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Buffie Purselle: Author of “Crawl Before You Ball”

Comeback with Erica Cobb

Release Date: 06/26/2022

Marcellas Reynolds: Entertainment Reporter and Best-Selling Author show art Marcellas Reynolds: Entertainment Reporter and Best-Selling Author

Comeback with Erica Cobb

Marcellas Reynolds joined "Comeback" to dish on his best-selling books Supreme Actresses: Iconic Black Women Who Revolutionized Hollywood, and Supreme Models: Iconic Black Women Who Revolutionized Fashion.     Marcellas and I got into all sorts of unexpected tea about his experience as the first Black openly gay man on reality TV and subsequent rise in the industry. Be sure to check out Marcellas Reynold's YouTube Originals documentary, Supreme Models, co-executive produced with Iman. For more on Marcellas go to: 

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They are the co-owners of two iconic black beauty brands, Black Opal and Fashion Fair, which they bought in 2017. Acquiring not one, but two of the most iconic beauty brands, is unheard of in the beauty business especially by two black women, Desiree Rogers and Cheryl Mayberry McKissack plan to impact the beauty and business industry in unprecedented ways!

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Dominique Mallard entered the Colorado welfare system at just 16 years old with her younger brother.  She and her brother were both sent into foster care where they  stayed in close contact for two years until they were seperated. After spending years dealing with the grief and pain of losing her brother, who was relocated without her awareness, Dominique wrote the “Bill of Rights” for Foster Siblings, ensuring that no other siblings in the State of Colorado be separated from each other without access to information of there whereabouts, amongst other rights. Follow Dominique on...

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Buffie Purselle: Author of “Crawl Before You Ball” show art Buffie Purselle: Author of “Crawl Before You Ball”

Comeback with Erica Cobb

Buffie Purselle returns to Comeback to talk about her book, “Crawl Before You Ball.”  As a Certified “Crawler” myself, I was anxious to speak with Buffie, who has over twenty years of expertise in the financial field. As the founder of Buffie, LLC, her success derives from her professional and innate ability to  demystify the daunting world of taxes, personal finance, and small business management with  skilled, practical, and sometimes sassy guidance with her clients. She is passionate about  teaching financial literacy with her book and e-course, Crawl Before You...

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Buffie Purselle returns to Comeback to talk about her book, “Crawl Before You Ball.”  As a Certified “Crawler” myself, I was anxious to speak with Buffie, who has over twenty years of expertise in the financial field. As the founder of Buffie, LLC, her success derives from her professional and innate ability to  demystify the daunting world of taxes, personal finance, and small business management with  skilled, practical, and sometimes sassy guidance with her clients. She is passionate about  teaching financial literacy with her book and e-course, Crawl Before You Ball. Pick up your copy of “Crawl Before You Ball” TODAY, wherever books are sold!