Black-Owned Vegan Cookie Company Closes $1 Million from Jay-Z’s Venture Fund

Founder, Denise Woodard (Image: Partake Foods) Jay-Z has clearly been busy. Not only did he join the billionaire’s club, but the venture capital (VC) fund he co-founded recently led the round for allergy-friendly food startup, Partake Foods. Partake Foods is a black-owned company that makes health-conscious food products. They closed a $1 million dollar round of…

Self-Made: Jay-Z Officially Named Hip-Hop’s First Billionaire

It’s official – Forbes has declared Jay-Z hip-hop’s first billionaire. Hov has reportedly accumulated a fortune that totals $1 billion, making him the first musician in hip-hop to do so. He is also one of only a few entertainers to achieve that feat. According to Forbes, Jay’s empire was built through various deals in liquor…