Bed and breakfast owners share their insight on business growth and development

Growing and running a successful business has its challenges. But any entrepreneur will tell you that being your own boss has its own rewards — beyond monetary. Rolling out had a chat with Mell Monroe about his popular bed and breakfast, Welcome Inn Manor, located in Chicago’s historic Bronzeville community. As a businessman who has […]

New York Life’s $50 billion empowerment tour stops in Chicago

A group of African American business owners and financial professionals met in Chicago recently to discuss the state of African American financial literacy. The event was presented by Leak and Sons Funeral Homes. The guest of honor was Margarita Anderson, the author of Our Black Year. The group gathered at the Welcome Inn Bed and […]

Owners of Chicago’s only Black-owned B&B make it worth the trip

Situated on the quiet, southeast corner of 46th Street and South Michigan Avenue, in the heart of Chicago’s Bronzeville community, is a beautiful Queen Anne  home. As you make your way up the steps your getaway experience has led you to the Welcome Inn Manor bed and breakfast, and meeting its owners, Mell and Angela […]