b&b146 How MEDA helps minority entrepreneurs build wildly successful companies
(Happy Pi Day everyone!) We have a special episode for you this week. We sat down with President and CEO of MEDA, Gary Cunningham and Dedrick Asante-Muhammad of the CFED to talk more about equal entrepreneur opportunities for people of color.
Meda provides business consulting, access to capital, and market opportunities for minority entrepreneurs. In 2015, Meda served 514 customers through our combined service offerings and helped minority businesses secure $94.4 million in contracts. Since its beginning in 1971, Meda has helped more than 20,000 entrepreneurs of color and assisted in the start-up of more than 550 businesses.
Take a listen for more advice and tips to take your business to the next level!
Music featured in this episode:
Climbing Up feat. King RA & Paro (Split Prophets)
Upon a Star – Baldi
Livin Alive- Foreign Aid
Gary’s twitter: @Khaaliss2
Meda’s website: Meda.net
Check out the video here: https://youtu.be/uPLXT8WJmsU
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