Black Entrepreneurship Beyond Music and Sports

Mar 10, 2018

3:30pm – 4:30pm CT

Recording: Black Entrepreneurship Beyond Music and Sports, Mar 10, 2018

Ask the everyday person to name 3 very successful black entrepreneurs that are not in sports or entertainment. Most people don't know any; and because of this reality, black entrepreneurs experience the impact of pattern matching, especially in the innovation, entrepreneurship and investment sectors. Yet, even before the Emancipation Proclamation, black entrepreneurs have existed. Learn this US history. Meet some iconic black entrepreneurs. Reboot your mind to help all entrepreneurs thrive.

[Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.]

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Louis Green

National Minority Supplier Development Council

Arif Gursel

Heroku Inc

Jessica O Matthews

Uncharted Power

Velicia D Woods

Department Of Commerce: Minority Business Development Agency

Details

Primary Entry:
Music Badge
Platinum Badge
Film Badge
Interactive Badge
Format:

Panel

Type:

Session

Track:

Startup & Tech Sectors

Level:

Beginner