Posted by: Tampa Bay Chamber on Monday, March 14, 2022

MBA Cohort Spotlights - November 2021

Congratulations to Cohorts '20 and '21 on completion of the Minority Business Accelerator Program! 

Pictured: Cohort '20 Chair, Colette Glover-Hannah, Founder, Hannah's Shoebox, Envision Construction Services, OHC Environmental Engineering

Cohort '21 Chair, Ralph Garcia, RGA Advisory, Buyer's Point, Ice Cold Air, Jerel McCants Architecture, Versa Tile & Marble

'22 Cohort member, Best Employment Solutions, has been selected to receive an Opportunities for All Business Assistance Funds Grant by the Sarasota Chamber. 

The Opportunities For All (OFA) program is a two part program.  Designed to serve as a help desk/navigator for small and minority-owned businesses to help business grow as well as assist with pairing interns with local companies in the Sarasota/Manatee region. Small grants and funding will be available to help these small businesses grow and thrive in the community. This initiative is funded by a grant from the Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation.

Congratulations to Cohort '22 member, One Day Came, Inc., for being selected to participate in the Comcast RISE Marketing Program, which includes a 90-day slot for networks such as CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and many of the other major news outlets. EffectiveTV joined in by providing marketing and advertising consultants throughout a 90-day period.

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