The Startup Admin
27 Oct 2017

On the Road With ‘Shark Tank’ 2017: Meet the CEO of The Startup Admin

Executive Assistant turned CEO La Donna Higgins pitches her solution for startup professional services at a Shark Tank casting call in Oakland, CA For the ninth stop of the nationwide Shark Tank Diversity Tour, the casting team for ABC’s Shark Tank visited Oakland, California,...
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17 Oct 2016

Millennial Week 2016 – Just the Facts: Challenges & Solutions for Millennial Entrepreneurs Recap

On October 13, 2016 I moderated the Millennial Week “Just the Facts: Challenges & Solutions for Millennial Entrepreneurs” Session at 1776 with Carol Cone on Purpose Founding Partner Elizabeth Davis, BAE App Co-Founder & CMO Justin Gerrard, Wells Fargo VP Kayla...
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17 Oct 2016

Millennial Week 2016 – Bootstrapping, Crowdsourcing & Backing Your Startup Recap

On October 12, 2016 I moderated the Millennial Week Bootstrapping, Crowdsourcing, & Backing Your Startup session at 1776 with Nicecream CEO Sandra Tran; Cofound/Harlem Founder John Matos, and Ben Bruce, Small Business Leader at Wells Fargo #MWDC16 [View the story...
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08 Mar 2016

Shark Tank Tour 2016 – Miami

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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17 Nov 2014

My Brother’s Keeper Hackathon #MBKHack

  On November 14, 2014  technologists, developers, designers, community leaders, policy experts, parents, and more gathered in Philadelphia  for the first My Brother’s Keeper Hackathon #MBKHack.   The event, powered by Qeyno Labs, and sponsored by #YesWeCode, MSNBC,...
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01 Nov 2014

Guest Lecture: Consumer Behavior – Ryan Leslie v. Soulja Boy

  This week, I had the opportunity to guest lecture in the COM 370, Publicity and Media Relations class at Trinity Washington University #funtimes. Guest lecturing tonight on consumer behavior at Trinity University. #analytics #Comms A photo posted by Brando...
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