Solving Problems and Building Teams Through Entrepreneurship

Dawn Dickson-Akpoghene became the first female founder to raise 1 million dollars through crowdfunding. Additionally, she is the founder of PopCom, Flat Out of Heels, and several other businesses.

Dawn shares her views on entrepreneurship, her first foray into building her businesses, and the difference between crowdfunding & boot strapping. In addition, she communicates all her favorite programs that will help anyone start a business and the value of networking with people you know today.

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.