The honorees are being recognized for their leadership and groundbreaking innovation in the realms of technology, business, sports, entertainment, fashion and beauty, as well as political and social impact. The recipients are not only public figures renowned across the world, but also everyday heroes enacting change to better all livelihoods.
CEO of BE, Earl “Butch” Graves Jr., released a statement on the honoring of these remarkable individuals for their “boundless potential.”
“This announcement serves as a powerful reminder that Black excellence knows no bounds and that, collectively, we are charting an extraordinary course toward a brighter, more inclusive future.”
Past recipients have included sports journalist Taylor Rooks and Slutty Vegan founder Aisha “Pinky” Cole. Their resilience and determination to become forces in their industries is as important as ever to celebrate, especially as Black people paving the way for future generations.
“These outstanding individuals are not just the leaders of tomorrow, but the leaders of today, actively shaping industries and driving change,” expressed Selena Hill, Deputy Digital Editor of the platform.
“After curating this list with my colleagues, I’m delighted to celebrate the limitless opportunities that lie ahead for each of the honorees. Their stories are a source of inspiration, illustrating the immense potential that exists when passion meets purpose.”
Source: Black Enterprise