In the ongoing conversation about the lack of African American women and girls in STEM, Google has
been making efforts to change the narrative. Leading the charge is the
company’s newly hired Head of Black Community Engagement, Valeisha
Butterfield. Here, TNJ.com talks to Butterfield about Google’s tech initiatives and upcoming plans to engage with the Black community.
Who hasn't wondered why so many sports figures go broke, have trouble
dealing with the media and just don’t seem to know how to protect their
brand? Well, Parisnicole Payton’s, The PNP Agency, has come to the
rescue. PNP specializes in public relations, marketing, management
administration and behavioral prevention advisement for NFL players.
Online marketing sounds like a great opportunity for small business
owners. But it can also be a confusing landscape. Plan your campaign to
take advantage of all the Internet and social media platforms have to
Adly Inc. offers brands a unique and much-needed service in this digital
era. The African-American led, Beverly Hills-based firm matches
advertisers with celebrities best suited to promote their brand across
social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.
There is a unique club in D.C. called Black Women Bike (BWB), whose aim
to get Black women and girls of all ages to take up biking for fun,
health, wellness and transportation. BWB wants to build community and
interest in biking among Black women through education, advocacy and