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Black Artistic Front expo presents shows, dance, theater and fair with Afro-entrepreneurs in Rio

Note from BW of Brazil: Yet another initiative that aims to promote the work of black artists and entrepreneurs.  We’ve been seeing these sort of events exploding all over Brazil … Continue reading

July 5, 2018 · 1 Comment

Black Love, Black Business: Couples who are partners in love and in business discuss how they merge their personal and entrepreneurial lives

Note from BW of Brazil: You absolutely HAVE to love features like the one you’re about to read! Three black men, three black women that get it! This story combines … Continue reading

June 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

With the objective of promoting networking and business expansion, Afro Hub, an acceleration program for black entrepreneurs, is launched in São Paulo

Note from BW of Brazil: The rise of the black entrepreneur in Brazil has been one of the most intriguing developments in the past few decades. Quiet as its kept, … Continue reading

June 4, 2018 · 1 Comment

Meet 7 black Brazilian creators who are re-defining creativity in 2018

Note from BW of Brazil: Even though in many cases, some very talented individuals have yet to see their talents pay off in lucrative financial rewards, I firmly believe that … Continue reading

May 4, 2018 · 2 Comments

After being fired for refusing to remove her braids, Luanna Teófilo opens a consumer panel specializing in helping companies understand the Afro-Brazilian public

Note from BW of Brazil: It’s always great to see people land on their feet and move on to bigger and better things after being victimized by an anti-black job … Continue reading

October 23, 2017 · 5 Comments

First digital bank for blacks to ease financing for Afro-entrepreneurs; “Black Summit: ‘Black Money'” event for Afro-Brazilian entrepreneurs scheduled for October 31

Note from BW of Brazil: So there’s been a lot of talk in recent years on this concept of “Black Money“. With the rise of Afro-Brazilians entering the world of … Continue reading

October 19, 2017 · 1 Comment

Symbols of resistance and empowerment, meet 7 black Brazilian women entrepreneurs that you should know

Note from BW of Brazil: Beyond calls for more representation in the media, an end to the genocide of black youth and the daily struggle against racism, black Brazilians have … Continue reading

July 26, 2017 · 1 Comment