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Business Consulting for a Growth Mindset


“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” —Steve Jobs

Our forward-thinking approach and cutting-edge strategies empower organizations to stay ahead in an ever-evolving marketplace. Come explore with us. 


At 228 Group,  we fuel the growth ambitions of small  businesses . Our strategic insights, tailored solutions, and unwavering commitment to your success empower you to navigate complexities and  seize opportunities. Partner with us to unlock your business's full potential and chart a course toward prosperity and reducing the 228 year divide.


Empower your business to thrive and succeed with expert guidance.  There is no idea to small, our proven methodologies, tailored strategies, and dedicated team are here to propel you towards your goals. Together, let's surpass  systemic challenges, seize opportunities, and achieve remarkable success. 

The Story of 228 Group

Isn't it time for your business to reach its peak? Or perhaps, just simply get started. Your greatest success is just around the corner.

From early-stage to legacy small to midsize businesses . We develop strategies and systems that help companies stay on track, grow, and remains profitable and accountable.  Our niche is empowering the marginalized to realized economic growth with a fierce mission to bridging the divide.


Market Research

Reinforce and understand your target industry.  At 228 Group, our databases and expert network will answer any possible question you have.  Our research ensures investment and expansion is worthwhile.

Website Development

We work with the best designers in the business to create custom websites specific to your industry, needs, and particular tastes. We can do it all with various modern templates, interactive and mobile-friendly designs, and fully customizable services!

Business Planning

The blueprint of every organization no matter what stage you are in.  From idea exploration, to business registration and business planning, at 228 Group, we work with you step-by-step.

Financial Management

Do you need assistance examining the details of your business’s financial performance? Let our experienced consultants help you identify your business’s strengths and weaknesses by looking at your expenses, cash flow, income statements and sales forecasting.

Capital Access

As you start researching how to access funding for your business, there are many questions you may have. How do you calculate how much capital to borrow? What types of loans do you qualify for? If you are unsure of your eligibility,  we can walk you through the lending process and help you  find capital for your business.



At 228 Group, we understand that a successful business requires a well-crafted strategy. Our comprehensive approach to strategy development is rooted in deep industry insights, rigorous analysis, and creative thinking.


We collaborate closely with our clients to craft customized strategies that align with their unique goals, challenges, and opportunities.

From market positioning and competitive differentiation to operational excellence and growth initiatives, our strategic concepts are designed to drive measurable results.


Whether you're navigating a complex market landscape, launching a new product, or pursuing expansion opportunities, we're here to provide the guidance and expertise you need to succeed.  Partner with 228 Group to unlock the full potential of your business and achieve sustainable growth in today's dynamic business environment


  1. Turning Strategy into Reality: While strategy provides a roadmap for success, execution is what brings that strategy to life. Without effective execution, even the most brilliant ideas will remain stagnant.

  2. Achieving Results: Execution is what ultimately drives results. It's about taking action, implementing plans, and making things happen!

  3. Adaptability and Agility: We help you to implement your plans and prepare for adapting changing circumstances, making necessary adjustments along the way. 

  4. Overcoming Challenges: We know that minority owned organizations face unparallel challenges that are significant barriers to success.  We partner with you to become an amplified voice for your project.

  5. Continuous Improvement: We provide valuable feedback that can be used to refine strategies, improve processes, and drive continuous improvement.

Helping Minority Small Business Owners Succeed

Supporting Your Business Journey Like Family. We deliver ongoing, tailored assistance to small business owners, helping you from the early stages through sustained growth, and fostering a supportive, long-term partnership.

It’s all about a dialogue

A few words from our clients. See client stories for more.

Make one call and you feel the difference.  Ebony cares about the socio-economic divide and works tirelessly, one company at a time .

Angela Matthews

II always refer Ebony to anyone that is an aspiring entrepreneur.  She  not only embodies a high level of professionalism, she has the knowledge to empower the people.

Sheila G.

Insight Enterprises

Dr. Amato is truly one of a kind, her knowledge, compassion and keen business acumen sets her apart and your business too!

Nathan Williams, CEO
Nato Productions

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