The FOCUS100 symposium connects thought leaders, tech start ups founded or co-founded by black women, brand managers, and innovators. The event is comprised of an half-day pre-event pitch bootcamp for startups with black women as founders/co-founders, followed by a day long symposium, featuring a PITCH session with top Angel and Venture Capitalists. Why Attend? Entrepreneurs Have an awesome idea, but need guidance on how to communicate your idea to potential investors, advisors, and co-founders? Investors Looking for talented young companies with driven founders tapping high growth areas? Fortune 1000 Corporations Looking for talented problem solvers with creative ideas in untapped markets?
Participants include Majora Carter, Founder MCG Consulting/ Co-Founder Startup Box: South Bronx; Katie Rae, Managing Director, TechStars Boston; Jan Baker Senior Manager, Mobile Marketing, HSN; Lauren Maillian Bias Founding Partner Gen Y Capital Partners/ CEO Luxury Market Branding; and Kendra Bracken-Ferguson Founder & Managing Director, Digital Brand Architects among others
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