Eye of the Entrepreneur


Miko Branch is the co-founder and CEO of Miss Jessie’s LLC. She is celebrated for transforming the hair-care industry by pioneering an entirely new category of products specifically for natural and curly hair. She was featured on the cover of Women’s Wear Daily and appeared on the cover of Beauty Inc. as a trailblazer, and Ebony listed her as one of its Power 100 Innovators and Influencers. Miko continues to develop innovative, original and effective solutions for curly hair needs and she has acquired numerous accolades as a result of her remarkable tenacity. Richard Chance is an evangelist for education and entrepreneurship. He is the founder and CEO of i2 Labs and i2 Labs Academy, a bootcamp school for cybersecurity and web development. He is also the Chief Innovation Officer for the Lynx Companies, a conglomerate of companies operating in real estate holdings and development, education, healthcare, technology, and financial sectors. He believes opportunities for wealth building has never been more accessible than present day due to technology. Tamara Phillippeaux is a 20 year veteran in the multimedia company, starting with her family the longest running Afro-Caribbean news and media company. She serves as CEO of IslandTV