Justworks x BENYC

Scaling Your Business by Building Your Team

Wednesday, Nov 17, 2021  |  5:00pm EST  |  online
BE NYC: Scaling Your Business by Building Your Team

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About the Event

Now that you've hired your first employees, how do you make sure you are able to retain them? Join Justworks and BE NYC in a discussion with 2 Black founders who will share their truthful and honest stories on getting and keeping staff. They will help you with best practices on ensuring your newly hired employees have all they need and how to make sure you have the right team around you to continue growing your business.

Speakers

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Ashley Walden Davis
Founder & Executive Director at Unlock Creative Coaching & Management Solutions LLC

Unlock Creative is a social enterprise whose mission is to nurture, grow, and sustain Black creative leadership. Ashley Walden Davis is the Founder and Executive Director of Unlock Creative LLC and currently serves as the President of the National Black Women’s creative cooperative and a Lecturer at CalState Longbeach. Ashley is a proven leader, change agent, and visionary. Ashley has years of experience in nonprofit management and community-based arts business administration. She is driven by authenticity and a love of people.

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Chris Colbert
CEO and Founder at DCP Entertainment

DCP Entertainment is a media platform for underrepresented voices, including people of color, women, the LGBTQ+ community, and other overlooked communities. He began his career at SiriusXM helping create Jamie Foxx’s comedy & music channel, The Foxxhole. Having worked with names like Jamie Foxx, Joy-Ann Reid, Zak Levitt, Andrew Jenks, ESSENCE, PEOPLE, Crooked Media, Sports Illustrated, the United Negro College Fund, and The White House, Chris specializes in documentaries, media partnerships and content development. With a passion for connecting audiences with innovative and inspiring content, Chris founded DCP Entertainment; a place to bring together audio and visual storytelling.