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5TH ANNUAL
VIRGINIA BLACK BUSINESS
EXPO & CONFERENCE

AUTOMATE, ACCELERATE AND INNOVATE YOUR BUSINESS

Join Us to Celebrate National Black Business Month
Hyatt Regency - Crystal City
August 2-4, 2024

About the Virginia Black Business Expo & Conference
 

From August 2-4 the most exhilarating business event of the year—the 5th Annual Virginia Black Business Expo and Conference! This year's theme, Automate, Accelerate, and Innovate, promises a weekend packed with unparalleled networking and a two-day exhibitor showcase with over 100 black-owned businesses.

 

Whether you are a professional shopper, a seasoned entrepreneur, or just starting your new venture, the Virginia Black Business Expo and Conference is an opportunity to learn, grow, and take your business to new heights. Mark your calendar and prepare for a weekend that will inspire and empower you to automate, accelerate, and innovate like never before!

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GRIT & GROWTH:
POWER PITCH

Interested in Pitching?
 

If you plan on attending this year’s Automate, Accelerate & Innovate Business Expo & Conference. Sign up for your chance to pitch and win! Pitch your business in 90 seconds and advance to the next in-person round for a chance to win up to $5,000.

Upload your pitch, a 90-second video telling us about your business and how a grant could serve you, along with proof of purchase of your conference.

If selected, you will present your pitch in person, live from the Business Conference, for an opportunity to win first, second, or third place grant prizes. The Automate, Accelerate, and Innovate Business Conference will take place on Saturday, August 3, 2024. The Pitch competition will begin at 3pm. 

AUTOMATE, ACCELERATE AND INNOVATE YOUR BUSINESS

BUSINESS EXPO & CONFERENCE TICKETS

All tickets include Free Entry into the Melanin Marketplace on Saturday & Sunday. A shopping and learning experience featuring over 85 Vendors and Exhibitors on both Saturday and Sunday.

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BUSINESS EXPO & CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

BOOK YOUR WEEKEND STAY

Book your discounted room and stay for the entire weekend! Immerse yourself in an unparalleled opportunity to network with influential entrepreneurs, gain valuable insights from industry leaders, and participate in transformative workshops tailored to elevate your business.

AUTOMATE, ACCELERATE AND INNOVATE YOUR BUSINESS

THANK YOU SPONSORS

Join us in creating a transformative experience and demonstrate your commitment to fostering prosperity and innovation. Your support will enhance the event's quality and reach and position your brand as a champion of economic empowerment and community growth.

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