Modern History Maker: Jasmine Twitty Appointed Youngest Judge in Easley, SC at 25 Years Old

“Modern History Maker: Jasmine Twitty Appointed Youngest Judge in Easley, SC at 25 Years Old” #PositivelyBias #JasmineTwitty #BlackHistory #BlackGirlsRock Modern History Maker: Jasmine Twitty Appointed Youngest Judge in Easley, SC at 25 Years Old – Urban Intellectuals Source: urbanintellectuals.com/2015/08/24/modern-history-maker-jasmine-twitty-appointed-youngest-judge-in-easley-sc-at-25-years-old/

Stephania Lauger’s Bou’Jae Organic Vodka Takeover

About two years ago, I found out that Sean “Diddy” Combs was not the owner of Cîroc. He’s the brand ambassador. So I thought, “Well, he’s been promoting his vodka for years, and when he promotes it, people buy it. I want my own vodka!” I was encouraged! #PositivelyBiased #BlackWomenEntrepreneurs #BouJaeVodka #IWantedMyOwnSoIDid Stephania Lauger’s Bou’Jae […]

“How I Built a $3.5 Million Company at the Age of 15”

“How many kids do you know who start their own company at the age of just 12? Not many. That makes Jaylen Bledsoe of Hazelwood, Missouri, not only unique but also one of the youngest entrepreneurs.” #PositivelyBiased #YoungEntrepreneur #JaylenBledsoe #PositiveBlackNews “How I Built a $3.5 Million Company at the Age of 15” Source: blog.blackbusiness.org/2015/08/jaylen-bledsoe-how-i-built-35-million-company-age-15.html?m=1

Ex-Microsoft exec named new head of Birmingham Civil Rights Institute

“Former Microsoft executive Andrea L. Taylor will be named as the new President and CEO of the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute.” #PositivelyBiased #BlackGirlsRock #StillFighting #PositiveBlackNews Ex-Microsoft exec named new head of Birmingham Civil Rights Institute | AL.com Meet the former Microsoft exec who will be the new head of the Birmingam Civil Rights Institute Source: […]

6 Black-Owned Nail Polish Brands You Should Know About

African American women reportedly are the biggest spenders in this industry, and so it’s no surprise that several nail polish companies are… well, Black-owned. #PositivelyBiased #BlackFriday #SupportBlackOwnedBusinesses #BossNails 6 Black-Owned Nail Polish Brands You Should Know About Source: blog.blackbusiness.org/2015/01/6-black-owned-nail-polish-brands-you-should-know-about-it.html?m=1

Man Apprehends Suspect Accused of Sexual Assault On No. 3 Train

A subway hero recently rescued a woman being sexually assaulted and collared the suspect. #PositivelyBiased #PowerOfOne #SistersKeeper #NotOnMyWatch Man Apprehends Suspect Accused of Sexual Assault On No. 3 Train « CBS New York A subway hero recently rescued a woman being sexually assaulted and collared the suspect. Source: newyork.cbslocal.com/2015/08/14/subway-sex-assault-park-slope-maurice-osborne/

Attica Locke Talks Breaking Into Literary Circles & Hollywood

Attica Locke might have initially had dreams of being a screenwriter, but it’s her novels that have made her a literary success. #PositivelyBiased #BlackScreenWriters #BlackWriters #PositiveBlackNews Attica Locke Talks Breaking Into Literary Circles & Hollywood | MadameNoire “Empire” writer Attica Locke has finally reached her Hollywood dream. Check out out Q&A with the acclaimed author. […]

Simone Biles wins third straight gymnasitcs all-around title

“Simone Biles raises three fingers as she is awarded her third straight national championship during the P&G Championships Senior Women’s rounds, at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Saturday, August 15, 2015” #PositivelyBiased #WomensGymnastics #SimoneBiles #ThreeTimeChampion Simone Biles wins third straight gymnasitcs all-around title She becomes first woman to do so in 23 years. Source: www.indystar.com/story/sports/2015/08/15/simone-biles-wins-third-straight-around-title/31805709/

“My Dad Didn’t Want to Give Me Money to Buy Makeup… Now I’m the CEO of My Own Makeup Company”

“14-year-old Zandra Azariah Cunningham is the president and CEO of Zandra Beauty, which sells “fun, fresh and natural” bath and body care products. Based in Buffalo, New York, this teen entrepreneur has found huge success making her own products by hand.” #PositivelyBiased #WhoRunsTheWorld #PositiveBlackNews #ZandraBeauty “My Dad Didn’t Want to Give Me Money to Buy […]

So You Wanna Open A Restaurant: Nigerian Chick-Fil-A Owner/Operator Adaobi Gwacham – Directed By D’Amour

“Adaobi Gwacham is one of the latest proud owners of a recently built Chick Fil-A restaurant on East Colorado Blvd. in Pasadena, CA; centrally located across from Pasadena City College.” #PositivelyBiased #BlackGirlsFranchise #StartedFromTheBottom #PositiveBlackNews So You Wanna Open A Restaurant: Nigerian Chick-Fil-A Owner/Operator Adaobi Gwacham – Directed By D’Amour Source: aimeramour.com/chick-fil-a-adaobi/?fb_action_ids=906082236094323

On-Campus Smoothie Truck Business on Track for $1 Million

While his focus is on providing delicious and healthy smoothies, he believes he offers something more.  “We create an experience, an atmosphere. We’re the fun place to be. Kind of like Cheers…” #PositivelyBiased #SmoothNGroove #BlackFriday #PositiveBlackNews On-Campus Smoothie Truck Business on Track for $1 Million How one entrepreneur is cashing in on the tastebuds of […]

Golf & Tennis Challenge: Who Knew? A Look at 5 Black Competitive Fencers

“…What these people may not know is that behind a few of these masks lie ambitious black faces competing for gold medals among some of the world’s greatest fencing athletes.” #PositiveBlackNews #BlackFencers #LookBehindTheMask Golf & Tennis Challenge: Who Knew? A Look at 5 Black Competitive Fencers Behind the masks are ambitious black athletes competing for […]