Robert Johnson

3 Black Success Stories Share Their Finance 'Secrets'

In honor of Black History month, DailyFinance asked three prominent African Americans to share their thoughts about what economic empowerment means to them, and illuminate what it takes to achieve it -- no matter who you are.

BET Founder Robert Johnson's Liberian Resort: An Oasis of Calm

A five-star resort, Johnson's Kendeja is the first new hotel to be built in Liberia in a decade, providing a glimpse of how the tropical West African country could begin to look if its fragile political stability and fast-growing economy remain intact.