CEO Opens Two New Branch Offices to Increase African American Homeownership Across the Country — Nappy Newz

Las Vegas, NV — Meet Ben Slayton, president and CEO of LEGACY Home Loans, who has just opened two new branch offices located in communities where mostly African Americans live. Headquartered in Las Vegas, his company is one of the most successful Black-owned mortgage banking firms that continues to make good on its commitment to […]CEO … Continue reading CEO Opens Two New Branch Offices to Increase African American Homeownership Across the Country — Nappy Newz

Two Black Investment Banks Merge To Become Largest Minority- and Women-Owned Financial Firm — Nappy Newz

Christopher J. Williams and Suzanne Shank Two black investment banks have combined forces to create a financial powerhouse that will dominate the nation’s minority- and women-owned investment banks and become a stronger competitor to majority Wall Street firms.Two Black Investment Banks Merge To Become Largest Minority- and Women-Owned Financial Firm — Nappy Newz

D.L.’s GED Section: Black Women Were Always The Standard Of Beauty — Black America Web

https://www.youtube.com/embed/i_vMDDEUDNM?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Miss World, Miss Teen World, Miss America, Miss USA, Miss Universe are all Black women. And while D.L. is happy about this, a comment that he saw on his Facebook page made him “so sad.” He says he saw a comment that said, “finally Black women are the standard of beauty.” But, he says that…D.L.’s … Continue reading D.L.’s GED Section: Black Women Were Always The Standard Of Beauty — Black America Web

Forced to allow whites to beat him, Joe Gans became first black world titleholder — Face2Face Africa

https://www.youtube.com/embed/8vX4RiVh-Y0 The ‘Old Master’ he was called. Joe Gans was the first African American to become a world boxing champion. Born on November 25, 1874, in Baltimore, Maryland, Gans by name Joseph Gaines became the greatest Lightweight boxer of all time in 1902 when he defeated the former… 476 more wordsForced to allow whites to beat … Continue reading Forced to allow whites to beat him, Joe Gans became first black world titleholder — Face2Face Africa

Black Entrepreneur Makes History as the First to Open a Juice Bar Inside Whole Foods — Nappy Newz

Chris Goode, owner and CEO of Ruby Jean’s Juicery, has opened his newest location inside a Whole Foods store in Kansas City, Missouri, making history as one of the first Black-owned stores to have an actual brick and mortar space inside of the popular grocer. Chris dedicates his success to his late grandmother, Ruby Jean, […]Black … Continue reading Black Entrepreneur Makes History as the First to Open a Juice Bar Inside Whole Foods — Nappy Newz

Black-Owned Toilet Paper, Mouthwash and Laundry Detergent Brands That You Should Know About — Nappy Newz

Kamose Muhammad, CEO and founder of Freedom Paper Company Typically, we don’t give much thought to who is the owner of the companies that produce the products we use. From toothpaste to mouthwash, soap to laundry detergent, bathroom products, and all the other products we use on a daily basis, all are made by companies […]Black-Owned … Continue reading Black-Owned Toilet Paper, Mouthwash and Laundry Detergent Brands That You Should Know About — Nappy Newz

This Black Owned Commercial Real Estate Firm Has Done Over $15 Billion in Transactions — Nappy Newz

T. Dallas Smith & Company is a Black owned commercial real estate services firm that specializes in Tenant and Buyer representation services for corporate users of office, industrial, and land. The firm is Atlanta based, with offices in Dallas, TX, Los Angeles, CA and Trenton, NJ and projects across the country. T. Dallas Smith – … Continue reading This Black Owned Commercial Real Estate Firm Has Done Over $15 Billion in Transactions — Nappy Newz