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Pole Fitness Company Aims to Change View of Industry

Head down P poppin’ on a handstand! That is what most people think when it comes to pole dancing. Pole Felony Fitness aims to change that stigma one dance at a time. “Some people do not look at it as fitness,” said studio owner, Fernande Henri. “Some people still see it as stripper practice or […]

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Wanted: Black Leaders to Invest in Liberty City

According to a 2007  U.S. Census Bureau’s 2007 Survey of Business Owners, Black owned business have increased 61 percent, to 1.9 million, between 2002 and 2007. Where are the black owners in Liberty City? Recently I sat down with, local businessman and influencer, Cuthbert “Broadway” Harewood. This is our conversation.

The National Black Chamber of Commerce is hosting its 23rd Annual Entrepreneurial Convention at the Diplomat Resort & Spa in Hollywood, Florida, August 5th – 8th, 2015.The convention offers entrepreneurial resources through paneled discussions, and high level networking with successful entrepreneurs and business leaders, complemented by intimate breakout sessions.

The annual conference will be filled with informative sessions with business leaders and entrepreneurs such as neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson, the honorable Judge Hatchett, news journalists Charles Payne, and actor, entrepreneur and philanthropist, Lamman Rucker, among many others. In addition, the conference will also provide resources to support the development of startups and established minority owned businesses.

The National Black Chamber of Commerce (NBCC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to economic empowerment across African American communities through entrepreneurship and capitalistic activity.