Black Business Talks Launches in Honor of National Black Business Month

Black Business Talks: Celebrating Black Entrepreneurs During National Black Business Month

In honor of National Black Business Month, the Russell Innovation Center for Entrepreneurs (RICE) is thrilled to launch an exhilarating limited series called Black Business Talks. This captivating series aims to highlight the achievements of RICE Stakeholders and provide valuable business advice that inspires small business owners on their entrepreneurial journey. Created by the talented Micheal Cortez, a long-standing volunteer and employee at RICE, and produced by Just Eldredge Media, Black Business Talks promises to be an engaging and insightful experience.

Hosted by RICE Internal Communications Manager, Ashley Scott, and the brilliant Micheal Cortez, the Black Business Talks interviews offers a diverse range of perspectives and experiences from RICE Stakeholders specific to their industry. Tune in weekdays at 8 PM on the Russell Center YouTube channel to catch these encouraging conversations.

Black Business Talks has already featured some incredible RICE Stakeholders including David Hailey of Countifi, Chef Chrissy of Epic Flavors, MT Strikland of Metric Mate, and Caiseen Ward of Aesthetic Engineering. Stay tuned for upcoming episodes featuring Tracie Powell of the Pivot Fund, Kyra Solomon of Solomon & Solomon Construction, and Ellakisha O’Kelley of Scire De Jure Legal Firm, and more inspiring Stakeholder stories.

To ensure you never miss an episode, make sure to subscribe to the Russell Center YouTube channel and turn on notifications. By doing so, you’ll be the first to know when new episodes are released. We encourage you to engage with the content by liking, commenting, and sharing these positive stories and images of Black entrepreneurs with your entire network. Let’s come together to amplify the businesses and brands that RICE supports.

Not able to catch the full episodes? Don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. We’ll be sharing bite-sized insights and valuable Black business tips from each episode on our social media platforms. Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn to stay updated and gain valuable advice that can help you on your own entrepreneurial journey.

Join us in celebrating National Black Business Month by immersing yourself in the inspiring world of Black Business Talks.