Black Enterprise

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Black Enterprise
Black Enterprise May 2008.jpg
Editor-in-Chief Derek T. Dingle
Frequency Monthly
Publisher Earl G. Graves, Sr.
Total circulation
(2013)
534,752[1]
First issue 1970
Company Earl G. Graves Publishing Company, Inc.
Country United States
Based in New York City
Website www.blackenterprise.com
ISSN 0006-4165

Black Enterprise is a monthly U.S. magazine that describes itself as the "premier business news and investment resource for African Americans" and claims a readership of 3.7 million. It was founded in 1970 by Earl G. Graves, Sr. The publication is known for its annual listing of the largest African-American firms in the country, or "B.E. 100's", first compiled and published in 1973.[2][3] In 2002 the magazine launched a supplement targeting teens, Teenpreneur.[4]

Writers for Black Enterprise include Judith Jamison, Ashanti White, and Alfred A. Edmond, Jr.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Alliance for Audited Media Snapshot Report - 6/30/2013". Alliance for Audited Media. June 30, 2013. Retrieved February 2, 2014. 
  2. ^ Alfred Edmond, Jr, "Black Enterprise Publishes Rankings Of Nation’s Largest Black-Owned Businesses", Black Enterprise, June 30, 2014.
  3. ^ Caryn Freeman, "Black Enterprise celebrates 40 years of listing America’s largest black companies", The Grio, May 25, 2012.
  4. ^ Rob Kaiser (September 25, 2002). "Teen business magazine debuts with parent publication". The Chicago Tribune. Retrieved August 3, 2015. 

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