The Entrepreneur Pop Up features local entrepreneurs who turned their lifestyles into profitable, bill-playing businesses. Sip + shop with your favorite go-getters and enjoy an intimate Q+A and refreshments.
FOUNDER OF THE PLUG DAILY
Sherrell Dorsey is a noted technology journalist and social entrepreneur. She is founder of daily tech newsletter, ThePLUG, where she leads content strategy, business partnerships, and growth of the only newsletter dedicated to highlighting the significant voices of black founders and business leaders in the news. She also serves as WCCB TV’s tech expert and hosts an inclusive quarterly technology event series called #BLKTECHCLT. Sherrell is currently pursuing a Masters of Science degree in Data Journalism at Columbia University.
FOUNDER OF EAT, WORK, PLAY CHARLOTTE
Davon Bailey is the founder of Eat.Work.Play 24/7 (EWP), a media platform that bridges the gap between local businesses and the millennials. He officially launched Eat.Work.Play (EWP) in September of 2015 through City Startup Labs, an incubator program focused on helping young African American men become self-employed entrepreneurs. The business is really an extension of something Bailey has done since high school – connect different social circles to one another and to worthwhile organizations in his community. He does all this while climbing the ladder at Bank of America.
FOUNDER OF HAPPY,HEALTHY, AND ALMOST WEALTHY
Elle Mason created Happy, Healthy and Almost Wealthy because she is deeply passionate about using science to help ambitious young women learn how to start living their absolute best lives, and achieve their peak success by prioritizing self-care, and working to build a life abundant with happiness, health and wealth. Learn more at happyhealthyandalmostwealthy.com