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African American-owned businesses grow but under tough conditions

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Black business owners from the Southeast say they still face challenges to their success. And over the next three days they'll have a chance to network and share strategies at the Black Expo in Charlotte. WFAE's Simone Orendain spoke with event organizer Gerry McCants. His Greensboro-based company publishes the "Black Pages," a directory of black owned businesses in the Southeast.