The past two years have been fruitful ones for USA Track & Field CEO
Max Siegel. Between 2013 and 2014, USATF, under his leadership,
announced NINE new partnership contracts; a whopping seven of the deals
were inked last year. Here, Siegel talks to TNJ.com about his business success at USATF,
diversity in the Olympic world, and his most recent partnerships with
Hoka One and Rosetta Stone.
The natural hair trend has taken off in the African-American community.
In fact, sales of relaxers have
dropped and now account for just 21% of Black haircare sales. So it's no wonder natural haircare expos are growing. One of the first
was created by Visions Beauty Distributors, which is now gearing up for its annual Natural Hair and Health Expo. The event will include interactive workshops and seminars
for consumers and stylists to learn more about products and services
related to natural hair, health and wellness.
The Reverend Jesse Jackson has been making big strides in his
continued fight for equality for African Americans in the technology
innovation space. And this week, he did just that at his 18th Annual Rainbow
PUSH Wall Street Project Economic Summit: “Where Wall Street, Main Street & Silicon Valley Converge."
With the cost of providing health insurance benefits on the rise, many
small business owners are finding it difficult to provide adequate
coverage for their employees. Some small business owners only have the
ability to offer insurance with high deductibles while others have
resorted to sending employees to exchanges to purchase their own