Saturday, August 1, 2015, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.


The day will be comprised of several workshops around the themes of Money, Marketing, and Management. There will be also be an Empowerment Room where attendees can meet public and private sector representatives to learn about services that can help their business grow. The event expects to draw upwards of 200 focused participants who will also have the opportunity to network with industry leaders and thriving entrepreneurs to enable them to leverage their knowledge and expertise.  Space is limited! Register Today.  This year the registration fee will be $49.95 (Includes Small Business Matters Luncheon Ticket).  

The Summit will feature a Pitch Competition – which allows ten new and existing business owners the opportunity to pitch their product to a panel of judges. Three will win a total of $10,000 cash and other training opportunities that can develop your business! For the chance to compete to be one of the ten participants, please click on the link to register for Small Business Matters.

Summit Speakers

Mr. Alfred A Edmond, Jr,
Senior Vice President/
Chief Content Officer
Black Enterprise. 

Ms. Miko Branch
Creative Director and CO-CEO
Miss Jessie’s

Dr. Traci Lynn,
President and Founder
Traci Lynn Fashion Jewelry

Will YOU be there? Register today!