Harlem’s Rao’s Homemade Acquired By Sovos Brands

Sovos Brands – a new business backed by private equity firm Advent International and led by CPG big hitters Told Lachman, Bill Johnson and Larry Bodner. Continue Reading →

NoFoodWasted Wins Haarlem2Harlem 2017 In Harlem

Last Tuesday night on May 30th, 2017, at 9pm local time, Dutch startup NoFoodWasted received good news: founder August de Vocht won the Haarlem2Harlem Pitch Event in New York! Continue Reading →

Free Business Workshop Coming To Harlem

Harlem business owners, remember this date — June 22, 2017. On that day, the city’s Department of Small Business Services will be bringing its Chamber On-the-Go program to the neighborhood. Continue Reading →

City Leaders Bringing Free Small Business Services Directly From Harlem To Hollis

NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Gregg Bishop and Council Member Robert Cornegy, Chairman of the Committee on Small Business, today kicked-off a free workshop series to bring supportive services to small businesses in all five boroughs. Continue Reading →

MEOC Gala 2017 Raises Thousands For Hundreds In Harlem

After 50 years of helping dismantle the socioeconomic barriers that have hindered the educational growth of many Harlemites and New Yorkers, the Manhattan Educational Opportunity Center MEOC Gala came together May 3, 2017, to celebrate its accomplishments. Continue Reading →

#LoveYourLocalNYC Neighborhood Businesses From Harlem To Hollis

New York City’s neighborhood businesses from Harlem to Hollis, Queens keep us going 24/7 and give us local connections in our fast-paced city.

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WeWork Harlem Hosts Small Biz Pop Up Market

Article by Lil Nickelson and photographs by Rudy Collins

On Tuesday May 2nd , 2017, WeWork Harlem hosted a Small Business Pop Up Market at its facility located at 8 West 126 Street in Harlem, NY.  Continue Reading →

36th Annual Harlem Business Alliance Fundraising Awards Gala Celebrates ‘Black Women Did That’

For the past 36 years, the Harlem Business Alliance (HBA) has honored black brilliance with their annual awards gala. The annual sold out must attend celebration is the pinnacle fundraising event for the non profit. Continue Reading →

Harlem 2 Haarlem 2017 An International Pitchfest With Silicon Harlem

Silicon Harlem in Harlem, New York and HaarlemValley in Haarlem, Netherlands are having an International Pitchfest. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Hosts Meeting With Banks To Advance Opportunities For M/WBEs

This afternoon, Mayor Bill de Blasio and Deputy Mayor for Strategic Policy Initiatives Richard Buery met with eight of the City’s designated banks from Harlem to Hollis at City Hall. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Annual Harlem Business Alliance Awards Gala 2017

On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 the 36Th Annual Harlem Business Alliance Awards Gala Celebrates ‘Black Women Did That’ Honoring The Brains, Grace and Power Of Black Women at MIST Harlem , New York. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio, Harlem Speaker Mark-Viverito And Others Sign Bill Prohibiting Employers From Inquiring About Salary History

In a milestone achievement in the fight for pay equity, Mayor Bill de Blasio today signed Intro. 1253 prohibiting all employers from inquiring about a prospective employee’s salary history. Continue Reading →

30% Of The Black-Owned Businesses In NY Disappeared

New York’s fast-gentrifying neighborhoods have contributed to an economic boom in the city over the last 15 years, with the number of new storefronts and companies increasing by 45%. Continue Reading →

The 2017 Billboard Music Awards With “Shark Tanks” Damon John And Others

dick clark productions and Lovepop today announced that Lovepop will create original 3D popup cards to reveal the “2017 Billboard Music Awards” winners during the awards ceremony. Continue Reading →

National Small Business Week From Harlem To Hollywood

Every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners. Continue Reading →