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JBH Featured on ‘Woman to Woman: How Female CEOs found success’

February 18th, 2016

WBTV in Charlotte, NC, featured Janice Bryant Howroyd and Susan DeVore, two women from the Carolinas who are part of a small minority that is women COEs. WBTV’s Christine Sperow sat down with these women to ask, “How did they do it?” “Where did their rise to the top start?” If advancing means being at […]

Janice Bryant Howroyd Selected as a Regional Recipient of the Greater Los Angeles Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® Award

June 30th, 2013

TORRANCE, CA, June 30, 2013 ?C The Act•1 Group, Inc., a global leader in the human resources industry, is proud to announce that the company??s Chairman and CEO Janice Bryant Howroyd has been selected as a regional Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2013 award winner. This prestigious award recognizes outstanding high-growth entrepreneurs who […]

JBH Shares How She Built a Billion-Dollar Business

July 2nd, 2012

Source: Janice Bryant Howroyd, CEO of Act•1 Group, is the first Black woman to own a billion-dollar company. In 2011 Act•1, the nation’s largest Black female-owned business, held the No. 3 spot on the BE Industrial/Service list of the national’s largest Black-owned companies, with $1.4 billion in revenues for 2010. Over the last 30 years Bryant Howroyd […]

JBH to Deliver Keynote Address at 2011 WBENC National Conference

June 9th, 2011

Act•1 Group Chair and CEO Janice Bryant Howroyd will be among the distinguished women entrepreneurs driving the upcoming Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) Conference. The largest event of its kind for Women’s Business Enterprises (WBEs) in the nation, the event takes place in Las Vegas from June 21st through 23rd and will bring together […]

JBH Featured in NAWBO Focus

December 8th, 2010

From valuable advice for aspiring women business owners, to achieving and living the American Dream, to why now is the time to reinvent, reinvest and refresh our businesses and ourselves, Janice shares a wealth of empowering insights. Read Janice’s interview, A Well-Deserved Honor for an Exceptional NAWBO L.A. Member on NAWBO Focus, the official National […]