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The most important question in business is … “Will they pay for IT?” The 2nd most important question is …  “Does providing IT advance your purpose?” If you answered yes to both questions, you owe it to yourself and the people you have been called to serve to “make yourself seen.” (LL Cool J fans will get that reference – lol). However, just one answer no means … STOP. Think about the...

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Proclivity Media Founder and CEO, Sheldon Gilbert has created an innovative approach for using consumer data to maximize advertising.   He took a market need that was not being met and rocked it!   From Yale to Some Self-Education Mr. Gilbert taught himself how to program and used his skills to develop the core algorithm for the Proclivity platform.   As a student of molecular genetics while an undergraduate of Yale University, Mr....

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“When I see a barrier, I cry and I curse, and then I get a ladder and climb over it.”  ~John H. Johnson This attitude of determination served the founder of Johnson Publishing Company well throughout his life.  Mr. John H. Johnson is a media mogul who spent his life building businesses that continue to give African Americans a powerful and positive voice. Through media, print, and publishing, Mr. Johnson’s goal was to...

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In 2013, Aja Brown made history by being the youngest mayor ever elected in Compton, CA. Keep reading for 10 facts about this political trailblazer and African American leader. 10 Facts About Compton CA's Mayor, Aja Brown 1. Mayor Aja Brown was born on April 17, 1982. 2. In June 2013, Mayor Brown became the youngest ever elected mayor of Compton, CA at age 31. 3. She and her twin brother were raised by their single mother in Altadena,...

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UpwardAction Salutes JoAnn Price

UpwardAction Salutes JoAnn Price


Posted By on Feb 22, 2014

A Trailblazer in the Private Equity Industry As co-founder and managing director of Fairview Capital, JoAnn Price is helping raise billions of dollars for businesses, including those owned by women and minorities. She serves on several advisory boards and has been inducted into the National Association of Investment Companies Hall of Fame, where she has served as president. For more than 30 years, Ms. Price has been at the forefront...

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