Women’s Group Walker’s Legacy Announces Men Who Enterprise Digital Summit

Men Who Enterprise Digital Summit, scheduled for Friday, October 30th, 2020 from 10 am - 3 pm EST
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Walker’s Legacy is proud to present its Men Who Enterprise Digital Summit, a one-day virtual Q & A style conversation discussing tools and strategies to provide Black men with resources and networks needed to be successful in entrepreneurial endeavors despite COVID-19.

The Men Who Enterprise Digital Summit, scheduled for Friday, October 30th, 2020 from 10 am - 3 pm EST, is designed for men who navigate the business and professional landscape often without mentorship and will feature notable Black men across various industries as guest speakers.

“For the last ten (10) years Walker’s Legacy has aggressively sought ways to improve professional and entrepreneurial outcomes for women. In hearing feedback from our male colleagues, we recognized that many men of color lack access to similar supports and sought a community similar to what we have developed for women” said Natalie Madeira Cofield, Founder & CEO of Walker’s Legacy. “We are proud to launch Men Who Enterprise as a much needed vertical to our work to empower communities of color and look forward to providing this male initiative to help men navigate, prepare, and gain inspiration and insight during these unprecedented times.”

The Men Who Enterprise Digital Summit will cover topics such as: Leadership in Corporate America, Financial Wealth-building and Planning, Entrepreneurs and Content Creators, Education and Workforce Development, Entrepreneurship Eco-Systems to Support Black Entrepreneurs, and Tech Innovators.

Featured speakers for the Men Who Enterprise Digital Summit include:

  • Dr. Shaun Nelms, Superintendent East High EPO; William & Sheila Konar Director of the Center for Urban Education Success
  • Dr. Gregory Vincent, Executive Director, Civil Right Initiative and Professor, University of Kentucky Olu Burrell, Coach | Consultant | Copywriter,
  • Olu Burrell Consulting Conrad Woody, Partner, and Head of Odgers Berndtson's U.S. Corporate and Government Affairs Practice in Washington
  • Alex Dixon, West Region President, Pure Star Group
  • David Clunie, Executive Director, Black Economic Alliance Rahsaan J. Coefield, Director of Investigations, Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Tracy L. Williams, Sr. VP of Business Development, Rochester Economic Development Corporation (REDCO)
  • James Brown III, Financial Advisor | Growth & Development Director, Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Company
  • Keith Beverly, CFA, MBA, CFP®, Managing Partner & Chief Investment Officer, GRID 202 Partners
  • Jason Andrean, Vice President of the Government Contractor Banking Group, Capital One Bank
  • Pierre Leveaux, Vice President of Venture Capital and Private Equity Partnerships, Power Digital Marketing
  • Ilbert J. Sanchez, Co-Founder, Garon Couture
  • Marcus Allen, Co-Founder, Broccoli City
  • Ray McKenzie, Founder, and CEO, StartingPoint
  • Mobolaji Akintunde, VP of Sales, Marketing & Success, PeopleVine
  • Christopher Upperman, Manager of Governance & Strategic Initiatives, Facebook
  • Preston James, CEO & Co-Founder, DivInc
  • Barry Givens, General Partner, Collab Capital
  • Chris Dixon, West Region President, Pure Star Group
  • John King, Founder and CEO Aptex Title
  • Aty Biswese, Founder, NID Group
  • Lorenzo Wooten, Senior Associate with Marcus & Millichap
  • Dr. Lomax R. Campbell, Mayor’s Office, City of Rochester
  • Dell Gines, Senior Community Development Advisor, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City – Omaha Branch
  • Norris Williams, Associate, Capital and Public Sector Innovation, Living Cities
  • Darren Walker, Founder, BEAN

Join us on October 30th. Register for the Men Who Enterprise Digital Summit here. To inquire about this upcoming digital program, please contact Mia Sims Washington at msims@walkerslegacy.com

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