Artists and Entrepreneurs Series
The Artists and Entrepreneurs Series was developed in 2011. This highly innovative program exposes girls to diverse artists and nontraditional entrepreneurs who have leveraged the love of their craft into business ventures. The series was initially funded by the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. – Educational Advancement Foundation. Past speakers for the Artists & Entrepreneurs Series include Rhavyn Drummer, Casting Director for Tyler Perry Studios; Jeron Ward, Grammy-nominated producer, Stankonia Studios; Charlton “CP The Artist” Palmer– Visual artist, photographer, Chloe and Halle Bailey, winners of Disney’s Next Big Thing and signed to Beyonce’s Parkwood Entertainment.