This week on Street Beat, host Rob Stone from 99.5 WYCD finds out how local entrepreneurs can start or grow a business.
First, Communications Chair Rasheda Williams and Vice President Michelle Fisher from the Michigan Association for Female Entrepreneurs are here to talk about their upcoming Women Entrepreneurs Conference.
Then, Tom Scott, the Senior Vice President of Communications and Marketing for the Michigan Retailers Association, explains various programs designed to increase business for Michigan-based retailers.
Next, Executive Director Fay Beydoun and Founder Ahmad Chebbani from the American Arab Chamber of Commerce explain how it is impacting the American Arab business community.
Finally, ACT-SO is the NAACP’s Afro Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics Program. LaToya Henry, Chairperson for the Detroit Branch ACT-SO program, and Kamilia Landrum, Special Projects Coordinator at the NAACP Detroit Branch, explain the program and its upcoming entrepreneurship workshop.
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