May 6, 2021

Entrepreneur Launches Incubator & Co-working Space on Chicago’s South Side

Serial entrepreneur James Parker is on a mission to support women and black-owned businesses on Chicago’s South Side. His incubator and co-working space, 1921, is poised […]
December 3, 2017
OjaExpress: Nigerian-American cofounders scale their on-demand ethnic food mobile app service

Nigerian-American cofounders scale their on-demand ethnic food mobile app service

Two Nigerian-American cofounders have just rolled out their ethnic food delivery app to the Washington metropolitan area. The founders of Chicago-based OjaExpress extended operations over Thanksgiving […]
July 17, 2015

10 Tech Startups with Black Founders we are Excited About

We recently attended Techweek Chicago and had a great time interacting with a variety of startups, founders and companies.  We were also pleasantly surprised at the […]