BBOC’s BLACK BUSINESS CENSUS
For Black-owned businesses located in, or doing business in, Mecklenburg County!
When did you start your business? Example: 4/10/2018
What is your Business Structure: Sole Entrepreneur, LLC, Non-Profit, S-Corp, C-Corp, Partnership?
Street Address Line 2
State / Province
Postal / Zip Code
Business Location: Do You Own, Rent, or are Home-Based?
Who is your Target Audience? (Demographically: Age, Race etc), )
Do you sell Product(s), Service(s), or both? Please Describe in detail Below.
Type of Business
General Business Categories:
Advertising & Media
(Publishers, Public Relations, Marketing)
Auto & Motorcycle
(Automobile Dealers, Auto Body & Painting, Auto Clubs, more...)
Business & Professional Services
(Business Coaching, Consulting, Business Services)
Computers & Telecommunications
(Computer/IT Services, Telecommunications)
Construction & Building Services
(General Contractors, Construction, Engineers, Architects)
(Colleges & Universities, Educational Services, K-12 Schools)
(Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Travel, Events, Museums)
(Family, Community & Civic Organizations)
Finance & Insurance
(Banks, Financial Advisors, Insurance)
Health & Fitness
(Medical Centers & Clinics, Dentists)
Home & Garden
(Home & Garden, Remodeling - Bath & Kitchen)
(Hotels & Motels, Event & Meeting Facilities, Resorts)
(Legal Services, Divorce/Family Law)
Personal Services & Care
(Salons & Spas, Funeral Homes, Driver Training, more...)
Public Utilities & Environment
(Utilities, Internet, Cable)
Real Estate, Moving & Storage
(Residential, Commercial, Moving, Storage)
(Full Service, Casual Dining, Fast Food)
Shopping & Retail
(Appliances, Clothing Apparel, Accessories, more...)
Sports & Recreation
(Golf Courses & Country Clubs, Sports Facility, Sports Teams)
(Automobile & Truck Rental, Airport Parking) Others, please specify below.
Number of Full-Time Employees, if applicable?
Number of Part-Time Employees, if applicable?
Number of 1099 Contractors, If applicable?
Are you a certified vendor of Charlotte or Mecklenburg County? If so, which demographic category are you registered?
What percentage of the company is owned by you? 100%, 50%, 25%, Less than 25%, etc
List the names of owners, and their % of ownership, if applicable.
What is Your Website & Social Media Handle(s)? Sample Format: Https://www.BBOCLT.com Https://Facebook.com/YOURBUSINESS IG @OfficialBBOCLT
What are your Greatest Challenges as a Business Owner?
How can BBOC, the City, County and other local orgs, better assist your business ?
Data Release Notice: BBOC’s Black Business Census will ensure the City, County, Local, & National Organizations have the most up-to-date data related to Black-Owned businesses located in Mecklenburg County. BBOC may publicize overall data and statistics, and may provide overall data and statistics to partners including; The City of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County and Official BBOC Partners. However, BBOC will not publicize or share your individual business information, with the city, county or partners without your direct permission. When and if permission is needed, BBOC will contact you and request your permission. Please confirm you have read and fully understand this Data Release Notice by Typing Your Full Name Below
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