Congrats to the Winner of Our SXSW Pitch Competition

Congrats to the Winner of Our SXSW Pitch Competition

by Melissa Kimble

The best and brightest in tech at the megafestival SXSW joined forces to watch our Urban Creatives Rapid Accelerator and Pitch Contest produced by... Read More

Dame Dash Drops Gems For EBONY SXSW Event Finalists

Dame Dash Drops Gems For EBONY SXSW Event Finalists

by Melissa Kimble

Despite what you may see on social media, starting a business is not easy as it looks. It takes a certain (and very specific)... Read More

[App Addict] 3 Apps to Get Your Money Right

[App Addict] 3 Apps to Get Your Money Right

by Danielle Pointdujour

We’re three months into 2017 and many people have probably already begun to slack on some of those resolutions they’ve made.  One resolution that... Read More

Greenwood

The Greenwood Project Gives Everyone Access to the Start-Up Game

by Glenn Jeffers

Who says only multimillionaires, like Jay-Z, can invest in the next big thing? Find out why The Greenwood Project may be the answer to... Read More

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Clap for ‘Em: Urban Creative, EBONY Finalists Announced

by #TeamEBONY

Time to put our money where our mouths are, EBONY family.   The Upload– EBONY’S multimedia series for profiling Black technology entrepreneurs– announced the... Read More

Creative Spotlight: Media Personality, Peace Hyde

Creative Spotlight: Media Personality, Peace Hyde

by Diahann Williams

Peace Hyde, is changing the narrative for youth in Africa one day at a time. Read More

Jay-Z

Jay Z: From Marcy to Venture Capitalist

by #Team EBONY

Now here’s something to rap about. Giving new meaning to the word hustle, Jay Z’s latest move may not break the Internet—like the announcement... Read More

Linda Johnson Rice Gives Lessons in Black Business

Linda Johnson Rice Gives Lessons in Black Business

by Danielle Pointdujour

Entrepreneurship has been threaded in the fabric of the Black community for years.  Our creative and innovative minds, whether spotlighted in public or unknown... Read More

Our Favorite Black Twitter Chats

Our Favorite Black Twitter Chats

by Diahann Williams

Tweet, tweet! Twitter is a powerful tool. Read More

Jackson

Focusing on Wall Street, Rev. Jesse Jackson Wants Equal Rights and Equal Access

by Madison J. Gray

When Rev. Jesse Jackson held the first Wall Street Project Economic Summit in 1997, Bill Clinton was president, the Black unemployment rate was 10.5... Read More