Archive for the Black History Category

Recognizing African-American Business Professionals

Since tomorrow will be the last day in the month of February for Black History Month.  I wanted to pay homage and respect to twenty African-American business professionals who have paved the way for our present and future.  I have read and studied these business professionals accomplishments and accolades, and my goal is to share their successes with all of you:

1.)                Paul Cuffe

2.)                William Leisdesdorf

3.)                Fredrick Douglass

4.)                Booker T. Washington

5.)                Madame C.J. Walker

6.)                AG Gaston

7.)                Bruce Llewellyn

8.)                Reginald Lewis

9.)                Oprah Winfrey

10.)            Catherine L. Hughes

11.)            Dennis Kimbro

12.)            Earl G. Graves Sr.

13.)            John H. Johnson

14.)            Russell Simmons

15.)            Berry Gordy

16.)            Robert L. Johnson

17.)            Shelia Crump Johnson

18.)            CH James

19.)            David L. Steward

20.)            Percy Miller (Master P)

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