AfrobeatRadio's the Beat of Progress Series; Featuring Young Entrepreneurs: Benjamin Arthur

Benjamin Arthur (O.D, M.S) joined AfrobeatRadio on Saturday August 28, 2015 to discuss the challenges of being a young African entrepreneur in New York City. 

Benjamin .M. Arthur lives in Brooklyn, New York, he has been "blessed with the humbling challenge" of opening his own eye care practice in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn called Perspective Family Eye Care. Dr. Arthur was born in Ghana and raised by his mother and grandmother, both of whom have since passed. However, according to Benjamin who has been living in New York for the past 8 years, they instilled in him at a very early age the principle of service which is the foundation of his new business. 

Perspective Family Eye Care is a full service eye care practice, which provides a range of services that include vision care (the basic eye exams & eye glasses) to specialty testing. Dr. Benjamin Arthur aims to serve the community by providing excellent eye care services that exceeds customer expectations. He says eye health" is very important particularly because many systemic diseases show up in the eye. The eye is the only part of the human body where doctors can see blood vessels without having to make cuts to the body." Benjamin Arthur was a co-producer on AfrobeatRadio in the early days,  he delivered the news segment on the show. 

This Segment was produced and hosted by Tyrene Wright and Wuyi Jacobs