Black Creatives: How Jay Blacks Captures The World’s Beauty Through Design

What do you enjoy the most about being Black? “Everything.” Jay Blacks has a keen eye for everything design. A Senior Brand Designer at The Honey Pot Company, Jay creates mesmerizing digital designs during the day. When he’s not busy at The Honey Pot Company, he’s capturing the essence of the world’s beauty in his photography. […]

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Black Creatives: How the Okanlawons Bridged the Diversity Gap In Corporate America

Sibling duo Joshua and Sarah Okanlawon of Atlanta, Georgia, saw an opportunity when they noticed their native Nigerian last name was often mischaracterized in the professional world. “One challenge we saw was that having a Nigerian name leads some people in corporate America to preconceived notions about character and our ability to fit into the […]

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Black Creatives: How Shannel Sams Turned Her Craft into Her Business

Devoted. Sophisticated. Motivated, and more. Shannel Sams is an up and coming force to be reckoned with in the industry of event planning. After feeling constrained to her “9 to 5” desk in corporate America, Shannel combined her unique talents as an artist with her love for serving others to establish UNMARKED., an exceptional planning […]

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