About us


Why Choose Black Business Diary?

Empowering the Youth Economy

A youth-centric black business social network offers a platform for young entrepreneurs and business owners to connect, collaborate, and economically support each other. Cultivating a community that promotes business transactions within the network can significantly contribute to the economic empowerment of black-owned businesses in the vibrant and dynamic world of youth entrepreneurship.

Fostering Youth Success through Networking

Networking is paramount for business triumph, and a specialized social network tailored for black youth businesses offers a specific space for young professionals to connect. This platform becomes a catalyst for exchanging ideas, forging partnerships, and nurturing collaborations, establishing a supportive ecosystem that fuels the growth of youth-led businesses.

Youth Empowerment in Business

Young entrepreneurs frequently encounter distinctive challenges when seeking resources like funding, mentorship, and business guidance. A dedicated black youth business social network can act as a central hub, linking individuals to essential tools and support, empowering them to overcome obstacles and thrive in their respective industries.

Community Building

Establishing a sense of community among young black entrepreneurs cultivates a supportive environment where youth can openly share their experiences, challenges, and successes. This community spirit offers emotional support and motivation, empowering young entrepreneurs to navigate the highs and lows of business ownership with resilience and determination.

Representation and Visibility

A youth-centered black business social network plays a crucial role in enhancing the visibility and representation of young black-owned businesses. This increased visibility not only promotes individual youth-led enterprises but also challenges stereotypes, contributing to a more diverse and inclusive business landscape.

Youth Empowerment through Knowledge Exchange

The youth-focused network acts as a dynamic platform for the exchange of knowledge and skills among its members. This encompasses sharing insights into specific industries, offering mentorship opportunities, and facilitating educational initiatives. By championing continuous learning and skill development, the network actively contributes to the overall growth and success of black-owned businesses led by youth.

Black Business Diary

Learn a little more about Black Business Diary and how we started

Our journey began with the fundamental belief that Black and marginalized communities should have access to resources and opportunities for progress. On May 5, 2018, a collective of community members convened to explore the creation of a more diverse and interconnected community, specifically addressing the needs of Black and marginalized business owners.

During our discussions, a key focal point emerged regarding the concern for the youth. We deliberated on how our organization could contribute to establishing a generational legacy of education, empowerment, and unity. This legacy aims to instill pride in identity, culture, and history for people of African descent. Recognizing the importance of rootedness and belonging, we emphasized the need for a solid understanding of the past as a foundation for stepping boldly into the future.

It became evident that achieving growth and sustainability required the establishment of a platform built on strength, partnerships, and intercultural understanding. Thus, the birth of Black Business Diary!


Meet our Team

Sophia Finndelar


Marc Jackson


Sarah Rodgers


Igritte Lawson


Jack Scorpio


Natalia Levitte


Sue Stark


Nelson Amade


Do you wanna join our team?

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