Winners Announced for The OBWS Black Entrepreneur of The Year Awards, presented by Snapchat
Black owned business directory and resource platform Official Black Wall Street partnered with Snapchat awarding three prizes: The OBWS Entrepreneur of The Year, The OBWS Innovator of The Year, The OBWS Social Entrepreneur of The Year titles and a total of $30,000 to Black founders
By: Official Black Wall Street
The OBWS Black Entrepreneur of The Year presented by Snapchat $15,000
Dawn Dickson from PopCom. PopCom equips entrepreneurs and brands with future-ready retail solutions that allow rapid retail expansion, incredible customer experiences, and powerful sales data.
The OBWS Black Innovator of The Year $10,000
Krystal Banner from Kaleidadope. Kaleidadope is a woman-owned and operated business that specializes in stationery, self-published decks & designs inspired by color & culture.
The OBWS Black Social Entrepreneur of The Year $5,000
Pernell Cezar & Rod Johnson from BLK & Bold Specialty Beverages. BLK & Bold was created with a desire to make purpose popular and equip young people with tools to live their best lives by turning a daily ritual, enjoying a cup of coffee & tea, into giving back. BLK & Bold pledges 5% of its profits to initiatives sustaining youth programming, workforce development, and eradicating homelessness.
To learn more about the winners visit http://awards.officialblackwallstreet.com/
The OBWS Black Entrepreneur of The Year Awards returns next year with open submissions in July 2021.
About Official Black Wall Street,
Founded by Mandy Bowman in 2016, Official Black Wall Street(OBWS)
Learn more by visiting OfficialBlackwallstreet.com follow @OBWSapp on Twitter and @OfficialBlackWallStreet on all other social media channels.
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