PHOENIX, Dec. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Millionaire Mastermind Academy is awarding $25,000 in investments to six early-stage women entrepreneurs. Over 1,100 attendees from Zoom and Facebook live platforms tuned in to the second annual Entrepreneur Summit, held virtually on December 14. Funds will go toward women-owned startups to help increase their business ventures. In addition, all attendees received increased business knowledge relevant to the pandemic and beyond.
Key takeaways from the summit consisted of the empowerment and recovery from COVID-19 through various speeches by experts including: Founder of Millionaire Mastermind Academy Dr. Velma Trayham, CEO of American Landmark Joe Lubeck, Founder and CEO of Arc Business Solutions Amy Reese, and more.
To qualify for the seed fund, attendees had to complete a 13-week accelerator, the Pioneer Entrepreneur Program, that included the creation of an in-depth business plan, economic empowerment workshops, meetings with MMA mentors every week and more. Mentors consisted of C-level execs and seasoned business professionals. The goal of the program is to accelerate the growth of African American early-stage startups through top tier programming, mentorship and business development.
"We are thrilled to be able to provide such value to all attendees of the Entrepreneurship Summit and for the ability to support business owners across the nation," said Dr.Velma Trayham, founder of the Millionaire Mastermind Academy.
"I appreciate the work Millionaire Mastermind Academy is doing. Now more than never we need to uplift the growth of businesses, especially minority owned businesses. The City of Tempe is dedicated to creating an environment that encourages equal opportunities and organizations like Millionaire Mastermind Academy are an incredible partner in this effort," said Mayor of Tempe, Corey Woods.
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Sponsored by: American Landmark, Country Financial, Herozona Foundation, Thinkzilla Consulting, Icare Technology Geeks, and Ecoco.
About Millionaire Mastermind Academy
The Millionaire Mastermind Academy is a 501(c)-3, nonprofit organization whose mission is to educate and support the growth of women-owned business enterprises, thereby strengthening the economic impact in their community. We have mentored more than 5000 women through our programs. For more information visit millionairemastermindacademy.org.
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