WASHINGTON – SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet, Broderick Johnson, Special Assistant to President Obama and Cabinet Secretary, and SBA’s My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) Millennial Entrepreneur Champion Mike Muse will bring together millennials at the world famous Apollo Theater in New York on Tuesday. On the third day of National Small Business Week they will host a finale of the MBK Millennial Entrepreneurs Video Series and lead a conversation focused on moving millennial entrepreneurship forward.
In a detailed news release Thursday, the U.S. Business Administration announced the lineup for The Finale: SBA’s MBK “Biz My Way” Millennial Entrepreneurs Video Series Live at the Apollo Theater, which will include a panel of the series’ entrepreneurs showcased in the video series. In addition, Cabinet Secretary Broderick Johnson, Chair of the My Brother’s Keeper Task Force, will be in attendance to deliver remarks on behalf of President Barack Obama and to discuss the MBK Initiative and its impact on young people, especially young men of color.
Media are invited to attend the event. Panelists will be made available for interviews.
WHO: SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet
Obama Cabinet Secretary Broderick Johnson
MBK Millennial Entrepreneur Champion Mike Muse
WHAT: The Finale: SBA’s MBK “Biz My Way” Millennial Entrepreneurs
Video Series Live
WHERE: The Apollo Theater – Soundstage
253 West 125th Street
New York, NY 10027
*Confirmed media will receive instructions on the media entrance.
WHEN: 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. EDT
Agenda: (Subject to change)
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Doors Open
6:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Networking
7:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Opening & Welcome Remarks
7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Program
8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Reception
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