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Famous black entrepreneurs


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Famous black entrepreneurs

  1. 1. Famous BlackEntrepreneurs By De Marco Hayes XIIV
  2. 2. Bryan “Birdman” Williams Born February 15, 1969 (age 43) Co Founder & CEO of Cash Money Records
  3. 3. Antonio “L.A.” ReidHe was born June 7, 1956 in Cincinnati, OhioThe CEO and Chairman of Epic Records, a division of Sony Enterrainment. He is also a judge on X-Factor
  4. 4. Mellody L. HobsonBorn April 3, 1969 in Chicago, Illinois President/Chairman Ariel Capital Management
  5. 5. Oprah WinfreyBorn January 29, 1954 in Kosciusko, Mississippi
  6. 6. Oprah Winfrey (Continued)• CEO and Chairman of “OWN”• Chairman of Harpo Inc.• Her worth is $2,700,000,000• Co-Founder of Oxygen Media
  7. 7. Russell SimmonsBorn October 4, 1957 in Queens, NY CEO and Chairman of Rush Communications
  8. 8. Tyler PerryBorn September 13, 1969 in Harvey, LouisianaThe president and founder of The Tyler Perry Company IncHe is a writer, actor, and director in TV shows, plays, and movies. Net Worth: $400,000,000
  9. 9. Sean CombsBorn November 4, 1969 in Harlem, New York City, New York, USACEO and founder of Bad Boy Worldwide Entertainment Group
  10. 10. Berry Gordy Jr.Born November 28, 1929 in Detroit, MI American record producer, and songwriter Founder of Motown
  11. 11. Berry Gordy Jr.• Signed The Supremes, Marvin Gaye, The Temptations, Jimmy Ruffin, The Contours, The Four Tops, Gladys Knight & the Pips, The Commodores, The Velvelettes, Martha and the Vandellas, Stevie Wonder and The Jackson 5.
  12. 12. Beyoncé Knowles Born September 4, 1981 in Houston, Texas, U.S. Singer-songwriter, record producer,actress, dancer, choreographer, model, fashion designer
  13. 13. Beyoncé Knowles (Continued)• She began her own fashion line “House of Derion” in 2005