hip hop

why big business should ride with the hood

next week vanity fair will release an interview with music mogul jay-z that illustrates the connection between the streets and the suites.

during the interview jay-z shares how his time as a street hustler helped him climb to the top of the media industry.

big business can take a lesson from jay-z by learning about the hood and using that to help build a strong business.

black buying power is expected to reach $1.1 trillion by 2015. recognizing the buying power of the black and brown communities, many companies are creating targeted
ad campaigns to capture a piece of this market, but are they doing it well?