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  • The Great Debate, Body Butter vs. Lotion

    Why Body Butter Gives Better Results Than Lotion   There are many key differences between lotion and body butters, but the most noticeable is their...
  • Naptural on Lynn Hayes Freeland

    Part 1 Part 2
  • The Black Business Spotlight is on Naptural Beauty Supply.

    The Black Business Spotlight is on Naptural Beauty Supply. Read more here.
  • Creative Business Accelerator Feature

    Creative Business Accelerator Feature  Read about Naptural here.
  • Round Table Discussions Episode 73: I Love My Blackness w/ Naptural Beauty Supply

    Round Table Discussions Episode 73: I Love My Blackness w/ Naptural Beauty Supply Listen to the podcast here.
  • Carlton Speaks Interview

    After growing frustrated about her natural hair journey, she began to develop the idea of starting a business that would feature quality hair products. She mentioned the following pertaining the birth of her business
  • CCAC’s Black Student Union creates Black Business Expo

    For their last event of the school year, the president and vice president of the Black Student Union at Community College of Allegheny County decided that, rather than a party or a social event, they would give Black entrepreneurs a chance to promote their companies while promoting entrepreneurship to CCAC students.
  • Meet the Courier’s Fab 40 Class of 2019!

    Our CEO Lashesia Holliday was inducted into The PITTSBURGH COURIER’S FAB 40 CLASS OF 2019.
  • What’s Poppin’ With Portia Foxx: One On One W/ Naptural [VIDEO]

    Portia Foxx is one on one w/ the founder of Naptural Beauty Supply, Miss Naptural
  • Out and About in May 2019

    May 24 URA staff visited Gallery on Penn, a retail business incubation space in the heart of East Liberty. A project of the Catapult: Startup to ...
  • Incubator that fosters East End entrepreneurs graduates its first cohort

    Gallery on Penn is a small, grassroots mall where you can buy body butters, aromatherapy products, fashion clothings and accessories, coats for your dog and African crafts, but it also signals a branching out of Circles Pittsburgh.
  • Press Release | New Incubator Space Serving Local and Minority Businesses Grand Opening

    PITTSBURGH, PA (November 2, 2018)  A new pop-up incubator space for minority and women-owned businesses is planned to open in East Liberty early No...