Black Leaders Month: Funders, Founders, and Innovators

Oct 20, 2020, 5:00 – 7:00 PM

We're thrilled to be hosting not one but three amazing sessions in honor of Black Leaders Month. Join us for two hours of content about funding Black founders, building companies all over the country, creating meaningful connections within the startup ecosystem, and inspiring stories from founders, leaders, and investors.

Virtual event

About this event

Tuesday, 20 Oct |  10 PM PST | 10 AM PDT

We're thrilled to be hosting not one but three amazing sessions in honor of Black Leaders Month. Join us for two hours of content about funding Black founders, building companies all over the country, creating meaningful connections within the startup ecosystem, and inspiring stories from founders, leaders, and investors.

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Speakers

  • Jewel Burks Solomon

    Google

    Head of Google for Startups, US

  • McKeever (Mac) Conwell

    RareBreed Ventures

    Founder and Managing Director

  • Everette Taylor

    Artsy

    CMO

  • Paige Hendrix Buckner

    Founder Gym

    Program Director

  • Jakita Thomas, Ph.D.

    Pharaoh's Conclave

    Co-founder

  • Amanda Sabreah

    Staat

    Founder

Moderators

  • Phin Mpofu

    Startup Grind

    Director, Partner Success + Community

  • Derek Andersen

    Bevy / Startup Grind

    Co-founder & CEO

When

When

Tuesday, October 20, 2020
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM UTC

Agenda

5:00 PMWelcome
5:05 PMFund Black Founders: Investment Recipients
5:30 PMFrom Founder to Funder, All Outside of Silicon Valley
6:00 PMBuilding Strong Entrepreneurial Communities and Networks
6:10 PMBuilding your Brand to Stand Out- with the CMO of Artsy
6:30 PMStart a Startup Grind Local Chapter
6:30 PM Join our Startup Membership

Host

  • Roshan Bashir

    Inova8 Consultants

    Founder

Organizers

  • Roshan Bashir

    Xavier Consultants

    Chapter Director

  • Dr. Baber Khan

    vitualx ads agency

    Team Member

  • Dr. Sadam Sanwal

    Health Motto

    Community Manager

Partners

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Ignite Ads Agency

Xavier Consultants logo

Xavier Consultants

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