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Thursday, February 1, 2024

Black Founder Launches Platform to Showcase and Promote Up to 200,000 Black Women-Owned Businesses

Jacqueline King, Founder of Black Women Empowered

Nationwide — Dr. Jacqueline King, Founder and CEO of Black Women Empowered, is thrilled to announce the launch of the Black Women Empowered Business Directory, a groundbreaking initiative aimed at celebrating the achievements of black women entrepreneurs and fostering economic empowerment within the community.

The Black Women Empowered brand already has 2 million followers on Facebook, almost 80,000 on Instagram, and 268,000 followers on LinkedIn. And now the new directory has launched as a comprehensive platform dedicated to showcasing and supporting businesses owned by black women. This initiative stems from Dr. King’s commitment to diversity, inclusion, and the recognition of the incredible contributions that Black women entrepreneurs make to the business world.

Key Features of the Directory:

• Visibility and Recognition: The directory provides a centralized platform for black women-owned businesses to enhance their visibility and gain the recognition they deserve.

• Community Building: By bringing together a diverse range of businesses, the directory serves as a catalyst for community building, networking, and collaboration.

• Consumer Support: Consumers looking to support and engage with black women-owned businesses can easily discover and connect with them through the user-friendly directory.

• Promoting Economic Empowerment: The initiative aims to contribute to the economic empowerment of black women by creating opportunities for business growth and success.

How Businesses Can Participate:

Black women entrepreneurs interested in being featured on the directory can submit their business information through BlackWomenEmpoweredDirectory.com. (The submission process is simple and open to businesses across various industries!)

Dr. King comments, “We are incredibly excited to launch the Black Women Empowered Business Directory. This initiative is a testament to our commitment to diversity and empowerment. By providing a platform that amplifies the voices and businesses of Black women entrepreneurs, we hope to contribute to a more inclusive and thriving business community.”

She and her Black Women Empowered movement have been featured in Ebony, Essence, Sheen Magazine, Fox59 in Indianapolis, Wish8 in Indianapolis, and many other publications and news outlets.

She comments, “The launch of our new Business Directory aligns with our broader commitment to fostering diversity, equality, and empowerment in the business landscape.”

For press inquiries or interview requests, contact ceo@blackwomenempowered.org or 336-541-6509.