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BLK_hack feat. “Hair and Beauty Disrupt”

November 27, 2017 6:30 pm @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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BLK hack is a startup network that is engaged in the latest business, technology news and curator of black digital culture. The company helps African American entrepreneurs and people of color grow, nurture, and scale their businesses by providing access to an engaged and supportive entrepreneurial ecosystem. BLK hack is committed to innovating the solutions for creating more Inclusion and diversity Globally for startups, minority entrepreneurs, innovators, and technology enthusiasts.

This month’s event is focused on creating diversity in the hair and beauty industry as well as using technology to scale and build businesses. We are using this platform and topic to target potential barbers and beauticians as well as potential clientele/ customers. This is a curated conversation to show how technology and the hair and beauty industry collide. We have picked an excellent group of speakers to discuss the struggles of building and managing a business and how using technology has helped to evolve their journeys. We want to educate our audience on the process it takes to launch a startup but also the process of doing business right.


6:30pm – 7:00pm – Networking

7:00pm – 8:30pm Panel discussion and Q&A

8:30pm – 9:00pm – Networking/ Wrap up



Ricardo Grant- Founder CrownMob

CrownMob is a digital resource connecting consumers to ethnic hair creatives and retailers



Sean Black- Founder of CAREcutz


CAREcutz is an innovative hair care service catering to the disabilities community. We facilitate a customized salon experience with our clients’ needs in mind. In addition we provide reliable, quality transportation services for our clients to get to and from our salon locations.

Karen Coleman – Owner Syenrgi Salon


Karen Gary Coleman has been transforming heads for over 25 years. From Uzuri Street to Karen Michaels and now Synergi Salon, Karen has mentored hundreds of Stylists and pioneered the hair industry as a leader in hair care. Karen’s passion is healthy, relaxer free hair that has the versatility to be worn straight or curly.


November 27, 2017 6:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Royal Rhino Club
993 North 4th Street
Columbus,OH43201United States
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