A few years ago Ngozi Opara was so sure that a natural hair wave was
going to hit the U.S., that she opened up a new business in
anticipation. Already the owner of NZO Hair Studio in Washington, D.C.,
she went on to found Heat Free Movement and Heat Free Hair in 2013. And
she left her job as a financial analyst to get ready for the hair
trend. Here, TNJ.com talks to Opara.
It's been more than 15 years since New Jersey entrepreneur Tracey Syphax's company, Capital City Contracting, became an SBA certified 8(a) contractor for the federal government. The catalyst, Syphax says, put his business on solid ground where it still
You hear everyone talking about companies branding these days--from
individuals trying to brand themselves to celebrities trying to take
brands global to companies big and small. But whoever is trying to brand
whatever, the key today to standing out is creative branding.