In 2009, after she earned a doctorate in political science from Emory University, Kelly Burton launched Nexus Research Group (NRG). The group provides consulting for clients in designing and implementing social-impact projects in predominantly urban, minority communities. It’s been successful, maintaining a book of work and a healthy track record. Then her second entrepreneurial venture didn’t
Can There Be a New Golden Age of Black Entrepreneurship?
For all that the Civil Rights movement accomplished, the reality is that economic activity within Black communities remains low — far lower than at the beginning of the last century. Kelly Burton wants to change that.