In this episode, Jamaican American Tech Entrepreneur Georgie-Ann Getton-McKoy discusses The Art of The Start: Finding Your Way As An Entrepreneur.
Georgie-Ann is the founder of Illicit Mind, a company that helps entrepreneurs maneuver their way through the entrepreneurial ecosystem. They focus on entrepreneurs who don’t fit into the societal characteristics of an “average entrepreneur”; specifically people of color, women and immigrants. Their mission is to increase the success rate of new diverse entrepreneurs.
We discuss the 3 phases of entrepreneurship and membership at Illicit Mind:
- Curious Caterpillar
- Courageous Cocoon
- Creative Butterfly
The Art of The Start focuses on the millennial Caribbean American who is a Curious Caterpillar. We discuss their challenges, advantages and resources available to them.
Georgie-Ann is also the founder of Caribbeans In Tech an Illicit Mind initiative whose mission is to develop, educate and create allies for Caribbeans in Technology.
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