Black Women in Small Business

Black female-owned businesses are among the fastest-growing in America. Small businesses impact the community in such a significant way, and they are the lifeblood of the community. In this documentary, we are talking to seven Black women entrepreneurs to find out why they decided to start their businesses, what problems they hoped to solve by creating their businesses, the challenges they have faced being Black women entrepreneurs, and more.

We hope this conversation will inspire more Black women to become business owners and encourage those who have already started a business to stay in business.

Produced and Directed by:
Ritha Pierre, Esq.

Edited by:
Jacob Skolnick

Featured business owners:
Phumelele Kunene- Ebaata Skincare
Oluwatoyin Akinola- Akinola Law Group
Laura Jean-Jacques- Zanset Tea Co.
Fabiola Besson- Fafa’s Cuisine
Johanne Brierre- NY Beauty Suites
Dianne Samu-Graves- The Samatrem Group
Ashley Taylor- Amethyst Magnolia Skin and Body

Debbie Louis- Community Leader/ Entrepreneur

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