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Buying Power report: Blacks spend as economy grows
New 16th edition shows $507 bil in spending



The finding comes from the 16th annual edition of "The Buying Power of Black America" report. In 2009, black households spent an estimated $507 billion in 27 product and services categories. ...

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Cheryl Mayberry McKissack named Chief Operating Officer of Johnson Publishing

(January 10, 2013) Johnson Publishing Company, LLC announced today that it has named Cheryl Mayberry McKissack as Chief Operating Officer, a newly created position at the company. In her role, Ms. Mayberry McKissack will be responsible for media sales, marketing, production, operations, and research; she will also assume the role of President of the company's digital business unit which houses properties including the EBONY Collection, EBONY.com and JET.com. She joins JPC after serving as a digital strategy consultant for the company for the past 18 months.

"We are so pleased that Cheryl has joined Johnson Publishing as COO," said Desiree Rogers, CEO, Johnson Publishing Company, LLC. "She has a proven track record in transforming companies through strategic innovation and in using technology to help create growth opportunities.  Cheryl's expertise in digital, sales, marketing, and operations will make her a valuable addition to JPC."

Ms. Mayberry McKissack is the Founder, President, and CEO of Nia Enterprises, LLC, a Chicago-based online research, marketing, and digital consulting firm she has operated for the past 12 years.  Prior, she served as the Worldwide Senior Vice President and General Manager for Open Port Technology and was Vice President for the Americas and a founding member of the Network Systems Division for 3Com (formerly U.S. Robotics).

Ms. Mayberry McKissack started her technology career with the IBM Corporation where she enjoyed a 14-year career in sales, marketing, and management positions. Ms. Mayberry McKissack received her B.S. from Seattle University and her MBA from the J.L. Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, where she has also served as an adjunct professor since 2005. She currently serves on several non-profit and corporate boards including the Deluxe Corporation, Private Bancorp, the University of Chicago Hospital, the Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation, Chicago Library Foundation, and the Shedd Aquarium, as well as a member of the Economic Club of Chicago.   


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