The Talent

Johanne Civil

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Rare, beautiful, and more mysterious than their off-white counterparts, black pearls are recognized by many cultures as a symbol of wisdom, wealth, and prosperity. It is no wonder Johanne Civil named her community of entrepreneurial women of color The Black Pearl Collective.  Its members embody the drive, imagination, and professionalism that spawned th[...]

Cory Taylor

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Strokes continue to be one of the leading healthcare concerns.  They occur when the blood supply to the brain becomes blocked.  This disease affects the arteries leading to and within the brain, and any sign of a stroke require immediate medical attention.  According to the American Stroke Association, it is the fifth-leading cause of death and a leading ca[...]