The State of Black Business

Ken Harris, Ph.D.

Damon Lester

Adrienne Trimble

Ken Harris, Ph.D. - President and CEO, National Business League, Inc.

Damon Lester - President, National Association of Minority Automobile Dealers

Adrienne Trimble - President and CEO, National Minority Supplier Development Council

MODERATOR: Damon Autry - Writer, Researcher, Diversity and Inclusion Consultant

Damon Autry (moderator)

Panel Time:

9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. (E.S.T.)
Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020

PANEL THEME: “Reimagining the Promise of African American Entrepreneurship”

This panel will pinpoint the most pressing issues facing African American entrepreneurs, while also highlighting the ways in which they can avoid such potential obstacles. It will also delve into the importance of improving access to capital, strengthening relationships with banking institutions, succession planning, and other important topics.