The 25 Urban Entrepreneurs To Follow
Just in time for “follow” Friday, BrandMakerNews presents The 25 Urban Entrepreneurs to Follow on Twitter.
Without question– The best part about working here at BrandMakerNews is the opportunity we have to connect with incredible urban entrepreneurs all over the world. Even though we may all work from different sides of the country (or the world for that matter) we’re able to easily swap resources, inspiring thoughts and valuable content with each other through our Twitter streams.
This week, our team here at BrandMakerNews came across a lot of powerful tweets, that we wanted to share with you, but instead we decided to take you straight to the source. That way, you’ll continue to catch all the encouraging messages, great advice and helpful information that these entrepreneurs have to share.
The 25 individuals on this list are not only building successful businesses, but they are also dedicated to sharing their trade secrets, tips, and resources to help others along the way. We encourage aspiring entrepreneurs and existing business owners to add these names to your Twitter stream. These entrepreneurs’ powerful words are bound to give you the pep talk you need to go out and conquer the world.
Here are the 25 Urban Entrepreneurs To Follow On Twitter
(in no particular order):
1. L Michelle Humphress @mstrategiesCEO
CEO, Emerging & Traditional Media Strategist, Communications Trainer, and Entrepreneur.
2. Tynisha Thompson @TynishaThompson
Multi-passionate entrepreneur, author, speaker and business consultant empowering biz owners to GET KNOWN using Online Publicity & Marketing.
3. Paul Wilson Jr @pwilsonjr
Dream Catalyst for Christian leaders and entrepreneurs… passionate about empowering people to thrive on Purpose!
4. Sophfronia Scott @Sophfronia
Sophfronia is a writer who helps entrepreneurs to write and publish books to market their businesses.
5. Cheryl Isaac @startupbiztalk
Entrepreneur in love with business! Wrote the book on simple business planning around your purpose.
6. Shonika Proctor @teenbizcoach
Pioneer of Teen Entrepreneur Coaching; Dream Walker; PBS Nightly Business Report Writer.
7. Frank Mitchell @0Frank
Life Architect / Career Coach / Entrepreneur / Chef / Author / Rainmaker! / Future Philanthropist / WordSmith / Oh…and of course Super Guy!
8. Elijah Young @elijahryoung
Owner of @YoungUniversity, Serial Entrepreneur, Teacher, Only Child, Left Handed, Generation Y Advocate, Technology Enthusiast, Monopoly Master.
9. Terence Williams @TerenceWilliams
Online Business and Marketing Coach * Blogger * Computer Technician * Entrepreneur * Social Media and Networking Guru.
10. Naomi Trower @NaomiTrower
USC Alumni, Engineer by degree, real estate, mortgage broker, internet entrepreneur, love blogging, social media marketing, internet marketing.
11. Wayne Sutton @waynesutton
New Media, Social Media, Technology Evangelist, blogger consultant, strategist, podcaster, video blogger, entrepreneur.
12. Pam Perry, PR coach @pamperry
Social Media Marketing Expert, Radio host who is Marketing the Message! Wife, mother & Branding Super Star!
13. Adrienne Graham @talentdiva
Founder/CEO of Empower Me! Corp, helping you live your best professional & business life. CEO of Hues Consulting & Mgmt Inc.
14. TC Coleman @upwardaction
Lawyerpreneur. Brand Development Consultant. Online Business Development/Rainmaking Strategist.
15. Lisa Irby @2createawebsite
I make a living online & tweet about blogging, affiliate marketing, and making money.
16. Rosetta Thurman @rosettathurman
President of Thurman Consulting. Gen Y evangelist. Writer, Speaker & Co-Author of How to Become a Nonprofit Rockstar.
17. Tai Goodwin @TaiGoodwin
Coach, consultant, mom and blogger. I connect people, ideas, and information, helping people take their career and business from bright to brilliant.
18. Kim Beasley @kimbeasley
Startup Business Strategist; WordPress/Drupal/social media specializing in developing websites.
19. Tiffanie Tillman @TiffanieTillman
Gripping Conversations: The People’s Media Grass-Roots Discussions Driven By Everyday People…YOU!
20. Melinda Emerson @SmallBizLady
Host of #SmallBizChat, author, speaker, & biz coach. Expert in start-up, social media marketing & reinventing a biz.
21. Lynnette Khalfani-Cox @themoneycoach
Personal Finance Expert, Author of the New York Times bestseller Zero Debt: The Ultimate Guide to Financial Freedom.
22. Robin Tramble @empowermentdiva
Discover your authentic self, get unstuck & realize your best empowered life! Dynamite authentic Life Empowerment Coach, Mentor & Public Speaker.
23. A.Michelle Blakeley @simplicityinc
Join the experts who know Blakeley is a master at growing small businesses …and doing it w/ “Simplicity.”
24. Darren Scott Monroe @darrenmonroe
Business Ideas, Entrepreneur, Blogger, Marketing, SUPER Idea Guy! FYI: I tweet A LOT of Entrepreneur info to educate Entrepreneurs Online.
25. RobCoats @RobCoats
I’m bringing Sexy Back to Networking! I turn acquaintances into friends and Contacts into Contracts.
Since there are so many urban entrepreneurs on Twitter who inspire us every day, this list will continue to grow. So, check back for more recommendations in the near future.
Of course, you should follow @BrandMakerNews and the cool people behind the scenes @DHarley and @TiaJackson, if you haven’t already. And– check out the top ten books for urban entrepreneurs for more great advice on how to brand yourself and your business. For networking, check out The 25 Facebook Groups For Entrepreneurs.