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Ask Me Anything – Kwame Anku, Entrepreneur, Investor, and Speaker
September 21, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Event Type: Presentation,Professional Development,Student Activity
The Carlsen Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship presents "Ask Me Anything," featuring Kwame Anku, CEO and Chairman of the Black Star Fund, an early stage innovation fund.. This event will highlight Kwame's journey of being an entrepreneur, investor, and speaker.
Prior to the Black Star Fund, Kwame co-founded and served as Principal of the Black Angel Tech Fund, a pioneering fund that focused on capitalizing Black technology entrepreneurs. Kwame has worked extensively in business development and media marketing for over two decades.
Kwame has appeared on numerous national television and radio programs including CNN, MSNBC, BBC Worldwide, SiriusXM, & National Public Radio. He has spoken extensively around the United States encouraging diverse audiences to think differently about social inclusion and technology. His work garnered two invitations to the Obama White House to share ideas and best practices with leaders from around the United States. He is a mentor for both the AT&T Aspire Accelerator and Founder Institute Sacramento.