Jaunique Sealey has led a varied and exciting career. She is an attorney and engineer who, in addition to her corporate
achievements, has also assisted in the launch and management of The
Adventures of Ai, a global philanthropic transmedia endeavor. But now her major focus is making Cosmedicine the first company beauty customers turn to.
Ogo Ekweozor may have a law degree but her heart is in fashion. In fact,
she began her career in fashion at the age of 22. She not only has she
got her own fashion -based company called OGONYC, which started off in
the United Kingdom and is now selling in the United States, she has
started a fashion movement--Fashion For Freedom movement--in 2013. THe
goal of the movement is to provide women an opportunity to run their own
OGONYC fashion business.
Successful enclaves in urban areas in America have seen a reverse
migration of black residents within the past six years. After nearly a
century of migrating out of the South to forage a better source of
income, black Americans are beginning an exodus back to their hometowns. Michiel Perry, recently
returned to her hometown to pursue her own business after quitting her
job in Washington with Google. We
caught up with Perry to talk about her business, Black Southern Belle,
and to find out what’s so southern about it.
Tina D. Howell, a mother of three, became a brand new Wingstop
franchisee in 2002. Today, she is raking in $1.5 million annually making
her a top production franchisee for the chain In South Florida. Howell, a former school teacher who also owns home agency Virtual Home
Care Inc. in Dallas, opened her first Wingstop location in Miami in
2003. In 2016, she opened a second. Howell told TNJ.com how and why she got into the franchise business and what’s ahead for her.