Savoy Magazine Announces the 2019 Most Influential Women in Corporate America
The Leading African American lifestyle and business publication Savoy Magazine announces the 2019 listing of the...
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...
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. operations, has been appointed to the role of chief executive officer of PepsiCo Foods North America, which includes Frito-Lay North America and Quaker Foods North America, effective immediately.  Williams replaces Vivek Sankaran who will depart... Read more
Oprah Winfrey Makes Equity Investment In True Food Kitchen
Nation’s leading health-driven restaurant brand welcomes global media icon to its ownership team, announces plans to double store growth.   True Food Kitchen, the award-winning restaurant brand that has pioneered health-driven dining, announced that Oprah Winfrey has made an equity investment in the company and will... Read more
IBERIABANK Names Dr. Monica R. Sylvain as Chief Diversity Officer
IBERIABANK, the 131-year-old subsidiary of IBERIABANK Corporation, announced Monica R. Sylvain, PhD, has joined the Company as its first Chief Diversity Officer. As Executive Vice President, she will report directly to President and Chief Executive Officer Daryl G. Byrd and serve as an Executive Officer on... Read more
#MeToo Founder Tarana Burke to Keynote Facing Race National Conference in Detroit
Leading racial justice organization Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation today announced that social justice activist, author, and founder of the #MeToo movement, Tarana Burke, will be delivering a keynote address at Facing Race 2018, which will be held at the Cobo Center in... Read more
Howard University Alumnus Chadwick Boseman To Deliver 2018 Commencement Address
Howard University President, Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick, announced that actor and alumnus Chadwick Boseman will deliver the keynote address during Howard University’s 150th Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 12, 2018.  Mr. Boseman will address members of the Class of 2018 and their families, University trustees, officers, faculty, staff, and alumni.  Howard University will confer upon Mr.... Read more