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City of Dayton to study disparities for minority-owned businesses

A third round of studies could help Dayton understand disparities for its business.  Led by MGT Consulting Group, the city is looking into the use of woman- and minority-owned businesses for purchases from 2013 to 2016, to determine how to continue.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

Study shows disparities in cigar, e-cig sales

New York City retailers in minority and low-income communities are more likely to sell and advertise alternative tobacco products with the lowest price tags and highest health risks, according to a .... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 6th, 2018

Top of the List: KC"s biggest minority-owned businesses

This week, the Kansas City Business Journal ranks the area's biggest minority-owned businesses. The accompanying gallery shows the top five on The List. For the full List, subscribers can look at the weekly print edition. The List also includes a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 10th, 2018

City doubles down on commitment to Minority & Women Owned Businesses

The city has increased its bottom line .....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJul 5th, 2018

Veteran-owned businesses face financing gap: Fed study

Veteran-owned businesses face U.S. financing gap: Fed study.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 8th, 2018

NCI awards Temple, Hunter College $13.5M grant to study cancer health disparities

The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and Hunter College of the City University of New York jointly received a $13.5 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to create an entity to study cancer health disparities. The five-.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2018

List: Birmingham’s top women-owned businesses

Women-owned firms are outpacing their male-owned counterparts around the country, and the BBJ’s new List highlights some of the largest women-owned companies in the Magic City......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 19th, 2018

City hopes new riverwalk locations attract women- and minority-owned vendors

A new program on the Chicago Riverwalk could bring .....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneSep 7th, 2018

Women Entrepreneurs Are Optimistic About Their Businesses and the U.S. Economy, Study Finds

Women-owned businesses look ahead at the coming year and see growth. Women are a force to be reckoned with in American business, owning more than 12.2 million busin.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 29th, 2018

New study finds Buffalo among places with youngest business founders

The people who start businesses in Buffalo are younger on average than every other region in the U.S. except for Salt Lake City, according to a recent analysis by LendingTree. The online lending exchange used data from business owners seeking fundi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2018

The case for supplier diversity

Who are diverse suppliers? •LGBT-owned businesses •Minority-owned businesses •Woman-owned businesses •Veteran-owned businesses •Service-disabled veteran-owned businesses •Businesses in Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) zones .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 31st, 2018

The list: Phoenix minority-owned businesses bring in $525M revenue

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Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 28th, 2018

The list: Phoenix minority-owned businesses top $525 million revenue

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Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 28th, 2018

Construction execs indicted for impersonating minority-owned businesses

Two construction company executives allegedly stole .....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJul 18th, 2018

New bill would require city outreach to "micro-businesses"

A new piece of legislation would require the city each year to survey all locally owned companies with fewer than 10 employees. The bill, sponsored by Bronx Councilman Mark Gjonaj, would term such... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 29th, 2018

Study: Dayton area cities named most tax-friendly to retire in Ohio

Two Dayton area communities emerge as most tax-friendly places to retire, according to a recent study. SmartAsset, a personal finance company based in New York City, conducted its fourth annual study to determine which locations across the nation would b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2018

Police station contract on hold as City Council committee battles over minority participation

A sharp difference of opinion between the top two ranking members of the city’s economic development committee continued Thursday over increasing minority businesses in government-funded construction projects. The dispute started Monday during the ful.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2018

Breaking: $15 million small business fund launches in Memphis

A group of nonprofits and banks are ready to lend their money and expertise to help support Memphis-area minority- and women-owned businesses. Epicenter, a locally based entrepreneurship hub, and Pathway Lending, a regional Community Development Fina.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 11th, 2018

Women-owned, minority-owned businesses surge among NM"s Top 100 companies

In May, Albuquerque Business First revealed the companies that made our Top 100 New Mexico Private Companies List. Those companies will be honored at a new event June 14. This year's Top 100, which encompasses the top-performing independent comp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2018

New leaders on list of minority-owned businesses

While most Buffalo-area minority-owned businesses say there's at least some benefit to getting MBE status, many say improvements could be made to the program......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 21st, 2018

American Entrepreneurs Who Flocked to China Are Heading Home, Disillusioned

For years, American entrepreneurs saw opportunities in China. But worsening costs, taxation, tech transfer and increased regulations are prompting foreign-owned businesses to throw in the towel......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjDec 8th, 2018