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CryptoBoxers, The First Blockchain Boxing Video Game, Re-Enters The Ring With NFT Apparel

It was late 2019 when CryptoBoxers, the very first boxing video game with an ecosystem in cryptocurrency, based on the blockchain. announced a projected entry date into the gaming market. Then Covid hit, and the world was propelled into an unexpected twelfth round. Cryptocurrency however, emerged from the pandemic, becoming a mainstream force, and CryptoBoxers […]

Boss Women: How Tracy Vontelle Green And Nancey Harris Turned Their Eyewear Brand Vontélle Into A Success

Boss Women: How Tracy Vontelle Green And Nancey Harris Turned Their Eyewear Brand Vontélle Into A Success

Tracy Vontélle Green and Nancey Harris founded Vontélle eyewear brand with the focus to bring fashionable eyewear to the masses. Today, Vontélle is one of the few thriving Black-owned brands. The two entrepreneurs gave The New York Trend insight into how they did it. Q: What have been some of the challenges you faced during […]

9 Steps To Retaining Employees

9 Steps To Retaining Employees

By John Tschohl By the end of 2021, the labor shortage had reached epic proportions, with an estimated 10.7 million unfilled jobs. Everywhere I went, businesses displayed signs saying they were hiring. Restaurants and other businesses reduced their hours of operations because they didn’t have enough employees to take care of their customers. Considering this […]

Black-Owned New Tech Entertainment Platform 360NFT Launches With Willie Taylor As Debut Artist

Black-Owned New Tech Entertainment Platform 360NFT Launches With Willie Taylor As Debut Artist

360NFT, the first of its kind Black owned music NFT platform, powered by Trapchain, Inc., has collaborated with indie music artist and native Chicagoan, Willie Taylor, to drop his first NFT for his music project, “Write My Wrongs.” Taylor first gained notoriety as a contestant from MTV’s “Making the Band 4,” where he was chosen […]

First-Ever NFT Collaboration By J. Ralph X Method Man Drops On SuperRare

First-Ever NFT Collaboration By J. Ralph X Method Man Drops On SuperRare

SuperRare, the pioneering marketplace for curated NFT artwork, is pleased to announce the first-ever NFT artwork by three-time Academy Award nominated composer, producer, artist, and activist J. Ralph, Wu-Tang Clan legend Method Man and artist Robbie Shilstone. The NFT artwork “Twenty Five Years Later…” features an original song, “93 Bells,” by J. Ralph and Method […]

Grinch Dog Groomer Goes Viral Making Pets Into Holiday Art

Grinch Dog Groomer Goes Viral Making Pets Into Holiday Art

Recently making national headlines with his pup-turned-Christmas-Grinch on USA Today, we would love to arrange an interview with you and pioneering creative dog groomer Gabriel Feitosa who is going viral transforming dogs into art and gaining nearly 1 million TikTok followers. Feitosa appeared as a finalist on ABC’s “Pooch Perfect” where he impressed judges Rebel […]

Chase Bank Opens Full-Service Bank In Coney Island For First Time Since 2016

Chase Bank Opens Full-Service Bank In Coney Island For First Time Since 2016

The Alliance for Coney Island has announced that Chase Bank is reopening a full-service branch in Coney Island for the first time since 2016. As a neighborhood that currently only has one full-service bank at the Western end of Mermaid Avenue, the opening of Chase, which closed its branch shortly after Superstorm Sandy, is an […]

Southern Chef Launches Her Black-Owned Ice Cream Brand Nationwide

Southern Chef Launches Her Black-Owned Ice Cream Brand Nationwide

Chef Liz Rogers has launched the only Black-owned national ice cream brand into Walmart, Target, and supermarkets across the country. Chef Liz is behind America’s fastest-growing new ice cream Creamalicisous. She is sharing her Southern family heritage through her ice cream about her four generation family recipes, baked from scratch in their entirety and intertwined […]

Cherry Monkeys Interactive Potty Training Brand For Kids Coming To Retail Stores This Fall

Cherry Monkeys Interactive Potty Training Brand For Kids Coming To Retail Stores This Fall

An innovative new company, Cherry Monkeys is making their way to the top with its interactive lifestyle brand that educates self-mastery and potty training for children to learn and have fun.  Cherry Monkeys consists of potty training while educating children through coloring and storybooks about geography, history, math, English, multicultural backgrounds, cleanliness, sharing, and learning […]

Boss Women: Meet Celebrity Publicist, Creative Director, Writer & Associate Producer Krystle Coleman

Boss Women: Meet Celebrity Publicist, Creative Director, Writer & Associate Producer Krystle Coleman

Krystle Coleman, owner of Midori Star Media Group, is continuing to make waves in the media industry and shows no signs of slowing down. Krystle’s Midori Star Media is in its seventh year of operation, representing clients both in the Miami area and across the country. Her boutique firm, Midori Star Media Group, showcases her […]

Black Tech Founder Calvin Cooper Is Helping Close America’s Wealth Gap with Rhove

Black Tech Founder Calvin Cooper Is Helping Close America’s Wealth Gap with Rhove

Wealth inequality has long existed in America – particularly for members of the Black community, and furthermore, Black women – and is largely attributed to barriers in property ownership through real estate investment. To help bridge this gap, tech entrepreneur and former venture capitalist Calvin Cooper is on a mission to make investing possible for […]

The Impact of Covid On Business Travel Revenue For Hotels

The Impact of Covid On Business Travel Revenue For Hotels

The hotel industry is projected to end 2021 down more than $59 billion in business travel revenue compared to 2019, according to a new report released today by the American Hotel & Lodging Association and Kalibri Labs. That comes after losing nearly $49 billion in business travel revenue in 2020. Business travel is the hotel […]

The 20th Anniversary of Outstanding 50 Asian Americans In Business Awards Dinner

The 20th Anniversary of Outstanding 50 Asian Americans In Business Awards Dinner

For two decades, the Asian American Business Development Center (AABDC) has honored over 860 Asian American corporate executives and entrepreneurs, representing scores of industries, nationwide, through its annual Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business flagship awards program.   The 2021 Pinnacle Awards were awarded to Anne Chow, CEO of AT&T Business, and Krishnan Rajagapolan, CEO of […]

Caressa Brow Artistry Leaves An Overarching Impression On Women Of Color And Beyond

Caressa Brow Artistry Leaves An Overarching Impression On Women Of Color And Beyond

Caressa Brow Artistry is “The Queen of Eyebrows for Women Of Color.” This self-taught queen has evolved into a licensed aesthetician and has mastered the skill of shaping natural eyebrows. She started her reign in this industry five and a half years ago, there was absolutely no representation for Black women in the eyebrow industry. […]

Lauren deLisa Coleman Is Building An Empire – In Between Yoga and DJing. Here’s how she typically spends a day.

Lauren deLisa Coleman Is Building An Empire – In Between Yoga and DJing. Here’s how she typically spends a day.

If the Land Of Changemaking had a queen, it would surely be Lauren deLisa Coleman, and her castle would be found in the mystical land known as the Hudson Yards section of New York City.  Yet far from admiring her jewels and walking around in fine gowns, she’s more like a warrior queen leveraging emerging […]