As we look back on the month of June, we wanted to recap by sharing a major highlight we came away with. Juneteenth is a time in which we observe and celebrate black culture. That is exactly what we and several other black-owned businesses were able to come together for a few weeks back. This pop up shop, a special curated Juneteenth event allowed us to get back out amongst the community for the first time since the pre-pandemic days.
During Black History Month 2021, we had the opportunity to link up with Indianapolis Entrepreneur, Anthony Murdock II and Toyota for the first stop on the #LetsGoPlaces: The Otherside of America tour. This tour highlights small, black-owned businesses across the country.
2020 has been a year… one that nobody could have predicted. There were peaks and a tremendous amount of valleys. Although this year did not go as we initially planned it to, we have become very comfortable with the idea of pivoting. We are currently planning for a big 2021, but before we move into that we thought it would be important to share some reflection on 3 defining moments that shaped our 2020.
When it comes to The New Rich, Jide is an example this lifestyle in a combination of ways. He has completed stints at various tech companies across Silicon Valley, (Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat, Cisco, and Intuit). Beyond anything, he stays true to himself while keeping happiness at the forefront and that is what we consider rich. Check out his story here!