BOSS: The Black Experience in Business

Boss: The Black Experience in Business is the untold story of African-American entrepreneurship, where skill, industriousness, ingenuity and courage in the face of overwhelming odds provided the backbone of America's economic and social growth.

  • #BossPBS Trends on Twitter

    On premiere night, #BossPBS trended in the United States, hitting number four in New York City, with interactions from The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Afropunk, scholar Mark Anthony Neal, Color of Change, and the National Association of Black Journalists, among many others.

  • 515,500

    The number of video views Boss content garnered on Facebook.

Rep. Elijah Cummings and Sen. Mark Warner were among the 350 people in attendance at the Boss screening and panel discussion in Washington, D.C., held at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.

  • This documentary should not just serve as a tribute—it should light a fire under us to rebuild and support each other. Don’t watch it for appreciation. Watch it for inspiration.

    – Black Girl Nerds
  • Just finished watching #BossPBS…As a long time business journalist I thought the documentary was a gem. As an African-American, #BossPBS is priceless and peerless.

    – Lorrie G., via Twitter

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