Michigan with 12 Black-owned businesses on BLACK ENTERPRISE ‘BE100’. 

With a total worth of 23.6 Billion dollars and over 60,000 jobs created, the
Black Enterprise BE 100 lists the top 100 black owned business of 2015.

With 12 companies on the list, Michigan ranked first among states with companies
on the list. Certified MBEs, Bridgewater Interiors and Piston Automotive, both placed
in the top 5, at #3 and #5 respectively.

We would like to congratulate all of our Michigan MBEs on their continued success.

VIEW ON BLACK ENTERPRISE 

THIS YEARLAST YEARCOMPANYLOCATIONCHIEF EXECUTIVESTAFFTYPE OF BUSINESSREVENUE (IN MILLIONS)MICHIGAN COMPANY
11World Wide Technology Inc.St. Louis, MODavid L. Steward3,200IT products/services6,800.000
22ACT-1 GroupTorrance, CAJanice Bryant Howroyd2,800Staffing services2,200.000
33Bridgewater Interiors L.L.C.Detroit, MIRonald E. Hall Sr.1,900Automotive parts2,170.000MICHIGAN
44Modular Assembly Innovations L.L.C.Dublin, OHBilly R. Vickers285Automotive parts1,114.507
5Piston Automotive L.L.C.Redford, MIVincent Johnson650Automotive parts839.000MICHIGAN
65Manna Inc.Louisville, KYUlysses Bridgeman Jr.18,000Quick service restaurants748.000
76The Anderson-DuBose Co.Lordstown, OHWarren E. Anderson423Food and paper product distribution614.271
87Global Automotive Alliance L.L.C.Detroit, MIWilliam F. Pickard1,520Automotive parts539.000MICHIGAN
98Thompson Hospitality Corp.Reston, VAWarren M. Thompson6,000Food and facilities management, quick service restaurants499.000
109Radio One Inc.*Silver Spring, MDCatherine L. Hughes/Alfred C. Leggings III1,011Multimedia441.387
1111Fair Oaks Farms L.L.C.Pleasant Prairie, WIMichael L. Thompson273Food services377.356
1212Hightowers Petroleum Co.Middletown, OHStephen L. Hightower31Petroleum products distribution338.741
1314Millennium Steel Service L.L.C.Princeton, INHenry L. Jackson63Automotive steel processing and warehousing285.000
1413H. J. Russell & Co.Atlanta, GAMichael B. Russell1,260Construction, real estate, and food concessions236.926
1521Adams Communication & Engineering Technology Inc.Waldorf, MDCharles M. Adams450IT and security system services224.832
1617Millennium Steel of Texas L.P.San Antonio, TXHenry L. Jackson74Automotive steel processing and warehousing200.086
1716Mays Chemical Co. Inc.Indianapolis, INKristin Mays-Corbitt210Chemical distribution and management190.600
1818Baldwin Richardson Foods Co.Frankfort, ILEric G. Johnson295Food services184.000
1920Harpo Inc.Chicago, ILOprah Winfrey209Multimedia175.000
2024The Gourmet Cos.Atlanta, GANathaniel R. Goldston III1,100Food services, facilities management, concessions170.000
2123Health Resources Inc.Owings Mills, MDDavid L. Dalton67Pharmaceutical products/services160.528
2222TV One L.L.C.Silver Spring, MDAlfred C. Liggins III115Media157.100
2319Urban Lending SolutionsPittsburgh, PACharles S. Sanders1,696Business services to the banking/mortgage industry150.432
2428G & C Equipment Corp.Gardena, CAGene Hale20Construction materials, equipment supplier150.000
2527Benton-Georgia L.L.C.Douglasville, GADale LeFebvre679Construction materials and equipment supplier148.752
2625The Lewis Group L.L.P.Houston, TXSherman L. Lewis lll983Quick service restaurants, gas stations, and convenience stores138.129
2730Systems Automotive Interiors L.L.C.Mantachie, MSToni D. Cooley130Automotive parts133.800
2826James Group International Inc.Detroit, MIJohn A. James156Supply chain management133.000MICHIGAN
2959Trillion Communications Corp.Bessemer, ALBrian C. Hamilton15Telecommunications products/services120.000
3032Systems Electro Coating L.L.C.Madison, MSToni D. Cooley61Automotive parts118.400
31Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery & GrillBronx, NYLowell Hawthorne305Quick services restaurants, food services113.000
3233K. Neal International Trucks Inc.Hyattsville, MDStephen W. Neal92Commercial truck dealership110.598
3329Devon Industrial GroupDetroit, MIDavid Burnley Sr.30Contracting and construction management109.000MICHIGAN
3434Sun State International Trucks L.L.C.Tampa, FLOscar J. Horton200Commercial truck dealership108.300
3531Calhoun EnterprisesMontgomery, ALGregory B. Calhoun60Supermarkets, telecommunications, and food distribution106.560
3640PRWT Services Inc.Philadelphia, PAWillie F. Johnson/Malik Majeed1,013Business process solutions, facilities management99.000
37Bird ElectricEastland, TXDale LeFebvre553Electrical contracting services97.054
3836Jackmont Hospitality Inc.Atlanta, GADaniel J. Halpern1,000Quick service restaurants, food services96.000
3944SENTEL Corp.Alexandria, VARussell T. Wright443Engineering and IT services94.000
4040Diversant L.L.C.Red Bank , NJGene C. Waddy139IT Staffing92.400
4135New Horizons Baking Co.Norwalk, OHTilmon F. Brown375Food services91.689
4240V & J Holding Cos. Inc.Milwaukee, WIValerie Daniels-Carter4,500Quick service restaurants90.000
4345Facility Interiors Inc.Carrollton, TXCharles Griggsby55Office furniture and facility services89.000
4439Raven Transport Co. Inc.Jacksonville, FLW. Randolph Lee530Truckload freight transportation88.333
4553ChemicoMays L.L.C.Southfield, MILeon C. Richardson221Chemical management services85.800MICHIGAN
4649All American Meats Inc.Omaha, NEShawn Buchanan30Food manufacturing82.000
4748Beauchamp Distributing Co.Compton, CAPatrick L. Beauchamp162Beverage distribution81.647
4846The Peebles Corp.Coral Gables, FLR. Donahue Peebles71Real estate development/management80.632
4937THOR Construction Inc.Minneapolis, MNRichard Copeland/Ravi Norman150Contracting, construction management80.000
5043Ozanne Construction Co.Cleveland, OHDominic L. Ozanne55Contracting, construction management79.000
5152Summus IndustriesSugar Land, TXRodney L. Craig19Supply chain solutions72.428
5256SoBran Inc.Fairfax, VAAmos L. Otis841Biomedical and environmental research support, security support65.233
5351World Pac Paper L.L.C.Cincinnati, OHEdgar L. Smith Jr.25Paper and packaging distribution and solutions63.492
5454NDR Energy Group L.L.C.Charlotte, NCKen Harris5Energy management, products, services62.481
5572B & S Electric Supply Co. Inc.Atlanta, GAClarence W. Robie25Electrical equipment supplier61.384
5658Tolston Holdings L.L.C.Timmonsville, SCJames R. Tolston III64Automotive parts60.750
5755Parrish Restaurants Ltd.Dallas, TXRoland G. Parrish891Quick service restaurants59.992
5860VMS365 Inc.Troy, MIRumia Ambrose-Burbank113Materials and inventory management, strategic sourcing59.485MICHIGAN
5957C. D. Moody Construction Co. Inc.Lithonia, GAC. David Moody Jr.26Contracting, construction management56.000
6061TAG Holdings L.L.C.Wixom, MIJoseph B. Anderson Jr.140Mechanical parts supplier, warehousing54.000MICHIGAN
6164The Client Base Funding Group Inc.**Los Angeles, CABill Richardson37Security equipment leasing, sales, installation, financial services53.000
6265Miles-McClellan Construction Co. Inc.Columbus, OHLonnie L. Miles118Contracting, construction management50.889
6373Devon Facility ManagementDetroit, MIDavid Burnley Sr.280Janitorial, facilities maintenance50.000MICHIGAN
6470Advanced Systems Development Inc.Alexandria, VARichard L. Bennett275IT products/services49.944
6571DKW Communications Inc.Washington, DCDarryl K. Washington220IT and security services44.000
6592W3R ConsultingSouthfield , MIEric Hardy375IT consulting44.000MICHIGAN
6781Neta Scientific Inc.Hainesport, NJWinfred Sanders/Garnetta Sanders30Distributor of laboratory supplies and equipment43.827
6883Engineering Design Technologies Inc.Marietta, GAAnthony Taylor107Construction, energy, healthcare, transportation/warehousing42.783
6973Systems Application & Technologies Inc. (SA-TECH)Largo, MDTimothy J. Adams320Engineering and technology services, facilities management, logistics42.000
7088Ag Trucking Inc.Goshen, INDale LeFebvre191Transportation services39.006
7167MCL Jasco Inc.Detroit, MILouis E. James247Metal processing, logistics, and energy management services39.000MICHIGAN
7150Harvey Industries L.L.C.Livonia, MIGeorge Jerome Harvey270Aluminum foundry, machining and assembly management services39.000MICHIGAN
7378Alpha Office Supplies Inc.***Philadelphia, PAChester A. Riddick Jr.49Office furniture supplies and energy management37.400
7468Zycron Inc.Nashville, TNDarrell S. Freeman Sr.234IT solutions and staffing37.392
7586TME Enterprises 1 Ltd.Smyrna, GAMichael E. Melton669Quick service restaurants36.734
7663Capstone Corp.Alexandria, VAWilliam J. Moore III/Richard L. White250Defense support services, IT products/services36.400
77CarterBrothers Security ServicesEast Point, GAJohn F. Carter250Electronic security systems36.000
7889Victory Personnel Services Inc.Milwaukee, WIJoseph A. Tucker Sr.12Staffing services35.718
7985On-Target Supplies & Logistics Ltd.Dallas, TXAlbert C. Black Jr.140Logistics services and supply chain management34.926
8091Megen Construction Co. Inc.Cincinnati, OHEvans N. Nwankwo29Contracting, construction management34.800
81Premier Management Corp.Columbia, MDMarcus Board205Financial management services, linguistics, IT solutions34.000
8266Powers & Sons Construction Co. Inc.Gary, INMamon Powers Jr.55Contracting, construction management32.856
8379American Product Distributors Inc.Charlotte, NCC. Ray Kennedy50Office products distribution32.000
8480IAP Cos.†Columbus, OHThomas G. Banks10Contracting, construction management31.827
8595The Will GroupWheaton, ILStephen L. Davis55Electrical Equipment31.360
8615Manufacturers Industrial Group L.L.C.Lexington, TNAndre Gist182Auto parts31.200
8784InScope InternationalReston, VAMichael Bruce99Staffing, engineering, and information services solutions30.063
8876Cimarron Express Inc.Genoa, OHGlenn G. Grady65Transportation services and truckload carrier29.560
8999Diverse Facility Solutions Inc.Chicago, ILMark S. Wright Sr.720Facilities management29.000
8997ChaseSource L.P.Houston, TXAnthony Chase45Paper and packaging services29.000
91Signature Packaging and Paper L.L.C.Jackson, MODennis Vinson55Full service manufacturer of corrugated packaging (boxes) and displays, providing CAD Design, Testing lab and warehousing28.977
92ENVIRO AgScience Inc.Columbia, SCLouis B. Lynn/Krystal Conner65Contracting, construction management28.803
9394Keystone Electrical Manufacturing Co.Des Moines, IAFrederick V. Buie75Manufacturing28.000
94JMA Solutions L.L.C.Washington, DCJanice M. Adams135Air traffic control and engineering27.000
9598Logistics Systems Inc.Washington, DCLawrence Wilkerson312Logistics management26.924
9687Che International Groups L.L.C.Cincinnati, OHChristopher Che115Paper and packaging, printing25.800
9793Earl G. Graves Ltd.New York, NYEarl G. Graves Jr.58Multimedia, business conferences25.545
9869Roberts Brothers PropertiesSt. Louis, MOSteven C. Roberts/Michael V. Roberts Sr.25Real estate and hotel development/management25.000
99Alexander Mechanical Contractors Inc.Kansas City, MOWilliam H. Alexander67Mechanical contractor, plumbing and piping24.000
100VETS etc. L.L.C.Seaside, CAJohn Nash Sr.118Logistics services22.337
IN MILLIONS, AS OF DEC. 31, 2014. PREPARED BY B.E. RESEARCH.
*PUBLICLY TRADED. MAJORITY OWNERSHIP OF VOTING CLASS STOCK HELD BY AFRICAN AMERICANS.
**D.B.A. AMERICUS CREDIT GROUP AND U.S. SECURITY SYSTEMS
***D.B.A. ALPHA ENTERPRISE GROUP
†FORMERLY IAP GOVERNMENT SERVICES GROUP

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