail veteran, named president, CEO at Lowe’s
Ellison currently serves as chairman and CEO of J.C. Penney Company, Inc., where he has led an effort to revive the former retail giant.
Local black-owned business shines on ‘Good Morning America’
Along with national exposure, Qcity entrepreneur Kevin Gatlin got a $10,000 check to help fulfill one of his corporate missions.
Clarence Boston recognized for his work as local entrepreneur
The Reidsville native received the One Meck Community Recognition Award from U.S. Rep. Alma Adams at the start of National Small Business Week.
Day Runner teams with BLKTECHCLT to offer small-business training
The effort will begin with 100 of Day Runner’s local drivers but may expand to include others in the Charlotte area.
Black Enterprise CEO will be keynote speaker at CIAA business event
Earl “Butch” Graves Jr., president and CEO of Black Enterprise, will be keynote speaker at this year’s CIAA business forum. […]