Feds: Contractor defrauded RCSD for modernization program work for $1.4 million

Federal attorneys said Orville Dixon, 53, is charged with wire fraud to defraud the Modernization Program and Construction Board in spring 2013. (WHAM photo) ROCHESTER,...

Senators get earful about MWBE program

Sen. Patty Ritchie and Sen. Fred Akshar host a hearing on the Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprise program designed to help small businesses land...

Minority business owners on the rise

According to Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Vice President of Marketing Monica Villalobos, small businesses not only drive our economy forward, they’re our future. Of...

Of Note: 20 July 2018

Belmont, Burg & Co., DevMar Products, MTA, Nashville Business Incubation Center, Vanderbilt announce updates National publication Minority Business Entrepreneur has honored local executive Sharon Reynolds...

Pine Bluff area pastor reflects on 20 year milestone

“When looking at ways to grow and move forward, diversity is the key,” says Anthony Armstrong, founder and senior pastor of Unity Christian Fellowship...

Ruth Jordan Takes Over As Charleston MBE Office Manager

Ruth Jordan By Barney Blakeney Charleston realtor, former procurement officer, CEO, administrator and Charleston County School Board chairwoman Ruth Jordan has been named Manager of the...

Lagniappe Turned This Millennial's Side Hustle Into A Million-Dollar Enterprise

I have long argued that side hustles develop entrepreneurial muscle and can lead to significant and unforeseen outcomes. Thus, it’s not surprising I was...

Chicago Entrepreneurs of Color Fund Gets $6.5 Million Cash Infusion From JPMorgan Chase, Fifth...

The Chicago Entrepreneurs of Color Fund, a tool that helps black small businesses grow, is getting a $6.5 million cash infusion. JPMorgan Chase &...

Minorities Face Numerous Challenges On the Path to the C-suite

It only takes a quick look at the Fortune 500 to see that there are still significant challenges for minority executives in business. Just...

Logistics Systems Incorporated (LSI) Awarded Information Technology IDIQ Contract by the Department of Justice...

WASHINGTON, July 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Logistics System Incorporated (LSI) was awarded a prime position on the multiple award contract vehicle for the Department of...