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Haitians In America

Haitians in America: Branding Strategist Celebrates Black Women in Media
Haitians In America

Haitians in America: Branding Strategist Celebrates Black Women in Media

Judith Jacques is no stranger to the Haitian community. In 2009, she co-founded BeltTiFi, an organization dedicated to showcasing issues that impact young Haitian-American women. She’s used her marketing and branding skills to help her clients reach their communication and marketing goals. Most recently, she founded the Black Women in Media conference and award ceremony. Now in its second year, the conference and award ceremony has attracted big names in the industry like journalist Lori Stokes,  media mogul and pioneer Cathy Hughes and Women’s March organizer Tamika Mallory.

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Haitians In America: Touch of Haiti Infused in Author’s Work
Haitians In America

Haitians In America: Touch of Haiti Infused in Author’s Work

Yanatha Desouvre may be an educator during the day, yet he’s made his mark in the community through his literary works. Born in Port-au-Prince, but raised in Brooklyn and Philadelphia, the Haitian-American author has published a wide array of books that range from instructional guides, to children’s books. His latest novel, Revelations: Roads to Redemption, follows a rambunctious team of vigilante heroes that take us on an emotionally charged, action-packed journey to find a missing fiancé.

Haitians In America: Artist Rewrites History With Telling Portrait Series
Haitians In America

Haitians In America: Artist Rewrites History With Telling Portrait Series

Haitian-born fine artist and photographer Fabiola Jean-Louis seamlessly blends magic with the mundane and reality in her art to bring unseen worlds out of hiding. In this latest installment of Haitians In America, discover what inspires this Brooklyn-based artist’s work that’s haunting, mystifying and celebratory of the Black female body.

Haitians In America: The Man Behind Black Founders Matter
Haitians In America

Haitians In America: The Man Behind Black Founders Matter

When Marceau Michel couldn’t find investors to support his thriving business, Marceau decided to take things into his own hands. In this inaugural profile of Haitians in America, learn about Marceau’s journey to entrepreneurship, his advice for those looking to follow his footsteps and how his Haitian roots carried him through it all.

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