© 2022 WFAE
90.7 Charlotte 93.7 Southern Pines 90.3 Hickory 106.1 Laurinburg
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations
Charlotte Area

African American-owned businesses grow but under tough conditions


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.