OWN: Onyx Woman Network

Iyana Tennon: Bringing Back Academic Excellence

Teachers affect eternity; no one can tell where their influence stops. –Henry Brooks Adams By: Bonita Lee Penn Virtuous Academy’s Founder and Executive Director, Iyana Tennon’s story is a testimony to perseverance and extraordinary strength rooted in faith. Her support of education for Mon-Valley youth is not an 8am-3pm with summers off schedule. It’s a […]

Your Stylish Ways – Is Brown the New Black?

By Ola Jackson There are many of us who simply have adopted the color black as a staple in our wardrobe. We’ll take it in any size and in any style as long as it comes in Black. So how do we make a smooth transition into another hue? We do it subtly by adding […]

Your Stylish Ways Takes a Look at “The Dress”

Today I talk about my favorite dress. I have loved this dress ever since I saw it on Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s. I have purchased about 5 in the last few years: 2 Black, 2 grey and one to give away. I love them because they are easy to wear and to coordinate as […]

New York Fashion Week Africa 2015

Adiree is the branding and communications firm behind the brand New York Fashion Week Africa, an idea fostered and re-molded by Adiat Disu after watching Arise Magazine’s runway show during New York Fashion Week in 2009. Under Africa Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week Africa is a social enterprise: a platform for trade, marketing and […]

YSW – The Wrap Dress

Consider the wrap dress as a staple in your wardrobe. The wrap dress is a basic silhouette that is classic and easy to wear. This no-fuse ensemble is easy to travel with and very functional. You can take the look from day to evening very easily. From a stylish scarf to classic pearls, the wrap […]

Stephanie Durrett, Owner of SD Transit is a Woman on the Move

    Stephanie Durrett is the President of SD Transit Company located in Pittsburgh, PA. SD Transit is a provider of transportation services; in addition to transporting school students; she transports to football games, basketball games, daycare activities, after school programs, bingo trips, casino trips, family reunions, picnics, customized special trips like tours and girls’ getaways.

Hair, The Natural Way!

Guests: Missie Shealey and Tamara Whiting talk about their transformation to natural hair and how their new look was received by family, friends, other women and MEN.

Me’chele’s Wellness Spa – Wellness is Her Business

Have you been thinking about starting a business? Listen in as Me’chele Humphries Hayes shares how she turned her dream into a reality going from apprentice to being the owner of her own luxury spa, Me’chele’s Wellness Spa. If you are thinking about starting your own business, be sure to join us for the Onyx Woman […]

Pamela Collier – An Evolving Woman?

We begin this year with a special Women to Watch Campaign. We ask women to share the milestones and the defining moments they encounter as they embrace change and accept the demands that have helped them to evolve. Public relations professional Pamela Collier accepted the challenge to produce her first play at the age of […]

Small Business Success Story: Mininos Salon for Kids

Get Inspired! Meet Claudia, owner of Mininos Salon for Kids. Claudia went from employee to being her own boss! Her success story is the first segment of CareerFuel’s “How America Works” series, a collection of job search and small business success stories.

She’s a Homegirl CEO

Gianna Thomas is owner of a Lifestyle Enrichment company, providing innovative and holistic solutions to help individuals and organizations maximize their greatest potential. She created Glow Girl Activewear™ collection for daytime recreational wear, leisure activity and fitness. She also developed GGG Consulting a Professional Image Coaching & Lifestyle Management Company. providing coaching and training for personal […]

Girl, Get Your Eyebrows Right!

Love this video on how to make those awesome eyebrows.