This weekend, catch an all-new episode of Our World with Black Enterprise featuring entertainment powerhouse and television personality Steve Harvey. Tune-in as Harvey talks about his latest entrepreneurial venture with friend, and Alabama businessman, Greg Calhoun. Together, they have joined forces to employ those living in the Southern region of the U.S. Harvey shared with Our Worldâ€™s correspondent Patricia CÃ©saire, that his company HarCal, an investment group that produces Easy Bacon for the general market and a latex glove manufacturing business, was developed to create opportunity for thousands of people.
Greg and I care about people. Greg and I are trying to build a legacy. What better way to do that than open up manufacturing right here in America? A lot of our jobs are created in rural Americaâ€¦HarCal is in the creating opportunity business.
A business that is sure to continue growing years to come. Calhoun shared in his one-on-one, that HarCalâ€™s projected revenues for 2016 are expected to reach $70 million with the dynamic duo at the helm. “Steve moves people! I move products!”
In our â€œFrom The Corner Officeâ€ segment we profile Bruce Gordon, former president of Verizon Communications Retail Markets Group. He talks about the importance of pushing diversity on corporate boards for the benefit of not only the consumers, but for the corporation itself.
From there, we highlight a culinary program helping at-risk youth learn the skills that will help them advance in some of Americaâ€™s professional kitchens and restaurants.
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