WATCH: How One Black-Owned Small Business Survived 9/11 - Black Enterprise
Black Enterprise magazine Fall 2019 issue

 

Bernard Beale, CEO of M.R. Beale & Company (a BE 100s Financial Services Company of the year) vividly remembers the days shortly after the 9/11 attacks. His investment banking firm, which is located in lower Manhattan on Wall Street, was affected greatly, and Beale found himself having to rethink his business, and go beyond the extra mile (including sleeping in his office space) to maintain.

 

 

 

-Editor’s Note: This article originally published on September 11, 2011.