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Celebrating Black Business Ownership: Financing your Business

Thursday, February 18, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Celebrating Black Business Ownership – Making your Dream a Reality

Get inspired to launch and grow your business! Join Host Mary Shannon and Black entrepreneurs and local resources for three power-packed sessions featuring stories, lessons learned, tips, resources, and more.

Feb. 18 Financing your Business:

Keynote Speaker: Davyeon Ross, Shot Tracker. Keynote Speakers share their stories, what worked and didn’t work for them, which local organizations helped them overcome challenges, and what their businesses are doing today. 

Opportunities to Finance your Business panel discussion led by Theodis Watson, Central Bank of the Midwest.

Panelists: Davin Gordon, Altcap; Darryl Johnson, Business Credit Works; Claude Harris, College Coaching Network; Tonja Nero-Britt, TNB Financial Services, LLC; and Brandon Calloway, G.I.F.T. 

Additional storytellers include John Walker, Perfect Output and Dr. Donnetta Watson, The Black Mastermind Group.

Sponsored by the U.S. Small Business Administration and Kansas City’s SCORE Community Strategic Alliance. 

Register Here


Thursday, February 18, 2021
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm



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