This weekend on an all-new Black Enterprise Business Report, host Caroline V. Clarke is on location at the 2012 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference hosted by Nationwide Insurance, the three-day power convention which brings together more than 1,200 of the country’s leading entrepreneurs and corporate executives.
First-up, meet Capri Capital Chief Executive Quintin E. Primo III.Â The Chicago-based real estate investment firm he leads was recently named Black Enterprise Financial Services Company of the Year for 2012 in the publication’s June issue. Orchestrating deals from housing to shopping malls, Quintin Primo shares his strategy to turn one of the nation’s largest black-owned enterprises into a true global powerhouse.Â Next, our Entrepreneur of the Week hits the road to recovery. Correspondent Shannon Lanier sits down with Bill Perkins, CEO of Bill Perkins Automotive Group in Detroit to learn how the 2012 Black Enterprise Auto Dealer of the Year steered clear of the wreckage caused by the great recession to get back on track to profitability.
Plus, Ryan Mack, president of Optimum Capital Management, explores the popularity of pre-paid debit cards and why they’re so controversial and Executive Style host Sonia Alleyne meets Dr. Kari Williams, Trichologist and owner of Mahagony Hair Resolution Salon, to demonstrate why hair-care isn’t just about washing and cutting.
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Black Enterprise Business Report is the award-winning weekly, half-hour program offering a mix of one-on-one Power Player interviews with top Black corporate executives, Wealth for Life discussions on personal finance, Entrepreneur of the Week profiles of successful small business owners and Executive Style featuring the hottest lifestyle trends and luxury living for today’s consumer.