Zainab Johnson on Being Paid Through Your Art

Zainab is an American stand-up comedian and actress. She is best known as a semi-finalist on Last Comic Standing, Amazon’s Upload, and host of 100 Humans on Netflix.

She discusses her journey through stand-up comedy, finding her voice, committing to her authentic self, navigating through a male-dominated field, and the power of advocating for yourself.

About the Host

Tanya Sam

Tech savvy businesswoman Tanya Sam is the Director of Partnerships at TechSquare Labs, a technology startup hub and venture capital fund. Since 2016, TechSquare Labs has invested in over 30 companies and those companies have raised over $300 million dollars in venture capital and generated over $100 million dollars in revenue.

She is passionate about creating pathways to bring more women and minorities into business and technology.

Learn more about Tanya.