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Raphael Wright

Urban Plug L3C
Raphael Wright is an entrepreneur, investor, and author from Detroit. Wright is the co-founder of Urban Plug L3C, a social investment conglomerate designed to empower Detroit's inner city economy through entrepreneurial ventures and group investment opportunities. Wright is an active investor that has holdings in various public companies like Apple, Nike, Bank of America, Medical Marijuana Inc, as well as many private enterprises. In 2016, Wright authored and self-published "How 2 Hustle: Entrepreneurial Lessons, Principles, and Strategies from Street Hustlers in AmeriKKKa's Urban Underground Economy" that has reached critically acclaimed status in the national hip hop community. In March 2017, Wright began his work on starting and running Detroit's only black-owned grocery store which has an anticipated opening Spring 2018.