Minority Enterprise Development Week

Here is a story I wrote for the October 2, 2013 issue of Mountain Xpress. Minority Enterprise Week of WNC recognizes local entrepreneurs Three-time world champion Cherokee hoop dancer Daniel Tramper helped kick off the 30th Annual Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week of WNC Awards. Tramper was one of four local winners recognized at the event, held Sept. 26 at Homewood in Montford. Established in 1982 by President Ronald Reagan, MED Week aims “to recognize the outstanding achievements of minority businesses and to honor those corporations and financial institutions that support minority business development.” MED Week of WNC launched in … Continue reading Minority Enterprise Development Week