An annual list of the fastest growing companies reveals that some entrepreneurs have had to scale back while others'
earnings have surged.
50 Cent may have gotten his entry into business
via his rap success, but the hip-hop star has turned
entrepreneurship into a new art form.
Tennis champ Venus Williams has teamed up with Jamba Juice as not only a celebrity
spokesperson but also a new franchise owner.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office awarded a patent Tuesday to three
California inventors. It was one of more than
5,100 patents issued Tuesday.
Black entrepreneurs have tapped into the coffeehouse craze by
opening up their own coffee shops, some of which celebrate African-American culture.
Following the sale of the television network he founded, BET, Robert L.
Johnson has ventured into many arenas. Now he has launched RLJ Fixed
Income, LLC, under his umbrella corporation, The RLJ Companies.
The IT community in Silicon Valley gathered to see presenters from NewMe Accelerator make the case for their revolutionary tech ideas.
The shelves are filled with spirits started by
celebrities. Pharrell Williams has just joined in with an ultra-premium cream liqueur, QREAM A Q.