We Need More

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Jerri Evans - Owner of Turning Natural
October 21, 2020

When Jerri Evans, Owner of Turning Natural first opened her juice bar she could have only dreamed that it would infuse her life, her staff's life, and her customer's life, with such vitality and opportunity. It was Evans' late mother Annette Turner, who s

Dr. Gina Paige - Founder of African Ancestry
August 19, 2020

African Ancestry is a company that helps expand the way people view themselves and the way they view Africa! African Ancestry is the world leader in tracing maternal and paternal lineages of African descent having helped more than 750,000 people re-connec

Jimmy Wise - Owner of Wisecuts Barbershop
July 01, 2020

Jimmy Wise is the owner of Wisecuts Barbershop and Barber School. He dropped by with the crew of We Need More to share practical tips on how his idea of opening his own shop became a reality. We even learn about the haircut he received from his mother. Pr

Brandon Frame - Founder of TheBlackManCan
April 01, 2020

Brandon Frame is a visionary leader, social innovator and mentor. He is the Chief Visionary Officer of TheBlackManCan, Inc. an award winning and internationally recognized non-profit and digital media platform focused on celebrating, educating a

Samantha Josaphat - Founder of Studio 397 Architecture
March 26, 2020

Samantha Josaphat: Principal of Studio 397 Architecture, a New York City based design firm specializing in Architecture and Interior Design. The world of architecture is not known for diversity, hence Samantha being the 397th African American Female Archi

Kier Gaines - Creator of Kier & Them
March 18, 2020

Kier & Them is a multi-passionate millennial family featuring Kier, a mental health professional, his wife, Noémie, an intellectual property lawyer, and their sassy 2-yr-old daughter, Emery. Do we look familiar? You may have seen us online already - E

Khadijah Robinson - Founder of The Nile List
March 04, 2020

In this weeks episode, meet Khadijah Robinson, the founder and owner of The Nile List. A Southern girl through and through, Khadijah was raised in Savannah, GA and Montgomery, AL. Her life is a manifestation of the Issa Rae phrase, “I’m rooting for Everyb

Erica Buddington - Founder of Langston League
February 19, 2020

Erica Buddington is a career educator, based in Brooklyn, New York. Complex Magazine called her the “most fire teacher ever.” She left her post as Director of TRUCE Media and Arts at Harlem Children’s Zone to found Langston League. She’s been a teacher, g

Destinee Swindell and Duclas Charles - Founders of Strivers' Row
August 14, 2019

Strivers’ Row celebrates doers - those among us who are pursuing their passions, putting their talents to use and in turn, establishing new standards. Each quarter a cohort is featured, making the masses aware of their work and motivations, and providing

Jasmine Jones - Founder and Chief Operating Officer of Cherry Blossom Intimates
August 07, 2019

EVERY WOMAN DESERVES TO FEEL BEAUTIFULJasmine Jones is changing what post-mastectomy shopping looks and feels like, creating beautiful lingerie shopping experiences for all women, and using innovation and inclusion to be impactful across the globe.Inspi