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Black Entrepreneurship Week
September 16 - September 20
Game-changing innovations in business start with a vision. Black Entrepreneurship Week is about unlocking that potential through sharing knowledge. Now heading into its third year, Black Entrepreneurship Week 2019 will bring together more than 1,000 people in Downtown Raleigh to focus on the future of of small business leadership in the black community and beyond. It will feature five days of inspiring speakers and engaging workshops.
In Southeast Raleigh, access to capital and other resources is a particular challenge marked by high levels of poverty. Comparatively,the area has a median income less than 80% of the city as a whole. The Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center works to foster entrepreneurship in this community through training, incubation and financial resources.
Carolina Small Business recognizes that the power of different perspectives within the entrepreneurial community adds value. From its attendees to featured speakers, BEW 2019 will again capitalize on the strength of diversity.
Those who are accomplished in business teach the strategy behind their success at Black Entrepreneurship Week. Carolina Small Business invites sponsors to be an essential part of this special, once-a-year conference.