Monday, 21 November 2016 14:25 Written by Marcus Medford
Simone Da Costa is a best-selling author and a recipient of a Woman on Fire award in 2016. In her new children’s book "I am Beautiful: When I Look at Me, I See..." Da Costa asks readers to find and embrace their own beauty by challenging society's norms.
Wednesday, 09 November 2016 19:01 Written by Camille Dundas
Karlyn Percil has over two decades experience in banking. She recently took a huge leap, quit her job at a major Canadian bank and launched her own consulting firm.
Saturday, 30 July 2016 07:12 Written by Stephanie Hinds
Let’s face it—finding a hair stylist who specializes in black hair—or who isn’t afraid of it—can be very difficult. I’ll never forget the time I went to House of Lords in downtown Toronto to get my hair done. I heard raving reviews about the place. All sorts of celebrities had been there and it had been in business since the beginning of time.
Monday, 25 April 2016 11:57 Written by Stephanie Hinds
22-year-old Torontonian Owen Osinde, a student at Ryerson, was the big winner at a pitch contest at Branded TO, taking home a $5000 cheque for his startup, Sneakerdeck.
Wednesday, 20 April 2016 15:26 Written by Zabrina Dacres
The 34th Annual Harry Jerome Awards is this Saturday in Toronto. The event is dedicated to recognizing individuals in the black community that personify excellence. Samantha Clarke is receiving the Young Entrepreneur Award.
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 16:50 Written by Marcus Medford
Former housing manager Vivian Keels, opened a social enterprise businesss called "Karibu Thrift Store" to provide work and work experience for people with mental and developmental disabilities.
Friday, 10 July 2015 07:45 Written by Sundra O. Sefa
Beyography has arrived and it’s all the rave in Toronto right now. The Beyoncé inspired dance class has spread quicker than you can say her name.