“Do not ever lose sight of who you are and your own power”

Sheila Johnson

These are the words of Sheila Johnson co- founder of @bet ,CEO of Salamander Hotels and Resorts, and the 👌 first African-American woman to attain a net worth of at least one billion dollars.
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Sheila Johnson is on @forbes list of America’s Self Made Women 2019.
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Her net worth in the first quarter of 2019 was US$820 million.
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Sheila cofounded cable TV channel Black Entertainment Network in 1979 with her then-husband Robert. Viacom bought it for $2.9 billion in 2001.
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After her divorce in 2002, she sold off her shares and has since invested in hotels in Florida and Virginia, planes, real estate and horses.
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Her Innisbrook resort in Palm Harbor, Florida, hosts an annual PGA Tour championship.
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She produced critically-acclaimed 2013 film The Butler, which tells the story of a former slave turned White House employee.
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