S. African Business Owner Bongi Mthembu

Global woman Bongi Mthembu shares her story on business in S. Africa. She is the owner of many businesses and is an evolving woman in the branding industry. We met her during a African and African-American business summit. She also mentors other business women and encourages women’s entrepreneurial endeavors. Listen In!

25th OWN: Onyx Woman Network Anniversary Celebration

For 25 years we have been a voice and given a voice to women of color. We took this milestone opportunity to honor 25 other successful women of excellence. These women were trailblazers, women warrior, the business elite and top executives in their organization. For years we celebrated women’s accomplishments. This sold-out event was absolutely […]

Girl, Start That Business!

Resources for Success By Ola Jackson Founder and CEO of OWN: Onyx Woman Network What do you do when your paycheck is too low and the bills are too high? How do you cope when unemployment is soaring and your hope is dwindling? You can sit, wonder, worry and wait for a miracle or you […]

Tamera Coleman is the Media Madam

Inns of Color – Half Hour Version from Tamera Coleman on Vimeo. Tamera Coleman’s independently produced web series “Inns of Color” highlights the history of African-American travel and showcases a collective of five uniquely-themed African-American-owned bed and breakfasts. Before the Civil Rights Act of 1964, lodging choices were limited for African-Americans who traveled. Because of […]

Women Business Owners Speak Out!

Women business owners discuss the journey through entrepreneurship. They share their experiences, give advice and offer tips on how to start and grow your business. The guests on this show are: Business owners: Denise Turney (Author), Maxine Thompson (publisher), and Maria Lee Driver, owner of Oria’s O’shay Tell us what you would like other women to […]

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.

Dinah!: The Dinah Washington Story

Pittsburgh Songstress, Delana Flowers, stars as Dinah Washington in a musical presented by the Pittsburgh Playwrights Theatre Company that also features Ijasneem, Leo Beatty, Cheryl El Walker, Stephanie Akers, and Les Howard. Written and directed by Ernest McCarty. Wardrobe designer and makeup artist Cheryl EL designed the fabulous wardrobe. The ensembles in the collection are […]

JoAnn Forrester – I Can Do This!

JoAnn Forrester is the President of S. I. Business Associates and Founder of the Empress of Biz. For over 35 years she has been helping women and minority business owner. She is a leader who has created a legacy in the business world as an advocate who is educating women on how to succeed as […]

Hispanic Woman-Owned Cultural Marketing Firm Wins Top Industry Award

Hispanic Woman-Owned Cultural Marketing Firm Wins Top Industry Award   HMA Cultural Marketing, a woman and minority-owned communications and social marketing firm located in Washington, DC, picked up top honors, the gold, at the recent Stevie Awards, the world’s premier business awards event. The recognition occurred November 8th in New York City. HMA captured top […]

Operating Your Home-based Business

So you say, one day you want to be your own boss and do it from your own home. Well, these ladies have some tips, advice and some guidance to share with you. Our guests are author and speaker DrGail McClain Hayes, professional event planner LaTonya Barber-Johnson and creator of Sleeping Pretty Hair Bonnets Michele Grier. Listen in, then […]