JPC Honored with ADCOLOR’s Lifetime Achievement Award

JPC Honored with ADCOLOR’s Lifetime Achievement Award

by #teamEBONY

It was a celebration of firsts at this year’s ADCOLOR conference and Johnson Publishing Company was honored with one of the organization’s Lifetime Achievement... 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

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Johnson Publishing Building in Chicago Up for Landmark Designation

by #teamEBONY

The former headquarters of Johnson Publishing Co., where founder John H. Johnson produced EBONY, JET and several other publications for decades in downtown Chicago... Read More

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Historic Johnson Publishing Building Being Considered for Chicago Landmark Status

by Lee Bey

The former Johnson Publishing Co. building, an 11-story tower that was an icon in architecture, publishing and black achievement for more than a generation,... Read More

Harvard Business School Shines A Spotlight On EBONY’s Black History Legacy

Harvard Business School Shines A Spotlight On EBONY’s Black History Legacy

by Melissa Kimble

When John H. Johnson founded EBONY in 1945, he didn’t just create a magazine. He created an empire that would go on to set the stage... Read More

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Happy Birthday! 5 Things You Didn’t Know About John H. Johnson

by Melissa Kimble

EBONY celebrates the iconic John H. Johnson with a few fun facts that you may not know! Read More

JET: This is Our Story

JET Magazine’s Story

by JET

In its final print issue, JET Magazine reflects on its beginning.  John h. Johnson had an idea— to reach masses of Black folks around... Read More

How a Couture Pioneer Changed Fashion

How a Couture Pioneer Changed Fashion

by Christina Binkley

She shopped at Christian Dior, Nina Ricci, Valentino, Pucci, Emanuel Ungaro, and Pierre Cardin. She spent as much as $1.5 million a year on... Read More

John H. Johnson Stamp Unveiled: Get Your Mail On!

John H. Johnson Stamp Unveiled: Get Your Mail On!

by #teamEBONY

On the eve of Black History Month 2012, we at EBONY, EBONY.com and the whole Johnson Publishing Company couldn't have our chests puffed up... Read More