Minority-Owned Firms Experience Increase in '15 by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 11/6/2017 12:00 am Updated 2 months ago The number of minority-owned employer firms in the United States rose by about 4.9 percent in 2015. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.