Over the years Royalyn Reid has built the company she co-founded with
her husband, Angelo, and is CEO of, Consumer & Market Insights
(CMI), into a well-established firm. CMI has offices in Dallas and
Washington, DC and offers service in marketing research, training and
Natural hair care is seeing an explosion in the beauty industry. As more
and more Black women start wearing their hair naturally, there is an
increased need for products to care for their chemical-free tresses.
This is where Mahisha Dellinger and her CURLS hair care come in.
Launched in 2002, CURLS offers organic hair care products for women and
girls with natural waves, curls and kinks.
Did you know your emotions as the boss can affect the success of your
company? The saying, "It begins at the top" holds true for the mood of the
workplace, so managers must work hard to create a positive work
Do you dream of getting interviewed by a reporter, radio personality or
blogger? Unless you know how to handle yourself during the interview,
your dream could turn into a nightmare. You see, getting the media’s
attention is only half the battle for a small business owner. What
really matters is how well you handle being interviewed..
A hair disaster led Lana Boone to start her own hair products business.
She launched Kurly Klips, curly textured clip-in hair extensions, to
further empower women in their personal hair care journeys. An instant hit, the company sold to more than 2,000 customers from 30 countires within the first 13 months.
There are very few minority owned furniture design studios in the
country and one of them is Ali Sandifer Studio in Detroit, founded by
husband-and-wife team Andre Sandifer and Abir Ali. They craft a unique
brand of modern furniture using domestic woods harvested from