Teleau Belton is bringing NowThatsTV to reality

NowThatsTV LLC is a black-owned network founded and operated by Teleau Belton. The South Carolina native began in artist management while also working in photography and videography. His network dream began to take shape while filming his client Big Lex. The event sparked an interest in independently creating opportunities for content creators and filmmakers to […]

6 Black-owned eyelash brands to add to your cart

Eyelash extensions are popular and, eyelash strips serve as a way to keep your eyelashes looking full in-between appointments. They are also a popular go-to for ladies who don’t want to invest the time and money of keeping up with eyelash extensions. Depending on your favorite eyelash style, eyelash strips give you the option to […]

5 colors to add to your wardrobe for the cooler months ahead

The colder months are approaching, but that doesn’t mean you can’t add a splash of color to your wardrobe. The ’80s look is back, which means bright and bold is in. If you rather opt out of the bright colors, earth tones are always a win as well. Here are five colors to expect to […]

Best Black-owned restaurants to check out this summer

As the temperatures rise and spirits follow suit with summer vacation time around the corner, if you are in New York City, here are three Black-owned restaurants that you have to check out for a quick bite, an artisan cocktail, or a trendy Instagram worthy meal.  1. Miss Lilys (Lower East Side) Miss Lily’s on […]

West Philadelphia native Derrick Hayes talks about entrepreneurship

Father, entrepreneur, and philanthropist Derrick Hayes understands firsthand what it’s like to beat the odds. With two cheesesteak shops and a third one in the works, the West Philly native has made his mark in the food space through Big Dave’s Cheesesteaks and is currently helping to change the lives of others. Rolling out spoke […]

First Independence Bank holds grand opening in Minnesota

First Independence Bank had its grand opening celebration on April 26 as the community event marked its first Black-owned bank in Minnesota. Damon Jenkins, the senior Vice President and Twin Cities regional market president for First Independence Bank was present, as well as Kiko Davis, the bank’s majority stockholder. People who were also present at […]

First Independence Bank customers share their opening day experience

In a historic move, First Independence Bank is venturing outside of Detroit for the very first time in more than 50 years and opened two locations in Minnesota. On April 26, the first Black-owned bank opened in Minneapolis First Independence Bank senior vice president and the Minnesota regional market president Damon Jenkins; and Kiko Davis, […]

Kiko Davis shows why she is 1 of the most powerful Black women in banking

Kiko Davis-Snoddy is touted as “the only Black female bank owner in the United States.” First Independence Bank is the seventh-largest Black-owned bank in the United States, controlled by the Davis Family. On April 26, she was present in Minneapolis as First Independence Bank became the first Black-owned bank in that state. First Independence Bank is […]

Rihanna’s likely perfume name post-birth; other Black-owned fragrances

With Rihanna and A$AP Rocky dropping the news that they are expecting a baby together, fans should be on the lookout for a new fragrance by Savage X Fenty. Here are some possible fragrance names that could be in play. Baby Fenty This is the most simple name, but it makes sense. Fenty is Rihanna’s […]

Chef Liz Rogers launches only Black-owned national ice cream brand in Walmart

Chef Liz Rogers has broken barriers within the dessert industry. She recently launched the only Black-owned national ice cream brand available in supermarkets, including Walmart and Target with Creamalicious, her now-historic frozen dessert. Rogers sat down with rolling out to discuss Creamalicious and her rise within the dessert retail industry. This is a historic moment. […]

Tech conference changing Black and Brown lives

Tune in as rolling out chats with Justin Samuels, the founder of RenderATL, a conference created for Black and Brown software engineers to receive continuing education while celebrating their cultures. Samuels discusses how Spotify partnered with them to change lives, the response he received for creating a space in technology solely for the Black and […]

8 Black-owned candle brands for every candle lover

With fall commencing, there is nothing like snuggling up in bed with a good book, your favorite hot drink, and a fragrant candle flickering nearby on a cold autumn night. Lighting your favorite candle can also be a form of self-care and a pick-me-up after a rough day as you unwind while the scent permeates […]

7 heel brands owned by Black women to shop right now

The right pair of heels can make or break an outfit. They can be the perfect finishing touch or leave you getting side-eyed all night long. Whether you’re a certified heel lover or have a small collection of heels that you keep in rotation, you are bound to find a shoe that you fall in […]

Turn heads in a swimsuit from one of these 5 Black-owned brands

Although the calendar says September, summer isn’t over just yet — and depending on where you’re located — you might even be able to get away with wearing a bathing suit in the winter months (lucky you). If that isn’t the case, you still have at least a few more weeks to throw on a […]

Full-service, Black-owned, Detroit-based bank to open Twin Cities branch

Detroit-based First Independence Bank, one of only 18 Black-owned full-service banks in the country, has filed an application to open a branch in the Twin Cities. Five banks in the Twin Cities — Bank of America, Bremer Bank, Huntington Bank, U.S. Bank and Wells Fargo — are each supporting First Independence Bank’s arrival with capital, […]

Chef Dwayne Matthews introduces Buttnaked Creole seasoning

Combat veteran and chef Dwayne Matthews describes himself as a man that has worn many hats during his life. After leaving the Army as a 16T (Patriot Launching Station Enhanced Operator), Matthews suffered from undiagnosed PTSD. He struggled to find balance, but he knew that his passion to cook and create in the kitchen was […]

GoodGirlPR CEO Nickie Robinson curates virtual art exhibit inspired by racism

Creative Black minds have always introduced (and perfected) content that others either mimic or abuse for their own benefit. From music to sports, food and even spirits (Egyptians first documented the brewing process… look it up), Black folks are easily the most influential people on the planet and art is no different. The monthlong exhibit […]

LaTonya Fourte’-Lyles shares vision of Black ownership in tech solutions

LaTonya Fourte’ Lyles, co-founder of Spotzcity LaTonya Fourte’-Lyles, co-founder of  Spotzcity, discusses her role managing a technology diversity firm and explains why championing Black women adds value to the industry. What are your responsibilities and why did you select your career? I am a supplier diversity practitioner and a co-founding managing partner of a technology […]