Blaze Your Own Trail

Thu, Mar 11, 2021, 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm EST

To Be Announced

11 Mar

About the Event

“Blaze Your Own Trail: Intrapreneurship to Entrepreneurship”

The Metro New York & Dallas Fort-Worth Chapters of the National Black MBA Association

Celebrating Women’s History Month

“Blaze Your Own Trail: Intrapreneurship to Entrepreneurship”

Date: Thursday, March 11

Time: 7PM EST / 6PM CST

Strategies for Black Women to Effectively Move from A Corporate Career to Entrepreneurship in various industries

featuring

  • Natasha Bansgopaul, MBA, Co-Founder & COO, DarcMatter
  • MiShon Landry, CDP, CEO, Culture Consultants

Moderated by:

  • Cherice J. Williams, MBA, NBMBAA DFW Chapter, President

Also featuring breakout sessions in various industries for specific recommendations and tips to move into entrepreneurship.

RSVP at www.ticketfalcon.com/blackwomen

For more information, please email [email protected]

About Natasha Bansgopaul, MBA, Co-Founder & COO, DarcMatter

Natasha Bansgopaul, MBA,

Natasha Bansgopaul Co-Founder and COO FinTech, Blockchain, and Digital Assets

DarcMatter, Konstellation, & VegaX Holdings

https://www.linkedin.com/in/natbans/ https://DarcMatter.com/ https://konstellation.tech/ https://vegaxholdings.com/

As the Co-Founder and COO of DarcMatter (DM), Konstellation, and VegaX Holdings, Natasha is an experienced fintech, marketing, strategy, and M&A professional with over 10+ years of demonstrated leadership through key strategic roles at Fortune100 companies. She is the founder of three fintech companies and significantly increased the platform’s assets under management to over $7.0 Bn, with users from over 65+ countries

Natasha holds an MBA from The Pennsylvania State University, and has successfully led her companies to secure numerous awards globally such as, “Startup of the Year,” NextMoney Global FinTech Finals, HFM Technology “Best FinTech Solution for Hedge Funds”, and “Best Blockchain Technology.

Provider” in the 2019 Wealth Management.com Industry Awards. Most recently, Natasha was selected as a 2021 White House Presidential Innovation Fellow (PIF), a fellowship for leading technologists in the United States, where she is detailed to NIST (National Institute for Standards and Technology).

She has received notable recognition from various prestigious organizations and media publications, demonstrating the significant impact she is making within the financial technology industry as a female pioneer. Of note, she has been featured in FastCompany, Black Enterprise, Korea Times, Essence, and ThriveGlobal, in addition to being awarded the distinguished honor of “Female Executive of the Year” and “Female Entrepreneur of the Year” from The Stevies organization. In 2020, Natasha was recognized by her alma mater for the prestigious honor as The Pennsylvania State University’s 2020 Alumni Achievement Honoree, recognizing remarkable achievements from alumni 35 years and younger. She is also a distinguished international keynote speaker, having accepted invites to present at financial services, fintech, and blockchain conferences throughout Asia and the United States.

Natasha is currently focused on using her experience in fintech to build the next generation of investment strategies and indices with digital asset management firm, VegaX Holdings: The ‘BlackRock’ of Digital Assets. With a passion for learning, business development, diversity and inclusion, financial literacy, and technology, Natasha continues to pioneer the need for change in the financial services industry via fintech solutions.


About MiShon Landry, CDP, CEO, Culture Consultants

MiShon Landry, CDP, CEO, Culture Consultants


MiShon Landry, CDP is a Certified Diversity Professional and CEO of the Inclusive Leadership Institute and Culture Consultants located in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Culture Consultants is a strategic firm and the consulting arm of Inclusive Leadership Institute, which is designed to bridge the ever-increasing gap between Inclusion and Leadership.  

As CEO, MiShon is a Diversity Champion with over a decade of people, program, project management and entrepreneurial expertise. Recently named as one of the 2019 Great Women of Texas, Women of Influence for her accomplishments in business, civic and community, MiShon is also faith and family oriented. MiShon specializes in the following subject-matter consulting, leadership development, and training: Cultural Competency,  D&I for the Boardroom and Executive Leadership , ERG & BRG and Diversity Councils , Implicit & Explicit Bias , Inclusive + Equitable™ Leadership , Racial Equity , and Seat at the Table, Empowering Women.


Dallas-Ft. Worth Chapter | NBMBAA
Metro New York Chapter  | NBMBAA
Location

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Date and Time

Thu, Mar 11, 2021, 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm EST

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Tickets

DFW Chapter Member

Member of the Dallas-Ft. Worth Chapter of the National Black MBA Association

Sale ends Thu, Mar 11, 2021, 7:00 pm EST
Free
NYBLACKMBA Member

Member of the Metro New York Chapter of the National Black MBA Association

Sale ends Thu, Mar 11, 2021, 6:30 pm EST
Free
Non-NBMBAA Member

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Organizer

The Metro New York Chapter of the National Black MBA Association

The Metro New York Chapter of the NBMBAA’s mission is to lead in the creation of economic and intellectual wealth for the Metro New York African-American Community.

Organizer

The Metro New York Chapter of the National Black MBA Association

The Metro New York Chapter of the NBMBAA’s mission is to lead in the creation of economic and intellectual wealth for the Metro New York African-American Community.