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17
Mar

Black Men on Road to Entrepreneurship

Academy Mentors Young, Black Men on Road to Entrepreneurship By WorkingNation Editorial Team | March 15, 2017 Young, Black and Gifted As more jobs are automated, globalized, or…

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23
Jun

Solving a social problem through entrepreneurship in Charlotte

Jun 22, 2016, 2:50pm EDT Hilary Burns Banking, Finance and Entrepreneurship Reporter Charlotte Business Journal @CBJBurns Henry Rock believes teaching young black men about entrepreneurship could help…

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04
May

City Startup Labs in Home at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte

City Startup Labs Taps University Partnership in Charlotte  BY Sherrell Dorsey | APRIL 28, 2016 Henry Rock is determined to create more young black business owners in…

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04
Sep

SBA Awards City Startup Labs Grant

News Release PRESS OFFICE Release Date:  August 1, 2014 SBA Spurs Economic Growth, Announces 50 Awards to Accelerators WASHINGTON - Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration…

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17
Jul

Clinton Global Initiative America 2014

From June 23-25, I had the wonderful opportunity to attend the Clinton Global Initiative America 2014 in Denver, CO. To my knowledge, Charles Thomas, Executive Director…

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18
Dec

Entrepreneur School Opens for Business in Charlotte

December 13, 2013 By Caroline McMillan Portillo Though City Startup Labs is a nonprofit, developing it was an entrepreneurial endeavor. Here are some of founder Henry…

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20
Sep

Rockefeller Grant to CSL

“The Rockefeller Foundation is happy to support organizations like City Startup Labs that seek to spur entrepreneurship in communities of color, which are so often under-represented…

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24
May

Is entrepreneurship the answer to black unemployment?

Henry Rock, founder and director of City Startup Labs, say more young black males should be groomed to launch and run their own businesses. Click the…

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25
May

The New Agenda for Minority Business Development

  Marked and measurable progress has been made in minority business development since the authors first examined the topic in depth for the U.S. Department of Commerce…

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