EC: Mays Chemical Company Inc.

A.G. Gaston Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient: Mays Chemical Company, Inc. founded by William G. Mays.…

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EC: PRWT Services Inc.

PRWT Services Inc., headed by Willie F. Johnson, was named Industrial Service Company of the…

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EC: Rep. Maxine Waters

Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA), Sr. Member, House Financial Services Committee, discusses the Obama Administation’s Public…

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EC: Legacy Bank and Sanders Wingo

Financial Services Company of the Year: Legacy Bank, co-founded by Deloris Sims and Margaret Henningsen.
Advertising…

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Spike Lee Talks about His Career and Hollywood-Pt.II

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Spike Lee Talks about his Career and Hollywood-Pt.I

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Spike Lee Talks about His Career and Hollywood-Pt.III

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News Roundup

Esteemed historian dies; UC San Diego honors alumnus

News Roundup

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Dying for the Promise of Perfection

Sun, surf, and surgery gone awry. Lisa Espinosa's real-life cautionary tale of overseas cosmetics surgery

Lying in agony on an operating table, Lisa Espinosa, 43, was certain she was minutes…

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Pursuing the American Dream

Richard Cherry strives to build wealth through homeownership

Richard Cherry is more interested in being wealthy than looking wealthy. Living well below his…

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Protecting Your Brand in Social Networking

Does your strategy need a risk management component?

Yves Darbouze knows about the risks associated with online social networking. Not only does his…

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Obama on the Record: Cybersecurity

THE PRESIDENT: Everybody, please be seated. We meet today at a transformational moment…

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A Frugal Family

Janice and Mark Blake make sure their family knows how to stick to a budget

In the midst of this “Great Recession,” a good number of Americans have resorted to…

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Lead with LEED

How certification can boost your jump into a green job

As the Obama administration continues to push its support for the creation of green initiatives…

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Money Savvy Pig for Kids

Boost the financial literacy of children beyond saving and spending

In today’s financial crunch, if you haven’t sprung into action to sharpen your child’s money…

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Negotiating with Suppliers

Tips to get the results you need

Cash is king whether the economy is good or bad, and if your company is…

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Obama on the Record: Sotomayor Nomination

THE PRESIDENT: Thank you. Well, I’m excited, too. (Laughter.)
Of the many responsibilities…

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Background on Judge Sonia Sotomayor

Family members of Judge Sotomayor in attendance at today’s East Room announcement:
Celina Sotomayor (mother)
Omar Lopez…

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Obama Names Sotomayor to Supreme Court

New Yorker would be first Hispanic on High Court

President Barack Obama named federal appeals court Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the U.S. Supreme Court…

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Weekly Address: Memorial Day Message

This Memorial Day weekend, Americans will gather on lawns and porches, fire up the grill,…

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EC Townhall, Pt. 2

The 2009 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference: Charles Ogletree moderates a Town Hall Meeting examining “The…

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EC Townhall, Pt. 4

The 2009 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference: Charles Ogletree moderates a Town Hall Meeting examining “The…

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EC Townhall, Pt. 3

The 2009 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference: Charles Ogletree moderates a Town Hall Meeting examining “The…

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EC Townhall, Pt. 1

The 2009 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference: Charles Ogletree moderates a Town Hall Meeting examining “The…

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Man Behind The 100 Billion Dollar Plan-Pt.1

Interview with U.S. Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan about the Obama Administration’s policy to reform the…

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Man Behind the 100 Million Dollar Plan-Pt.2

Interview with U.S. Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan about the Obama Administration’s policy to reform…

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Fact Sheet: Credit Card Holders Bill of Rights

President Obama signs Credit Card Accountability, Responsibility, and Disclosure Act
WASHINGTON – Today, President Obama signs…

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Obama on the Record: Credit Card Accountability

THE PRESIDENT: Hello, everybody. Please, have a seat — I’m sorry. It is…

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News Roundup

New head of N.Y. Housing Authority, financial tools Website

John B. Rhea to Head New York City Housing Authority
Mayor Bloomberg announces the appointment of…

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Tavis Smiley Talks Brotherhood, Obama

Speaker, author gives insight into DVD

BlackEnterprise.com: The film focused a lot on the importance of music to the African American…

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Tavis Smiley’s ‘Standing’ on Faith

Book documents accountability, courage of blacks

As it seemed that America was about to do the seemingly impossible – elect an…

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Social Networking for Business Intelligence

Learn all you can about your clients, competitors

Real estate agents use social media networks like Twitter to get into the minds of…

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Williams Capital’s Billion Dollar Deal

Company to manage securities for Goldman Sachs

Christopher J. Williams
In what is perhaps one of the few silver linings in the dark…

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Ursula Burns Named Xerox CEO

Former president takes helm at tough time for company

Xerox Corp. named Ursula Burns chief executive office Thursday. Burns, who currently serves as president,…

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Obama on the Record: National Security; Closing Guantanamo

THE PRESIDENT: Good morning, everybody. Please be seated. Thank you all for…

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You Can Still Get a Mortgage

Tips on financing in a tight credit market

Bankers, brokers, and swindlers aren’t the only ones to blame for the subprime mortgage mess.…

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Working with Independent Contractors

Outsourcing can be a lucrative option to cut costs

If you can’t afford the costs of hiring a new employee, but you do have…

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Behind ING-Girls Inc.’s $50,000 Youth Investment Challenge

Young investors find opportunity in stock market

Current economic conditions haven’t stopped Girls Inc. from teaching its students how to become savvy…

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FCC to Hold ‘Soft Test’ for DTV Transition

Analog programming to be interrupted with reminders

Local broadcasters will be participating in coordinated digital television (DTV) transition “soft tests” Thursday in…

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Obama Congratulates SBA Award Winners

THE PRESIDENT: Well, thank you very much. Good afternoon, everybody.
AUDIENCE: Good afternoon.
THE…

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SBA Small Business Award Winners

Charles Baker
NATIONAL VETERAN CHAMPION
Charles M. Baker, President and CEO
MCB Lighting & Electrical and Government…

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Recession Special: Pfizer Offers Free Drugs

Company giving unemployed customers a break

It looks like mega pharmaceutical companies are jumping aboard the “recession insurance” bandwagon. A few…

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SBA Celebrates National Small Business Week

Conference honors entrepreneurs' accomplishments

Each year the Small Business Administration hosts “National Small Business Week,” a three-day conference in…

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Obama on the Record: Fuel Efficiency Standards

President Obama gestures at auto industry leaders and government officials during the announcement of…

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Welcome to Detroit: Entrepreneurs Conference + Expo Kicks Off

Black Enterprise welcomed attendees to its 14th Annual Entrepreneurs Conference and Expo Sunday. Hundreds of…

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Top Stock Picks of Some of BE’s Young Investors

See what the professional experts have to say about their picks

Confident in the market’s recovery, many young investors have ventured into stocks with a buy…

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Next in Line, but Don’t Say Nepotism

Burgeoning BE 100s leader talks tools for success

Imagine being an integral part of an advertising company legacy that includes millions in billings…

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Small Business Awards Winners

Black Enterprise honors the best of the best

Innovation, perseverance, and resilience are some of the attributes entrepreneurs need to weather the current…

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Detroit to The World: Don’t Count Us Out

Motown welcomes the B.E. Entrepreneurs Conference with grit, enthusiasm and faith in its own future

Battered by a crisis of faith in local government triggered by the scandal surrounding former…

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Weekly Address: Clean Energy and Healthcare Reform

Good morning. Over the past few months, as we have put in place a…

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State of Black America, Part 2A

A special roundtable examines the “State of Black America 2009″ report with panelists Stanley Crouch,…

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State of Black America, Part 2B

A special roundtable examines the “State of Black America 2009″ report with panelists Stanley Crouch,…

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State of Black America, Part 2C

A special roundtable examines the “State of Black America 2009″ report with panelists Stanley Crouch,…

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Piedmont to Manage Piece of TARP Pie

Historic deal a sign of confidence for firm

In what could be a landmark deal for Piedmont Investment Advisors LLC (No. 10 on…

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News Roundup

Veteran job fair, sustainability program

Minority patients are often under-prescribed, over-prescribed, or mis-prescribed pharmaceutical treatment for cardiovascular illness, asthma, psychiatric…

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Smith Graham to Increase Assets to Nearly $6 Billion in Acquisition Deal

Companys revenues set to triple, even in dismal market

Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors L.P. (No. 8 on the BE Asset Managers list…

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World Wide Technology Settles Discrimination Suit

Top B.E. 100s company may face more cases in future

When Earnest Ryals filed a $3.5 million racial discrimination lawsuit against his former employer back…

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Washington D.C.’s Independence Federal to Acquire Colombo Bancshares

Deal would more than double banks assets

Hoping to boost its profitability, Washington, D.C.-based Independence Federal Savings Bank (No. 14 on the…

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PRWT Services to Go Public

Pharmaceutical manufacturer to retain minority ownership

PRWT Services Inc. (No. 57 on the B.E. Industrial/Service 100 list with $76 million in…

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R. Donahue Peebles: ‘We Will Land Aqueduct Deal’

Despite credit challenges, CEO says deal is far from dead

Plans for the redevelopment of a New York racetrack/casino stalled last week amid reports that…

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SENTEL Acquires Service Provider to U.S. Intelligence Agencies

Deal to contribute about $11 million to company revenues

SENTEL (No. 90 on the 2008 BE INDUSTRIAL/SERVICE list with $45 million in revenues) acquired…

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75. Natchitoches Ford Lincoln Mercury Inc.

Natchitoches Ford Lincoln Mercury Inc. is the nation’s 75th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and…

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74. Freedom Ford Lincoln-Mercury Inc.

Freedom Ford Lincoln-Mercury Inc. is the nation’s 74th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and Virginia’s…

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73. Park Dodge Chrysler Jeep

Park Dodge Chrysler Jeep is the nation’s 73rd largest African American-owned auto dealership. Jerome D.…

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72. Queen City Lincoln Mercury

Queen City Lincoln Mercury is the nation’s 72nd largest African American-owned auto dealership. Otis H.…

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71. Franklin Pontiac Buick GMC Inc.

Franklin Pontiac Buick GMC Inc. is the nation’s 51st largest African American-owned auto dealership, and…

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70. Signature Automotive Group

Signature Automotive Group is the nation’s 70th largest African American-owned auto dealership, and Michigan’s seventh…

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69. Saginaw Valley Ford Lincoln Mercury Inc.

Saginaw Valley Ford Lincoln Mercury is the nation’s 69th largest African American-owned auto dealership. Ford…

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68. Everett Chevrolet

Everett Chevrolet is the nation’s 51st largest African American-owned auto dealership and Washington’s largest minority-owned…

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67. River View Ford

River View Ford is the nation’s 67th largest African American-owned auto dealership. Ray…

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66. Cross Road Chrysler Jeep

Cross Road Chrysler Jeep is the nation’s 66th largest African American-owned auto dealership, and Oklahoma’s…

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65. Metro Ford Lincoln Mercury

Metro Ford Lincoln Mercury is the nation’s 65th largest African American-owned auto dealership, and Mississippi’s…

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64. BMW of Corpus Christi

BMW of Corpus Christi is the nation’s 64th largest African American-owned auto dealership, and the…

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63. Vicksburg Chrysler Dodge Jeep Inc.

Vicksburg Chrysler Dodge Jeep is the nation’s 63rd largest African American-owned auto dealership, and Michigan’s…

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62. Lexus of Mishawaka

Lexus of Mishawaka is the nation’s 62nd largest African American-owned auto dealership and Indiana’s largest…

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61. Courtesy Ford Lincoln Mercury

Courtesy Ford Lincoln Mercury is the nation’s 61st largest African American-owned auto dealership; and Illinois’…

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60. Mike Johnson Auto Group

Mike Johnson Auto Group is the nation’s 60th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and Michigan’s…

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59. Universal Ford Sales Inc.

Universal Ford Sales Inc. is the nation’s 59th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and Virginia’s…

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58. Chino Hills Ford

Chino Hills Ford is the nation’s 58th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and California’s largest…

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57. Ukiah Ford-Lincoln-Mercury Inc.

Founded in 1989, Ukiah Ford-Lincoln-Mercury Inc. is the nation’s 57th largest African American-owned auto dealership;…

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56. Bessemer Chrysler Jeep Dodge Inc.

Bessemer Chrysler Jeep Dodge Inc. is the nation’s 56th largest African American-owned auto dealership;…

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55. Summerville Ford Mercury Inc.

Summerville Ford Mercury Inc. is the nation’s 55th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and South…

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54. Ford of Montebello

Ford of Montebello is the nation’s 54th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and Golden state’s…

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53. Stone Mountain Chrysler Jeep Dodge

Stone Mountain Chrysler Jeep Dodge is the nation’s 53rd largest African American-owned auto dealership; and…

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52. Superstition Springs Chrysler Jeep Inc.

Superstition Springs Chrysler Jeep Inc. is the nation’s 52nd largest African American-owned auto dealership; and…

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51. Paradise Ford

Paradise Ford is the nation’s 51st largest African American-owned auto dealership; and the Sunshine state’s…

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50. JK Chevrolet

Founded in 1983, JK Chevrolet is the nation’s 50th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and…

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49. Southaven Pontiac Buick GMC Inc.

Southaven Pontiac Buick GMC Inc. is the nation’s 49th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and…

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48. Lexus of Huntsville

Founded in 1992, Lexus of Huntsville is the nation’s 48th largest African American-owned auto dealership;…

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47. Hunterdon BMW

Founded in 1999, Hunterdon BMW is the nation’s 47th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and…

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46. Champion Chrysler Jeep Dodge Inc.

Founded in 2003, Champion Chrysler Jeep Dodge Inc. is the nation’s 46th largest African American-owned…

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45. Noble Automotive Group

Noble Automotive Group is the nation’s 45th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and Iowa’s largest…

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44. Henderson Automotive Family

Henderson Automotive Family is the nation’s 44th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and New York’s…

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43. Briarwood Ford

Briarwood Ford is the nation’s 43rd largest African American-owned auto dealership and Michigan’s sixth largest…

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42. BMW of the Hudson Valley

BMW of the Hudson Valley is New York’s second largest minority-owned auto dealership. The Poughkeepsie-based…

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41. Gulfgate Dodge

Gulfgate Dodge is Texas’ fifth largest minority-owned auto dealership. The Houston-based company is the…

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40. Mike Pruitt Honda

Mike Pruitt Honda is the nation’s 40th largest African American-owned auto dealership and Ohio’s second-largest…

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39. Infiniti of Chantilly

Infiniti of Chantilly is the nation’s 39th largest African American-owned auto dealership and Virginia’s second-largest…

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38. Phil Waterford’s Manteca Ford-Mercury

Phil Waterford’s Manteca Ford-Mercury is the nation’s 38th largest African American-owned auto dealership and California’s…

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37. Massey Automotive Group

Massey Automotive Group is the nation’s 37th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and Florida’s seventh…

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Not All Honorees Get Awards

At New York Women's Foundation event, I surprisingly find inspiration in the expected

Shaquana Blount
Very early yesterday morning, the New York Women’s Foundation took the time to honor…

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36. Dodge Chrysler Jeep of Tulsa

Dodge Chrysler Jeep of Tulsa is the nation’s 36th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and…

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35. Barnett Auto Group

Barnett Auto Group is the nation’s 35th largest African American-owned dealership; and the Lone Star…

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34. Davis Automotive Group Inc.

Davis Automotive Group Inc. is the 34th largest African American-owned auto group in the…

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33. D.G.G. Inc.

D.G.G. Inc. is the nation’s 33rd largest African American-owned auto group; and the Sunshine State’s…

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32. Rodgers Chevrolet

Rodgers Chevrolet is the nation’s 32nd largest African American-owned auto dealership; and Michigan’s fifth largest…

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31. Superstition Springs Lexus

Superstition Springs Lexus ranks as the 31st largest African American-owned auto dealership in the U.S.;…

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30. Saturn of Central Florida Inc.

Saturn of Central Florida Inc. is the nation’s 30th largest auto dealership; and Michigan’s fifth…

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29. Bob Ross Buick GMC/Ross Motors Mercedes-Benz

Bob Ross Buick GMC Mercedes-Benz is the nation’s 29th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and…

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28. Paramount Nissan

Paramount Nissan is the nation’s 28th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and Louisiana’s largest minority-owned…

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27. Jackson Acura

Founded in 2006, Jackson Acura is the nation’s second largest African American-owned Acura dealer; and…

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26. Stephens Automotive Group

Stephens Automotive Group is the 26th largest African American-owned dealership group in the country; and…

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25. Malcolm Cunningham Automotive Group Inc.

Two thousand and eight was a stellar year for Malcolm Cunningham Automotive Group. The Decatur,…

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Heading Back to the Big Easy

Glenda McKinley says New Orleans still has a lot to offer visitors and business professionals

It’s the mosaic of cultures, cuisines, neighborhoods, and architecture that makes New Orleans a jewel…

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Resistance to Changing the Status Quo

After decades of discrimination protests, will a civil rights attorney finally force change in the advertising industry?

While the new face of Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C., reflects today’s multicultural society, the…

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100. Worldwide Information Network Systems Inc.

Founded by Ulysese Jefferson in 2001, Worldwide Information Network Systems (WINS) is the sixth largest…

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Tech Tool News for ’09

Netbook the big hit at Consumer Electronics Show

By now, Websites and blogs have reported ad nauseam on January’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES)…

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Senate Hearing Focuses on Credit Availability

Panelists discuss lending increases, payment issues

For several years, small businesses have become increasingly reliant on credit cards as a major…

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Community Banks Seek Congress Support at Summit

Proposal to downsize large banks top discussion

This week nearly 700 local bank administrators and owners are gathering on Capitol Hill this…

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Urban Farmer Promotes Sustainable Living

MacArthur fellow revolutionizing food production

As the world is encouraged to become more environmentally conscious, urban farmer Will Allen is…

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15. Meridian Management Group Inc.

Founded by Stanley Tucker in 1995, Meridian Management Group Inc. is the second largest minority-owned…

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14. Black Enterprise Greenwich Street Corporate Growth Management L.L.C.

The Black Enterprise/Greenwich Street Corporate Growth Fund is a private equity investment fund sponsored by…

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13. Opportunity Capital Partners

Opportunity Capital Partners, founded by J. Peter Thompson in 1993, is the third largest black-owned…

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12. Ascend Venture Group L.L.C.

Founded by Darryl E. Wash in 2000, Ascend Venture Group L.L.C., is one of the…

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11. 21st Century Group L.L.C.

Founded by John Ware in 1998, 21st Century Group L.L.C. is the second largest African…

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10. Smith Whiley & Co.

Smith Whiley & Co., founded in 1994 by Gwendolyn Smith Iloani, is the nation’s second largest…

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9. SYNCOM Venture Partners

Founded by Terry Jones in 1977, SYNCOM is the nation’s leading venture capital firm targeting…

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8. ICV Capital Partners L.L.C.

Founded by Willie Woods in 1998, ICV Capital Partners is one of the country’s leading…

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6. Pharos Capital Group L.L.C.

Founded in 1998, Pharos Capital Group is tied with GenNx360 Capital Partners for the No.…

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6. GenNx360 Capital Partners

Founded in 2006, GenNx360 Capital Partners is tied with Pharos Capital Group for the No.…

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5. MayfieldGentry Realty Advisors L.L.C.

Founded by Chauncey Mayfield in 2003, MayfieldGentry Realty Advisors L.L.C. is a leading Securities and…

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Obama Signs Law for Civil Rights Project

Historic period to be documented via video, audio

President Barack Obama signed into law Tuesday a bill that requires the Library of Congress…

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99. Blackwell Consulting Services

Founded by Robert Blackwell Sr. in 1992, Blackwell Consulting Services is the eighth largest black-owned…

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98. InScope Solutions Inc.

InScope Solutions Inc. began as Divya in 1997. Shortly after its creation, the company was…

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The Cutting Edge: Five Tips for Securing a Summer Internship

You may not have a gig yet, but it�s not too late

Summer is approaching, and if you’re bummed because you didn’t get that stellar internship or—let’s…

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97. CDO Technologies

Alphonso Wofford founded CDO Technologies in 1995 with just one employee. Today, CDO Technologies is…

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96. Omar Inc.

Founded by Willie Wilson in 1997, Omar Inc. is the seventh largest black-owned company in…

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95. PDME Inc.

Founded in 1994, by P.D. Morrison, PDME is the seventh largest black-owned company in Texas.…

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94. B & S Electric Supply Co. Inc.

Founded in 1977, B&S Electric Co. is the eighth largest African American-owned company in Georgia. …

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93. Systems Electro Coating

Systems Electro Coating (SEC) was formed in 2001 as a joint venture between Systems Consultants…

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92. The Client Base Funding Group Inc.

The Client Base Funding Group Inc. is parent company of Americus Credit Group and U.S.…

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91. Parrish McDonald’s Restaurants Ltd.

Founded by Roland Parrish in 1989, Parrish McDonald’s Restaurants Ltd. is the second largest minority-owned…

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90. Jackmont Hospitality Inc.

Founded by Daniel Halpern, Brooke Jackson Edmond, and the late Maynard Jackson in 1994, Jackmont…

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89. Sanderson Industries Inc.

Rory Sanderson founded Sanderson Industries Inc. in 1965 as a manufacturer of speakers for the…

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88. MPS Group Inc.

Founded by Charlie J. Williams in 1995, MPS Group Inc. is the thirteenth largest minority-owned…

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87. Systems Application Technology Inc.

Founded by Timothy J. Adams in 1989, Systems Application Technology Inc. is the fifth largest…

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Tap into a Lucrative Resource

How to get a government contract

Money is aplenty when it comes to government contracts. The U.S. government is the…

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86. Capstone Corp.

Founded by William J. Moore III in 1986, Capstone Corp. is the ninth largest black-owned…

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84. H.L.W. Fast Track Inc.

Founded by Herb Washington in 1980, H.L.W. Fast Track Inc. is the nation’s largest African…

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84. Bronner Brothers Inc.

Founded by brothers Nathaniel and Arthur Bronners in 1947, Bronner Brothers Inc. is the nation’s…

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