28 Jan 2017

President Trump’s Best Bet With Communities of Color

Supporting minority-owned and operated businesses may be his best opportunity to successfully engage communities of color In his inaugural address, President Trump said, “We, the citizens of America, are now joined in a great national effort to rebuild our country and to restore...
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31 Aug 2016

The Stark Reality about Entrepreneurs of Color

The stark reality about entrepreneurs of color is that their brilliance, ingenuity, and grit are boundless. Values Partnerships leads a nationwide casting tour focused on bringing more diverse ideas and voices to ABC’s hit show Shark Tank. In 2016, we hosted 12 casting calls in...
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24 Jun 2016

Shark Tank Tour 2016 – DC

In 7 seasons, ABC's Shark Tank has empowered entrepreneurs to strike over $70M in deals, and wowed viewers across the country. After a successful 2015 casting tour, I am leading a nationwide casting tour with Values Partnerships focused on bringing more diverse ideas and voices...
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08 Mar 2016

Shark Tank Tour 2016 Storify

Now in Season 7, ABC’s Shark Tank has provided critical support for entrepreneurs, and wowed viewers across the country. After a successful casting tour in 2015,  I am working with Values Partnerships to lead a nationwide tour focused on bringing more diverse ideas and voices to...
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27 Jul 2015

Shark Tank Tour – San Francisco

On July 22nd we brought the casting team for ABC’s Shark Tank to San Francisco, California for the sixth and final stop in a nationwide tour focused on bringing more diverse ideas and voices to the show. Values Partnerships hosted an all day casting event at the Nasdaq...
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13 Jul 2015

Shark Tank Tour – Philly/NAACP

On July 11th we brought the casting team for ABC’s Shark Tank to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the fifth stop in a nationwide tour focused on bringing more diverse ideas and voices to the show. Values Partnerships hosted an all day casting event at the National Association for...
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10 May 2015

Shark Tank Tour 2015 Storify

For 6 seasons, ABC's Shark Tank has provided critical support for entrepreneurs, and wowed viewers across the country. In 2015, I joined Values Partnerships in organizing a nationwide tour focused on bringing more diverse ideas and voices to the show.
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10 May 2015

Shark Tank Tour – Detroit

On April 22nd we brought the casting team for ABC’s Shark Tank to Detroit, Michigan for the fourth  stop in a nationwide tour focused on bringing more diverese ideas and voices to the show. Values Partnerships joined Hajj Flemings and Brand Camp University in hosting an all...
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03 May 2015

Shark Tank Tour – Atlanta

On April 13th we brought the casting team for ABC’s Shark Tank to Atlanta, Georgia for the third  stop in a nationwide tour focused on bringing more diverse ideas and voices to the show. I joined the Values Partnerships team in hosting four events with number of partners in...
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26 Apr 2015

Shark Tank Tour – DC

 On April 11th we brought the casting team for ABC’s Shark Tank to Washington, D.C. for the second  stop in a nationwide tour focused on bringing more diverese ideas and voices to the show. I joined the Values Partnerships team in hosting three events with number of...
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