Press, 06/19/2020

Maine Public Radio

Maine Public Radio

Podcast interview with Rose Barboza and Genius Black

Press, 06/19/2020

WMTW News 8

New online directory highlights Maine black-owned businesses and services

PORTLAND, Maine — A new website and Instagram page is helping direct people to black-owned businesses and services in Maine.

The website, BlackOwnedMaine.com, offers a directory of shops, restaurants, artists, musicians, churches, fitness studios, catering services, and much more in Maine that are all at least 50% black-owned...

Press, 06/04/2020

Hot Radio Maine

Conversation with Rose and Genius Black from Black Owned Maine

Rose (owner and creator) and Genius Black from Black Owned Maine called in this AM to discuss the creation of their website, which is a directory of Black owned businesses in Maine...

Press, 06/04/2020

News Center Maine

New website helps Mainers support minority-owned businesses

One way people can show support for the movement for equality is to support Maine's diverse business owners.

To help you find those businesses there's a new website called Black Owned Maine.

The site already includes a wide variety of businesses, from barbershops and beauty salons to law offices.

Restaurants can also be found on the website, including One Love Cuisine, which just opened almost a year ago in Sanford...