United Minority Contractors of North Carolina Website

United Minority Contractors of North Carolina Website

United Minority Contractors of North Carolina is a membership based organization and the State Chapter of the National Association of Minority Contractors (UMCNC). UMCNC has established business relationships with major construction firms and construction industry professionals across the State and the County to promote opportunity inclusion for minority contractors. We...
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The Law Office of Kevin E. Jones

The Law Office of Kevin E. Jones

  The Law Office of Kevin E. Jones is a law firm in Durham, NC where all clients are informed about their rights, guided through complex legal issues, and protected from those who abuse the justice system. Our contribution to this effort involved creating a brand that put a face...
Greater Emmanuel Temple of Grace Website

Greater Emmanuel Temple of Grace Website

  Greater Emmanuel Temple of Grace, has been a pillar in the East Durham community for 30 years. In celebration of such a tremendous feat, we contributed to their legacy by reestablishing their online presence.
Johnston-Lee-Harnett Community Action Website

Johnston-Lee-Harnett Community Action Website

  Johnson-Lee-Harnett Community Action, Inc., is a 44-year-old private, non-profit agency that provides resources to help permanently improve the lives of the disadvantaged. As they transition to a new facility, we assisted them by building them a new online presence.
I ♥ My Designer T-Shirt

I ♥ My Designer T-Shirt

If you’ve worked with us before, then you definitely appreciate the significance of wearing this fine garment. Take advantage of your opportunity to be the next one to share the sentiments of over 200 businesses both small and large by Hiring Us today!
Red Carpet Hair Studio

Red Carpet Hair Studio

Red Carpet Hair Studio is a cutting edge Salon in Raleigh, NC where getting noticed is en vogue. We helped bring their vision to life by establishing a clean brand that elegantly catches the attention of both current and prospective clients.
NC Mutual Billboard

NC Mutual Billboard

Since its beginning in 1898, North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company has grown to become one of the nation’s most widely-known and successful business institutions. It is the only insurance company domiciled in North Carolina with a charter dated before 1900. North Carolina Mutual is the oldest and largest African...
Duke OIE Brochure

Duke OIE Brochure

Under the auspices of the President, the Duke University Office for Institutional Equity provides institutional leadership in enhancing respectful, diverse and inclusive work and learning environments for the Duke Community. We provide a range of services that uphold values of equity and diversity, as well as support compliance efforts in...
2011 Women's Empowerment Expo Booklet

2011 Women’s Empowerment Expo Booklet

Women’s Empowerment is Radio One Raleigh’s largest and most anticipated event. Year after year, thousands of African American women (and men) come to Women’s Empowerment for an entire day of education, entertainment and empowerment. Created in 1994, in honor of Women’s History Month, Women’s Empowerment was designed to enhance the...
Becton Law Group Billboard

Becton Law Group Billboard

The Becton Law Group’s family of attorneys protects your family member as if he or she were one of our own; protecting precious rights, advocating for maximum financial compensation, holding negligent parties accountable in court and staying available to your questions or concerns throughout the process. We capped off a...
NC HUB Office Display

NC HUB Office Display

HUB Office staff are available to assist firms with becoming certified as historically underutilized businesses. In addition, the HUB Office provides outreach, training and networking opportunities for new and established HUB firms. To assist in the HUB Office’s outreach efforts, not only did we recreate their logo but we also...
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How Marketing Can Bring Your Brand Back to the Top

As the Vice President of Marketing for Cadillac, Don Butler leads product planning, marketing, advertising and promotion for General Motors’ luxury brand.  A 30-year industry veteran (he began his career in 1981 while still a student), he initiated the first sponsorship deal for the Survivor reality series in 2001. He also pioneered the use of...

UBR Spotlight: Producer Leon Huff On Success In the Music Industry

Legendary songwriter and producer Leon Huff (Image: Courtesy of Subject) This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Renita D. Young kicks off the first new show of 2012 with producer and record industry entrepreneur Leon Huff who, along with partner Kenneth Gamble, make up the prolific Gamble and Huff songwriting duo. Gamble and...

Innovation in Small Businesses: Drivers of Change and Value

Landing page summary:  The Office of Advocacy has funded several studies that examine the patent activity of small businesses (e.g., Breitzman and Hicks, 2008; CHI Research, 2002, 2004; and Eckhardt and Shane, 2006 to list a few).  All show that small businesses outperform their larger counterparts in patent activity (issuance).  Moreover, Breitzman and Hicks (2008)...

Research Publications 2008

Landing page summary:  Each year the Office of Advocacy examines issues relevant to small businesses in the U.S. economy. This report summarizes the publications generated by independent contractors, as well as by staff economists of the Office of Economic Research in 2008.   Office of Economic Research Research Publications 2008 read more
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