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BlackTech Office Hours @ Palm Beach Tech Space

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Startup Strategies for Making The Ecosystem Diverse and Inclusive - Office Hours

BlackTech- Office Hours is an ongoing extension of the annual BlackTech Week. Each month like-minded start-up entrepreneurs, innovators, and professionals of color -get together to discuss ways to take their business or idea to a new level!

For the month of August, we're connecting the Miami and Palm Beach tech ecosystems! We're partnering up with Palm Beach Tech Space for our monthly meetup to introduce Miami to the Palm Beach Tech Scene. Our Co-Founder, Felecia Hatcher, will be the featured keynote speaker for the night. Be sure to join us on August 24 for an insightful talk on strategies for building diverse and inclusive startups. You won't want to miss your chance to network with professionals and entrepreneurs from the Palm Beach Tech ecosystem.

Event Sponsored by Knight Foundation

Location: Palm Beach Tech Space - 313 Datura Street, Suite 100, West Palm Beach, FL

Date: August 24, 2017

Time: 6pm-8pm



About Felecia Hatcher:

Felecia Hatcher

Felecia Hatcher is a White House Award winning entrepreneur, badass business rainmaker, bestselling author, globally sought-after speaker, media darling, mother, and Founder of Code Fever and BlackTechWeek. Breathe... She is also the rather awesome former Chief Popsicle at Feverish Pops, a gourmet ice pop boutique and manufacturing brand with a Fortune 500 client roster that would make your head spin prior to becoming an entrepreneur Felecia was a marketing executive working for big brands like Nintendo, Sony, Mckee Foods and the NBA.

For the past decade, Felecia has dedicated her life to inspiring a new generation of leaders to do epic shit, through her conversational talks on Entrepreneurship, Tech Innovation, Funding and Personal Branding. As the founder of Code Fever and Black Tech Week, Felecia Hatcher is on a mission to rid our communities of innovation deserts by working with community leaders and government to create inclusive and diverse startup ecosystems. Felecia has spearheaded the inclusive innovation and startup movement within the Miami Startup ecosystem focused on getting marginalized groups to become major players in the innovation economy.

She now serves as an advisor to startups, and travels the world speaking to students and entrepreneurs about Personal Marketability, Building a business with limited funding, ridding communities of innovation deserts and overcoming failure! Hatcher also works extensively with government, foundations, schools and VC's to increase Inclusive Innovation in Miami and communities across the globe to make their startup communities more inclusive through Code Fever and Blacktech Week and Venture Capitalist in Residence.

Felecia has been featured on MSNBC, The NBC Today Show, The Cooking Channel, Essence Magazine, Entrepreneur, Inc, BET, Black Enterprise, and the Miami Herald.


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KEYNOTE: Felecia Hatcher

Felecia Hatcher is on a mission to rid our communities of innovation deserts by working with community and government leaders to create inclusive and diverse startup ecosystems as the Co-Founder of Code Fever & Black Tech Week.

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: Upstart Internet

STARTUP DEMO: Virtual Badge

PARTNER SPOTLIGHT: TBD

PRESENTING SPONSOR: TCRG Advisors

BEER SPONSOR: TBD

TABLE SPONSORS: TBD

AFTER PARTY: Dorrian's Red Hand

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