RutherfordBusiness.Net 100 Leading African Americans 2018 Recipient: Edward C. Morant

Click Here To Listen Rutherford Business 100 Leading African Americans Edward Morant Edward C. Morant is founder and chief executive officer of Moraya Transportation, LLC., a non-emergency medical transportation (NEMT) company launched in 2017. Moraya provides safe, compassionate and timely roundtrip transportation service to medical appointments for veterans, Medicare patients and other qualified patients with no means of transportation. Morant launched Moraya after over 40 years of corporate experience with companies including Gallo Wines, S.C. Johnson & Son, The Maxima Corporation, and most recently, Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) where he retired in 2015 after leading technical roles including program developer, project manager and interface engine development. Morant began his career as a computer programmer [...]

RutherfordBusiness.Net 100 Leading African Americans 2018 Recipient: LaShan Matthews Dixon

Click Here To Listen Rutherford Business 100 Leading African Americans LaShan Mathews Dixon Mrs. LaShan Mathews Dixon a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University received her Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, Graduate Certificate in Health Care Management, Graduate Certificate in Gerontology, and her Master’s degree in Health and Human Performance. Mrs. Dixon has held many crowns including Miss Black & Gold, Miss Middle Tennessee Blue Raider, Miss Black Tennessee USA, Miss Tennessee Pearl USA, Miss Spirit of the South and is the reigning National Ms. Unite and Mrs. Tennessee United States and placed 1st runner up to Mrs. United States 2017 this past July. She is very passionate about serving minorities and those with disparities [...]

RutherfordBusiness.Net 100 Leading African Americans 2018 Recipient: Aaron T. Jordan, Jr.

Click Here To Listen Rutherford Business 100 Leading African Americans Aaron Jordan Aaron T. Jordan Jr., known to many as “Mr. Know Your Worth” is an American Award-Winning Author, Radio Personality, Speaker, Relationship Coach, and Philanthropist. He is the founder/host of the Know Your Worth Radio Show. He is the author of the books entitled “The Power Within, A Woman’s Worth: From Both Sexes” which was published in July of 2014, Second Edition “The Power Within” was released May 2017 and “The Dating Devotional: 60 Day Daily Guide to Revamp your Thoughts on Dating” which is schedule for release February 2018. He is also the founder/CEO of Know Your Worth; an entity built to empower [...]

RutherfordBusiness.Net 100 Leading African Americans 2018 Recipient: John Weatherspoon

Click Here To Listen Rutherford Business 100 Leading African Americans John Weatherspoon In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends".-Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. John was born and raised in Nashville TN. He has 5 children. John Jr., Waverly(biological), Aaron, Kiara and Myles(step) with his wife Atoya. He attended schools in the Metro Nashville Public School system and attended Nashville State Community College where he received his certification in graphics arts. He has worked in the commercial printing industry for over 30 years. He has held positions in this field from prepress to vice president of Al's Printing, LLC. During his time in this field [...]

RutherfordBusiness.Net 100 Leading African Americans 2018 Recipient: Jonathan Dobson

Click Here To Listen Rutherford Business 100 Leading African Americans Jonathan Dobson A native of Nashville, Tennessee, Jonathan Dobson attended Radnor Baptist Academy. After high school studies, he attended The University of Tennessee in Knoxville where he earned a degree in Service Management. While studying at UTK, he obtained a business management internship with Walgreens that ignited an affinity for the service industry. After undergrad, he returned to Nashville and furthered his education at Trevecca Nazarene University where he earned a Master of Business Administration degree with a concentration in Project Management. Jonathan Dobson is an Affiliate Broker for Century 21 Charlton Realty, where he specializes in property management, and residential, commercial sales under $5 [...]

RutherfordBusiness.Net 100 Leading African Americans 2018 Recipient: Marvin Brown

Click Here To Listen Rutherford Business 100 Leading African Americans Marvin Brown Marvin Brown is President of ARCpoint Labs of Murfreesboro. ARCpoint Labs is local full service National Third-Party Administrator and testing facility, providing Accurate, Reliable, and Confidential employment and health services. The company is nationally recognized and accredited by the Drug and Alcohol Testing Industry Association (DATIA) and has developed a comprehensive program incorporating all aspects of federally mandated and non-mandated testing. ARCpoint acts as a trusted adviser to its clients with capabilities inclusive of testing policy review & development, program administration, and supervisor and employee training. Additionally, their well-trained staff meet clients’ needs by providing services on-site at their location, or at ARCpoint’s [...]

RutherfordBusiness.Net 100 Leading African Americans 2018 Recipient: Pastor James Milton McCarroll

Click Here To Listen Rutherford Business 100 Leading African Americans Pastor James Milton Carroll Jr James Milton McCarroll, Jr. serves as the pastor of the First Baptist Church in Murfreesboro, TN. He is a Nashville, TN native. He received the Bachelors of Business Administration degree with a concentration in Accounting from Tennessee State University in 1999. He further received the Master of Divinity Degree from the Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School in 2003. He was licensed to preach and ordained to the Christian Ministry at the New Hope Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of the late, Rev. James C. Turner, Sr. He has since dedicated his life to bringing the message of faith, hope, [...]

RutherfordBusiness.Net 100 Leading African Americans 2018 Recipient: Cynthia Harris

Click Here To Listen Rutherford Business 100 Leading African Americans Cynthia Harris “Everyone’s economic and life situation is unique, and I keep that in mind when providing employment advice. I believe that personalized service is essential when matching candidates with the right organization” – Cynthia L. Harris Cynthia Harris, born Cynthia Leomia Pitts is a native of Dayton, OH. Upon graduating from Meadowdale High School she was the first in the family to go off to college, attending Northern Kentucky University in Highland Heights, KY. Having earned her Bachelor’s degree in Office Systems Technology, Cynthia’s goal was to compliment her natural technical savvy with a strong foundation in business and office management. After obtaining her [...]