On October 22, the SEC announced that it will host “Women of Color Entrepreneurs on Being Powerful Voices for Access to Capital” on October 28, 2020 at 7 p.m. ET. The virtual forum is a collaborative effort between the SEC’s Atlanta and Los Angeles Regional Offices, and the panel will be moderated by the SEC’s Office of the Advocate for Small Business Capital Formation.
The live event will feature women entrepreneurs and investors of color discussing:
entrepreneurship issues faced by women of color
panelists’ personal business experiences
techniques to improve access to capital for women and minorities
Panelists for the webinar include:
Sonya Kay Blake, Los Angeles, CA; President & CEO, The Valley Economic Alliance
Marguerite Pressley Davis, Atlanta, GA; Founding Partner of Your Profit Playbook
Tracy Gray, Los Angeles, CA; Founder and Managing Partner of The 22 Fund
Carolyn Pitt, Atlanta, GA; CEO and Founder of Film Connx
Visit the Diversity and Inclusion at the SEC webpage to learn more about the agency’s commitment to equality, and for more information about the SEC’s Office of the Advocate for Small Business Capital Formation, visit its webpage. The free event is open to the public and registration is not required. To watch live, click here at the time of the event. Questions for the panelists are welcomed and may be emailed prior to the event to AROOutreach@sec.gov.