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27 Apr, 2017, 15:27 ET Patti LaBelle, Hill Harper And Yolanda Adams To Speak At The 22nd Annual Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit

Where Innovation and Capital Meet. Join BLACK ENTERPRISE at the 2017 Entrepreneurs Summit hosted by Nationwide on Wednesday, May 17 through...


06 Apr, 2017, 15:57 ET BLACK ENTERPRISE Issues Call For Nominations For Its Latest List Of Exceptional Black Men Of Distinction

BLACK ENTERPRISE is seeking nominations for a brand new cohort of BE Modern Men of Distinction for 2017, recognizing and honoring the...


30 Mar, 2017, 15:20 ET Koch Industries CEO Charles Koch To Address Creating A New Generation Of Entrepreneurship At The 22nd Annual Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit

The BLACKENTERPRISE 2017 Entrepreneurs Summit, Where Innovation Meets Funding, hosted by Nationwide convenes on Wednesday, May 17 through Saturday,...


07 Mar, 2017, 13:33 ET BLACK ENTERPRISE Announces The Most Powerful Women In Business

BLACK ENTERPRISE has released its listing of The Most Powerful Women in Business as featured in the publication's January/February 2017 issue. The...


07 Feb, 2017, 11:56 ET BLACK ENTERPRISE Presents "Be The Code"

BLACK ENTERPRISE, the premiere multimedia business resource for African Americans, continues its evolution as a powerful voice in tech, with the...


17 Jan, 2017, 11:35 ET Phylicia Rashad, Ursula Burns And Bernard Tyson To Speak At The 2017 Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit

Black Enterprise hosts its 12th annual Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit on Thursday, March 9th to Sunday, March 12th at the Arizona Grand...


15 Dec, 2016, 12:46 ET Legendary Actress Phylicia Rashad And Business Icon Ursula Burns Among Women of Power Legacy Award Honorees

Black Enterprise will present its highest honor, in recognition of the achievements of black women during the Women of Power Legacy Awards, on...


04 Nov, 2016, 12:09 ET BLACK ENTERPRISE Announces The 50 Best Companies For Diversity

BLACK ENTERPRISE, in partnership with the Executive Leadership Council, has released its listing of the "50 Best Companies for Diversity" as...


30 Sep, 2016, 16:26 ET Black Enterprise Challenges HBCU Teams To Hackathon At Its TechConneXt Summit

Black Enterprise will present its annual Black Enterprise TechConneXt Summit on Monday, Oct.10 through Tuesday, Oct.11, at the San Francisco...


12 Sep, 2016, 19:03 ET Black Enterprise Presents TechConneXt Summit, The Intersection Of Innovation & Opportunity In Silicon Valley Oct. 10-11

 Black Enterprise will present its annual Black Enterprise TechConneXt Summit on Monday, Oct.10 through Tuesday, Oct.11, at the San Francisco...


02 Jun, 2016, 12:07 ET BLACK ENTERPRISE "BE Modern Man": A Movement Honoring Everyday Diverse Men of Color

 BLACK ENTERPRISE is recognizing and honoring the accomplishments of today's men of color across the globe through the annual BE Modern...


18 Feb, 2016, 16:49 ET Legendary Actress Alfre Woodard And Entertainer Vanessa Williams Among Women of Power Legacy Award Honorees

 Black Enterprise will present its highest honor in recognition of the achievements of black women when it presents the Women of Power Legacy...


13 Jan, 2016, 10:53 ET Actress, Singer, & Author Vanessa L. Williams And Carnival CEO Arnold Donald To Speak At The 2016 Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit

BLACK ENTERPRISE hosts its 11th annual Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit on Wednesday, March 9th to Saturday, March 12th at The Diplomat...


10 Dec, 2015, 16:59 ET Women of Power and Our World with Black Enterprise TV Shows Return to TV One with an Exciting Lineup

 On December 14, 2015, TV shows Women of Power and Our World with Black Enterprise will premiere on TV One with exclusive and intimate...


20 Oct, 2015, 16:58 ET Morgan State University Students Win Hackathon At Black Enterprise TechConneXt Summit

 Black Enterprise presented its inaugural Black Enterprise TechConneXt Summit on Monday, Oct. 12 through Tuesday, Oct. 13, at the Hyatt Regency...


09 Oct, 2015, 13:14 ET BLACK ENTERPRISE Announces The 40 Best Companies For Diversity

 BLACK ENTERPRISE has released its listing of the 40 Best Companies for Diversity as featured in the...


19 Mar, 2015, 14:03 ET Steve Harvey To Speak At The 20th Annual Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit

 Where Innovation and Capital Meet. Join BLACK ENTERPRISE at the 2015 Entrepreneurs Summit hosted by Nationwide on Wednesday, May 13...


28 Jan, 2015, 15:38 ET BLACK ENTERPRISE Announces New Editorial Hire

 BLACK ENTERPRISE today announced the expansion of its content team with the addition of veteran financial journalist Stacey Tisdale. ...


20 Jan, 2015, 12:47 ET Nominations For The Black Enterprise Small Business Awards And The Entrepreneurs Summit Elevator Pitch Are Now Open

 BLACK ENTERPRISE will hold its 2015 Entrepreneurs Summit hosted by Nationwide on Wednesday, May 13 through Saturday,...


15 Jan, 2015, 13:04 ET Women of Power TV Show Returns With a Special Women in Hollywood Episode

 On January 17, 2015, Women of Power TV Show, will return with an exclusive and intimate interview with Selma director Ava DuVernay. The...


13 Jan, 2015, 11:31 ET BLACK ENTERPRISE Announces The 40 Best Companies For Diversity

BLACK ENTERPRISE has released its listing of the 40 Best Companies for Diversity as featured in the publication's December...


08 Dec, 2014, 13:49 ET Legendary Actress Pam Grier, Essence Editor-in-Chief Emerita Susan L. Taylor Among Women Of Power Legacy Award Honorees

 BLACK ENTERPRISE will present its highest honor in recognition of the achievements of black women when it presents the Women of Power Legacy...


04 Dec, 2014, 12:46 ET Black Enterprise CEO Earl "Butch" Graves, Film Life Inc. CEO Jeff Friday Join Forces To Form ABFF Ventures

NEW YORK, Dec. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Enterprise (BE) President and CEO Earl "Butch" Graves Jr. and Film Life Inc. Founder and CEO Jeff...


29 Oct, 2014, 10:20 ET Our World With Black Enterprise TV Show, Featuring Hollywood Hitmaker Will Packer and Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier, To Premiere November 1

On Saturday, November 1, 2014, Our World With Black Enterprise, a half-hour, nationally syndicated network television series that spotlights the...


28 Oct, 2014, 16:05 ET Black Enterprise CEO Earl "Butch" Graves Names Derek T. Dingle, Alfred Edmond Jr. Co-Chief Content Officers

Black Enterprise (BE) President and CEO Earl "Butch" Graves Jr. has named Derek T. Dingle and Alfred Edmond Jr. as Chief Content Officers, a new...