Rich Jennings has been promoted to president of Comcast Cable’s west division, reporting to Comcast Cable’s president and CEO Dave Watson. Jennings is now responsible for all Comcast Cable operations in Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Minnesota, New Mexico, Oregon, Washingto…
Kevin V. Michael serves as co-founder and CEO of Invizio, a managed IT services provider which supports the operational and strategic technology needs of small- to mid-sized South Florida companies, in particular the real estate, K-12 education and nonprofit sectors. Kevin, a native Antiguan…
Less than 1% of senior-level C-Suite executives are persons of color. Recognizing the need to racially diversify the commercial real estate (CRE) industry, a virtual summit on the subject will take place Saturday, Nov. 14, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The event will feature world class CRE professi…
The holiday season is upon us. And as retail businesses sweep away the last of the bargain-bin Halloween decorations, Christmas displays encouraging early holiday shopping have taken over store aisles and windows.
Tupperware was dying before the pandemic. Like Avon, it relied on social gatherings for explosive growth. Long gone was the heyday of the Tupperware Party, first held in 1948, which provided women with a chance to run their own business. That system worked so well, Tupperware took its produc…
Ever since Russian agents and other opportunists abused its platform in an attempt to manipulate the 2016 U.S. presidential election, Facebook has insisted – repeatedly – that it’s learned its lesson and is no longer a conduit for misinformation, voter suppression and election disruption.
American companies promising to hire more Black employees in leadership roles and teach their workforces about racism are getting a message from President Donald Trump’s administration: Watch your step if you want to keep doing business with the federal government.
Just how resilient is the U.S. economy’s recovery from the coronavirus recession? The weakening of the nation’s job-generating machine in September – for a third straight month – reinforced doubts.
Joseph Sanches is the president of D. Stephenson Construction Inc. (DSC), the largest African American-owned general contracting firm based in Florida. DSC was founded in 1992 and specializes in the construction of educational facilities, municipal buildings, multifamily residential, airport…
Half of the U.S is reporting increased numbers of new COVID-19 cases. Florida is one of 18 states where the infection rate is holding steady. Meanwhile, health experts warn of a potential coronavirus explosion in the fall and winter, but that hasn’t stopped the Florida governor from moving t…
A few weeks after nationwide protests erupted over the police killing of George Floyd, Julie Muller looked for something positive she could contribute to the movement from her Houston home.
As the pandemic strangled Miami’s economy this spring, many small businesses struggled and some even had to close their doors for good. But that didn't deter Candace Williams from starting one of her own.
Garth Reeves III, owner of The Miami Times weekly newspaper serving South Florida’s Black community since 1923, has purchased the monthly Biscayne Times news magazine. Biscayne Times serves the Biscayne Corridor from downtown Miami to Aventura, including all the island communities. Both publ…
Ann McNeill is President of one of South Florida’s first African American-female owned construction companies. Founded over 40 years ago, MCO is still one of the leading minority firms in South Florida in the area of construction management and project controls.
Twenty years ago, Marie Gill could not stop crying tears of joy when her company, M. Gill & Associates, was awarded a government contract to lead the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) Business Center in Florida.
- Woman battling sickle cell disease and breast cancer delivers miracle baby at Holtz Children’s Hospital
- Prevent strokes by controlling your blood pressure
- FedEx and UPS ramp up holiday hiring
- Who will represent District 5?
- M-DCPS board member Steve Gallon collapses
- Paradise in the midst of a pandemic
- Historic Hampton House comes roaring back
- Black artist’s sculpture graces college campus
- Influenza season: Importance of the flu vaccine, symptoms and risks during the COVID-19 pandemic
- New leadership on the County Commission
Week of October November 18-24, 2020