PopCom Founder Disrupted Retail Industry; Raised Over $3.5 Million in Equity Crowdfunding and Traditional Funding

PopCom founder and serial entrepreneur Dawn Dickson- Akpoghene has raised over $3.5 million for her startup…

Yoga Instructor and Wellness Founder Promotes Inclusivity, Proving that Yoga Can be for Everyone

Jessamyn Stanley proves that the art of yoga can be embraced by everyone, regardless of shape,…

Founder of $16 Billion Ariel Investments Created a School to Teach Kids Financial Literacy Through Stocks

In 1996, John W. Rogers, Jr. launched a school to expose inner-city kids to valuable financial…

‘Me Too’ Founder Tarana Burke Inks Production Deal With CBS Studios

The movement toward more inclusive content continues after CBS Studios entered into a new overall deal…

Kent Taylor, Texas Roadhouse Founder and C.E.O., Dies at 65

Kent Taylor, the founder and chief executive of the Texas Roadhouse restaurant chain, died by suicide…

Black Founder of Kairos Was Fired From His Company After Raising $13 Million; Returns As An Advisor

Brian Brackeen, founder and former CEO of Kairos, was fired by his company’s board of directors…

Black Female Founder of United Bank of Philadelphia Passes Away At 80

Emma Chappell, the first Black woman to form a commercial bank, the United Bank of Philadelphia…

Web founder calls for ubiquitous, safe internet access for young people

Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee has co-authored an open letter with Rosemary Leith, calling for internet…

Black Girl Ventures Founder Turned Tax Refund Into $500,000 Investment from Nike

Shelly Bell founded Black Girl Ventures in 2016 to help more Black and Brown women scale…

Nikola admits to making “inaccurate” statements under disgraced founder

Enlarge / A prototype of the Nikola Tre battery electric truck. Nikola Aspiring electric truck maker…