JA Black Entrepreneur Speaker Series


BE THERE. LEARN MORE.

Each month, our speaker series promises inspiration, information and entertainment. Hear true stories and gather expert advice from real entrepreneurs who have changed their industries and achieved success in the process.

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Schedule of Events

January 2022 update: For the safety of the guest and the safety of our staff and panelists we have decided to cancel the Monday, January 10, 2022, Black Entrepreneur Speaker Series event. We are working on having a virtual component of this event in the future.

November 1, 2021: Content Creators & Marketing/Advertising – View Session Here

GEORGIA FORT
BLCK Press
MIKE JACKSON
Black Tech Talent
CLARKE SANDERS
Hustle MKTG

December 6, 2021: Retail & Consumer Goods – View Session Here

SABRINA D. JONES
SJC Body Love
BRIANA CRESS
Gorgeous Looks Salon
SHAUNIE D. GRIGSBY
Flava Cafe
KIARA ELLIS
The Nail Bar

January 10, 2022: Health & Fitness – Due to rising COVID cases this event has been cancelled.

LUCIENNE OLSON
Revival Training
TYRONE MINOR
The F.I.T Lab & Chizel, Inc.

February 7, 2022: Sports & Entertainment – Register Here

KO QUAYE
Line of Scrimmage, LLC.
MCDANIEL DOE
Airborne Athletics
TYRONE MINOR
The F.I.T Lab & Chizel, Inc.

March 7, 2022: Women Entrepreneurs – Register Here

FAITH FOLAYAN
This Love Weddings
ADEPEJU O. SOLARIN
#RespectDoula Consulting
ARIELLE GRANT
Render Free
CHAR DOBBS
The Activate Network
AUDRA ROBINSON
Rocky Robinson
PRECIOUS WALLACE
King P. Studio

April 4, 2022: Legal, Finance & Business – Register Here

JULES PORTER
Seraph 7 Studios
EYO EKPO
Angel Investor
ANISHA MURPHY
Just Law, LLC
UZODIMA FRANKLIN ABA-ONU
Prime Therapeutics

May 2, 2022: Real Estate Sales & Developers – Register Here

LASHA RADDATZ
Keller Williams Integrity Lakes The Signature Group
VACHEL HUDSON
Reinvesting in Communities and Housing
D'ANGELOS SVENKESON
NEOO Partners, Inc.
CHRISTOPHER WEBLEY
NEW RULES

May 30, 2022 Tech – Register Here


JASMINE RUKIM
Monicat Data

ANTOINETTE SMITH
TECHQUITY

ERI O'DIAH
SIID Technologies

TWILA DANG
Matriarch Digital Media

June 6, 2022 Summer Black Business Showcase – Register Here

SEANIE SHEPPHEARD
The Black Market
SAMUEL NDELY
Center for Economic Inclusion
DARIO OTERO
Youth Lens 360
JABARI HOLLOMAN
Akil Photography

For Program/Content Questions: Email Karl Benson: Karl.Benson@janorth.org
For Event Registration/Funding Questions: Email Maryse Birr: Maryse.Birr@janorth.org

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