Featuring Black Women Bosses, competitions, and marketing trends of 2022.
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I've been staring at this screen for longer than I'd like to admit trying to come with an exciting intro but all that my mind can process right now is: Bing bong. Sup baby, take me out to dinner. Aye YO. BYRON. Bing bong.
Anyways, I'll try again next week.
Highlights for this week include Black Women Bosses, opportunities for advice and funding, how to increase dopamine, and Peter Parker(s).
Advisors Available for In-Person & Virtual Sessions
This 9-week (mostly virtual) entrepreneurship and leadership program for Black, female student entrepreneurs will take place December 2021 to April 2022. The cohort-based program will help participants create community, build their venture, apply entrepreneurial thinking to career and life goals, and build a success mentality.
Introduction meet-up: Dec. 10 (4-6pm), in person at the DI Hub Auditorium
All final projects from the SkyHack hackathon are currently featured in the gallery space at the DI Hub! This exhibit will only be available for a limited time, so check them out in-person and learn about each of the winnings teams.
So far this year, Ohio-based companies have raised over $2.2 billion in venture funding across all stages, per Crunchbase data. That’s more than double the sum raised in all of 2020, and marks the highest statewide funding total to date.