‘Rolling out’ founder Munson Steed celebrates bank mogul’s legacy

Photo Credit: Raquelle Harris for Steed Media The Don Davis Legacy Foundation kicked off their inaugural fundraiser with a gala in Detroit on Thursday, Oct. 6. A bevy of celebrities and influencers attended the event held at the prestigious Music Hall. It signaled the end of the 89th Annual National Bankers Association Convention. Co-hosted by award-winning actress Vivica […]

Kiko Davis heads 11th largest Black-owned bank in the US

Kiko Davis is one of the few Black women in the nation who can say they hold part ownership of a minority-owned bank. Davis is now the majority stockholder of First Independence Bank headquartered in Detroit. First Independence Bank is the 11th largest Black-owned bank in the United States, as reported in Black Enterprise magazine in 2015, […]

Legendary entertainment and banking industry mogul Don Davis dead at 75

Legendary entertainment and banking industry mogul Don Davis died Thursday, June 5, following a brief illness. Davis was chairman and CEO of First Independence Bank in Michigan, the state’s only black-owned and operated commercial bank. Black Enterprise magazine recognized First Independence Bank as one of the top ranked black-owned banks in the United States with […]