About Us

We are a financial literacy platform that provides solutions for stimulating HBCUs and their local Black economies and communities. Our mission is to be an advocate for the promotion, growth, welfare & creation of African-American, HBCU student and alumni owned businesses, entrepreneurship & economics.




Our Team



Jamerus Payton

Cofounder & Managing Partner


Torrence Reed

Cofounder & Managing Partner


Richard Berryman

Chief Strategies Officer


Bianca Little

Director of Programming


Jahliel Thurman

Media Advisor & Host


Amber Payton

Chairwoman of the DEI Advisory Board



Kristina Reed

Board Member of the DEI Advisory Board


Dr. Yladrea Drummond

Chief Diversity Officer