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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
Paul Brunson, Host of Our World with Black Enterprise

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 SVP/Chief Content Officer and Alfred Edmond Jr.

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
Caroline Clarke, Host of Women of Power TV Show

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
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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
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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...

Aug 04, 2014, 12:30 ET
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Jeffrey Osborne, Bell Biv DeVoe to Headline Black Enterprise Golf & Tennis Challenge Labor Day Weekend, Aug. 28-Aug. 31

 Jeffrey Osborne, Bell Biv DeVoe, Chris Spencer, Beverly Johnson, Anthony Anderson, the Doug Banks Radio Show and more will join 800 of...

Jun 30, 2014, 13:09 ET
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BLACK ENTERPRISE Publishes Rankings Of The Nation's Largest Black-Owned Businesses

 BLACK ENTERPRISE (BE) marks 42 years of listing America's largest black companies with the publication of the BLACK ENTERPRISE 100s,...

Jun 20, 2014, 13:55 ET
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Pepsi Kicks Off The 2014 African American Festival With Exciting Pavilion Activities

BLACK ENTERPRISE will present the 2014 African American Festival with platinum sponsor Pepsi on Saturday, June 21 through Sunday, June 22, at the...

Jun 13, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Pepsi Pavilion At The 2014 African American Festival To Feature Empowerment Sessions With Celebrity Guests

 BLACK ENTERPRISE will present the 2014 African American Festival with platinum sponsor Pepsi on Saturday, June 21 through Sunday, June 22, at...

Apr 15, 2014, 13:08 ET
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Rev. Jesse Jackson To Be Honored At The Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference In Columbus, OH May 14-17

 Join the Small Business Revolution as BLACK ENTERPRISE holds its 2014 Entrepreneurs Conference + Expo hosted by Nationwide Insurance on...

Mar 28, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Black Enterprise Driving Innovation Hackathon - Presented by Toyota

 BLACK ENTERPRISE will host its first Driving Innovation Hackathon presented by Toyota, where technology and creative minds will come together...

Mar 20, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Swim With The Sharks At Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference In Columbus, OH May 14-17

Join the Small Business Revolution as BLACK ENTERPRISE holds its 2014 Entrepreneurs Conference + Expo hosted by Nationwide Insurance on Wednesday,...

Feb 24, 2014, 15:49 ET
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BLACK ENTERPRISE Holds Symposium on "Educating Our Daughters - Preparing Our Next Women of Power," focused on STEM Education

 Black Enterprise, with support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, is pleased to present "Educating Our Daughters—Preparing...

Feb 20, 2014, 11:01 ET
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Nominations For The Black Enterprise Small Business Awards And The Entrepreneurs Conference Elevator Pitch Are Now Open

BLACK ENTERPRISE will hold its 2014 Entrepreneurs Conference + Expo hosted by Nationwide Insurance on Wednesday, May 14 through Saturday, May 17,...

Feb 06, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Entrepreneur and Tennis Great Venus Williams, Apple Inc. VP Lisa Jackson Among Women of Power Headliners

BLACK ENTERPRISE (BE) will present world-class achievers from the worlds of sports, business and corporate America, including tennis great and...

Feb 05, 2014, 11:00 ET
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T.D. Jakes Joins BLACK ENTERPRISE As Entrepreneurs Conference Returns To Columbus, OH May 14-17

 BLACK ENTERPRISE will hold its 2014 Entrepreneurs Conference + Expo hosted by Nationwide Insurance on Wednesday, May 14 through Saturday, May...

Dec 12, 2013, 17:06 ET
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Legendary Actress Cicely Tyson, Civil Rights Hero Myrlie Evers Among Women of Power Legacy Award Honorees

Black Enterprise to Present Highest Recognition of Women's Achievement at the 2014 Women of Power Summit, hosted by State Farm Insurance, in Boca...