Famous Black Entrepreneurs & Executives

Born: June 7, 1956, Cincinnati, Ohio Company: Epic Records Position: Chairman & CEO Industry: Media Country: United States

Born: c.1969 Company: Cash Money Records Position: Co-Founder, Co-CEO Industry: Music Country: United States

Born: February 9, 1954 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin Company: Christopher Gardner International Holdings Position: CEO Industry: Financial Services …

Born: June 16, 1959, New Orleans, Louisiana Company: Johnson Publishing Company, Position: CEO, Industry: Media, Publishing, Country: United…

Born: August 14, 1959. Lansing, Michigan Company: Magic Johnson Enterprises Industry: Services Position: Chairman, CEO Country: United States

Company: George Foreman Productions, Inc. Position: President Industry: Product Endorsements, Licensing Country: United States

Born: July 25, 1955, Mogadishu, Somalia Company: Iman Cosmetics Position: Founder and CEO Industry: Personal Care Products

Born: Asheville, North Carolina, September 23, 1972 Company: So So Def, Island Records Urban Music Position: President Industry: Media Country:…

Kenneth Chenault

Born: June 2, 1951, New York, New York; Company: General Catalyst Partners; Position: Chairman, managing director; Industry: Venture capital; …

Kobe Bryant

Born: August 23, 1978 (age 38), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; Position: Co-Founder, General Partner; Company: Bryant Stibel…

Born: April 3, 1969, Chicago, Illinois; Occupation: Businessperson; Position: President; Company: Ariel Capital Management; Industry: Financial…

Oprah Winfrey

Born: January 29, 1954; Occupation: Businessperson; Position: Chairman, CEO; Company: Harpo Inc., Harpo Productions, Inc., Harpo Studios, Inc.; …

Born: December 7, 1942, Baltimore, Maryland Died: January 19, 1993 Company: TLC Beatrice Industry: Manufacturing Position: Chairman/CEO Country:…

Born: c.1967 Company: Cash Money Records Position: Co-Founder, Co-CEO Industry: Music Country: United States

Born: October 4, 1957, Queens, NY; Company: Def Jam, Phat Form, Rush Communications, UniRush; Position: Co-Founder; Industry: Media, Financial…

Born: Dec. 23, 1867, near Delta, LA Died: May 25, 1919 Company: Madam CJ Walker Manufacturing Company Industry: Cosmetics Position: Founder …

Sean Combs

Born: November 4, 1969, Harlem, New York, U.S; Net worth (2018): $825 M; Company: Combs Enterprises; Position: Chairman, CEO; Industry: Media,…

Born: December 4, 1969, Brooklyn, NY; Net worth (2016): $610 M Company: Roc Nation; Position: Founder; Industry: Media, Entertainment,…

Born: January 13, 1970. Chicago, Illinois, U.S., Position: Founder, producer, screenwriter, Company: ShondaLand, Industry: Film & Television, …

Born: January 29, 1961, Zimbabwe; Occupation: Businessperson; Position: Founder, Chairman; Company: Econet Group; Industry: Communications; …