StubHub Executive: Black Women in Business ‘Have to Ask For What They Want’

"Black women sit at this intersection of both .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 14th, 2017

Even among Harvard MBAs, few black women ever reach corporate America’s top rungs

Analysis is the first of its kind to examine the career paths of Harvard Business School's black female alumnae.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 20th, 2018

Governor proposes changes to New York"s minority, women-owned business hiring laws

Annual goals would be established for hiring specific minority groups on state contracts, such as "black men," "Hispanic women," "Asian men" and "Caucasian women.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 2nd, 2018

Outside the Box: An open letter to Oprah on getting girls ready for the executive suite

Women are underrepresented as business leaders, and the way to change that is to start early. By Jennifer Openshaw......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2018

State’s top life sciences firms have few women on boards, exec teams

At the 20 largest life sciences employers headquartered in Massachusetts, men hold more than 80 percent of all board seats and executive leadership roles, a Business Journal analysis found......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 10th, 2018

Time Inc. Sells Essence Magazine (And Its Music Festival) To Group Led By Sundial Brands CEO

Its all-black female executive team will have an equity stake in the business. Essence Ventures announced its acquis.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 3rd, 2018

NM nonprofit executive director steps down

After six years, the woman leading the Ronald McDonald House Charities of New Mexico is stepping down. Kristin Rortvedt, one of Albuquerque Business First's 2016 Women of Influence, will step down as executive director of the nonprofit early next.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 27th, 2017

Women Who Mean Business: Jennifer Dorian, executive vice president at Turner

Jennifer Dorian, is EVP of Turner Portfolio 360 Brand Strategy and general manager of Turner Classic Movies (TCM) and FilmStruck......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 31st, 2017

How Natalie Cofield, former Austin Black Chamber CEO, is changing business for women of color

Natalie Cofield aims to build her business, Washington, D.C.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2017

Women Who Mean Business: Fox Theatre COO Adina Erwin

Adina Erwin is the first African-American women to hold an executive leadership position at the Fox Theatre......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 22nd, 2017

Q&A with Jennifer Dorian, executive vice president, Turner, 2017 Women Who Mean Business honoree

Atlanta Business Chronicle has named 21 honorees to be celebrated at its annual Women Who Mean Business Awards. (Check out a list of honorees here.) Honorees will be celebrated at an evening awards event on Thursday, Oct. 19, at the Fairmont, 1429.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2017

Starbucks names Rosalind Brewer new COO

Starbucks has named Rosalind Brewer, the former president and CEO of Walmart subsidiary Sam's Club and one of the most prominent black women business leaders in America, its new chief operating officer and group president......»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 6th, 2017

Beat the System: Women in the marijuana business face a ‘grass ceiling’

In the cannabis industry, men are taking executive jobs from women, writes Brett Arends......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 31st, 2017

Dame Helen Alexander, former chief executive of The Economist Group, died on August 5th

ROLE models for women in business are still too rare, not least in Britain. Last November an independent review backed by the government urged FTSE 100 companies to raise the share of women on their boards from 27% to 33% by .....»»

Category: topSource: economistAug 6th, 2017

Trump Sees Women As Business Animals or "Secretaries"

A former construction executive who worked for The Trump Organization said the president only saw the secretaries as women......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 3rd, 2017

Oliver Robinson bribery case puts mix of business, politics in the spotlight

When former legislator Oliver Robinson entered a guilty plea to several federal charges- including accepting bribes from a local attorney and local coal executive, Alabama's political landscape received yet another black eye. Robinson is officially char.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 27th, 2017

Triad provost tapped as president of Pennsylvania university

Brenda Allen, provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs at Winston-Salem State University and Triad Business Journal Women in Business award-winner, has been selected as the new president of the first degree-granting historically black colleg.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 16th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Two black women sue Fox News, claiming racial discrimination

Two black women have filed a lawsuit against Fox News Channel, its parent company 21st Century Fox and a former senior executive at the cable network alleging racial discrimination......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 30th, 2017

"Black Women at Work" Hashtag Proves Ever-Present Diversity Problem. Hiring Diversely Isn"t The Solution.

Most business leaders recognize diversity is good for business, but don't fully bring about change because they miss out on this one thing......»»

Category: topSource: incMar 29th, 2017

Two Black Women Sue Fox News, Claiming Racial Discrimination

Two black women have filed a lawsuit against Fox News Channel, its parent company 21st Century Fox and a former senior executive at the cable network alleging racial discrimination......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 29th, 2017

Exec named among most powerful women in banking is retiring

A Huntington National Bank executive named one of the country’s most powerful women in the industry is retiring. Mary Navarro, senior executive vice president, retail and business banking director, will step away in June after 15 years at Huntington .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2017