"I was first employee. I was first investor, first founder," Blavity Founder and CEO Morgan DeBaun said.
Beauty Icon Iman Tells ESSENCE Beauty Carnival: 'You Don't Have To Compromise For A Seat At The Table'
The fashion and beauty industry mogul got real at day one of ESSENCE Beauty Carnival about the power that Black beauty brings to companies. Get tickets now for day two!
This ethereal jewelry brand was Etsy's featured shop in February—and for good reason.
Thanks to the PTG365 dealerships, located around the U.S., owning a car just got a little easier.
Last year Ashley Sneed quit her daytime job working for a major food service company. Now she's running her own business full-time and set to appear in a new television series.
Sisters Nikki Howard and Jaqi Wright were both furloughed by the federal government. Now they're owners of a budding cheesecake business.
Apply today to get your business in front of thousands at the Shop ESSENCE Marketplace & ESSENCE Eats food experience as we celebrate 25 years of moving the culture forward!
"We're moving into food and food products that actually regenerate, replenish, and heal the earth," says entrepreneur Julia Collins.
In a space that is overwhelmingly white and male, Laura Mignott made it her mission to place more women of color on stages across the U.S. Here she delves into why it's just as important for us to be seen as it is to be heard.
Start off your 2019 with a heavy dose of motivation.
She Was The First Black Woman In New Orleans To Raise Millions In Capital, And Now She’s Creating A Blueprint For Others
Sevetri Wilson is founder and CEO of ExemptMeNow, an online platform that simplifies the process of creating and maintaining a nonprofit.
Only 34 Black Women Founders Have Raised Over $1 Million In Venture Funding — And This Woman Is Helping The Next 1,863
1863 Ventures is bridging entrepreneurship and racial equity to accelerate new majority entrepreneurs from high potential to high growth.
"Do it afraid, because I promise you once you see who else is out here actually doing it and vouching for themselves and their company, you will quickly realize they are no better than you," says founder Mandela SH Dixon.
ESSENCE And Ulta Beauty Are Launching A Mentorship Program For Teen Girls Aspiring To Break Into The Beauty Industry
Girls between the ages of 16-19 are eligible to win and the deadline is November 30. Good luck!
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Jessica Watson is making major career strides and hoping to inspire other young women along the way.
From Biotech to beer making—how this former executive found her calling.