In Historic Move, NCAA Board Unanimously Agrees to Allow College Athletes to Profit From Their Fame

(ATLANTA) — The NCAA Board of Governors took the first step Tuesday toward allowing amateur athletes to cash in on their fame, voting unanimously to permit them to “benefit from the use of their name, image and likeness.” The United … Read more…

Former BET Chairman Debra Lee: Keep Pressure on Corporations To Expand Black Board Representation

Some 20 years ago, Debra Lee, then chief operating officer of Black Entertainment Television, gained her first corporate board appointment when she was tapped to serve as a director for Kodak, the leading photographic film products manufacturer at the time. … Read more…

BE, Bank of America Honor Black Board Members of Largest Corporations at National Museum

Scores of black board members who represent the corporate elite made a bit of history Wednesday night as they were honored at the spectacular National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) in Washington, D.C. BLACK ENTERPRISE saluted those … Read more…

The Briefing Room: Border Wall, Equality Act, Veteran Suicide, Brown vs. Board anniversary

ABC News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Former White House chief of staff joins unaccompanied migrant children shelter board

Former White House chief of staff John Kelly has joined the board of directors for a company that operates shelters for undocumented migrant children. ABC News: Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with … Read more…

A Fourteen-Year-Old’s Empowering Vision Board to End Racism | Book of John Gray | OWN

OWN SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of … Read more…

Tapped to Sit on Fed Board, Herman Cain Straddles Fence Between Business Success and Political Controversy

Perhaps no other black business person stirs up more polarizing debate than Herman Cain. The former head of Godfather’s Pizza, stepped into the political limelight in 2011 when he announced his candidacy as the Republican presidential nominee. That effort was … Read more…

Serena Williams Serves Up Another Directorship: She Joins Poshmark’s Board of Directors

Serena Williams is flexing her influential muscles by adding another directorship under her belt—she has joined the board of directors of online social retail and reselling platform, Poshmark. This is Williams’s second directorship. In 2017, she joined the board of … Read more…

Bezos story is a ‘warning’ to Amazon board to make a succession plan: Yale’s Jeff Sonnenfeld

Amazon should start thinking about CEO Jeff Bezos' successor, says Yale's Jeff Sonnenfeld. But that doesn't mean he thinks Bezos should go. Top News & Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

Chairman Of Temple University’s Board Slams Marc Lamont Hill For Comments About Israel

Activist and author Marc Lamont Hill received backlash after what some are calling controversial comments about Israel. CNN fired him and Temple University originally spoke out saying “he has a constitutionally protected right to express his opinion as a private citizen.” … Read more…