UMEZ Announces New President & CEO, Blair Duncan

The Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone’s (UMEZ) Board of Directors today announced the appointment of Blair M. Duncan as the organization’s President and Chief Executive Officer. Continue Reading →

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Stay Ahead Of The Curve And Boost Your Bottom Line With AMP NYC

Presented by the NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS), AMP NYC is a three-month accelerator for Media and Entertainment businesses looking to increase business, elevate their brands, expand audience reach, and respond to rapidly changing shifts in the market. Continue Reading →

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Harlem Rep. Espaillat Statement In Recognition Of National Small Business Week 2018

Today, uptown Congressman Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement in recognition of National Small Business Week and in appreciation of the important role small businesses play in New York’s 13th congressional district and throughout the nation. Continue Reading →

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Santander Bank Celebrates National Small Business Week Donating Millions To Non-Profits From Harlem To Hollis

Santander Bank today announced the donation of nearly $1.1 million in grants to more than 16 mission-driven non-profit organizations throughout its footprint. Continue Reading →

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Starbucks Settles With Philly Customers

With a number of Starbucks in Harlem, Starbucks announced today that it has reached an agreement with the two black men arrested last month for sitting at a Philadelphia location without ordering. Continue Reading →

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NYC Department of Small Business Services Can Help You Avoid Common Business Violations For free!

NYC Department of Small Business Services offer free on-site compliance consultations to help businesses understand and follow City rules before an inspection occurs. Continue Reading →

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Take Your Harlem Business To The Next Level With NYC Small Business Services

Take NYC Small Business Services free workshops, webinars, clinics, and one-on-one guidance on construction, bonding & financial management, and goods & services from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

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How To Become Certified As A Minority And Women-Owned Business Enterprise

Businesses from Harlem to Hollis certified as a Minority/Women-Owned (M/WBE) business are able to increase their visibility, capacity and contribute to the City’s economy through the bidding on public contracts. Continue Reading →

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HW Pick: NYC Small Business Services FasTrac NewVenture Course

The NYC Small Business Services is hosting their first “blended learning” FastTrac NewVenture course at the St. George Library Center in Staten Island. Continue Reading →

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Applications Open, Digital Health Breakthrough Network’s 4th Class

From Harlem to Hollis, Queens is home to over 50 hospitals, nine health care–focused academic institutions, and nearly 500,000 health care–related jobs. Continue Reading →

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Harlem Park To Park And Others Receive City Awards Grants For Small Business Corridor

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NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Gregg Bishop today announced $1.17 million in grant awards to community based development organizations (CBDOs). Continue Reading →

Sign Up Today For The WE NYC Small Business Funding Expo 2018

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We are excited to announce an upcoming collaboration between Women Entrepreneurs NYC (WE NYC) and New York Women in Business (NYWIB), a SCORE organization. Continue Reading →

Hey Harlem, Pitch Your Company At The Brooklyn Casting Call For Shark Tank

Register to pitch your business at the Brooklyn Casting Call for ABC’s Shark Tank on Friday May 11, 2018. Continue Reading →

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Mayor de Blasio Announces City-Backed Loan Program For Women From Harlem To Hollis

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced a first-of-its-kind targeted loan program that will make more than $5 million in affordable capital accessible to women entrepreneurs seeking to grow their businesses.  Continue Reading →

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Harlem’s UMEZ Announces Ken Knuckles To Retire After 15 Years Leading The Organization

The Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone (UMEZ) today announced that the organization’s longtime President and Chief Executive Officer, Kenneth J. Knuckles, will step down in June after 15 years of service to begin his retirement. Continue Reading →

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Los Angeles: Paris Jackson (Michael’s Girl) Wears H&M’s Conscious Collection 2018

Paris Jackson models gear from H&M’s latest sustainable fashion collection that you you’ll be able to buy at the H&M store on 125th Street in Harlem. Continue Reading →

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Uptowns Assemblywoman De La Rosa And Others Present A Small Business Power Breakfast

Assemblywoman Carmen De La Rosa, New York Women’s Chamber of Commerce, and NYC Department of Small Business Services, present a Small Business Power Breakfast to connect Small Business owners with resources to help grow and expand their business. Continue Reading →

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Starbucks To Close All Stores From Harlem To Hollis For Racial-Bias Education

Starbucks today announced it will be closing its more than 8,000 company-owned stores in the United States on the afternoon of May 29, 2018, to conduct racial-bias education geared toward preventing discrimination in our stores. Continue Reading →

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Free Business Courses To Help Set You Apart From The Competition From Harlem To Hollis

NYC Department of Small Business Services offer courses for businesses of every stage, size, and industry From Harlem To Hollis where you can gain the business strategies and tools that will set you apart from the competition. Continue Reading →

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Uptown Rep Alcantara And Others Welcome First Women-Owned Firm Managing City’s Deferred Compensation Plan

To mark the end of Women’s History Month, Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced that, for first time in City history, a women-owned financial firm has been hired to manage $100 million of the City’s Deferred Compensation Plan the voluntary retirement plan for over 180,000 City employees and retirees. Continue Reading →

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Grab Your Seat At The Official Resource For Minority & Women-Owned Businesses

The Mayor’s Office of Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprises (M/WBE) was created to address historic disparities in City contracting and provide minority and women entrepreneurs increased opportunities to do business with the City from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

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Starbucks From Harlem To Harare Are Betting On Lunch

Refinery29 reports that’s its great that there are a number of Starbucks in Harlem, especially since Starbucks recently made a glittery entrance into spring with its Crystal Ball Frappuccino. Continue Reading →

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Samuel Adams Helped One Harlem Entrepreneur Create Sweet Success

AOl reports that if entrepreneurship was equal parts financially and emotionally rewarding at all times, most of us could safely say that we’d be pursuing our own business in some capacity. Continue Reading →

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