Steven Williams appointed to Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo Foods North America
PepsiCo, Inc. announced that Steven Williams, currently senior vice president and chief commercial officer for Frito-Lay’s U.S....
Howard University Rises in U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Graduate School Rankings
Howard University’s graduate programs in social work, business, education, and law increased in the annual national rankings...
Black Restaurant Week Serves Up Cuisine And Cocktails
Enticing foodies across the nation with the soulful flavors and tantalizing aromas of Pan-African cuisine, Black Restaurant Week...
Illinois Executives Forge Unique Bond
When Richard Mark, Charles Matthews, and Melvin D. Williams get together, a collective energy fills the room. An observer notices the natural rapport that exists between the three executives, whether they’re sharing a personal story or talking business. What doesn’t exist is the executive rivalry that... Read more
Making 50-year Decisions Today: Preparing for the Largest Wealth Transfer in History Among African American Families
My parents were among the first generation of Americans to benefit from landmark civil rights rulings and legislation. Even though those milestones occurred decades in the past, the material fruits of that progress are just now becoming apparent, and it’s happening right across the table from... Read more
OneUnited Bank Launches New Queen Card
OneUnited Bank, the largest Black owned bank in America, introduces its new Queen Visa Debit Card as part of its Royalty Campaign. The Bank is celebrating a new generation of Queens in America who are claiming their thrones. From scientists to activists, from educators to entertainers,... Read more
Tom Joyner Foundation Fantastic Voyage® Presented By Denny’s Sets Sail April 7th For Epic 20th Cruise Getaway
The original Party with a Purpose® is setting sail on an epic 20th Voyage! The 2019 Tom Joyner Foundation Fantastic Voyage® presented by Denny’s will sail from Miami April 7-14 on the Carnival Magic and make stops in the Caribbean’s Amber Cove, San Juan and St. Thomas. Created as a fundraiser to support students in school at Historically Black Colleges and... Read more
Rushion McDonald, brings together a lively lineup of fascinating conversations on “Money Making Conversations”
Multiple EMMY® winning TV/film producer, social media influencer, entrepreneur, and branding guru Rushion McDonald, brings together a lively lineup of fascinating conversations on his inspiring hit show “Money Making Conversations,” for the month of March. Providing motivation, leadership expertise, tools for success, insights for balancing life-work wellness, and fiscal health,... Read more