© 2021 WOSU Public Media
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
WVXU Stories

Challenges Still Exist For Black-Owned Businesses Says African-American Chamber

The African-American Chamberof Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. 

A lot has changed in the past two decades when it comes to the successes of local African-American businesses but, as the Chamber's President and CEO Eric Kearneyexplains, there is still a long way to go. He says one of the greatest challenges that still exists for minority business owners is access to capital.

AAC_Logo_RGB_280416-010714.jpg
Credit Provided

Here to discuss the resources available to small businesses and to give us a better understanding of the business loan process are African-American Chamber President and CEO Eric Kearny; Darrin Redus, head of the Minority Business Acceleratorfor the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber; and Head of Business Banking for Fifth Third Bank, Kala Gibson.

Copyright 2021 91.7 WVXU. To see more, visit 91.7 WVXU.