Thursday, April 22, 2021

Embry-Riddle’s Research Park to support business and job growth

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s  Research Park, which has so far served 22 companies and generated 104 high-paying, fulltime jobs, will soon...

Report: Marketers should show more respect for power of Black consumer

BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWSWIRE The influence of African American consumers is extensive. Driven by...

Adjust your finances as life happens

ISTOCKPHOTO/NNPA NEWSWIRE To make sure your spending plan works, track and adjust your spending on a regular basis.

Walmart CEO: Companies unlikely to require COVID-19 vaccine

BY LAURA WEISS CQ-ROLL CALL/TNS Companies are unlikely to mandate their employees receive a COVID-19 vaccine to come to work, said Business Roundtable Chairman and Walmart...

Local businesses get boost through grant program

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Two local Black-owned businesses got a much-needed boost this month when a provider of financial services technology, awarded with $10,000 grants. Kale...

Volusia County allocates more rent, mortgage assistance

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES DELAND – The Volusia County Council allocated another $5 million on Tuesday in emergency rent and mortgage assistance to help...

TIPS TO SET YOUR BUSINESS UP FOR SUCCESS IN 2021

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES The challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic hardships can make 2020 a difficult year to look back...

$4 million allocated for home-based businesses, protective equipment

“It’s an exciting program for us because we get to partner again with some stakeholders in the community.” HELGA VAN ECKERT County economic development director SPECIAL...

Stetson student wins $10,000 at pitch competition

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Stetson University School of Business Administration junior Deja Robinson of Titusville won first place and $10,000 during the 2020 Cairns...

Illinois prison bans books about Black history

‘Uncle Tom’s Cabin’ among works a correctional center considers ‘racial’  According to reports, three out of every...