The 2009 Black Enterprise 100s

Our 37th Annual Report on Black Business, featuring the nation's largest black-owned companies

The world’s most comprehensive overview of the state of America’s black-owned enterprises, Black Enterprise’s 37th Annual Report on Black Business features lists of the largest black-owned businesses, including industrial/service companies, auto dealerships, advertising agencies, banks, private equity firms, asset managers and investment banks. (Rankings are based on gross revenues, billings or assets as of December 31, 2008, for companies with at black ownership of at least 51 percent.)

You’ll also find overviews detailing the health and performance of each industry, as well as profiles of the 2009 BE 100s Companies of the Year: PRWT Services Inc., Sanders/Wingo Advertising Inc. and Legacy Bank. Each year, the Black Enterprise 100s is recognized as the best-known and most reliable barometer of black economic peril, progress, and performance. We also list newcomers to the BE 100s across all industries.

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