01/15/2019 7:00 PM
BMCC's Global Entrepreneurship Week #AskTheEntrepreneur
by BMCC Small Business Entrepreneurship (SBE) Program
During one week each November, thousands of events and competitions in 170 countries inspire millions to engage in entrepreneurial activity while connecting them to potential collaborators, mentors and even investors. Borough of Manhattan Community College is leading the charge in NYC!
Watch online at BMCC E'ship Youtube Playlist and visit our live show at BMCC Express storefront space. This #popup #AskAnEntrepreneur session will be livecast with live Q&A. Be part of the audience or watch online. If you are in TriBeCa in NYC, stop by the show! There is limited seating at the Express event and it is first come first serve. RSVP is not a guarantee of a seat.
We will be live broadcasting everything on Facebook Live and Instagram TV @eshipBMCC and Youtube. Subscribe to Youtube to keep in touch. Here's the BMCC E'ship Youtube Playlist for the week.
11/12 NOON, Panel on Marketing in Entrepreneurship
A young energetic entrepreneur from Dyckman Heights. As the CEO and Founder of Dormbox, Jimy has had his fair share of entrepreneurship experience. At age twenty Jimy sold his first company, Vasquez Estrella Corp, a truck delivery service. This was one of Jimy’s first experience in business and he absolutely loved it and couldn’t wait to join another venture. He Co-Founded Dormbox in the summer of 2018 and has been working relentlessly on building out the business. Get to know Jimy better at www.dormitorybox.com
An entrepreneur and impact investor. Tamecca is the CEO of Element9.com an innovation consultancy operating as a digital think and action tank developing products and solutions for the public and social sectors. Tamecca is also the Founder of Learning Curve, a STEAMD (STEM + Art & Design) entrepreneurship accelerator and impact investment fund. From 2012-2014, Tamecca was appointed to serve as the Entrepreneur-in-Residence and Managing Director of the Coalition for the Improvement of Bedford Stuyvesant (“CIBS”), NYC's largest coalition of community development corporations providing a lifeline of services ranging from affordable housing, workforce development, health and social services and economic development. Aside from civic innovation work, Tamecca has also worked on digital ventures for Yamaha, General Motors, Remy Marten and Qello.com. As the founding Chief Marketing Officer of Qello.com, the premier on-demand streaming platform for concert films, Tamecca crafted the monetization model, oversaw product develop and sprearheaded partnerships and investor relations. Tamecca is a proud alumna of University of Virginia, School of Architecture and the Harvard Kennedy School. Get to know Tamecca better at http://www.element9.com
Dasheeda Dawson is The WeedHeadTM - a global cannabis advocate, digital expert, and award-winning executive business strategist. Featured as an industry thought-leader and speaker across multiple platforms, including Entrepreneur.com, Black Enterprise, and Essence Music Festival. Dasheeda is Founder, CEO & President of MJM Strategy, a strategy and management consulting company helping cannabis “hack into mainstream America” through industry-leading education, mission-driven advocacy and exceptional business acumen.
11/13 NOON, Jessica Santana, Co-founder, http://www.newyorkontech.org/
11/13 2-2:45PM, Talonya Geary, Author of How to Live on Purpose #GoDo http://www.talonyageary.com
11/14 2-2:30PM, Sheila Cockburn, Founder of http://www.cockburnlaw.com/
11/15 2-2:45PM, Reza Chowdhury, Founder and CEO https://www.alleywatch.com/
11/16 2-2:45PM, Glenford Patterson http://moneyhubnyc.org/glenford-patterson/
#gew2018 #asktheentrepreneur #bmcc_cuny @eshipBMCC @businessBMCC #GEWUSA
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
There is no minimum age. Anyone who is interested in entrepreneurship and starting a business can watch.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Only Monday is at a physical space (see above). All others are online at BMCC Entrepreneurship's YouTube Channel (The E'ship Show).
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Click the contact button below, call us at 212-220-8222 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No this is not required. Tickets are not a guarantee of seating.
Can I update my registration information?
Yes, login and you can change it,
Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?
Yes, that is okay. Some events at BMCC require you to show a state issued ID. These do not require that at BMCC Express. Stop by anytime. The space is open to the public and a good place to learn about courses and majors, especially the Small Business Entrepreneurship Degree.
Date and Time01/15/2019 7:00 PM - 01/15/2019 10:00 PM EST
LocationBMCC Express (Monday's Event; All other events online)
255 Greenwich Street
New York, NY 10007
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BMCC Small Business Entrepreneurship (SBE) Program
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The BMCC Department of Business Management Small Business/Entrepreneurship program is a two-year program leading to the Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree. Many e'ship programs offer skills workshops, but they do not lead to a degree. Our program is designed to prepare students with the skills to start their own business, or to be a successful intrapreneur (entrepreneur inside a corporation) for a business, startup, or existing company. The program features four courses specifically designed to help students form an entrepreneurial mindset, connect to the NYC startup community, and begin their own business.
SBE partners with student groups like the BMCC Student Business Enterprise Club. They bring together some of the most diverse and brightest business students in one place. Each semester the group visits companies, hosts mentors, tour startups, and experience finance innovators. The groups also help with pitching for startup contests and business plan advising.
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