How I Did It—Women Bosses Who Built Profitable Brands

August 03, 2018 - 12:45 PM - 1:10 PM
The N.U.L. Experience & Expo // Main Stage // Hall C


TechConnect is a 2-day summit that explores the intersection between technology, culture and entertainment.  A premier destination for innovators of color, TechConnect features:

  •  The Podcast Village, an interactive space elevating important voices for change.
  •  The Live, Love, Learn, Lifestyle Lounge, a robust space to engage with fashion + beauty brands.
  •  The Google Pop-Up Lab! An immersive experience that brings Black history to life. 

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TechConnect Demo Day is a confluence of tech + social change for innovators to pitch viable solutions to pressing issues facing communities of color.

Pitch your social innovation startup and win $10,000 in cash and prizes!  Space is limited. 

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Experience the Annual Conference like never before. Be sure to register for TechConnect today!



ComcastChevroletDrive CapitalGoogleL Brands FoundationThe ManeChoiceThe Network Journal

Three dynamic women share stories about their paths to growing lucrative businesses from the ground up.

How I Built A Booming Beauty Brand
Mane Choice founder Courtney Adeyele shares how she went from YouTube to launching a successful beauty brand.

How I Built A Lifestyle Brand Into A Digital Empire
Hear how Marve Frazier, founder of Bossip and Madame Noire went from blogger to media maven by building an influential lifestyle brand.
Speaker: Marve Frazier (iOne Digital)

How I Built A Global Hair Care Company
Founder Miko Branch shares how Miss Jessie’s became a multi-million dollar natural hair care company.
Speaker: Miko Branch (Miss Jessie’s)

Moderator: Tahira Wright (The Cut Life)