The Art of Business (Virtual) Panel: A Celebration of African American Entrepreneurs

A panel discussion with local African American entrepreneurs on the process of following their passion and establishing a business in Southeast Michigan.

Moderated by Jasmin DeForrest, each panelist will discuss the motivations, challenges, and joys of being in business. Join Us and Be Inspired!


  • Asia Hamilton // Norwest Gallery
  • Alexis Sims // Leaf Me Co.
  • Roland Coit // Burn Rubber Sneaker Boutique
  • Yolanda Williams // CREAM Blends



Black History Month at the DIA is generously supported by Arn & Nancy Tellem and additional support is provided by TD Bank.

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