San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
“Girls Hustle Harder” Weekend 2016
Creating Your Own Empire.
African American Women are the fastest Growing Group of Entrepreneurs in the U.S.
Learn How You Can Become the Next Success Story.
Join Yandy Smith & A Panel Of Successful EntrepreneursFor an Expert DiscussionOn the keys to building a successful business.
Price Includes Lights Refreshments
Yandy Smith- Reality Personality Yandy Smith is one of the most sought after entertainment powerhouses in the industry today. Equipped with over a decade of industry experience, the media mogul, entrepreneur and television personality is not only well-respected and beloved amongst peers, but serves as an inspiration and living proof of attainable success for many. The entertainment manager has now become an influential personality, with a digital reach of 5M+ fans via social media platforms. Smith continues to work in music management and has added several titles to her resume which includes; Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Motivational Speaker and Television/Movie Producer.
Latoya Shambo (Known as “The Brand Therapist) works with publishers to understand their bottom line and how to be recognized in a crowded landscape. The Founder of the Brooklyn Brand Lab, LaToya is combining a mix of Product Development, Publisher Development, Professional Development, and Media Development to help brands such as xoNecole (formly NecoleBitchie), and The Cut Life navigate the digital space. LaToya attributes much of her career success to the millennial media powerhouse, Complex. During her 7 year run at Complex, LaToya has worked in 3 departments, on over 500 programs, and managed over $90 million in revenue working with some of the biggest brands such as Nike, Reebok, Google, Samsung, McDonald’s, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Champs, Pepsi/Green Label, adidas, Chevy and many more.
Tekoa Hash is a brilliant force to be reckoned with. Tekoa has built a beauty branding empire, working all over this beloved country spreading her talent to the far reaches of entertainment, beauty, sports, and television. Tekoa’s has been the principal makeup artist with top networks such as: CNN, ESPN, STYLE, and MTV. Tekoa and TEKNIQUE also serve as the Glam Coordinator for the popular hit VH1 franchise, Love and Hip Hop. Operating in excellence, vigor, and talent, Tekoa Hash is a gift to the industry of beauty, art, and all things entertainment.
Mahisha Dellinger Visionary, Inventive, and Dynamic truly describes Mahisha Dellinger, President and CEO of CURLS. Founded in 2002 by Dellinger, CURLS continues to be one of the best recognized natural hair care brands in North America. As a beauty advocate and product innovator, Dellinger pioneered the newly natural hair market when she launched CURLS, a family of award-winning organic hair care products targeted for women embracing their natural texture, a market previously unanswered by the beauty industry. Dellinger’s business career began as a Marketing Manager at Intel Corporation. After a successful, yet enlightening experience in Corporate America, she quickly left to embark upon an entrepreneurial journey where she could control her own destiny. With just $30,000 of her savings, Dellinger created CURLS out of her frustration with the lack of effective products for natural and curly hair. Today, Dellinger’s astute business acumen and natural talent for delivering market driven products has made CURLS into a multi-million dollar brand that continues to experience tremendous growth.
Lynda Otibu, Founder and Ceo of Luxurysnob Inc. which has emerged into one of the youngest and most successful online luxury consignment shops. LuxurySnob started because of Lynda’s love for fashion and designer items. She received her associates majoring in science but went further
to get her bachelors in business to pursue her passion in business and expand her own business. She understands the importance of social media and has used it to her advantage. Using her social media platform, she generated 6 figures in sales in her first year in business at the age of 23.
She uses her friendly customer service to provide her snobs some of the best pieces in fashion. She’s known for consigning items for people fast and effectively. She has networked with some of the top celebrity stylist to help provide some of the best pieces for their clients. Her clientele consist of celebrities from all over and clients from all over the world. Only been in business for 2 years, Luxurysnob continues to grow rapidly and Lynda is dedicated in doubling each sales goal each year.
Katrina Walker - As an entrepreneur, Author, motivator, and philanthropist, Katrina Walker is an outstanding example of how to beat the odds when they are stacked against you. She took being a witness to cultural chaos in the south, growing up seeing domestic Violence all around her, becoming a teen bride marrying into that same devastation, with financial tumult and converted what she learned into a motivational tool to fight victimhood. Walker went from being a struggling teen bride, to a divorced mother of four, to a trailblazer who has over the past 25 years build thriving enterprises; including 24-hour day care center’s, multiple real estate holdings, a record label, and state-of-the-art recording studio—all while becoming a self-made millionaire. Her renowned Tennessee based RainbowKidz Learning Center is currently expanding into a national brand, while Walker is pursued as a motivating life coach, with personal stories that demonstrate that anything is possible. For over the past two decades her philanthropic advocacy has helped turn hardworking individuals into successful business owners; providing them with step-by-step guidance on how to start a business, hire employees, manage a budget, select locations, and take advantage of marketing to realize their full earning potential.
Moderator- Chey Parker has worked in radio, television and online media as a journalist, on-air personality and producer for less than a decade, but in a very short amount of time, at only 24, she has built a promising brand for herself in the media and entertainment industry. A 2013 magna cum laude graduate of Howard University, Chey got her start in the industry working at some of the most influential companies in the media field including the BBC, WHBC, and WHUR. She currently serves as the Editor-in-Chief of Everything Girls Love blog/digital Magazine, and is the co-owner and founder of a fashion e-commerce startup company called Rituale; a platform for shopping, networking, and exploring new emerging designers.
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Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
18 and Older
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please email us at: GLE@EverythingGirlsLove.com
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Yes please bring your ticket our email confirmation via electronic device.
What is the refund policy?
All sales are final, tickets maybe be transferable please contact: GLE@EverythingGirlsLove.com.com to explore that option
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
No all tickets and confirmations must match, checkin is mandatory. If you purchase more then one ticket everyone in your party must be present at the time of checkin.
When & Where
Girls Love Events
Girls Love Events (G.L.E) was creted by Yandy Smith and her partners to bring the mission of the EGL online community to life by creating quality events which are hosted in upscale venues and resorts around the country.