According to a press release, a $5,000 pitch competition to connect and support Black women business owners, entrepreneurs, and “side hustlers,” after a four-week virtual program that will include panel discussions lead by entrepreneurs Beatrice Dixon, Angela Simmons, and Tai Beauchamp. From May 1- 22, two-hour virtual workshops will be held from 12 – 2 p.m. EDT. Panel discussions with business leaders, virtual classes, and opportunities to connect with like-minded women will be provided for participants.
Boss Women Media partnered with Creme of Nature to support women looking to take their small business to the next level. Creme of Nature’s website said that it has created a plethora of remarkable hair products to help women achieve their best hair for more than four decades.
Boss Women Media’s website describes it as “an online membership platform & offline women’s empowerment & educational community.” It creates ‘event experiences for women to connect through summits, conferences, and networking opportunities. Its Founder and CEO, Marty McDonald, had a dream of creating a community of empowerment, change, and freedom, following an 11-year corporate career.
“She took an idea based on connection and turned it into a movement including the multi-city Black Girl Magic Tour, the annual Boss Woman of the Year Summit, and a loyal community of more than 100,000 women,” reads the website.
“Our mission is to create a space for Black women and empower them as leaders in communities across the country,” McDonald said in the press release. “We are especially proud to partner with Creme of Nature as they continue to support our vision and serve as an ally by helping women launch the businesses of their dreams, leading to long-term wealth and economic impact across the country.”
Home Hustlers: Beauty Edition will highlight speakers who will share expertise around entrepreneurship, such as Courtney Adeleye, Dixon, and Simmons. Workshops will include topics such as writing a business plan, fundraising, running an online business, scaling, and diversifying your revenue.