Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey Invests in True Food Kitchen

by Teddy Grant   Jul 11, 2018

Oprah Winfrey is expanding her empire into healthy eating by investing in the restaurant-chain True Food Kitchen, CNN Money reports.  Winfrey will be joining... Read More

Diddy On Shortage of Black CEOs and Why ‘Black Panther’ Was a ‘Cruel Experiment’

Diddy On Shortage of Black CEOs and Why ‘Black Panther’ Was a ‘Cruel Experiment’

by Jessica Bennett   Jul 11, 2018

Sean “Diddy” Combs is speaking his mind in a new interview where he addresses the shortage of Black CEOs at high-level companies while the... Read More

Black-owned, Alkaline Water company, water, walmart

Company Makes History by Becoming First Black-Owned Water Brand to Sell at Walmart

by Teddy Grant   Jul 10, 2018

For the first time in Walmart’s history a Black-owned bottle company selling alkaline water will grace its shelves, First Coast News reports. Live Alkaline... Read More

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Oprah Becomes one of World’s 500 Richest People

by Teddy Grant   Jun 22, 2018

Oprah Winfrey became one of the world’s 500 richest people on Monday, according to Bloomberg. The mogul’s fortune hit $4 billion, further cementing her... Read More

Byron Allen on Buying The Weather Channel: ‘I Don’t Want to Play in the Negro League’

Byron Allen on Buying The Weather Channel: ‘I Don’t Want to Play in the Negro League’

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 13, 2018

Three months ago, in a move many of his fans and followers didn’t see coming, media mogul Byron Allen acquired The Weather Channel for... Read More

Mellody Hobson

Mellody Hobson Becomes Vice Chair at Starbucks

by Teddy Grant   Jun 05, 2018

Mellody Hobson will become vice chair at Starbucks once chairman Howard Schultz steps down from his post at the end of the month, Black... Read More

We Buy Black: Top Black Businesses You Should Support

We Buy Black: Top Black Businesses You Should Support

by Teddy Grant and Christina Santi   Jun 01, 2018

EBONY wants you to buy Black. A study by Nielsen—a global information and measurement company that gathers data on what people watch, buy and... Read More

5 Strategies for Keeping Student Loan Debt Down

5 Strategies for Keeping Student Loan Debt Down

by #TEAMEBONY   May 30, 2018

Student debt is a real problem. According to reporting from Forbes, total student debt in the United States adds up to roughly $1.3 trillion,... Read More

7 Ways to Spring Clean Your Finances

7 Ways to Spring Clean Your Finances

by #TEAMEBONY   May 17, 2018

Spring is here  and it’s time to give your house—including your financial house—a good spring cleaning! Getting your finances under control can help set... Read More

Amazon

Amazon Commits to Include More ‘Women and Minority’ Candidates in Board Search

by Teddy Grant   May 14, 2018

Amazon is making changes to its search for members of its board. The company announced in a public filing on Monday that they will... Read More