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Bill Pickard

Influencers: Millionaire Bill Pickard on Strategy, Vision and Keeping Black Dollars at Home

In recognition of August’s designation as National Black Business Month, we revisit this April 2017 article about businessman and author Pickard.

From Rep. Maxine Waters to Migos — Black Influencers Get Behind Keisha Bottoms for Mayor of Atlanta

Keisha Lance Bottoms for Mayor of Atlanta! Later today, on Tuesday, December 5, Atlanta mayor…

baron davis

[Influencers] Baron Davis on Building His Black Santa Brand and Life After the NBA

When I first spot Baron Davis he’s all business, handling a last-minute order for one…

Influencers: Rep. Barbara Lee and Her Aim to Make History

Years before Barbara Lee became a California congresswoman, she was a single mother of two…

Influencers: Kamilah Forbes Sets a New Course for the Apollo Theater

Legends have been born and celebrated within the storied walls the Apollo Theater, a cultural institution built…

Waldrop, technology

Influencers: Jonathan Waldrop Links Complex Worlds of Tech and Law

Jonathan Waldrop is one of those people with a complicated sounding job title and responsibility…

Influencers: Adisa Bakari Shows ‘Em The Money – And How to Handle It

The lavish lifestyles of professional athletes can often come with pitfalls, temptations and heartache. But…

[Influencers] Ed Wellburn: GM’s Retiring General Motivator

From the moment Ed Welburn walked onto General Motors’ Detroit campus his peers expected him…

[Influencers] Meria Carstarphen Rebuilding Atlanta Schools from the Ground Up

“Am I putting students first?” That’s the mantra of Meria Carstarphen, Ed.D, whose role, as…

Daryl Carter

[Influencers] Daryl Carter: Getting Affordable Housing Right Through Capital

With two master’s degrees from MIT and two successful firms under his belt you’d think…