No Grease barbershop expands into SouthPark Mall
Damian Johnson of No Grease, Inc. shared details about the new location, keeping the businesses afloat and collaborating with another well-known brand.
By Katrina Louis | January 12, 2021
NC IDEA grants $100K to Charlotte organizations supporting Black entrepreneurship
ASPIRE Community Capital and City Startup Labs were among the eight recipients selected to elevate Black entrepreneurship in North Carolina.
By Katrina Louis | January 4, 2021
Statewide council to focus on Black entrepreneurship
The Council will focus on economically empowering Black people with entrepreneurship, according to NC IDEA Foundation leader.
By QCity Metro Staff | September 4, 2020
How these entrepreneurs are changing the face of the wine industry
The women behind The Guilty Grape and Culture Wine Blogger share how they're moving to achieve better representation in the wine industry.
By William Dawson | September 1, 2020
City Startup Labs gives returning citizens tools for entrepreneurship
The improved version of the ReEntry Entrepreneurship Program (REEP) is providing digital technology skills training to formerly incarcerated people.
By Sarafina Wright | August 20, 2020
Tech influencers share 2020 predictions ahead of Charlotte Innovation Week
Charlotte Innovation Week takes place Jan. 20-24.
By Christine Edwards | January 19, 2020
Opinion | We can’t all be entrepreneurs, and that’s ok
Entrepreneurship is a lifestyle — not a hustle or a hobby.
By Shante Williams | January 4, 2020
Meet the Charlotte groomer dubbed “The Dog Whisperer”
Amber Moore fulfilled her dream of opening a dog-grooming business, and Charlotte pet parents are loving it.
By Katrina Louis | December 16, 2019
Ally, Big Sean and HBCUs address economic mobility with Moguls in the Making
The three-day pitch competition is preparing HBCU students to become future entrepreneurs and members of the business community.
By Katrina Louis | November 5, 2019