May 12, 2018

Arlan Hamilton’s firm, Backstage Capital, has already invested in 80 companies headed by a woman, person or color or member of the LBGTQ community. (Image courtesy of Black Tech Week)

A Black venture capitalist is taking it upon herself to support other “underestimated”...

November 3, 2017

After an eight-year push for approval, a Black-owned real estate investment firm finally got the “go ahead” on plans to redevelop the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza in South Central Los Angeles.

The city’s planning commission recently approved a $700 million project by Ch...

October 31, 2017

After years of sporadic fundraising efforts to address social and political issues, a group of Black executives have joined forces to form a political action committee in hopes of promoting causes like education, voting and employment rights.

The group’s main organizers...

October 30, 2017

American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault is walking away from the financial services giant having earned over $370 million during his 17-year tenure.

Chenault, who’s set to retire early next year, is the longest-serving chief executive at a Dow Jones Industrial Average com...

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