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Black Enterprise magazine September/October 2017 issue

After Their Restaurant Was Destroyed by Katrina, Couple Lands Delicious Deal With Daymond John


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Maranda and Joe Dowell pitched Joe's Gourmet Fish Fry on Shark Tank, striking a deal with Daymond John. Hurricane Katrina destroyed the Dowell family's seafood restaurant business in New Orleans. The hurricane didn't destroy their love for each other or their...

Black Women Are Talking Tech at the Roadmap to Billions Conference


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We started Black Women Talk Tech because we saw how hard black women are working to create billion-dollar businesses, but are still struggling.

Will Packer Media Acquires Necole Kane’s xoNecole.com


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Necole Kane’s urban lifestyle website xoNecole.com is getting a major financial boost from Hollywood producer Will Packer.

MediaTakeOut Founder Launches YouTube Alternative for Kids


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Tube Jr. is a new digital platform aimed at creating a safe alternative to YouTube’s search engine. How are they accomplishing this?…

Move Over Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos is Now the World’s Richest Person


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The 62-year-old investor’s net worth jumped to a whopping $105.1 billion, which means his fortune has surpassed the record previously held by Bill Gates.

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