a One Nation National Urban League Conference 2015

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Nationwide
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Small Business Matters: Luncheon & Business Pitch Contest

Schedule

Small Business Matters: Luncheon & Business Pitch Contest

Saturday, August 1
1:05 pm - 2:30 pm

Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center
Floridian Ballroom

Gain valuable insight and knowledge at the luncheon from Black Enterprise’s Executive Vice President & Chief Content Officer, Alfred Edmonds, Jr. (luncheon ticket included in registration.)

Also all Small Business Matters Entrepreneurship Summit participants that have been in business for five years or less and also those that are thinking of starting a business will have the opportunity to enter the Pitch Competition. Finalists will be chosen before the conference and will pitch their ideas to a panel LIVE for a chance to win a total of up to $10,000 financing towards their new small business venture and admission an eight-week business-mentoring program!

Put Your Elevator Pitch and Business Proposal into Action and Win Up to $10,000 in Financing! To enter the pitch contest, you must register for the summit.


Business Pitch Contest
Sponsored by Coca-Cola

All Small Business Matters Entrepreneurship Summit participants that have been in business for five years or less and also those that are thinking of starting a business will have the opportunity to enter the Pitch Competition. Finalists will be chosen before the conference and will pitch their ideas to a panel LIVE for a chance to win a total of up to $10,000 financing towards their new small business venture and an eight-week business-mentoring program for those winners in the vicinity of a National Urban League Entrepreneurship Center!

Judges

Linda Wright Brigham, Senior Manager, Public Affairs and Communications, The Coca-Cola Company
Miko Branch, Co-Founder and CEO, Miss Jessie’s

Audience Pitch


Alfred Edmond, Jr., Senior Vice President and Chief Content Officer, Black Enterprise
Brandon Andrews, Senior Account Executive, MWW

 

Greetings: 

Manager, Entrepreneurship & Business Development
National Urban League
confirmed
Welcome: 

Lisa Frison
Vice President, African-American Segment Manager
Wells Fargo & Company
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Keynote Speaker: 

Alfred Edmond, Jr.
Senior Vice President and Chief Content Officer
Black Enterprise
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Remarks: 

Senior Manager, Public Affairs and Communications
The Coca-Cola Company
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Sponsored By:

Principal & Premium Sponsors

  • Target
  • Wells Fargo
  • State Farm
  • Comcast
  • Bank of America
  • Anheuser Busch
  • Walmart
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Shell Oil

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