Shout out to the Women & Men of the Black Business Focus Group who are working hard to build strong businesses for themselves, their customers and the entire community. Each week we pause to highlight BOB Accomplishments, big and small, in an effort to keep us all “gassed up” as we collectively pursue the American Dream. Here's a look at some of our many business members and their latest endeavors.
Gina Batie's non-profit Black Girls Are Beautiful Movement, Inc began as a way to promote positive images of African American women and women of color in media. She believes much of the negative treatment and the lack of compassion for Black Women comes from public perception as well as self perception. Her organization now actively works to strengthen our communities through financial empowerment, physical and mental health. She is working on providing scholarships for girls graduating high school. There Brother organization is I Am Not Your Stereotype for Black Men. Check them out http://www.blackgirlsarebeautiful.com
Arneshia Nissi Sadler is consistently working to build and expand Emeniss Call Center to become the #1 Call Center for Small Businesses! They provide US-based virtual receptionists to assist with inbound and outbound calls, customer support, sales, and lead generation. This week Emeniss is working to secure a major contract with a large organization. Let's wish them all success in this major endeavor!
Joanna Colbert, Entrepreneur started her own employment agency! The Resume Club was founded in the heart of the South: Atlanta, Georgia. Although small at first, The Resume Club is continually growing and seeking out new opportunities at every turn. Nominated by IncFile as “Business Spotlight of The Month,” The Resume Club keeps this level of excellence by maintaining an A rating with the Atlanta Better Business Bureau. Built with trust you can count on and guaranteed results, TRC is the solution to your hiring needs. Whether you are an employer searching for the right candidate or a job seeker on the hunt for a new opportunity, The Resume Club offers a variety of personalized services for individuals and business owners to fit every need.
Special BBFG Shout Out
The BBFG also wants to recognize the following BOBs for their recent accomplishments:
Andonnia Shawntavia- Relaunching her NO Brand of Shirts and pushing her sticker goals!
She Is A CEO Foundation - Angie Newkirk applied for and received a grant for her organization!
Cherrell Barnez - Received a PPP loan for her business!
Brian Keith Edwards - Tutoring Service Building Knowledge Everyday secured 4 new clients this week!
Jessinmay To - Our long term and respected BBFG Member secured new clients is celebrating 3 years of being a YouTuber!
Continued success to all the BBFG Members and their businesses. Until next week be sure to support BOBs where you can and most importantly remember....it's our time!
Have a great Easter weekend!
Phillip & The BBFG FAM