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Pod Digital Media founder Gary Coichy making big moves with Angela Yee

Gary Coichy is the founder and head of partnerships for Pod Digital Media. He obtained his bachelor’s from Berkeley College in White Plains, New York, and has an executive certificate from Cornell University. Coichy has worked for some of the nation’s largest media agencies and brands, including WPP Mediacom, Omnicom Resolution Media, Verizon, BMW and… […]

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Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner earned at least $36 million in outside income in 2019: report

A Washington Post analysis states that their 2019 earnings could range anywhere between $36 million to $157 million. Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, the married advisors to President Donald Trump, earned tens of millions of dollars in outside income last year, according to a report from Washington Post. A new financial disclosure released Friday indicated […]

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Democratic challenger calls out Indiana Rep. Greg Pence for racist goods sold at his antiques mall

Jeannine Lee Lake, who is challenging Greg Pence in November, says the mall is ‘profiting from hate’ Congressman Greg Pence (R-In.) is getting public backlash for racist items being sold in a mall that he co-owns in Indiana. Vendors at Exit 76 Antique Mall, an antiques Pence owns with his wife, are selling objects depicting […]

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Ebony Magazine forced into bankruptcy following removal of CEO

Ebony Magazine has been forced into bankruptcy. The historic publication that highlights Black culture continues to deal with financial hardships. On July 25, Parkview Capital Credit, a creditor based in Houston, Texas, filed an involuntary bankruptcy petition against Ebony Media Holdings, according to The Wall Street Journal.  The bankruptcy will allow creditors to reposition Ebony’s… […]

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Jobless claims rise as cutoff of extra $600 benefit nears

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation got another dose of bad economic news Thursday as the number of laid-off workers seeking jobless benefits rose last week for the first time since late March, intensifying concerns the resurgent coronavirus is stalling or even reversing the economic recovery. And an extra $600 in weekly unemployment benefits, provided by […]

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Serena Williams’ daughter becomes youngest sports team owner

Serena Williams is helping her daughter make sound investments early by creating new opportunities within the sports world. Williams, who is married to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, shared some exciting news about their two-year-old daughter Alexis Olympia on social media Tuesday, July 21. The 38-year-old tennis superstar shared an image on her Instagram story announcing… […]

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Ellis Island Tea CEO Nailah Ellis discusses new partnership with Kevin Hart

From college dropout to becoming the largest Black female beverage manufacturer in the country, Nailah Ellis is the definition of success through determination.  The Detroit native founded Ellis Island Tea in 2008 and now her products can found in retail giants like Sam’s Club and Costco and airport concessioners across the country. Ellis has been… […]