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Beauty Boss Gwen Jimmere is Today’s Honoree

The first black woman to hold a patent for a natural hair care product, honoree of the Root 100 award, winner of the Black Enterprise Elevator Pitch Competition, and named one of Hello Beautiful’s 30 Under 30 Entrepreneurial Mavens, Gwen Jimmere is … Continue reading

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Entrepreneur Brandon Vallorani is Today’s Honoree

Brandon Vallorani is a practiced entrepreneur and accomplished CEO. In 2007, Vallorani founded a media conglomerate recognized on the Inc. 5000 list for five consecutive years, and has now shifted his focus to Vallorani Estates, a luxury brand of fresh-roasted coffee, wine, olive oil … Continue reading

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The Hustle Show Podcast Host Christian Arriola is Today’s Honoree

My entrepreneurial story began when I discovered that you could buy things for cheap and resell them for 10x… That’s how I started selling ice sticks when I was 8 years old in my neighborhood. I remember buying those ice … Continue reading

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The Soul Of My Footprints Founder Alfie B. Jelks is Today’s Honoree

Minister Alfie B. Jelks, the second child of three siblings who were reared in a single parent home by their mother, Laura West,was born March 14,1968 in Tuskegee,AL. He has one son. Alfie attended schools in the Muscogee County School … Continue reading

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The Explorateur Journeys Founder Gabriella Ribeiro is Today’s Honoree

I’ve been fortunate to have created a life that fuses my absolute passion for travel with the amazing blessing of motherhood. Single motherhood that is, and that’s no joke.  Every day is a roller coaster but I wouldn’t have it … Continue reading

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David Yakir of the Yakir Group is Today’s Honoree

For over 20 years, David Yakir has been an entrepreneur, creative-lead and technology strategist in the advertising, media, digital marketing and entertainment space. As an executive, he led one of the first and most successful new media and marketing companies, … Continue reading

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International Entrepreneur Sohan Gokarn is Today’s Honoree

Sohan is an international trainer and a motivational speaker who helps people and businesses to get past what stops them from getting what they want in life-mainly related to three things: health, wealth and relationships. Prior to establishing his speaking business, … Continue reading

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