SPEAKERS

Allison Moore
Founder & CEO
MooreLaughing Consulting & Black please. Coffee

Clean Comedian, Speaker and Entrepreneur, Allison Moore‘ is known for her ability to find inspiration and comedy in literally anything! In addition to being a hilarious story teller, Allison is also a Businesswoman. She is Principal of MooreLaughing Consulting and the founder of the startup company, Black please. Coffee.

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Bernard Worthy
Co-Founder and CEO/CTO
LoanWell

Co-Founder and CEO/CTO of LoanWell, and a third-generation entrepreneur with a passion for seeing black excellence in the tech industry Bernard has leveraged his gifting for software architecture.

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Cynthia Kelley
Financial Consultant
Equitable Advisors

With over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, Cynthia is an advisor who helps individuals and corporations achieve financial planning goals while providing ongoing.

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D. Keith Pigues
Founder and CEO
Luminas Strategy

Founder and CEO of Luminas Strategy – a strategy and value proposition consultancy based in Research Triangle Park, NC. He also serves as Chairman of CulTRUE – a culture analytics software company.

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Dr. Tope Mitchell
Chief Executive Officer and Founder
Reflekt Me

Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Reflekt Me, a B2B SaaS platform that empowers brands to speak to the needs of 100% of their customers instead of 30% of their online shoppers; by harnessing the joy of social media.

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JAMES J. “JIM” FRANKLIN
Principal & Founder
Prodigy Capital Consulting

Jim Franklin is a principal and founder at Prodigy Capital Consulting and specializes in strategic planning and financial services to clients within several industries including private insurance, aerospace and defense, international technology, entertainment, security, healthcare, pharmaceutical, transportation

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Jeremiah Smith
Student. Leader
Entrepreneur

Alum of Eleanor Roosevelt High School’s – accelerated program, in Greenbelt, MD. He will be attending North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University in the Fall of 2021 to study electrical engineering.

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Joshua Esnard
Inventor and CEO
The Cut Buddy

A native of the small Caribbean island of St. Lucia, Joshua Esnard is a classic example of the American Dream. Since immigrating as a young child, Joshua Esnard has grown from humble beginnings to a wildly successful entrepreneur with millions in global product sales in less than 5 years of business.

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M. Keith Daniel
Co-Founder and Managing Director
Resilient Ventures, LLC

Rev. Dr. M. Keith Daniel, is Co-founder and Managing Director for Resilient Ventures, LLC. and owner of Madison Consulting Group, LLC. Resilient is a committed, capital fund investing in African American entrepreneurs.

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Priscilla Wallace
VP of Supplier Diversity
Compass Group under
the Foodbuy Sector

Business executive with over 20 years of experience building, nurturing, awardwinning programs within corporate organizations. A determined leader who has assisted numerous companies in creating multi-million dollar contracts with Fortune 500 companies.

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Quinn Conyers
Transformational Speaker
Quinn Conyers, Inc.

Quinn Conyers is on a mission to empower black women in business how to leverage their voice as a marketing strategy, lead generation tool and income stream within their business. Her goal is to train the fastest group of growing entrepreneurs how to maximize and monetize all speaking opportunities on behalf of their business, book or brand.

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Randall Dobbins
President
Dobbins International,Inc.

For over 30 years, Randall Dobbins has been a noteworthy leader in the MBE
development space. MBE’s are Minority Business Owners-MBE, Veteran Business. You may know him from his work as the Founder of the Business Partner Blueprint and President of Dobbins International, Inc.
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Ralph Sampson
Founding Member
Winner’s Circle Enterprises

Winner’s Circle Ventures is centered around my motto “It takes teamwork to make a dream work” for specific business development and expansion. We are very excited about being here for your annual
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Stefon Pettigrew
Founder, Consultant & Creative Thinker
KBF Marketing

If delivering results were a person, you would find Stefon Pettigrew. This New York native is a creative thinker that takes pride in his name and in the work that he stands behind. He is very personable, passionate, committed, and fears failure. When working with Stefon, his overall objective is to ensure that his clients have met their overall marketing goals

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William “Bill” Spruill
Co-founder and CEO
Global Data Consortium (GDC)

Co-founder and CEO of Global Data Consortium (GDC). GDC is a Raleigh based provider of global digital identity verification for individuals and businesses though its Worldview platform. Customers include Amazon, Mercado Libre, DHL Global, Stripe and Tipalti.

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William J. Milton, Jr.
Financial Advisor
Oak Capital Management, LLC/Equitable Advisors

My secrets to success are: always to put God first, treat others like you want to be treated and never give up!

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