The number of businesses starting up and being owned by women of color are literally endless right now — we are slaying lives one strategic, money-making move at a time!
But we all know that behind every great, successful business is a great deal of unwavering, committed support — check out just a few of the hottest moves being made right now below:
Beyonce’ — Ivy Park Athletic Wear Line
Just when you thought Beyonce’ couldn’t be any more powerful — she makes yet another groundbreaking move within pop culture world domination with the launch of her newest project — Ivy Park.
Ivy Park — named after lil miss Blue Ivy, of course — is a collaborative “activewear and athleisure” line between both Bey and Topshop owner Sir Philip Green dedicated to empowering women through sport regardless of sporting ability or body shape.
Check out the promotional trailer for the line below:
The line’s scheduled to drop April 14th at Nordstrom, Topshop, and Net-a-Porter!
Amber Rose — MuvaMoji Phone App
Amber Rose and Kim Kardashian West have indeed squashed the beef — but who says there still can’t be a little friendly competition?
Quite similar to Kim K.’s emoji app — Amber’s recently dropped her very own emoji phone app as well — MuvaMoji.
The app is available for both iPhones and Androids and comes complete with a ridiculously funny and fun array of different emojis.
Within an hour it had already climbed to number 1 on the App Store — be sure to check it out!
Karrueche Tran — KaePop cosmetic line
Karrueche’s collaborative effort with ColourPop Cosmetics led to the birth of fresh line — KaePop.
The collection features a various range of fun, warm tones that come in matte eye shadows, matte lipsticks, lip pencils, highlighters, bronzers, and more.
KaePop is very affordable — with prices ranging from $5 all the way to buying the entire set for $72!
Check out the pretty, warm KaePop tones below:
Sabrina Peterson — The Glam University & The Girl Power Tour
For all my ladies looking to create, establish, and maintain their own business and brand — this event is definitely for you!
Sabrina Peterson is the CEO of Glam University — a business boot camp designed to inspire and empower young, motivated women of color.
Peterson’s latest collaborative event with Rolling Out is the upcoming Girl Power Tour which will tackle: how to flip, plan, and brand your concept from a simple idea to a profitable and successful business.
The panel line up includes Sabrina Peterson, heavy-hitters Karen Civil and Toya Wright, and many more!
Here’s the tour date lineup below:
Visit The Girl Power Tour website to get tickets –hope to see you there!
Mikaila Ulmer — BeeSweet Lemonade
This beautiful young girl right here is living testimony that it’s never too early to live in your purpose and follow your dreams.
Meet Mikaila Ulmer. An 11-year-old hailing from Texas who has just landed a whopping $11-million deal with 55 Whole Foods stores to carry her own, unique brand of lemonade — BeeSweet.
This young entrepreneur appeared on hit ABC television show — Shark Tank — where she won $60,000 in seed money towards her business.
Since then — she’s served lemonade to President Obama, was a part of Google’s Dare to be Digital campaign, and won a number of awards for food and entrepreneurship.
Ulmer’s lemonade will be carried in stores in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana!
All I can really say is Amazing.
Be sure to stay on the lookout for these events and lines — support the movement!
And also, whatever dream or goal you may have, do not let up.
You have the power to definitely be up next!