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April 26, 2010

The Barriers That Hold Back Minority Entrepreneurs, featured in Capital Business published by the Washington Post

As an entrepreneur, I know firsthand the challenges minority entrepreneurs face. I also know the talent, dedication, determination and vision that minority entrepreneurs possess in their desire to become a part of and a contributor to the American Dream. But the simple fact of economic reality in America is that minority Americans are significantly and…

April 22, 2010

Black Billionaire Builds in Haiti

The RLJ Companies, LLC (“RLJ”), an innovative business network founded by Robert L. Johnson, and Global Building Solutions, LLC, (“GBS”) a structured insulated panel manufacturer and international design build group, through their Haiti subsidiaries, have formed a joint venture, Caribbean Opportunity Holdings, to provide an engine for development in North Haiti.

April 16, 2010

Assessing Access: Obstacles and Opportunities for Minority Small Business Owners in Today’s Capital Markets

April 15, 2010

Robert L. Johnson Urges U.S. Senate Committee to Address Political Issues Restricting Access to Capital for Minority Businesses

Robert L. Johnson, founder and chairman of The RLJ Companies testified today before the U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship. Addressing the obstacles and opportunities that face minority small business owners in today’s economy, Johnson called upon the Committee to address two philosophical issues that must be addressed before capital can be directed…