Black en­trepreneurs to at­tend Sum­mit in Char­lotte

South Florida Times - - BUSINESS -

NEW YORK /PRNew-swire/ -- Black En­ter­prise magazine and Na­tion­wide In­sur­ance will host the 2018 En­trepreneurs Sum­mit on Wed­nes­day, June 6 through Satur­day, June 9, at the Char­lotte Con­ven­tion Cen­ter in Char­lotte, North Carolina. A pow­er­house lineup of some of the na­tion's most ac­com­plished and cel­e­brated en­trepreneurs and mo­ti­va­tional speak­ers will make pre­sen­ta­tions.

The three-day con­fer­ence brings to­gether more than 1,000 of the coun­try's lead­ing en­trepreneurs, busi­ness-fund­ing sources, and cor­po­rate ex­ec­u­tives. The En­trepreneurs Sum­mit is de­signed to pro­vide at­ten­dees with count­less op­por­tu­ni­ties to meet, net­work, and learn from hun­dreds of en­trepreneurs, in­clud­ing an­gel in­vestors, from around the coun­try with a fo­cus on in­no­va­tion, cap­i­tal­iza­tion, mon­e­ti­za­tion, and growth.

"Na­tion­wide is proud of our con­tin­ued Black En­ter­prise En­trepreneurs Sum­mit sponsorship and our commitment to sup­port­ing mi­nor­ity busi­nesses and di­verse com­mu­ni­ties," said Lu Yar­brough III, As­so­ciate Vice Pres­i­dent of Di­verse and Cause Mar­ket­ing at Na­tion­wide. "This con­fer­ence has some­thing that will ben­e­fit all who have an en­tre­pre­neur­ial spirit … from those who are think­ing about start­ing a busi­ness to those who al­ready have one up-and-run­ning."

Some of the con­firmed guest speak­ers in­clude: Mark Cuban, owner of Dal­las Mav­er­icks; Don­ahue Pee­bles, CEO and founder of The Pee­bles Corp.;Troy Tay­lor, CEO of Coca-Cola Bev­er­ages Florida; and By­ron Allen, CEO of En­ter­tain­ment Stu­dios and many more.

The 2018 Black En­ter­prise En­trepreneurs Sum­mit boasts high-pow­ered ses­sions on crit­i­cal busi­ness top­ics such as "Fire­side Chat with Mark Cuban," "BE Talk: De­sign Your Busi­ness Break­through," "The Right Way to Fund Your Startup," "Sis­ter­sInc. – Han­dling Our Busi­ness," and "Fran­chise Fever," just to name a few.

Since 1970, Black En­ter­prise magazine has pro­vided es­sen­tial busi­ness in­for­ma­tion and ad­vice to pro­fes­sion­als, cor­po­rate ex­ec­u­tives, en­trepreneurs, and de­ci­sion mak­ers. Bi-monthly, Black En­ter­prise magazine pro­vides 4 mil­lion read­ers with in­for­ma­tion on en­trepreneur­ship, ca­reers, and fi­nan­cial management. Mark Cuban, above and Don Pee­bles will be guest speak­ers at the En­tre­pre­neur Sum­mit.

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