Nielsen Report: ‘Black Girl Magic’ and brand loyalty moving toward $1.5 Trillion by 2021

African-American women’s consumer preferences and brand affinities are resonating across the U.S. mainstream, driving total Black spending power toward a record $1.5 trillion by 2021, according to African-American Women: Our Science, Her Magic, a Nielsen report released today. Self-made and self-reliant, the number of businesses majority-owned by Black women grew 67 percent between 2007 and 2012, more than all women combined. The latest U.S. Census figures show African-American women have majority ownership in more than 1.5 million businesses with over $42 billion in sales.

“Greenleaf” Finale Watch Party with Deborah Joy Winans

Join actress and singer Deborah Joy Winans live and in-person on Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 for the exciting second season finale of her acclaimed hit TV drama “Greenleaf,” which airs on OWN” Oprah Winfrey Network. A must-watch finale party for fans, friends and fanatics of the show, this red carpet affair will take place from 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m., at the new Carr Center Gallery location at 1505 Woodward, in the heart of Downtown Detroit.