Octaiviea Renee, former Board Secretary, is the first program graduate to serve as President.
A shortlist of businesses you can support today.
Representation matters. That is a statement that Chevon lives by when showcasing her work through the Refuge Outdoor Festival.
Our mission is to increase access and reduce barriers to small business ownership, and we know that racism and systemic bias presents a significant barrier for Black business owners and other people of color.
Ventures and The Riveter are hosting a happy hour and panel discussion with LGBTQ+ founders on how they built their businesses on June 25th.
"I worked in the industry for several years as a mechanic and hated what I saw. People were taken advantage of and lied to...I loved fixing cars but couldn’t stay in an industry with this landscape so I quit…and started daydreaming about how I could do it better."
Jaime Mendez is more than a Ventures entrepreneur. He's a triple threat.
Ventures' Board Secretary and entrepreneur, Octaiviea Renée, shares with us the importance of Black History Month.
Last year, we celebrated the 10 Year Anniversary of our Latino program by hosting an event that featured eight Latino businesses. That night, one of those businesses gave us a letter.
Doolie’s African salsa contains a unique signature blend of fresh, local ingredients including coconut, jalapeños,...