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Feb 07, 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...


Jan 17, 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...


Dec 15, 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...


Nov 04, 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...


Sep 30, 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...


Sep 12, 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...


Jun 02, 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...


Feb 18, 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...


Jan 13, 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...


Dec 10, 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...


Oct 20, 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...


Oct 09, 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...


Mar 19, 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...


Jan 28, 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. ...


Jan 20, 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,...


Jan 15, 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...


Jan 13, 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...


Dec 08, 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...


Dec 04, 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...


Oct 29, 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...


Oct 28, 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...


Oct 16, 2014, 13:15 ET Women of Power TV Show, Set To Celebrate, Inspire and Empower Dynamic Women of Color, To Premiere October 25

On October 25, 2014, a brand new, weekly half-hour series, Women of Power, will showcase dynamic and accomplished entrepreneurs, CEOs, moguls, and...


Sep 25, 2014, 13:26 ET BLACK ENTERPRISE And Walmart Host Forum On Supplier Diversity On Wednesday, October 1, In Atlanta

WHO:            BLACK ENTERPRISE, the premier business, investment, and wealth...


Aug 11, 2014, 16:06 ET BLACK ENTERPRISE Publishes Exclusive Registry Of African Americans On Corporate Boards

 BLACK ENTERPRISE (BE) has released its latest exclusive report on African American representation on the corporate boards of...


Aug 06, 2014, 16:53 ET Kenneth Frazier, CEO Of Merck, Named BLACK ENTERPRISE Corporate Executive Of The Year

 Kenneth Frazier, chief executive officer of Merck, has been named Corporate Executive of the Year in the annual BLACK ENTERPRISE Corporate...