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FOUNDER PROFILE REQUEST browse our FOUNDER GALLERY Megan Graham Founder + CEO RiesRies is a new brand addressing single-use plastic waste in the beauty industry with refillable, reusable travel-size bottles designed for beauty.Naza Shelley Founder + CEO CarpeDMCarpeDM is an exclusive member-only dating community, created for singles seeking meaningful relationships with professional Black women.Kofi Gyekye Co-Founder LaneLane is the world’s largest and most innovative workplace experience platform, connecting 300+ properties across 22 cities and 8 countries.Melissa Brogdon Co-founder +CEO FourthPartyFourthParty is a justice technology company that increases access to mediation services so that people can resolve legal conflicts outside of court.Chiko Chingaya Co-Founder + CEO TalismanTalisman is a company building the next generation of software management, offering companies a centralized overview of all their software and SaaS.Donald Boone Founder + CEO BoxedUpBoxedUp is a B2B equipment rental marketplace, similar to the Airbnb for camera gear.Anthony Gantt Founder + CEO ateaseatease is a company that qualifies and lists temporary lodging rental inventory which enables per diem government travelers to stay in accommodation types beyond hotels.Chantal Emmanuel Co-Founder + CTO LimeLoopLimeLoop is a company that is delivering a world without waste with their reusable smart packagingOluwasoga Oni Co-Founder +CEO MDaaS GlobalMDaaS is building Africa's largest network of physical and virtual diagnostic and primary care facilities.Rod Johnson Co-Founder + CMO BLK & BoldBLK & Bold is the preeminent black-owned coffee company in America, founded with the desire to unite coffee and tea lovers worldwide through a common interest of investing in community.Francisco Baptista Founder + CEO TeamSportzTeamSportz is a company building an AI sports platform to help team athletes enhance their performance.Keara Kindelynn Founder + CEO ForeverlyForeverly is a company with a mission to make dealing with death--a little less stressful.Sabrina Williams Founder + CEO SEEDSEED is a company that helps consumers and underserved farmers grow smart and feed more by democratizing access to agriculture technology.Sean Bovell Founder + CEO InvidicaInvidica is a company building a marketplace platform that is transforming the reseller economy one product at a timeJames Chapman Founder + CEO Plain SightPlain Sight is a company that helps you make the right connections at events and workspaces, or connect online from anywhere.Serge Amouzou Founder + CEO FinmodFinmod is a pltform that helps companies forecast financials 10X faster.Navalayo Osembo Co-Founder + CEO EndaEnda builds on Kenya’s reputation as the global leader in distance running as it makes running shoes in Kenya, for runners around the world.Jarrett Wright Founder + CEO Higher RewardsHigher Rewards is a company that offers nonprofits and faith-based organizations the ability to provide their members a self-branded credit card where a percentage of every purchase goes back to the organization.Isaac Lymon Co-Founder+CEO RaxplayRaxplay is a company that enables music artists to perform live real/time concerts via VR. Raxplay puts fans in the front row, VIP, and backstage - all in the comfort of their homes.Khalid David Founder+CEO TracFloTracFlo is a company with a predictive financial management platform that is empowering America’s contractors.Patrice Darby Neely Founder+CEO GoLogic SolutionsGoLogic is a data aggregation and economic development platform helping small businesses accelerate growth and reduce failure.Roger Roman Co-Founder AfriBlocksAfriBlocks is the global Pan-African freelance marketplace and collaboration platform. They are building THE resource for devs, deigners, and virtual assistants.James Jones Co-Founder + CEO OwnorsOwnors is an AI-driven Fintech platform that helps artists retrieve payouts from streaming services.Melanie Akwule Founder + CEO MINWOMINWO is a DE&I tech company that connects companies with organizations that have a specific mission to support Black-owned businesses on their path to scaling.Daricus Releford Founder +CEO StoreCashStoreCash is a company that provides mobile banking for teens, as well as for unbanked and underbanked adultsEzinne Iroanya-Adeoye Founder + CEO SKNMUSESKNMUSE is the premium beauty brand dedicated to elevating the beauty experience for the modern black womanDr. Sonja Ebron Co-Founder + CEO Courtroom5Courtroom5 is a company that makes an automated legal toolbox that helps people represent themselves in court.Amira Rasool Founder + CEO The FolkloreThe Folklore is an omnichannel platform that is bringing luxury and emerging designer brands from Africa online for the first time.Stephen Ajayi Co-Founder + CEO YearOneYearOne is a company that helps individuals coming out of code schools, land incredible jobs.Patrick Paul Co-Founder IkosIkos is a startup using data and information to allow property owners to execute and manage the vital day-to-day tasks of investment property ownership.Ashlee Ammons Co-Founder+President MixtrozMixtroz is a company that creates serendipity at live and virtual events using real-time surveying along with their unique algorithm.Evan Leaphart Founder+CEO Kiddie KreditKiddie Kredit is a mobile chore tracking app that teaches kids about credit.Ashlee Wisdom Founder+CEO Health in Her HUEHealth In Her HUE is a digital platform connecting black women to culturally competent healthcare providers, health content, and community.Genevieve Leveille Founder+CEO AgriLedgerAgriLedger is a company that is revolutionizing the agriculture value chain using distributed ledger and blockchain technologyAyinde Alakoye Founder + CEO nēdlnēdl (as in the haystack) lets anyone create their own live call-in talk radio station in seconds and make money while they broadcast.Abbey Wemimo Co-Founder + Co-CEO EsusuEsusu is the leading financial technology platform that leverages data solutions to empower tenants and improve property performance.Kirt Debique Co-Founder + CEO SyncFloorSync Floor is a company revolutionizing discovery and acquisition of music for productions of all types - from advertising to podcasting, filmmaking to fitness, TV to eSports.Bee Law Founder + CEO QuirktasticQuirktastic is a social video and networking platform where geeks and hobbyists can join fandom communities and create collaborative video.Jim Gibbs Co-Founder + CEO MeterFeederMeterFeeder is a company that predicts parking availability, and enables vehicles to pay for parking with no human interaction.Tim Salau Co-Founder + CEO GuideGuide is a platform for bite-size learning and talent development for Enterprise remote teams.Su Sanni Co-Founder + CEO DollarideDollaride is a mobility company for communities under-served by public transit.Tiffany Kelly Founder + CEO CurastoryCurastory is a company that allows video creators to upload, edit, find a sponsor and distribute with one click to their social channels, all 100% free.Kistein Monkhouse Founder + CEO Patient OratorPatient Orator is a platform that uses storytelling to improve patient experience and population health.Kameale Terry Co-Founder + CEO ChargerHelp!ChargerHelp! is a company that enables on-demand repair of electric vehicle charging stationsWole Ayodele, Co-Founder + CEO FliqpayFliqpay is a company that helps businesses send and receive payments globallyShanel Fields, Founder + CEO MD AllyMD Ally is platform that allows emergency personnel to triage non-emergency callers to telemedicine.Marcus Bullock, Founder + CEO FlikshopFlikshop helps families stay connected to their incarcerated loved onesCheraé Robison, Founder + CEO Tastemakers AfricaTastemakers Africa, a company connecting black millennials to culture forward experiences.Kevin Dedner, Co-Founder + CEO Henry HealthHenry Health is a platform that provides culturally sensitive self-care and mental health services.Dr. Kala Fleming, Co-Founder + CEO SMAJI.aiSMAJI is using AI to solve water scarcity and shortages around the globe.Kahlil Ashanti, Founder + CEO weshowupThe weshowup platform connects audiences and creators economically when the value of their event experience is highest - after the show!Brooke Sinclair, Founder + CEO Velour ImportsVelour Imports is developing technology to bring craft brands from your local neighborhood to the international marketplace.Rica Elysee, Founder+CEO BeautyLynkbringing on-demand beauty to you – at home, at the office, or on the road.AK Ikwuakor, Co-Founder + CEO of ELETE StylesELETE creates custom, professional attire with fit, function, and fashion for the athlete buildIkechi Nwabuisi, Founder + CEO of TRiBLTRiBL is a trusted network for black migrants to connect with locals.Baratunde Cola, Founder + CEO of CarbiceCarbice is revolutionizing thermal cooling for the global electronics marketNeu IncFounders: Claudius Mbemba, Rilwan Lawal, Kwame Boler Neu facilitates hotel-style cleans for Airbnb/vacation rentals, providing both hosts and cleaners with a stress and hassle-free experience.Stella Ashaolu, Founder + CEO WeSolvUsing performance data and predictive analytics to help companies reduce bias and hire a more diverse workforce.