Successful Black Businesswomen

Born: February 15, 1942, Benton Harbor, Michigan Died: June 28, 2001, Bronx, New York Occupation: Business Person Position: Founder, President …

Born: 1947, Omaha, Nebraska; Company: Urban One; Position: Founder, Chairman; Industry: Media; Country: United States

Company: TurnerPatterson, LLC Position: Vice President, Co-Founder Industry: Advertising & Marketing Country: United States

Company: Peotona Group Holdings Ltd. Position: Co-Founder Industry: Investment Firm Country: South Africa

Position: President, COO; Company: Los Angeles Sparks; Industry: Entertainment; Country: United States

Born: c.1969, Lusaka, Zambia, Position: Non-Executive Director, Company: Barclays Bank, SABMiller, Barrick Gold & Lundin Petroleum, Industry:…

Position: Managing Partner; Company: GenNx360 Capital Partners; Industry: Private Equity; Residence: United States; Nationality: American

Debra Lee

Born: August 8, 1954, Fort Jackson, South Carolina; Position: Chairman and CEO Emeritus; Company: BET Holdings, Inc.; Industry: Media; Country:…

Company: TurnerPatterson, LLC Position: Chairman, CEO, Co-Founder Industry: Advertising & Marketing Country: United States

Company: NHI Nursing & Home Health Care Inc. Position: CEO/President Industry: Services Country: Canada

Company: General Motors Position: Director Battery Systems Engineering Industry: Automotive Country: United States

Position: President & Co-Founder Company: Jones & Jones Productions Ltd. Industry: Entertainment Country: Canada

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

Position: Founder; Company: SECURICO Security Services; Industry: Security Services; Country: Zimbabwe

Born: 1956 Company: Peotona Group Holdings Ltd. Position: CEO Industry: Investment Firm Country: South Africa

Position: Executive Vice President, Global Operations Company: State Street Corporation, Industry: Financial Services, Country: Canada

Born: c. 1965, Montreal, Québec; Position: President; Company: PhemPhat Entertainment Group; Industry: Media; Country: Canada

Edith Cooper

Position: Senior Director, former Global Head of Human Capital Management; Company: Goldman Sachs; Industry: Financial Services; Country: United…

Company: Aetna Inc. Position: Retired Senior Vice President, Human Resources Industry: Health Care Country: United States

Born: February 18, 1941 Company: United Bank of Philadelphia Position: Founder Industry: Financial Services Country: United States