Pernell Cezar, co-founder and CEO of Des Moines-based BLK & Bold Specialty Beverages, will appear on a new television series “Bet on Black,” where Black entrepreneurs pitch their businesses to a panel of judges. The series was co-created by Black-owned media platform Revolt and Target, and aims to invest in businesses that “build communities, support social justice, and create lasting change,” according to a release. One entrepreneur will receive $200,000 in funding from Target as well as mentoring from store executives. Cezar, who is also a former Target executive, will serve as a coach to the entrepreneurs on the show. “Bet on Black” premieres on Revolt’s digital platforms at 8 p.m. on Jan. 10, and will be available on all platforms Jan. 11. Learn more