At 12:00 noon on Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced his plans
for the administration to improve the decades-old, dysfunctional
relationship between the United States and Cuba. And the small business sector - namely Black business owners - couldn’t be more pleased.
Small business history will be made on December 13 at the “ARTsPLOTION:
Holiday Tree Lighting” in the East New York community of Brooklyn, N.Y.
The tree lighting ceremony began six years ago, but this year’s will
also serve as the soft opening of the re New Lots Market and Artist
Incubator, an initiative championed by local economic developers and
community revitalization advocates.
Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports has recently announced its plans to enter the boxing promotion business. Next month, the sports management division of Roc Nation will hold its first-ever boxing event at Madison Square Garden.