Empowering Black Creatives: Nurturing Business Growth and Longevity
At our African American / Black design firm, born from the strength of our community, our mission is to empower creative individuals who identify as Black and provide them with the tools and support they need to thrive beyond the critical five-year mark. We are dedicated to fostering sustained business growth by offering comprehensive, community-based wrap-around services facilitating the transition from individual artists to successful owners.
Our firm is committed to empowering Black creative engineers by:
- Nurturing Business Growth: We believe in the power of entrepreneurship and aim to cultivate sustainable business growth among Black creatives. Through personalized guidance, mentorship, and strategic resources, we help our clients navigate the challenges of scaling their creative enterprises while maintaining authenticity and purpose.
- Community-Based Wrap-around Services: Recognizing the importance of a strong support system, we provide a holistic range of wrap-around services tailored to the unique needs of Black entrepreneurs. From financial planning and legal support to marketing strategies and networking opportunities, we ensure our community has access to the resources and connections necessary for long-term success.
- Bridging the Transition: Transitioning from individual artists to business owners can be daunting. Our firm aims to bridge this gap by offering comprehensive assistance during this critical phase. We provide targeted guidance on operational and administrative aspects, including business planning, branding, and project management, empowering our clients to embrace their roles as creative leaders confidently.
- Fostering a Vibrant Community: We recognize the power of a supportive community in bolstering the success of Black creatives. Our firm cultivates a vibrant network of like-minded individuals, fostering collaboration, mentorship, and inspiration. We create an ecosystem that celebrates and amplifies Black creativity by connecting our clients with fellow artists, industry experts, and potential collaborators.
- Advocating for Longevity: Our ultimate goal is to ensure the longevity of Black creatives in the design industry. We advocate for equitable opportunities, challenging systemic barriers, and promoting diversity in the creative landscape. By championing the voices and talents of our community, we strive to create a sustainable and inclusive industry that values and uplifts Black creativity.
Together, with an unwavering dedication to empowering Black creatives, we forge a path toward sustainable business growth, vibrant communities, and a future where Black talent thrives and endures.
Vision + Beliefs
This is where our mission, vision and belief statements live. Take a look at what we want achieve this year and help hold us accountable. Our Ethics
What had happened was... If you're interested, we'll tell you how we got started out of need for community. We started from the bottom and now...Our Story
We have a small and colorful cast of characters helping us out with our mission. Take a second, hang out and Meet the Team