Date: September 26, 2017
Location: Creative Colony
Who's Invited: Everyone
Silver Spring and the DC metropolitan area has one of the largest concentration of continental African immigrants and second generation in the country. What business opportunities exist in working with them?
Samuel Suraphel is founder of Mansa Colabs, LLC, an advisory that serves startups, expanding private and social enterprises. He has more 16 years experience in entrepreneurship, technology services and program management, with a particular focus on the African region. Previously, Mr. Suraphel has led the Africa expansion of the Microsoft Build Your Business Entrepreneurship course, developed business toolkits for youth, managed large EdTech projects in Tanzania, and developed smartphone applications that provide geo-heritage information about African-American history and culturesites.