Cameka Smith of The BOSS Network is funding Black women business owners

Founder of The BOSS Network, Cameka Smith has been an impactful asset in the community of entrepreneurial women for over 13 years. Her network operates as a resource for information for entrepreneurs and space for companies to find influential powerful Black women in the world of business. Smith continues to support Black women in business […]

The BOSS Network celebrates a decade of supporting Black female excellence

The BOSS Network celebrated its 10-year anniversary during a special evening at the Palmer House Hotel in Chicago. BOSS stands for Bringing Out Successful Sisters, and its celebration, The All Black Boss Awards, was an opportunity to acknowledge the organization’s longevity and host of influential Black businesswomen in the United States. Tina Knowles-Lawson, Linda Johnson […]

Danielle Pierce helps ‘mompreneurs’ invest and save for the future

Danielle Pierce, aka “The Wealth Strategist,” is a 10-year full-time entrepreneur specializing in showing mompreneurs how to create multiple streams of income, primarily via real estate. She believes that every woman should be financially independent, and she is committed to leading by example. Rolling out spoke with Pierce about her journey to success. Please describe […]

What’s affecting your health? It may be more than you think

When most people think about being healthy, they seem to only focus on exercise and nutrition, but the reality is living a healthy lifestyle is so much more. Health should be looked at as a holistic approach, and while eating the right foods and moving your body are at the top of that list, don’t […]

Best-selling writer Tieshena Davis talks about biggest achievements

Tieshena Davis is the best-selling author of Think Like a Bookpreneur and the founder of Purposely Created Publishing Group, an international award-winning book publishing firm specializing in author branding and development. Davis teaches entrepreneurs how to create books to elevate their business. She’s been featured in The Huffington Post, Black Enterprise, Publishers Weekly, Forbes and numerous other media outlets. Please describe your leadership style.  My leadership style is […]

Personal development coach Conchetta Jones can help you reach your goals

Conchetta Jones, a personal development coach and the founder and CEO of She’s All That!, is on a mission to help as many women as she can live their dream life through workshops, individual and group coaching. It’s time-out for being everything to everybody and time to live your life like it’s golden. Describe your […]

Meet Tiffany Fulcher, the ultimate mompreneur, speaker and business coach

Tiffany Fulcher is the ultimate mompreneur, speaker, and business coach. She is the CEO and founder of Tiffany Fulcher Enterprise and Momspace — an online business community created to educate, train and inspire entrepreneurial moms and their children. Please describe your leadership style. I lead with love, intention, and I go with the flow.  As a […]

Meet life coach, author and sought after speaker Cledra Gross

Cledra Gross is a life coach, author, and a sought after speaker. She is the recipient of numerous awards, including being named one of Atlanta’s top 10 over 40 for living their BEST life, and an inaugural coach for the Steve Harvey Success Institute. She is happily married to Eddie Gross. Rolling out had the opportunity to […]

Powerhouse Michele Thornton talks leadership, teamwork and networking

This boss lady is truly on the move. Michele Thornton is the senior vice president of Television Sales for BET’s sister network, Centric TV, which is part of the Viacom family. It is the first network designed for Black women. She has worked for CNN, A&E, History and The Weather Channel. Thornton has received various awards […]

Meet Tanya Barnett, wife coach and triathlete

Tanya Barnett is a speaker, wife coach and author of Being a Wife Just Got Real. She founded the Real Wife Movement™ to equip women with tools for creating healthy relationships. She is a marathoner, triathlete and a book lover. She and her husband, Don, have three children.Please describe your leadership style  I like to […]

Jamila Trimuel changes the lives of young girls

Jamila Trimuel is a youth advocate with over 10 years of experience in mentoring, youth employment training and leadership development. She is the founder of Ladies of Virtue, an organization that instills purpose, passion, and perseverance in girls, ages 9 to 18, while preparing them for college, career, and to become change agents in their communities. Over […]

Meet Aria Craig, award-winning author of ‘The Single Mother Diaries’

Empowerment and leadership strategist Aria Craig is a speaker, certified coach, and consultant for ambitious single, divorced and blended mothers. She is also the award-winning author of The Single Mother Diaries™ and is the founder of The M.I.L.E. Movement – Mothers Influencing Leadership & Empowerment. Why did you write The Single Mother Diaries series? After […]

LaMonica Moore of The BOSS Network details how to monetize your brand

LaMonica Moore-Madden is a brand monetization expert and the founder of the Monetize Your Brand business school. She specializes in teaching personal brands how to become profitable by helping to turn her clients’ knowledge, experience, and expertise into lucrative products, programs and services. Moore-Madden is also the founder of a nonprofit organization called B.L.A.Q. (Beautiful Leaders and Queens) that […]

5 questions with Alicia Bowens of The Boss Network

Alicia Bowens

Known as a “corpora-preneur,” Alicia Bowens is a woman of many talents. She is an IT professional by day, and a sought after speaker, author, coach, and radio host outside of her 9-to-5. The certified life coach is the founder of two businesses — BE IT LLC, an IT staffing and consulting company, and BE L.O.V.E. LLC ,  a […]

Celebrity stylist Trayce Madre of The BOSS Network talks her journey

Trayce Madre

For the better part of two decades, Trayce Madre has a been a celebrated and sought after celebrity beauty entrepreneur and personal branding coach. Her background in marketing and sales coupled with her expertise in cosmetology have made her one of the most trusted professionals for corporate and entertainment clientele. With over 60 different certifications, Madree […]

Aundrea Wilcox of The BOSS Network talks ‘Superwoman smarts’

Aundrea Wilcox

Aundrea Y. Wilcox is a renowned speaker, trainer, small-business consultant, and author of two books — 2011’s Startup Savvy: Strategies for Optimizing Small Business Survival & Success and 2015’s Superwoman Smarts: Activating Leadership & Substance. She also recently collaborated with two dozen other consultants affiliated with the U.S. Small Business Development Center program to help write […]

5 questions with motivational speaker Cheryl Wood of The BOSS Network

Cheryl Wood

Cheryl Wood is a compelling thought leader and international keynote speaker with a commitment to supporting the personal development and economic empowerment of young and adult women globally. In addition to being an award-winning entrepreneur, author, and speaking coach, Wood mentors girls ages 10-16 who have a strong interest in entrepreneurship. She has been featured […]

The Boss Network’s JoAnn Ajayi-Scott talks entrepreneurship

JoAnn Ajayi-Scott is an award-winning entrepreneur and nonprofit strategist. As founder and CEO of Essence of a Lady Inc., her tireless effort to educate, mentor and empower young women as well as connect them with professional and entrepreneurial women for over 35 years has earned her numerous accolades and awards, including the Presidential Volunteer Service Award and being named Philanthropist of the Year. […]

5 questions with Jacqueline Miller of the BOSS Network

CEO of Jacqueline DuJour Enterprises LLC, Jacqueline Miller is an author, speaker, and certified life coach. She helps women reconnect with their entrepreneurial dreams while still being great and guilt-free mothers. A former corporate human resources executive, Miller is also passionate about helping non-entrepreneurial moms find their voice and command their value in the workplace. Walk […]

Kimberly A. Ferguson of The BOSS Network talks leadership and staying on top of her game

Kimberly A. Ferguson is a writer and entrepreneur with more than 17 years of combined experience in the areas of training, career development, education, marketing, and leadership. Through her company, K-Ferg Training, Ferguson speaks, consults, and provides customized learning and development solutions for a number of organizations and individual clients. In addition to her company duties, the wife […]